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GW31 FPL Thoughts

With all the discussion about the best strategy and players to own, I thought I would update everyone with my plans for my team. Hopefully those that are in a similar situation can relate and take some tips from this. Current FPL Team My current situation is I used triple captain in the double GW25 on Sterling, which turned out...


Blank Gameweek 27 Player Picks and Tips

GW27 has been in the knowledge of most FPL managers, carefully planning for the blank fixtures that await. For those that have read that sentence and choked on their drink, unaware of these upcoming blanks, here’s the roundup: Everton v Man City – rearranged from GW27 to GW25 Chelsea v Brighton – rearranged from GW27 to a undecided date. For...


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Eden Hazard – FPL Troll?

Eden Hazard has been one of the stand out performers this season, currently the 2nd highest scoring FPL midfielder (139) behind Salah (149). However, after back to back blanks from the Belgian, many FPL managers have questioned, once again, the value of him. 883,793 FPL managers decided to captain Hazard ahead of his GW21 home match against Southampton. Unfortunately, the managers...



Do Man Utd players offer FPL value after Mourinho sacking?

Manchester United have finally sacked the ‘special one’ and as Mourinho departs, fans will hope that the black cloud will follow. For FPL managers, United players have been mainly unattractive all season with glimmers from some along the way. Their form has been reflected in their low FPL ownership, with De Gea (14.9%) being the highest, followed by Pogba (9.5%)....



The Best FPL Alternatives for Marko Arnautovic

Gameweek 15 was highlighted many weeks ago as the opportunity for rotation by Premier League managers. And for FPL managers, a potential nightmare GW where squad benches will be needed. One thing that managers can’t predict is the injury to one of their most hopeful point scorers for the week. Roll up Marko Arnautovic, who for many FPL owners, had...


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Aguero or Kane going into the Christmas period?

It seems that the FPL template has finally been broken and some big decisions are having to be made. The FPL community has been full of discussion over potential transfers and the in-form players to own. In this article, we have examined whether you should have Sergio Aguero or Harry Kane in your FPL squads going into the Christmas period. Statistics Aguero...



Is Patience a Virtue or Foolishness in FPL?

Transfer now? Or transfer later? When it comes to FPL managers, it’s a hotly-contested philosophy. There are two schools of thought on the best approach to evolving and improving an FPL team for an upcoming gameweek: Either do it right away, as soon as the website or app allows; Or wait until much later, close to the GW deadline. Some...


FPL Observation

12 Weeks In: Three Observations and Contemplations Within FPL

We’re 12 weeks into the Premier League season and already in our third International Break. I know…It’s going by far too quickly, right?! Enough goals have been scored, enough minutes have expired and enough wildcards have been played that it’s time to pause…take a look around…and try to make sense of what’s what in the FPL. Here are a few our observations...