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Rotation's Alter Ego
DGW 22 Confirmed

Doubles announced! Tuesday 18 January 19:30 Burnley v Watford (BT Sport)
 20:00 Brighton v Chelsea (BT Sport) Wednesday 19 January 19:30 Leicester v Spurs (BT Sport) 
20:00 Brentford v Man Ut…

19 days, 24 mins ago23

Ze_Austin
DGW chip thoughts

Other than DGW36, the DGWs after GW22 will likely be scattered, as each postponed fixture will be rescheduled on a case-by-case basis, slotting the match wherever it's convenient enough for both te…

19 days, 20 hours ago17

Skonto Rigga
No DGW22 for Arsenal or Liverpool

The EFL Cup semi-final first leg between Arsenal and Liverpool has been postponed and is shifted to next Thursday. The second leg will now take place on Thursday 20 January, meaning that Arsenal a…

19 days, 21 hours ago20

Az
fantasy champ man 01/02

Anyone playing the new season of Fantasy Champ Man 01/02? https://twitter.com/FantasyChampMan I played last year, it's amazing. Of course it's incredibly nerdy, but as a massive Football Manager …

19 days, 23 hours ago5

Tcheco
DCL fit enough for our DGW21 squads?

Benitez on DCL: "Dominic is training with the team," added the Spaniard. "I've explained before that one thing is match fitness that you can improve by playing games and the other thing is fitness…

24 days, 18 hours ago9

Rotation's Alter Ego
DGW 21 Confirmed

3 doubles announced!

 (I think, hard to decipher if there's more) Southampton v Brentford Everton v Leicester West Ham v Norwich
 https://www.premierleague.com/news/2432706?sf252522098=1

24 days, 19 hours ago25

G-Whizz
DGW21 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW21 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/25f5xfs (Provided by Betbrain.com) GW21 clean sheet odds: MNU: 45% TOT: 39% MCI: 37% AVL: 33% LEE: 33% BHA: 32% EVE: 31% WHU: 29% BRE: 28% L…

24 days, 20 hours ago7

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW20 Mini-League Leaders

Happy New Year everyone; let’s hope it’s going to be a better one than the last two! And congratulations to all our mini-league leaders, including Daniel Masson-Abraham who finishes the year as…

24 days, 22 hours ago0

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, here are Friday's press conference times: Bielsa - 9am Tuchel - 9am Gerrard - 9am Ranieri - 12pm Klopp - 12.45pm Hasenhuttl - 1pm Vieira - 1pm Lage - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Benitez - 1.…

25 days, 1 hour ago5

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW20 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 20. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

25 days, 9 hours ago26

TopMarx
Scout Picks Community Champion Lottery - GW21 & GW22

Be the first to take on the Scout Picks in 2022! I’m after two Community champions one for GW21 and one for GW22. How it works: a member of the Community will be selected to go head-to-head aga…

25 days, 20 hours ago0

Pat Bonner
Who to replace James with?

Who's everyone looking to replace James with? Wolves defence doesn't seem to be mentioned much. They have 2 games to catch up on so potential doubles as well

26 days, 2 hours ago33

J0E
Live Scoutcast - New Year's Resolutions

Live Scoutcast 2pm today (Thurs)! #fpl #GW21 Let us know your New Year FPL Resolutions PLUS - Our live chatters get to be even more involved in the show! Joining me will be @SebWassell and …

26 days, 11 mins ago13

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning folks, just the three pressers today but will have a lot more tomorrow: Moyes - 1.30pm Conte - 2pm Rodgers - 2.15pm

26 days, 12 mins ago2

thegaffer82
How do you make your transfer decisions?

When making a transfer do you…? A) Identify who you want to bring in, *then*look at who you can sell in your team to get that person. B) Identify who you really want to sell in your squad, *the…

26 days, 17 hours ago18

LIARS POKER
Who is the best GK going forward?

Can't decide between DDG and Lloris

27 days, 22 hours ago29

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW19 Mini-League Leaders

GW19 Mini-League Leaders - a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 19, when another three matches were postponed, quite …

27 days, 22 hours ago1

Camzy
No Mo Captain Poll

Captain poll for non-Salah owners. Who you going? A) Ronaldo B) Jota C) Son D) TAA E) Foden F) Other

28 days, 22 mins ago20

Skonto Rigga
Tuesday's Press Conference Time

Just the one press conference today and even that's close to the deadline: Sean Dyche is up at 1.15pm.

28 days, 1 hour ago1

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW19 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 19. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

28 days, 9 hours ago26

Camzy
Ramsdale dilemma ahead of GW20

The case for the second playing GK As a Ramsdale - Foster owner like most people, I've been considering upgrading my second GK or replacing Ramsdale this week. Option A - Save FT and persist with…

28 days, 20 hours ago31

Skonto Rigga
Monday's Press Conference Times

Play up press conferences: Ranieri - 12pm Klopp - 1pm Frank - 3pm

29 days, 1 min ago3

Miami Monkey
First Wildcard Plans - use it for GW20 or lose it!

So who else needs to use the first wildcard now? Let's start a discussion of teams and plans

29 days, 12 hours ago4

Sun Jihai
Arsenal vs Wolves Postponed GW20

Confirmed by PL, @Arsenal v @Wolves on Tuesday is off. https://twitter.com/sistoney67/status/1475186341822533644?t=H-fTvYN8JOjhAII48zGYkg&s=19

29 days, 15 hours ago11

Rotation's Alter Ego
Everton Vs Burnley Postponed

Another one bites the dust. Everton Vs Burnley this time https://twitter.com/BurnleyOfficial/status/1474341596409831426

1 month, 1 day ago20

Az
Gameweek 19 Q&A

Chris and I are live with a Q&A at 12 for anyone interested: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fS_DDREu7Zw I'll then head over to the boards as usual afterwards to see if I can help with any other d…

1 month, 1 day ago1

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, here are today's presser times. The press conference equivalent of a Lynx Africa gift set: Conte - 9am Smith - 9am Vieira - 1pm

1 month, 2 days ago2

TopMarx
Scout Picks Community Champion Lottery - GW19 & GW20

Fancy taking on the Scout Picks? If Covid chaos doesn't put you off, I'm after two Community champions one for GW19 and one for GW20. How it works: a member of the Community will be selected to …

1 month, 2 days ago0

gooberman
No Salah - who to captain GW19?

Well to take some positive's out of this. We can pick a different captain other than Salah for once and at least Raphinha cant annoy me this week with more cheap points!

1 month, 2 days ago11

Bookkeeper
Time to sell Salah?

Salah next two before AFCON: Leicester and Chelsea Time to sell

1 month, 2 days ago18

Rotation's Alter Ego
Gameweek 19 Postponements - FH Time?

Liverpool Leeds Postponed on Boxing day! https://twitter.com/LFC/status/1473986926302699525 What are you planning to do now, with many people tripled on Liverpool? Tempted to ditch Salah or any o…

1 month, 2 days ago13

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, 10 pressers for you today: Howe - 10am Ranieri - 12.30pm Guardiola - 12.30pm Hasenhuttl - 1pm Lage - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Benitez - 1.30pm Conte - 2pm Frank - 2.30pm Rangnick - 3pm

1 month, 3 days ago5

Hazz
Antonio out due to Covid-19...

David Moyes confirms Michail Antonio misses tonight's @Carabao_Cup tie after receiving a positive COVID-19 test result. https://twitter.com/BenDinnery/status/1473732838897901570

1 month, 3 days ago6

The Legend Squad
FPL add extra Free Hit

Extra free hit chip is a nice touch

1 month, 3 days ago38

Skonto Rigga
Wednesday's Press Conference Times

Morning all! Hope we're all well. GW19 pressers starting sharp ahead of Xmas: Arteta - 9am Gerrard - 9am Potter - 1.30pm Tuchel - post-EFL Cup Rodgers - post-EFL Cup

1 month, 4 days ago0

G-Whizz
GW19 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW19 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/23ymutv (Provided by Betbrain.com) GW18 clean sheets: MCI: 54% ✅ CHE: 50% ✅ LIV: 37% ❌ ARS: 33% ❌ LEE: 19% ❌ WOL: 19% ✅ TOT: 15%…

1 month, 4 days ago6

dekikide
What are you doing with premium assets?

Considering the DGWs, BGWs and Afcon coming, what are you planning to do with LIV/MCI/CHE premium assets, as well as AFCON ones (like Denis). Are you planning to Target TOT or MUN players? there a…

1 month, 5 days ago10

Football Chatbox
DGW21/22? Time for chips?

With potential DGWs in GW21 and 22. What moves are managers looking to make ahead of that and are you planning on playing any of your chips during those weeks ?

1 month, 4 days ago16

Scotch Jock
PL decides to continue...

Premier League clubs have chosen to fulfil festive fixtures despite ongoing disruption caused by Covid-19 cases. The league's 20 clubs met on Monday to discuss how they could deal with the challen…

1 month, 5 days ago0

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW18 Mini-League Leaders

GW18 Mini-League Leaders: This reports on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 18. Many hits were taken and some Free Hits playe…

1 month, 5 days ago1

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW18 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 18. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

1 month, 6 days ago40

Rotation's Alter Ego
Burnley vs Aston Villa Postponed

https://twitter.com/BurnleyOfficial/status/1472184931472265220 Burnley vs Aston Villa confirmed off

1 month, 7 days ago14

AC Yew
Wildcard still intact - what to do?

Just thinking out loud here. For those of us still holding WC is it worth using it now to fix our teams so we dont lose it. Worried fixtures will get postponed WC will go to waste. Sure I might not…

1 month, 9 days ago16

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW17 Mini-League Leaders

GW17 Mini-League Leaders: This reports on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 17, and also on the latest update to the FFS Live…

1 month, 9 days ago0

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning folks, here are today's press conference times. Dyche and Bielsa were yesterday, so that just leaves Howe outstanding (I suspect he would have answered questions last night that were embarg…

1 month, 9 days ago13

G-Whizz
GW18 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW18 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/23c3a44 (Provided by Betbrain.com) GW17 clean sheets: CHE: 58% ❌ LIV: 58% ❌ MCI: 56% ✅ BHA: 42% ❌ MNU: 36% ❌ CRY: 35% ❌ BUR: 33%…

1 month, 9 days ago1

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW17 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 17. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

1 month, 9 days ago12

Rotation's Alter Ego
4 (more) Gameweek 18 Postponements

Southampton v Brentford Watford v Crystal Palace West Ham United v Norwich City Everton v Leicester City All postponed!

1 month, 9 days ago18

Gizzachance
MUN v BHA in GW18 postponed.

Utd v Brighton off

1 month, 9 days ago6

Echoes
LEI v TOT at risk

Rumours on twitter from a "reliable" account that Leicester-spurs could also get called off this evening. Sigh.

1 month, 9 days ago9