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AuthorHot TopicDateReplies

TopMarx
SCOUT PICKS COMMUNITY CHAMPION LOTTERY - GW14 & GW15

Quick turnaround between Gameweeks but still hoping to find a Community champion to take on the Scout Picks. The current leader is Holmes, who set a 25-point winning margin in Gameweek 7. Althoug…

1 month, 27 days ago2

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW13 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 13. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

1 month, 27 days ago34

Mullered in Maenam
Allsvenskan Fantasy GW29 scout picks

Thanks for the GW 29 Scout Picks Petter: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw29 Armband on Walemark (C) and VC on Sylisufaj of IKS who I was sorely tempted to captain. For a 4.5m forward…

1 month, 28 days ago16

Skonto Rigga
FFS Open Cup 1st Round Draw

The first round of the FFS Cup has been drawn following qualifying in GW12. A score of 62 or above (after hits) would have seen you through, while those scoring 61 points and ranked 724,950th or be…

1 month, 29 days ago9

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning all - 13 pressers on the list today (suspect there'll be some stuff from Rodgers and Conte embargoed from last night, too): Frank - 8am Tindall - 9am Gerrard - 9am Smith - 9am Klopp - 12.…

2 months, 2 hours ago2

Az
Gameweek 13 Q&A

Sam and I are live over on YouTube tomorrow morning at 9.30 for the weekly Q&A. Any questions for us? We'll also be taking questions from the chat live, so drop in and join us! https://youtu.be/z…

2 months, 16 hours ago11

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning folks, here are today's pressers - including one already underway: Arteta - 8.15am Hasenhuttl - 1pm Bielsa - 1pm Potter - 1pm Benitez - 2.30pm Rodgers - post-Europa League

2 months, 1 day ago3

Rainer
Chilwell update...

UPDATE: Ben Chilwell set to miss at least the rest of the year with suspected ACL damage. Chelsea prepared to delay a final decision on whether he can play again this season until the New Year. Sto…

2 months, 1 day ago17

G-Whizz
GW13 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW13 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/20oi35f (Provided by Betbrain) GW12 clean sheets: MCI: 54% ✅ MNU: 40% ❌ CHE: 39% ✅ LIV: 36% ✅ TOT: 36% ❌ SOU: 35% ❌ AVL: 33% ✅…

2 months, 1 day ago7

Camzy
Are three strong subs necessary?

Interesting to go back and check how often you actually need your bench. This season, I have only had 3 players come off the bench for me. And always only the first sub. 9/12 weeks my entire XI ha…

2 months, 1 day ago17

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW12 Mini-League Leaders

GW12 Mini-League Leaders: This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 12, together with news of the FFS Cups and th…

2 months, 4 days ago1

J0E
Busting the myths of FPL - leave your questions for the scoutcast here

***LIVE SCOUTCAST TUES 8pm #GW13 *** BUSTING THE MYTHS OF FPL! What #fpl myths would you like to see tackled, carded and sent off? Let us know here

2 months, 4 days ago26

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW12 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 12. How did your Gameweek go? You can share your tales of joy and woe here.

2 months, 4 days ago28

El Matador
Solskjaer Sacked

https://www.manutd.com/en/news/detail/man-utd-statement-on-ole-gunnar-solskjaer?utm_campaign=ManUtd&utm_medium=post&utm_source=twitter Ole sacked

2 months, 5 days ago3

G-Whizz
GW12 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW12 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/202tdtw (Provided by Betbrain) GW12 clean sheet odds: MCI: 54% MNU: 40% CHE: 39% LIV: 36% TOT: 36% SOU: 35% AVL: 33% CRY: 32% BUR: 3…

2 months, 6 days ago7

Camzy
How Important is Team Value?

Probably not the best time for a thought piece like this but it's on my mind so here goes... Team value as a differential In recent seasons I've tried to be very conscious of team value early in …

2 months, 6 days ago31

Skonto Rigga
FFS Cups open for entry

Just a reminder in case anyone missed it - entries for our FFS Cups are now open. Qualifying for the Open Cup takes place in GW12: https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/2021/11/18/prizes-on-off…

2 months, 7 days ago0

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Today's (weirdly early) press conference times: Arteta - 9am Bielsa - 9am Howe - 9am Conte - 9am Smith - 9am Tuchel - 10.30am Vieira - 12.15pm Klopp - 12.30pm Solskjaer - 1pm Lage - 1pm Benitez -…

2 months, 7 days ago5

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, today's pressers for you here (GMT): Gerrard - 11am Hasenhuttl - 11am Ranieri - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Rodgers - 1.30pm Potter - 1.30pm Frank - 4pm

2 months, 8 days ago2

TopMarx
SCOUT PICKS COMMUNITY CHAMPION LOTTERY - GW12 & GW13

Fancy taking on the Scout Picks? Each week the Scout panel of Neale, Tom, Sam and Az pick a team of players who they think will fare best in the upcoming Gameweek, but their choice may leave some …

2 months, 8 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm - leave your questions here

LIVE SCOUTCAST 8pm TUES! We're back as the international break gradually comes to an end. #fpl #GW12 Let us know your questions here ahead of Gameweek 12.

2 months, 11 days ago11

Camzy
The Case for Kane

The Case for Kane I'm seeing lots of people who are apprehensive about getting on the Harry Kane train. But I think it's a fairly easy decision to pickup Kane this week if you have a fairly hit fr…

2 months, 13 days ago71

have you seen cyan
Gerrard to Villa reaction

No hot topic for the Gerrard appointment? Great appointment for both parties IMO, I think Gerrard will do well by Villa. And well, perfect job for Gerrard, not too much pressure and the ideal stepp…

2 months, 14 days ago3

CAVEAT KING
INSIGHTS FROM GW11 MATCHES

Sorry about the repost but it takes me so long to complete I miss the article people are on. Well I watched the majority of matches this week and here is what I saw. Opinion only: Soton 1 Villa 0: …

2 months, 17 days ago12

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW11 Mini-League Leaders

GW11 Mini-League Leaders: This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 11. ** FFSCOUT OPEN FPL LEAGUE Srecko Kurto…

2 months, 17 days ago0

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW11 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 11 Did you have a good or bad Gameweek? How did your transfers, hits, chips, captains, differentials, bench and auto-subs do? You can share your tales of joy and w…

2 months, 18 days ago41

Az
gameweek 11 Preamble over on Twitter Spaces

Hey all, I'm hosting a Spaces on Twitter at 16:30, a final pre-amble before the deadline tonight. Be great if you could join! https://twitter.com/FFS_Community/status/1456351920432558083 I know …

2 months, 20 days ago1

Az
mark sutherns gameweek 11 members video

Don't forget to check out Mark's team reveal video ahead of Gameweek 11. His video with Andy N is up now for Premium FFS members. https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/2021/11/04/mark-sutherns-fp…

2 months, 21 days ago1

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, early start for the press conferences today: Arteta - 8.15am Bielsa - 9am Lage - 1pm Vieira - 1pm OGS - 1pm Farke - 1pm Benitez - 1.15pm Ranieri - 1.30pm Pep - 1.30pm Klopp - 1.30pm …

2 months, 21 days ago0

Az
GAMEWEEK 11 Q&A

Hey all, Sam and I are doing our weekly Q&A over on YouTube. If you have a question for us, drop it below and we'll answer on the stream! https://youtu.be/c-LIlsfEryw Live at 9.30 a.m.

2 months, 21 days ago16

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Press conference info available in the article above but making it a Hot Topic too for ease of reference later in the day: Dean Smith – 9.30am Sean Dyche – 1.15pm Graham Potter – 1.30pm Ralp…

2 months, 22 days ago2

Major League Shocker
Colour Wheel of Style - what kind of manager are you?

I hope this article was helpful to understand where your style fits in relative to those of other managers. I've tried to make a survey that people could take to classify themselves, but first I'd …

2 months, 23 days ago12

Az
Should we now consider spurs assets under Conte?

Great article from Sam and now Conte is in, coinciding perfectly with a great fixture run ahead for Spurs. What does this mean for Son? Surely a better option now, Could we see an upturn in other…

2 months, 23 days ago28

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW10 Mini-League Leaders

GW10 Mini-League Leaders: This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 10, together with news of the latest update t…

2 months, 23 days ago3

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW10 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 10. How did your Gameweek go? Were your transfers, hits, differentials successful? Did you get a big red or green arrow? You can share your tales of joy and woe he…

2 months, 24 days ago55

Rotation's Alter Ego
What's next for Spurs?

Now official - Nuno is gone. https://www.tottenhamhotspur.com/news/2021/october/club-announcement/ Where does this leave Spurs? Who'd you fancy to replace him and how does this impact their FPL …

2 months, 25 days ago21

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm - let us know your questions

**Scoutcast Tues 8pm** Not sure whose available to join me, as still quite early, but assuming its @SebWassell and @FplMode Let us know your questions and topics you'd like us to discuss here, a…

2 months, 25 days ago43

Meltens
Allsvenskan Fantasy Scout Picks GW26

Scout Picks GW26: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw26 Quick turnaround again and now just 5 more GWs to go! Who are you eying up as a late differential? Captains this week?

2 months, 27 days ago2

Skonto Rigga
Pre-deadline Q&A

Afternoon all, given that we've got a bona fide 'top' FPL manager on the books (not like the rest of us phoneys) in the form of Tom/avfc82, we thought we'd trial a little pre-deadline Q&A with him …

2 months, 27 days ago30

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning folks, 15 press conferences today starting imminently: Bielsa - 9am Smith - 9.30am Arteta - 10am Klopp - 12pm Pep - 12.30pm Lage - 1pm Vieira - 1pm Solskjaer - 1pm Benitez - 1.15pm Tuchel…

2 months, 28 days ago0

Az
Q&A Gameweek 10

Sam and I will be live tomorrow on YouTube for our weekly Q&A at 9.45 a.m. If you've got any difficult decisions to make, or questions you want answering, let us know! https://youtu.be/zwITDVKHMi…

2 months, 28 days ago11

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, only the five pressers today: Ranieri - 1pm Dyche - 1pm Potter - 1.30pm Hasenhuttl - 4pm Frank - 4pm

2 months, 29 days ago2

TopMarx
SCOUT PICKS COMMUNITY CHAMPION LOTTERY - GW10 & GW11

Each week the Scout panel of Neale, Tom, Sam and Az pick a team of players who they think will fare best in the upcoming Gameweek, but their choice may leave some people questioning - can I do bett…

2 months, 29 days ago0

FOO FIGHTER
Vardy fit for GW10

Boom! 🙂 “Jamie’s fine,” Rodgers said on Wednesday evening, after City’s Carabao Cup shoot-out success against Brighton. “He trained this morning (Wednesday) and joined back in the gro…

2 months, 29 days ago12

Meltens
Allsvenskan Fantasy - Scout Picks GW25

Scout Picks GW25: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw25 Jeremejeff is out! Be wary of the potential rotation this midweek and sort your bench if required. Who are you looking to captain?

3 months, 1 hour ago15

G-Whizz
GW10 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW10 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/1xdcu8n (Provided by Betbrain) GW9 clean sheet results: CHE: 62% ✅ MCI: 48% ❌ EVE: 44% ❌ SOU: 37% ❌ ARS: 35% ❌ CRY: 35% ❌ LEE: 3…

3 months, 18 hours ago9

Az
Scoutcast tonight (8 p.m.) - Get your questions in

Scoutcast tonight at 20:00! A new look line up is planned, with Ted taking the reigns from an on-holiday Joe. He'll be joined by Seb and a certain David Munday, making a triumphant appearance bac…

3 months, 1 day ago26

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW9 Mini-League Leaders

GW9 Mini-League Leaders: This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after a high-scoring Gameweek 9 . ** FFSCOUT OPEN FPL LEAGUE…

3 months, 1 day ago5

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW9 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 9. How did your Gameweek go? Were your transfers, hits, wildcard, chips or differentials successful? Did you get a big red or green arrow? You can share your tales…

3 months, 2 days ago63

Meltens
Allsvenskan Fantasy Scout Picks GW24

Scout picks GW24: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw24-1 Who is your captain for this week? Any late WC questions?

3 months, 4 days ago11