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AuthorHot TopicDateReplies

Geoff
3 best FPL picks

Lots of people looking at switching between premiums, particularly moves between Salah, De Bruyne, and Fernandes. Add in Kane, Son, Vardy and a host of others, and we've got a lot of choice right …

2 months, 22 days ago58

Geoff
Gameweek 12 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 12, here:

2 months, 22 days ago24

J0E
Live Scoutcast Monday 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast tonight (Mon) at 8pm Gameweeks arriving quickly so the pre Gameweek 13 scoutcast has been brought forward a day. Joining Az and I tonight is former FPL champion Simon March. Feel …

2 months, 23 days ago25

Geoff
Pre-deadline A or B questions

Time for the pre-deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on captaincy/transfers/bench/anything else? Please post as an A or B question, and please answer a few other people af…

2 months, 25 days ago109

BigManBakar
GW11 Review

The Review: GW 11 Hi everyone, welcome to “The Review” where I look back on the key numbers of GW 11 with a look ahead to GW 12: (Data taken from FFScout with consent) Q1: Which Tottenham Ho…

2 months, 25 days ago10

Geoff
GW12 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 months, 25 days ago19

G-Whizz
GW12 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW12 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/vz7ltx (Provided by Betbrain) GW11 clean sheet results: MCI: 54% ✅ LIV: 43% ✅ EVE: 37% ❌ AVL: 36% ❌ LEI: 36% ❌ CHE: 35% ❌ TOT: 3…

2 months, 27 days ago2

Geoff
Gameweek 11 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 11, here:

2 months, 28 days ago22

Darth_Krid
UCL Matchday 6 chat

It's the final matchday of the group stages! Many of us (me included) are using the Limitless chip this week, so who are your must-haves in this minefield of rotation and injury doubts? As always …

2 months, 28 days ago8

RedLightning - January to M…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 11

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 11: Maruf Hossain is top for a second Gameweek in both our open-to-all Fantasy Football Scout mini-league (https://fantasy.premierleague.com/leagues/111864/stand…

2 months, 28 days ago0

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 12

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 12. 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 u…

2 months, 28 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast 8pm Tuesday Joining Az and I will be FPL Fan Show host and Everton fan FPL Prince https://www.youtube.com/c/FPLFanShow Feel free to leave your questions here.

2 months, 29 days ago39

Josserz
Premium Picking

Hi all, So with seemingly all premiums starting to hit form, how do we decide who to go with and do we stick with our choices or aim for the hokey-pokey nature of bringing in for one gameweek at a…

3 months, 5 hours ago33

Meltens
Allsvenskan - final GW of the season!

Scout picks for the final GW of the season! https://www.allsvenskan.se/fantasy/fantasy-football-scout-gw30-scout-picks Who are you capping this joyful day? Any low owned punts worth having a look …

3 months, 22 hours ago16

G-Whizz
Pre-deadline A or B questions

Time for a pre-deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on captaincy/transfers/bench/anything else? Please post as an A or B question, and please answer a few other people afte…

3 months, 1 day ago98

Legomané
GW11 matrix Roundup

Click on the links below for this weeks instalments of my Matrix — hope you find something of use 🙂 1) The December matrix As published in David Munday’s recent article 🙂 (also linked bel…

3 months, 2 days ago9

Geoff
GW11 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…

3 months, 2 days ago33

Geoff
Rescheduling and transfer plans

We now wait to see if the postponed Aston Villa v. Newcastle fixture is rescheduled within GW11, which is a possibility. I'm not commenting on how likely that is, but it's conceivable that dependi…

3 months, 5 days ago22

ElliotJHP
Villa v. Newcastle postponed

Game has been postponed: https://twitter.com/NUFC/status/1333813176157298693

3 months, 5 days ago13

Darth_Krid
UCL Matchday 5 - Team News

Latest Team News Many of the clubs have confirmed their traveling squads for the Matchday 5 fixtures, and there are some notable omissions: Lewandowski Messi Coutinho Ter Stegen Meunier Guerreir…

3 months, 5 days ago5

Geoff
Gameweek 10 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 10, here:

3 months, 5 days ago60

RedLightning - January to M…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 10

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 10: Maruf Hossain is a new entry to our open-to-all Fantasy Football Scout mini-league (https://fantasy.premierleague.com/leagues/111864/standings/c) (code: 5u05…

3 months, 5 days ago1

G-Whizz
GW11 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW11 Fixtures and clean sheet odds GW11 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/vtgzzu (Provided by Betbrain) GW10 clean sheet results: MCI: 55% ✅ LEI: 42% ❌ ARS: 39% ❌ CRY: 36% …

3 months, 5 days ago8

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 11

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 11. 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 u…

3 months, 5 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

SCASTCAST live at 8pm tomorrow. Joining Az and I to look ahead to GWK 11 is Karam Feel free to leave your questions here.

3 months, 6 days ago19

General Nuisance
Allsvenskan GW29 - Scout picks and captains

Interesting GW 29 Scout Picks this GW. https://www.allsvenskan.se/fantasy/fantasy-football-scout-gw29-scout-picks Captaincy seems tricky this GW. Might picking a team that has something to play fo…

3 months, 7 days ago11

Geoff
Pre-deadline A or B questions

Going a bit early this week, with lots of important questions out there. Time for a pre-deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on captaincy/transfers/bench/anything else? Pl…

3 months, 9 days ago117

Gregor
Captaincy - Gameweek 10

Loads of good options for our armband affections and it really could be any one or even all of the big hitters who haul this gameweek. I’m probably gonna have Salah, De Bruyne, Calvert-Lewin an…

3 months, 9 days ago34

Hryszko
Who is the best Digne replacement?

Digne to undergo surgery after suffering an injury in training (Sky Sports)

3 months, 10 days ago8

Geoff
GW10 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…

3 months, 10 days ago29

andy85wsm
Members Q&A live today

For those that didn't read the article and might be interested. members Q&A live at 12pm today - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4vFHpcUnEg&feature=emb_title

3 months, 10 days ago0

G-Whizz
GW10 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW10 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/vpzujf (Provided by Betbrain) GW9 clean sheet results: MNU: 49% ✅ CHE: 41% ✅ WOL: 35% ❌ BUR: 34% ✅ CRY: 34% ❌ EVE: 33% ❌ WHU: 33…

3 months, 11 days ago5

RedLightning - January to M…
Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 9

Mini-leagues Update after Gameweek 9: Da Hao Huang leads our open-to-all Fantasy Football Scout mini-league (https://fantasy.premierleague.com/leagues/111864/standings/c) (code: 5u05vz) for a seco…

3 months, 12 days ago0

DannyDrinkVodka
Salah transfers and GW12 captaincy

Those who are going Salah-less, when are you planning on getting him back in? GW 12 against Fulham or is there another viable captain for that week?

3 months, 12 days ago19

Geoff
Gameweek 9 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 9, here:

3 months, 12 days ago30

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 10

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 10. 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 u…

3 months, 12 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

Scoutcast 8pm Tuesday - feel free to leave your questions for us here. Josh Paxman is joining Az and I this week.

3 months, 13 days ago45

Meltens
Allsvenskan GW28 - Scout picks

Scout picks for GW28: https://www.allsvenskan.se/fantasy/fantasy-football-scout-gw28-scout-picks How many do you have? Who are you captaining this week?

3 months, 14 days ago13

Sco
Varce?

https://i.gyazo.com/3c00f23ef324a13bcb50a7c559638962.jpg https://i.gyazo.com/96cd4db9bb96085bd1b8c4e7228548d0.jpg VAR said the first one wasn't a penalty but the second one was... And then over…

3 months, 15 days ago23

Geoff
Pre-deadline A or B questions

Time for a pre-deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on captaincy/transfers/bench/anything else? Please post as an A or B question, and please answer a few other people afte…

3 months, 15 days ago101

Gregor
Captaincy - Gameweek 9

I’ve currently got the armband on Ziyech, I just think he has the form and fixture to hopefully be a deadly differential this week, although playing in the early kick off after an international b…

3 months, 16 days ago35

Geoff
GW9 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…

3 months, 16 days ago23

BigManBakar
The Review: GW 8

The Review: GW 8 Hi everyone, welcome to “The Review” where I look back on the key numbers of GW 8 with a look ahead to the football to be played after the international break: (Data taken f…

3 months, 17 days ago15

G-Whizz
GW9 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW9 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/vmbp2e (Provided by Betbrain) GW8 clean sheet results: CHE: 46% ❌ TOT: 42% ✅ BHA: 38% ✅ LEI: 37% ✅ ARS: 35% ❌ SOU: 35% ✅ WHU: 35%…

3 months, 17 days ago17

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 9

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 9. 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…

3 months, 19 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast 8pm Tues! Let us know your questions here.

3 months, 20 days ago28

popcoin
Watkins vs Bamford

Repost after formatting fail... Tried to do a comparison of Watkins v Bamford. First of all, this season (Watkins v Bamford): Goals: 6 v 7 Assists: …

3 months, 22 days ago10

afcblegend
WHATS YOUR TEAM VALUE?

Quick one - what is everyone's team value right now? Mine's 102.2 right now with some money set to be lost on Hamez and DCL when I get rid in the next couple of gameweeks. Trying to gauge where …

3 months, 25 days ago69

G-Whizz
The battle in the Trent-ches is over...

I may have it wrong but surely if ever there was a time to admit defeat and give up on Trent Alexander-Arnold it's now... At £7.4m and the highest priced defender in the game, he isn't producing …

3 months, 26 days ago23

Gregor
Hang on to your Hotspurs?

Tottenham’s Harry Kane and Heung-Min Son remain the highest scoring players in in the game so far this season with the inevitable high levels of ownership that come along with that (currently at …

3 months, 26 days ago27