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andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 27

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 27. 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…

6 months, 26 days ago 0

tbos83
Worst decision of the season

What's your worst decision of the season? Mine = not getting Martinez

6 months, 27 days ago 77

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues - leave your questions here

Live SCOUTCAST TUES (Time TBC) Ahead of tomorrow's Scoutcast feel free to let us know your questions. Will let you know tomorrow re time as may be an early evening meet up.

6 months, 29 days ago 12

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…

7 months, 1 day ago 146

Legomané
Notional DGW Captaincy matrix

Any last minute captaincy or triple captaincy doubts? This matrix might help you 🙂 IMAGINE if every consecutive pair of gameweeks had formed a Double Gameweek so far this season — how would ea…

7 months, 1 day ago 10

G-Whizz
DGW26 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

DGW26 fixture odds can be found here: Part One: http://prntscr.com/10610ak Part Two: http://prntscr.com/106111l (Provided by Betbrain) GW25 clean sheet results: MNU: 48% ❌ BHA: 46% ❌ MCI: 43% …

7 months, 3 days ago 15

BigManBakar
GW25 Review

The Review: GW 25 Greetings everyone, welcome aboard as I present the latest edition of “The Review” ahead of the biggest double GW in FPL history: (Data taken from FFScout with consent) Bef…

7 months, 4 days ago 19

Collie01
Ranking the DGW Captains

I think captaincy will be a huge factor this week. There will be plenty of TC chips in play with lots of good DGW options. I'm looking primarily at 3 things: fixtures, form and stats. Stats taken p…

7 months, 4 days ago 57

Geoff
Gameweek 25 Rough with the Smooth

How was your Gameweek? 

Were any of your players benched? How did your bench perform? Did your transfers pay off? Did your captain return? 

Share your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek…

7 months, 5 days ago 37

Camzy
Is Gundogan (C) for DGW26 being overlooked?

Are people not considering Gundogan for (c) this week? He's the highest scoring player in the game since he started his little scoring run by a distance. The underlying stats support this. He's fa…

7 months, 5 days ago 20

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 26

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 26. 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…

7 months, 5 days ago 0

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm - leave your questions here

SCOUTCAST 8pm Tuesday night Join @DavidMunday815 @KaramTayser and I as we look ahead to #DGWK26 #FPL Let us know your questions here on chips, strategy, teams and players to target

7 months, 6 days ago 21

Geoff
The Ticker, RateMyTeam, and Projections are updated

Just in case you haven't heard, we have fixtures 😉 The new fixtures that were announced (see the previous Hot Topic) are now updated in RateMyTeam, Projections, and in the Ticker. If they aren't …

7 months, 9 days ago 7

Rotation's Alter Ego
Double Gameweek 26/27 Confirmed

A bit later than expected, but DGW 26 and DGW 27 have been announced... right as the deadline bell dings! Oh they're so definitely doing this deliberately to mess with us 😉 Games moved to Gamewee…

7 months, 9 days ago 53

Geoff
DGW25 A/B Thread

Time for the pre-deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on captaincy? Transfers? Your bench? Chips? Lineups? Etc? Please post as an A or B question: [Question] A. [option] B…

7 months, 9 days ago 148

IRBOX ⚽
Is WC 25 in order to BB 26 a bad plan?

I see a lot of people wasting their wildcard just to BB in 26. More than likely you already own 7-10 of the players you are wildcarding into. Hard to justify deploying the most important chip in th…

7 months, 9 days ago 55

Camzy
DGW BBing: best strategy or problematic?

All this WC talk is making me think that BB'ing GW1 is the best way to do it. You get a free wildcard to construct your team to just explode out the gates. Then you can do an early WC and setup you…

7 months, 9 days ago 32

BigManBakar
GW24 Review

The Review: GW 24 Hi everyone, welcome to the latest edition of “The Review” where I answer all your pertinent questions ahead of the upcoming double GWs: (Data taken from FFScout with conse…

7 months, 10 days ago 20

Geoff
FFS Cup entry reminder

Friendly reminder that the Open Cup entry deadline is the same as this Gameweek deadline, so signup now if you haven't and you want to! https://members.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/cup/24/entry/

7 months, 10 days ago 3

Geoff
Pep hints at DGW26 and DGW27 fixtures

Pep seems to have given away the DGW situation for City: "Next one is Arsenal. Three days after, Champions League, three days later against West Ham, three days later we have Wolves, three/four da…

7 months, 10 days ago 24

Legomané
Thursday pressers (GW25)

Thursday Press Conference times: Bielsa - 12.30pm Hodgson - 1pm Nuno - 1pm Dyche - 1.15pm Hasenhuttl - 1.30pm Porter - 3pm Allardyce - 3pm https://twitter.com/ffscout/status/1362314660423233536?…

7 months, 10 days ago 0

G-Whizz
GW25 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW25 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/zyut0i (Provided by Betbrain) GW24 clean sheet results: CHE: 52% ✅ MCI: 47% ✅ & 41% ❌ MNU: 47% ❌ WHU: 43% ✅ EVE: 38% ❌ & 15% ❌…

7 months, 10 days ago 22

Geoff
Gameweek 24 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? 

Share your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek 2…

7 months, 11 days ago 43

Deulofail
Requested changes to comment forum

Please can we have the ability to follow posts and be notified of replies? If this has to be via email for now, then so be it. I know we can do this for our own posts, but I always forget, and woul…

7 months, 11 days ago 119

HMC
Targeting doublers with captaincy?

The psychology of captain choice in dgw is interesting. Fernandes is always a popular option each and every week whilst Gundogan formed a huge bandwagon in recent weeks and was a popular choice in…

7 months, 11 days ago 33

Geoff
Best Champions League picks

With Champions League starting up again, who are you going for? Who are the sure picks in your team? Who are the differentials? How is captaincy playing out? Remember, this Community Article wil…

7 months, 12 days ago 2

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm - leave your questions here

SCOUTCAST TUES 8pm Joining @SebWassell and I is @DavidMunday815 Feel free to leave your questions for us here, partic on the #DGW25 sides - Leeds and Southampton.

7 months, 13 days ago 18

Legomané
PRE-DGW24 DEADLINE A OR B QUESTIONS

Time for a Pre-Double-Gameweek deadline A or B thread! What are your last minute questions on chips/ captaincy/ transfers/ bench/ anything else? Please post as an A or B question, and please answ…

7 months, 15 days ago 155

BigManBakar
GW23 Review

The Review: GW 23 Hi everyone, welcome to the latest edition of “The Review” where I look ahead to the upcoming double GWs and chip strategies in detail: (Data taken from FFScout with consent…

7 months, 16 days ago 12

Geoff
FFS Cups are open for entry

For anyone who hasn't seen this, the FFS Cups are now open for entry! https://www.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/2021/02/12/prizes-on-offer-as-the-2020-21-ffs-cups-open-for-entry/

7 months, 16 days ago 0

Geoff
DGW24 Breakout Players

Who do you think will find form this GW, stepping up with a big score, and why?

 Maybe someone who hasn’t scored well lately, has very low ownership, or is being broadly overlooked in the …

7 months, 16 days ago 17

tommo123
How many DGWers will you have for DGW24?

How many DGW player people have for this week?

7 months, 16 days ago 23

Lateriser 12
When best to play Wildcard and Bench Boost?

I've been mulling even more over factors to consider with WC and have penned my thoughts in this article. Have more thought after yesterday: -SOU/LEE have cheap assets. Commit to them now, BB in 25…

7 months, 17 days ago 30

Camzy
Danny Ings dgw hero?

I really want Danny Ings in GW25. I thought he was very unlucky to get nothing vs Newcastle. Southampton are also getting all their best players back now. I think he's a very strong differential go…

7 months, 18 days ago 30

andy85wsm
SCOUT PICKS CHAMPION LOTTERY - GAMEWEEK 24

We're looking for a new Community Champion for Gameweek 24. 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…

7 months, 18 days ago 0

G-Whizz
GW24 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW24 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/yv892l (Provided by Betbrain) GW23 clean sheet results: CHE: 47% ❌ TOT: 45% ✅ MNU: 40% ❌ BHA: 39% ❌ LEI: 37% ✅ WHU: 34% ✅ LEE: 3…

7 months, 19 days ago 14

Original - Wolves Ay We
Home form vs Away form

It's becoming clear how much home fans make a difference to a team's results. For the first time in top flight history we have more away wins then home wins. Which teams do you think this has benef…

7 months, 19 days ago 17

Geoff
GW23 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…

7 months, 19 days ago 64

Stormbringer22
Make your own plans before listening to others

Hi guys, hope you don't mind a question for the ones that have consistently done well in the game over the years and/or are doing well this season. How much information do you consume every week i…

7 months, 20 days ago 57

J0E
Live Scoutcast Tues 8pm - leave your questions here

LIVE SCOUTCAST Tues NIGHT 8pm Join @SebWassell, @KaramTayser and I to look ahead to #DGW24 and prepare for the tricky upcoming #FPL schedule. Feel free to leave your questions here

7 months, 20 days ago 22

Rotation's Alter Ego
January Community Writer of the month vote

Hey all, just a quick message to ask for you to vote for your Community writer of the month for January. One of these 4 will win a £20 Amazon voucher, but a big thanks to all that have submitted o…

7 months, 22 days ago 0

G-Whizz
pre-deadline A or B thread!

Pre-GW22 Deadline A or B questions 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 after yo…

7 months, 22 days ago 105

BigManBakar
GW22 Review

The Review: GW 22 Hi everyone, welcome to the latest edition of “The Review” where I look ahead to the doubles and the fixture rescheduling in detail: (Data taken from FFScout with consent) …

7 months, 23 days ago 14

G-Whizz
GW23 Fixtures and clean sheet odds

GW23 fixture odds can be found here: http://prntscr.com/yc3tlx (Provided by Betbrain) GW22 clean sheet results: MCI: 56% ✅ LIV: 46% ❌ SHU: 43% ❌ MNU: 40% ✅ ARS: 37% ❌ LEI: 37% ✅ CHE: 3…

7 months, 23 days ago 9

Legomané
DOUBLE Gameweeks 24+25 confirmed — what are your plans?

Double Gameweek Fixtures for GW24 and GW25 have been Confirmed! Everton v Manchester City and Burnley v Fulham will now take place in GW24, with Leeds v Southampton added to GW25 schedule. How ma…

7 months, 24 days ago 24

Camzy
Best Man City assets

I'm thinking of making a season-defining change this week. Getting rid of double City defense. Salah is the weakest link in my midfield currently. And the best replacement given the upcoming doub…

7 months, 24 days ago 47

Geoff
Mid-priced bonanza

With Salah and Fernandes, we seem to have two immovable players in our teams right now. Add one or two City defenders and 3 or 4 of our starting 11 most weeks is settled. 

But looking beyond …

7 months, 24 days ago 24

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

SCOUTCAST TONIGHT - 8PM Joining @SebWassell and I is @KaramTayser to discuss the key issues ahead of #GW23 #fpl #FPLCommunity Feel free to let us know your questions here 🙂

7 months, 24 days ago 22

03farmboy
Who is your captain for GW22?

Who to captain this week?

7 months, 26 days ago 22

BigManBakar
GW21 Review

The Review: GW 21 Hi everyone, welcome to the latest edition of “The Review” where I reflect on the happenings of GW 21 with a look ahead to GW 22: (Data taken from FFScout with consent) Be…

7 months, 27 days ago 11