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AuthorHot TopicDateReplies

Az
Mark sutherns Members Only Video - Gameweek 9

The latest Members Only video from Mark Sutherns and Andy North is now up. https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/members-only-videos/ See how Mark and Andy's plans are developing r.e. Lukaku and…

3 months, 5 days ago2

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning, all. Twelve pressers today plus I'm guessing an embargoed quote or two from Nuno: Frank - 8am Klopp - 12.15pm Farke - 12.45pm Lage - 1pm Vieira - 1pm Solskjaer - 1pm Benitez - 1.15pm Guar…

3 months, 5 days ago5

cfreel
Differential League - GW9

Differential League 2021 - GW 8 Results & GW 9 Form. Pick a new team each week with players that have under 10% ownership and see who the differential master is by the end of the season. Further …

3 months, 5 days ago1

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Hi folks, today's pressers are as follows: Smith 9.30am Arteta - 10am Ranieri - 1pm Bielsa - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Potter - 1.30pm Hasenhuttl - 1.30pm

3 months, 6 days ago3

Manani
Lukaku Replacements

Luakaku replacement? Don't want Ronaldo. Thinking Kane? Or go lower budget and switch to the lower budget and use that to upgrade Sarr/Jota/Benrahm

3 months, 6 days ago22

TopMarx
SCOUT PICKS COMMUNITY CHAMPION LOTTERY - GW9 & GW10

Your Community needs you! Well, two of you in fact, to take on the Scout Picks in Gameweek 9 and Gameweek 10. This season there is a draw for a champion and a sub, just in case the champion is una…

3 months, 6 days ago0

Az
Gameweek 9 Q&A

Sam and I will be live tomorrow at 10 a.m. for the weekly Q&A ahead of Gameweek 9. Got any questions for us? https://youtu.be/QsytrVeKM9E

3 months, 6 days ago7

G-Whizz
Bruce leaves Newcastle...

Steve Bruce leaves Newcastle by mutual consent... https://twitter.com/NUFC/status/1450756263554473991?s=20

3 months, 7 days ago14

Sharkytect
What if tool. How's your team come out?

Oh my god. I put my team through that "what if" website and it is so depressing. All that time spent every week tracking form, price rises and fixtures, just to discover that my score would have be…

3 months, 7 days ago39

Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
Antonio Buy, keep or sell?

Michail Antonio has 35 goal involvements in his last 42 league starts (34 from play, 1 penalty) for only 7.5... And looks like he's actually added penalties into that mix for this season And peopl…

3 months, 7 days ago51

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW8 Mini-League Leaders

GW8 Mini-League Leaders: This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after Gameweek 8, together with news about the latest FFS Liv…

3 months, 7 days ago0

G-Whizz
GW9 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW9 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/1wnujvr (Provided by Betbrain) GW8 clean sheet results: MCI: 57% ✅ CHE: 49% ✅ ARS: 45% ❌ LIV: 45% ✅ BHA: 37% ✅ AVL: 35% ❌ MNU: 32…

3 months, 8 days ago4

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW8 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 8. How did your Gameweek go? Were your transfers, hits, wildcard or differentials successful? Did you get a big red or green arrow? You can share your tales of jo…

3 months, 8 days ago29

J0E
Live Scoutcast 8pm Tuesday - leave your questions here

SCOUTCAST 8pm TUESDAY Feel free to leave your questions here. #gw9

3 months, 9 days ago17

hueycho
Son available to play?

Apparently Son tested NEGATIVE from his second test and is availablen for Newcastle!! Yay!!

3 months, 10 days ago9

Boris Bodega
Strikers Keepers, Losers Weepers Matchday 2 line-ups

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1VYVwEQm4QBVqe7ceBmUnF2tgV4iM4EyoYAxEbWea9bQ/edit#gid=0 Line ups are out for matchday 2 in the Community Tournament!

3 months, 11 days ago0

Meltens
Allsvenskan Scout Picks GW23

Scout picks for GW23: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw23-1 How are you all doing after the IB? 🙂 Looking to WC soon? Captain M Eriksson or one of the Malmö lads?

3 months, 11 days ago14

cfreel
Differential League - GW8

Differential League 2021 - GW 7 Results & GW 8 Form. Pick a new team each week with players that have under 10% ownership and see who the differential master is by the end of the season. Further …

3 months, 12 days ago1

Mullered in Maenam
Bundesliga GW 8 Wildcard Discussion

Mods, could we have a Hot Topic please for "Bundesliga GW 8 Wildcard" for comments related to the topic. And thanks once again FFFrog for the picks, I have many of those in my squad. Many thanks.

3 months, 11 days ago6

Az
GW 8 Q&A

Sam and I are doing a Live Q&A ahead of Gameweek 8. Any questions for us?

3 months, 12 days ago23

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Morning folks, 13 pressers scheduled for today: Smith - 9.30am Klopp - 11am Lage - 1pm Vieira - 1pm Solskjaer - 1pm Farke - 1pm Benitez - 1.15pm Pep - 1.30pm Tuchel - 1.30pm Moyes - 1.30pm Bruce -…

3 months, 12 days ago4

Camzy
Classic Kolarov

Omg I thought this video was lost forever. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0aOSurZka4c Amazing. I remember that season fondly.

3 months, 12 days ago14

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning all, here are Thursday's press conference times (all in BST): Hasenhuttl - 11am Bielsa - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Arteta - 1.30pm Potter - 1.30pm Frank - 4.15pm

3 months, 13 days ago2

Steve The Spud
Best Jota Replacements

Jota owners, if he’s confirmed out for this game and possibly the next - who will you sell him for or will you hold? Been doing some analysis on the mids on the bracket just below 6-7m Best o…

3 months, 15 days ago10

Az
Wildcard decisions

How are those Wildcards coming on Wildcarding peeps? What are the big decisions you're deliberating?

3 months, 15 days ago14

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

**SCOUTCAST back Tues, 8pm** Previewing GWK 8 and beyond Let us know your questions here.

3 months, 16 days ago27

Lateriser 12
Submit questions for Lateriser

For this week's article for Fantasy Football Scout, I will be taking your questions. Go on, ask away.

3 months, 16 days ago20

TopMarx
How shot volume, position, and squad value help predict finishing skill

Finishing skill is a really interesting topic, and I think one aspect of finishing skill that doesn't get spoken about enough is something Michael Caley observed back in 2014 https://cartilagefreec…

3 months, 16 days ago19

SHOWSTOPPERRR
Lukaku has "muscle fatigue"

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez: "Romelu Lukaku is suffering from muscle fatigue, same as Eden Hazard. They're not in best conditions to play. They're leaving the national team camp due to these pro…

3 months, 17 days ago7

Rotation's Alter Ego
September Community Writer of the Month Vote

We’re once again asking for our community to vote for their favourite community writers of the month - apologies for the delay! A huge thanks to them all for the work they put in researching, pla…

3 months, 18 days ago1

Tonyawesome69
Wildcarders: Best Goalkeeper to back?

Fellow WCers, how are we getting on with the GK decision between Sanchez, Ramsdale and Raya

3 months, 21 days ago42

G-Whizz
GW8 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW8 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/1urv6n1 (Provided by Betbrain) GW7 clean sheet results: CHE: 49% ❌ MNU: 45% ❌ WOL: 41% ❌ WHU: 38% ❌ BUR: 36% ✅ LEE: 34% ✅ LEI: 32…

3 months, 22 days ago3

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW7 Mini-League Leaders

This is a report on the leaders of various Fantasy Football Scout FPL mini-leagues and community competitions after a low-scoring Gameweek 7. ** FFSCOUT OPEN FPL LEAGUE Abhishek Yerra is the new …

3 months, 22 days ago1

RedLightning - Jan to May L…
GW7 Rough with the Smooth

Rough with the Smooth, Gameweek 7 How did your Gameweek go? Were your transfers, hits or wildcard successful? Did you get a big red or green arrow? Were you one of the few whose captain didn't bl…

3 months, 22 days ago31

Geoff
Who are the best Wildcard picks?

I'm not sure how many Wildcards are in play, but I often find it a good exercise to think about what my ideal Wildcard would be; it helps me clarify what I like about my team, what I don't like, an…

3 months, 23 days ago33

Boris Bodega
Strikers Keepers, Losers Weepers scores

The first Match Week of the best FPL Community Competition is about to get underway. To follow the scores, and see how the teams have lines up, click on this link: https://docs.google.com/spreadshe…

3 months, 25 days ago1

Az
Mark Sutherns GW7 Members Only Video

Don’t forget to check out Mark and Andy N’s Members only video ahead of the GW7 deadline! https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/2021/10/01/mark-sutherns-fpl-gameweek-7-preview-and-latest-tea…

3 months, 25 days ago0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tuesday 8pm - leave your questions here

Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm Feel free to leave your questions for us here.

3 months, 29 days ago23

pingissimus
The case for Aubameyang

Theoretical question Had Auba on my watchlist anyway but now getting more interested. I'd be looking at a modified version of the triple premium template simply substituting Ron and cheap defende…

4 months, 4 hours ago19

Kay317
Sell Ronaldo for Lukaku - or own both?

What's the general consensus on her....better to have Lukaku with a well balanced team or Lukaku and Ronaldo with weaker defence and mid? I fear not owning Ronaldo.

4 months, 1 day ago32

Meltens
Allsvenskan Fantasy Scout Picks GW21

Scout picks GW21: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw21

4 months, 1 day ago1

Skonto Rigga
Friday's Press Conference Times

Friday's pressers - 15 of the buggers: Smith - 8.45am Bruce - 9.30am Klopp - 10.45am Solskjaer - 1pm Moyes - 1pm Vieira - 1pm Farke - 1pm Lage - 1.10pm Guardiola - 1.30pm Tuchel - 1pm Rodgers - 1.…

4 months, 3 days ago9

Nomar
A shortage of Bamford replacements?

The paucity of good mid priced strikers available to replace Bamford is shocking. Almost feel its better to hope Torres plays and Gilmour comes in off my bench than waste a transfer on the other a…

4 months, 3 days ago13

ChelseaGuy
The Case for Antonio Captaincy

The case for Antonio captaincy So, all the talk of captaincy have mostly been around Salah & Ronaldo, I believe Antonio is being overlooked as a captaincy option. Looking at their individual stat…

4 months, 4 days ago20

Skonto Rigga
Thursday's Press Conference Times

Morning all - only five pressers today but Bielsa's is amongst them: Munoz - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Bielsa - 1.15pm Potter - 1.30pm Frank - 4pm

4 months, 4 days ago9

TopMarx
SCOUT PICKS COMMUNITY CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 6

Ready to take on the Scout Picks? Get your Community Picks in for Gameweek 6! Each week the Scout panel of Neale, Tom, Sam and Az pick a team of players who they think will fare best in the upcomi…

4 months, 4 days ago1

Meltens
Allsvenskan Fantasy - Scout Picks GW20

Scout Picks for GW20: https://allsvenskan.se/fantasy/scout-picks-gw20 Midweek games! It's been a while, and it looks like a potentially tricky one as well other than the (supposed) slam dunk Djurg…

4 months, 4 days ago5

G-Whizz
GW6 Fixture and clean sheet odds

GW6 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/1so2zaz (Provided by Betbrain) GW5 clean sheet results: MCI: 55% ✅ LIV: 51% ✅ WOL: 45% ❌ CHE: 41% ✅ ARS: 36% ✅ NOR: 35% ❌ MNU: 33…

4 months, 5 days ago14

Az
Gameweek 6 Q&A

Sam and I will be live tomorrow on YouTube for the weekly Q&A. Any questions you’d like us to tackle? Drop them below and / or tune in live 🙂

4 months, 6 days ago16

Alisson WondHaaland
Tough run for West Ham attackers?

Top 8 best teams by xG conceded so far this season: 1. Man city 2. Brentford 3. Aston Villa 4. Liverpool 5. Everton 6. Wolves 7. Brighton 8. Chelsea West Ham's upcoming fixtures after Leeds: Br…

4 months, 6 days ago33