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AuthorHot TopicDateReplies

Ragabolly
Price Changes

Risers: Kane (10.9) Son (9.5) Bamford (5.9) Chilwell (5.8) Zouma (5.1) Fallers: Lacazette (8.4) Abraham (7.2) Traoré (6.3) Ighalo (6.2) Sharp (5.7) Ayew (5.7) Henderson (5.3) Wijnaldum (5.3) Lun…

3 hours, 29 mins ago16

Meltens
Allsvenskan DGW25 - Scout picks and a bag of chips

Scout Picks for the Double Gameweek here: https://twitter.com/AllsvFantasy/status/1319618550416408577?s=20 Hope you're all keeping well, don't miss the deadline tomorrow at 13.00 CET. Are you pl…

2 days, 14 hours ago8

Gregor
Pre-deadline A or B questions

What are your last minute decisions on captaincy / transfers / bench / anything else? Post as an A or B question and please answer a few other people after you post yours. Good luck all!

2 days, 14 hours ago158

G-Whizz
GW6 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW6 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/v5amlx (Provided by Betbrain) GW5 clean sheet results SHU: 39% ❌ CHE: 38% ❌ MNU: 37% ❌ TOT: 36% ❌ MCI: 35% ✅ CRY: 32% ❌ LEE: 32% …

2 days, 16 hours ago12

Geoff
GW6 Breakout Players

Who do you think will find form and step up to score big this GW, and why? Maybe someone who hasn't had a double digit score in a while, has a series of no attacking returns, or has very low owner…

2 days, 16 hours ago23

Gregor
Captaincy - Gameweek 6

Mmmmm, Salah. Lovely warm comfy not gonna overthink it this week Mohammed Salah. Home comforts, a favourable fixture against a struggling Sheffield United, penalties to fall back on and I think t…

2 days, 20 hours ago48

wulfranian
James Rodriguez Injury woes

@MrAncelotti says James Rodriguez and Seamus Coleman are set to miss Sunday's game at Southampton. With those two out and Richarlison also out do you think that DCL is still a good pick for this …

3 days, 17 hours ago13

Geoff
Season Ticker updates

Ticker update Drag and Drop functionality is back in the Season Ticker, as well as the ability to remove a Gameweek! Let me know if there are any functionality issues.

3 days, 20 hours ago19

BigManBakar
The Review - Gameweek 5

The Review: GW 5 (Data taken from FFScout with consent) Hi everyone, welcome to “The Review” where I pen my thoughts on the Premier League football played at the weekend: 1) Is it worth keep…

4 days, 7 hours ago18

RedLightning - Multiple Top…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 5

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 5: Marcus Jarman is the new leader of our open-to-all Fantasy Football Scout mini-league (https://fantasy.premierleague.com/leagues/111864/standings/c) (code: 5u…

5 days, 16 hours ago7

AK ⭐
UCL - spreading your funds

The most exciting thing about UCL Fantasy is the different strategies that managers can adopt to play the game. The pool of players is huge and most of them are quality options. Which strategy ar…

5 days, 18 hours ago7

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 6

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 6. Think you have the eye to pick the differentials and form a winning team vs the Scout Picks? We need a Community Champion to represent us…

5 days, 18 hours ago0

Geoff
Gameweek 5 Rough with the Smooth

How was your Gameweek? Were any of your players benched? Did you get any injuries? How did your bench perform? Did your captain return? Tell us your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek 5, here:

5 days, 20 hours ago67

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tonight (Tues) 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast at 8pm tonight. Lots to discuss. Big decisions ahead. And when will all these pricey picks stop scoring?! Feel free to leave your questions for us here

5 days, 20 hours ago22

Gregor
Gameweek 5 Captaincy

It’s a tricky one this week, Spurs Heung-Min Son has been my bus captain for the past two weeks and after sitting out the international break, the highest scoring player in the game will be looki…

8 days, 21 hours ago42

Gregor
We Need To Talk About Kevin

"Kevin is out unfortunately but the rest of the players came back well. I don’t think [Kevin’s injury] is much but he will be out for the next games I think." Kevin De Bruyne has been ruled o…

9 days, 15 hours ago47

Geoff
Allsvenskan GW24 - Scout picks and chips

GW24 Scout Picks are live! https://www.allsvenskan.se/fantasy/fantasy-football-scout-gw24-scout-picks How's your team looking? Captains? Transfers?

9 days, 17 hours ago10

Geoff
UCL Fantasy Comment Section is open

For anyone looking at playing for the first time this year, we're looking to expand our coverage a bit so there should be more to help you get started. Also, having this dedicated UCL chat space w…

9 days, 18 hours ago0

G-Whizz
GW5 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW5 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/v01myq (Provided by Betbrain) GW4 clean sheet results WOL: 51% ✅ LIV: 46% ❌ ARS: 45% ❌ CHE: 43% ✅ EVE: 38% ❌ SOU: 38% ✅ LEI: 36% …

10 days, 8 hours ago7

BigManBakar
GW4 Review

The Review - GW 4 Hi everyone, welcome to “The Review” where I look back on the key numbers of GW 4 with a look ahead to the football to be played after the international break: (Data taken f…

10 days, 8 hours ago24

Geoff
GW5 Breakout Players

Who do you think will find form and step up to score big this GW, and why? Maybe someone who hasn't had a double digit score in a while, has a series of no attacking returns, or has very low owner…

10 days, 14 hours ago28

Lateriser 12
Burning Questions Feedback

Tried a new format with this one. Hope you enjoy it. Looking forward to your feedback. Also side note, will be recording the next episode of The FPL Wire in an hour so should be with you in 2-3 h…

12 days, 16 hours ago28

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 5

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 5. Think you have the eye to pick the differentials and form a winning team vs the Scout Picks? We need a Community Champion to represent us…

12 days, 20 hours ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tonight (Tues) 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast tonight at 8pm Feel free to leave your questions here. Perhaps KDB's 'injury' is on your mind? Spurs captaincy facing an in form West Ham side? Let us know.

12 days, 21 hours ago22

Legomané
Pondering Price Changes

International Break thoughts on Price Changes this season? Anecdotally, these feel a lot more chilled to me than the past couple of seasons. We’ve seen few seismic shifts and the fallers have l…

15 days, 18 hours ago27

HurriKane
Watkins: Want Him or Willing to Wait?

Opening your premier league account with a hattrick against champions Liverpool is incredible What are your thoughts on Watkins? Too early to gamble or worth a punt at 5.9 playing for a very attac…

16 days, 20 mins ago23

Camzy
Wildcarding Wisdom

All of these wildcards will score 100 points... last gameweek. Crazy how reactionary people are and just get in the highest scorers from last week. I'm seeing Cresswell in teams when they have tot…

16 days, 20 hours ago59

RedWolf
Liverpool defence - buy, sell, or hold?

What do you think, ditch Liverpool defence?

17 days, 22 hours ago28

Geoff
Live HOF updated

The Live HOF has been updated! Apologies that this has taken a GW or two longer than most seasons. https://members.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/hall-of-fame/live/

17 days, 20 hours ago15

Rotation's Alter Ego
September Community Writer of the Month

September is done and was it ever a busy one for Community Articles - in fact, I think this is the most writers we've had up for the prize in a single month! Every month we ask you to vote for the …

19 days, 7 hours ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tonight (Tues) 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast tonight at 8pm! Karam is joining Az and me to try and make sense of a crazy four opening weeks of the season. This will be looking back at the start of the campaign and see what l…

19 days, 21 hours ago50

Geoff
Biggest Deadline Day signings

Which Deadline Day signing is the biggest, and will make the most impact on their new team? Or is it an outgoing move that will have the biggest impact?

20 days, 10 hours ago19

Gregor
Make hay while the Son shines?

With a second haul in four gameweeks, Spurs Heung-Min Son is now the highest scoring player in this season’s Fantasy Premier League and with any doubts about his form and condition seemingly now …

20 days, 12 hours ago28

RedLightning - Multiple Top…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 4

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 4: Shahen Withana is the new leader of our open-to-all Fantasy Football Scout mini-league (https://fantasy.premierleague.com/leagues/111864/standings/c) (code: 5…

20 days, 15 hours ago6

kime67
Views on Villa

This villa team is actually really good, do you see any weak point? i dont. Great gk, cash is fantastic, watkins can score goals, barkley and grealish bossing the midfield, only sky is the limit.

20 days, 19 hours ago8

Geoff
Gameweek 4 Rough with the Smooth

How was your GW4? Were any of your players benched? Did you get any injuries? How did your bench perform? Did your captain return? Tell us your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek 4, here:

20 days, 17 hours ago60

Silver_and_Gold
Strange season!

Strange season... 1. KdB - must have! world class! assured points each GW! 2. Liverpool - stats showing very low xGC. Defense will come good 3. Southampton after Spurs game - whipping boys! Target …

21 days, 8 hours ago15

Meltens
Allsvenskan GW23 - Scout picks and chips

Scout picks GW23 here: https://twitter.com/allsvfantasy/status/1312073737408262144?s=21 How are you all getting along ahead of the internationals? WC popped or is it being saved ahead of the DGW25…

22 days, 18 hours ago5

Gregor
Gameweek 4 Captaincy

Lots of armband anguish last week with blanks for many of the big hitters, but surely we won’t be seeing that sort of captaincy carnage again this week?! Kevin De Bruyne and Mohammed Salah lead…

22 days, 20 hours ago37

BigManBakar
GW3 Review

The Review – GW 3 Greetings all! I present to you this week’s “The Review” as I cast my eyes on the Premier League football played over the weekend: (Data taken from FFScout with permiss…

23 days, 13 hours ago21

gryffsonofarthur
Brewster: essential or value-blocker?

After monitoring the Rhian Brewster transfer speculation for the last few weeks, I thought he'd be a shoo in as a 4.5 playing striker for Sheffield United. However with the abundance of mid price …

23 days, 19 hours ago52

Geoff
GW4 Breakout Players

Who do you think will find form and step up to score big this GW, and why? Maybe someone who hasn't had a double digit score in a while, has a series of no attacking returns, or has very low owner…

23 days, 19 hours ago28

G-Whizz
GW4 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW4 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/urduoo (Provided by Betbrain) GW3 clean sheet results CHE: 46% ❌ TOT: 44% ❌ MCI: 42% ❌ EVE: 38% ❌ LIV: 38% ❌ MNU: 38% ❌ WOL: 38% …

24 days, 11 hours ago25

RedLightning - Multiple Top…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 3

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 3: This is surely the most unpredictable season ever. Teams have been flying high one week, then crashing down to earth the next, many experienced managers inclu…

26 days, 16 hours ago7

Geoff
GW3 Rough with the Smooth

How was your GW3? Were any of your players benched? Did you get any injuries? How did your bench perform? Did your captain return? Tell us your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek 3, here:

26 days, 20 hours ago59

AK ⭐
Further Thoughts on The New Chelsea

After reading the Hot Topic by the ever brilliant Portsmouth Bubblejet, I thought I had to jump in and talk about some points made here. https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/2020/09/26/southampt…

27 days, 5 hours ago10

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

We'll be back with another Scoutcast on Tuesday at 8pm There's plenty to talk about after a testing Gameweek 3 #FPL Let us know your questions here. 🙂

27 days, 15 hours ago44

Iceball
Son Selling Strategies

Son to Mahrez or some "safe" pick like Barnes, Rashford, Zaha? Very tempted to get Mahrez for 2 games and then see what happens, maybe get Son back before Brighton and WBA. What is your "Son-plan"?

27 days, 17 hours ago32

TopMarx
What's the deal with the crazy football results?

Some thoughts on team performance so far: 1) Fitness. Different teams are at different levels of fitness, and the pre-season was especially short. 2) Squad changes. Players leaving can be just as…

27 days, 19 hours ago16

Portsmouth Bubblejet
The New Chelsea

As I watch more Bundesliga matches than Premier League, a word in defence of Timo Werner and Kai Havertz. Both are good players, but Chelsea currently don't seem to have planned how to use them pro…

29 days, 8 hours ago38