FFS Cup

The latest FFS Members Cup fixtures and results

A Premier League title, European qualification places and a relegation spot are on the line in Gameweek 38 but more important than all of that (citation needed) is the final of the FFS Members Cup.

A total of 256 Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers, and many more beyond that in qualifying, have been whittled down to just two as we gear up for the final weekend.

A total of £300-worth of prizes is on offer in this tournament, with a full breakdown towards the bottom of this article.

RESULTS AND DRAW

The results for the semi-finals can be viewed here.

The semi-final between glennloite and Chaballer looked like a real humdinger, as it ended in an 86-all draw; Chaballer progressed due to his superior overall rank.

However, victory was assured for our first finalist as early as last Sunday, as both managers picked exactly the same starting XI on their Free Hit!

The all-top-10k clash between **Farke Life** and Peteski went the way of the former, who triumphed by 102-83.

Again, both managers activated their Free Hit, with nine out of the 11 selected starters identical.

**Farke Life**’s win was effectively all to do with the captaincy, with the victor backing Richarlison (£7.6m) with the armband. Peteski, by contrast, made Danny Ings (£7.7m) his skipper.

Both Chaballer and **Farke Life** revert to their non-Free Hit sides in Gameweek 38, and here’s how those squads looked respectively in Gameweek 36:

The two managers shared six starters in Gameweek 36.

It’ll be interesting to see what our finalists do with Mohamed Salah (£13.1m) given that they already own Son Heung-min (£11.2m), while much-feared rotation from Thomas Tuchel could be really key given that four Chelsea players are owned across the two squads.

Defeated semi-finalists glennloite and Peteski now contest the third-place play-off for a podium finish.

HOW DO THE CUP COMPETITIONS WORK?

The FFS Cup is very similar to the Fantasy Premier League’s own cup game.

Entrants who qualify for the first round were randomly drawn against each other and the winner of the tie is whoever has the highest score from that Gameweek, minus points spent on transfers (like in the original game and in head-to-head scores).

In the event of a draw, the manager highest in the overall FPL rankings after the tie will progress.

WHAT IS THE GAMEWEEK SCHEDULE?

The FFS Cup competition will be played out according to the following proposed Gameweek schedule:

  • Qualifying – Gameweek 30
  • Round 1 – Gameweek 31
  • Round 2 – Gameweek 32
  • Round 3 – Gameweek 33
  • Round 4 – Gameweek 34
  • Round 5 – Gameweek 35
  • Quarter-Final – Gameweek 36
  • Semi-Finals – Gameweek 37
  • Final and third-place play-off – Gameweek 38

WHEN ARE THE FIXTURES RELEASED?

Where possible, the fixture list for each round will be published before each Gameweek deadline.

PRIZES

Overall Prizes
The prizes for the FFS Cup is as follows:

1st Place: £150 Amazon voucher
2nd Place: £100 Amazon voucher
3rd Place: £50 Amazon voucher


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389 Comments Post a Comment
  1. 1912 F.A Cup Winners
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    Only have T.Silva from Chelsea, do we think he starts???

    1. Salahlulijah
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      Doubt it

      1. 1912 F.A Cup Winners
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        2 months, 28 days ago

        I fear this too, worried about Not having James or Alonso

        1. Salahlulijah
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 28 days ago

          Hard to tell who will start, James could be rested, safeguard his hamstrings!

          1. 1912 F.A Cup Winners
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 28 days ago

            Yeah that’s true too mate, I’ve got TAA, Robbo, Cancelo and Laporte as my other 4 defenders, was going to start Tilva over Laporte but think il just start Laporte instead

  2. amaximoment
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    3 points behind my rival at top! Risky to take a hit but just feel that it's risky potentially sticking with Nketiah/Rich when expect Kane to definitely start and haul against a terrible Norwich defence. Sacrificing Robbo could be worth it.

    A) Robbo + Richarlison > Sessegnon + Kane (-8)
    B) KDB + Richarlison > Bowen + Kane (-8)
    C) Hold

    Ramsdale
    Robbo James Matip
    Maddison Son (C) Saka KDB Mount
    Toney Nketiah
    Foster/Schah/Fofana/Richarlison

    1. Baps hunter
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      Scharr to Sesse and 1st on bench imo. Rested Robbo and KdB can both do well. Hard to justify getting Kane for -8 when Son wants the boot. Robbo assist and CS demands miracles from Kane for example. But anything may naturally happen. So it's your call.

      1. amaximoment
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 27 days ago

        Thanks. I've already swapped Salah to Son so it would be -4 for Sess otherwise would definitely do that. It is a big call!

  3. Buck The Trent
    • 10 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    Who to play?

    A Nketiah
    B Richarlison

    1. Salahlulijah
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      A

  4. Salahlulijah
    • 4 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    80 points clear at top of cash league…surely it’s in the bag?!? I don’t have KDB but have Mahrez and would need -4 to bring him in for Salah. 2nd has KDB, would you do the -4 or just do Salah to Mane? Thanks

    1. MattyW
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      Salah to Mane easy

    2. Futureform
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 28 days ago

      I would do -4 KDB to cover off any risk.

  5. MattyW
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    Who scores more guys?

    A) Vardy and Diaz
    B) Mane and Toney

    1. Salahlulijah
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      I reckon B, but close one

    2. StellaMan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      That is a tough one....
      Just B

    3. MattyW
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      Thx - think this decides my transfers

      1. JabbaWookiee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 27 days ago

        What about Kane + Diaz or Mané + Toney??

  6. No Kane No Gain
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    Who scores more.

    A) Robbo + Toney

    B) Luis Diaz + Sessengnon

    1. Hiiler
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 28 days ago

      A

  7. amaximoment
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 28 days ago

    3 points behind my rival at top! Unconvinced by sticking with Nketiah/Rich - will they even start? Expect Kane to definitely start and haul against a terrible Norwich defence. Sacrificing Robbo/KDB could be worth it?

    A) Robbo + Richarlison > Sessegnon + Kane (-8)
    B) KDB + Richarlison > Bowen + Kane (-8)
    C) Hold

    1. Baps hunter
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 28 days ago

      One post per page please, more is spamming.