Fantasy Premier League 2018-19

Discussion in 'football' started by Lord Camomile, Jul 5, 2018.

  1. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    Well good luck, since there is still a chance the team you ended up with will out perform the one you wanted (and Rashfords groin may make the team a bit more like the one you wanted in the first place).
     
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  2. donkyboy

    donkyboy Crazy cat man

    pogba got me fuck all points. and I added him and made him captain for this match. :rolleyes:
     
  3. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

    :hmm:

    was expecting better of wolves.

    and 10 points on the sodding bench so far
     
  4. S☼I

    S☼I fatter but also funnier than Vic Reeves

    Tomkins racking up the points lately. Rashford did well for me tonight with a goal and an assist. Not too bad a week so far. Counting on a Liverpool clean sheet and a cross from Robertson to Salah for the winner tomorrow :D
     
  5. Kilgore Trout

    Kilgore Trout Active Member

    Son is off to the Asian cup after the next round of prem games. I think Kane will score fewer after that as well as Son does a lot of running and gets a lot of his assists. Moura or Lamela won't set up as many.

    Just put Rashford in so that means he'll be on the united subs bench watching Lukaku score next time no doubt. Frustrating game innit.
     
  6. copliker

    copliker ...

    The h2h table is a bit tight isn't it.
     
  7. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    Ah I think I needed that break after all the xmas footie, but now its back to fantasy football once more. I just hope Son impresses again in his last game before going away.

    My defence is no longer only bargain basement, although I will probably adjust it further again for next week.

    I'm also still waiting for my luck to run out in regards to not having Hazard in my team. Not much I can do about it till one of my expensive players pisses me off though.
     
  8. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    There are going to be rather a lot of bonus points to come shortly today.
     
  9. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

    i did see one or two things this week recommending having an arsenal player or three.

    rather glad i didn't bother to do anything about it...
     
  10. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

    and i was expecting better from tottenham today

    :facepalm:
     
  11. marty21

    marty21 One on one? You're crazy.

    Joint top in the h2h league (Well, 3rd on points scored) I was bottom earlier in the season . :thumbs:
     
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  12. big eejit

    big eejit She looks like Alan Gilzean

    Kane injured?

    Replacements?

    Aguero seems like the obvious choice
     
  13. passenger

    passenger up and down...

    Draw in head to head 54-54 mid table in h2h just played my wild card up to 68 th
    getting better, think my wild card really has done me a big favour :cool:
     
  14. butchersapron

    butchersapron blood on the walls

    Everyone can afford salah now that kane is crocked and son is off.
     
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  15. Kilgore Trout

    Kilgore Trout Active Member

    Blumin put Kane in Sunday evening before the injury was on the web site.

    I think Jesus may be the best alternative. Would be Abemayang but the gooners seem off form and play Chelsea and City in the next 3 games.
     
  16. butchersapron

    butchersapron blood on the walls

  17. big eejit

    big eejit She looks like Alan Gilzean

    I have Auba so I've decided to go with Rashford as Kane replacement. Wasn't sure about Jesus / Aguero game time.

    Wondering if I should have gone with Firmino.
     
  18. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    Seem to have reached the point in the season where those of us who want to indulge in extremely early double game week nerdery can read long articles about likely dates and fixtures affected.

    When are the FPL Blank and Double Gameweeks likely to happen?

    I suppose this is also the time where I repeat the same old story about how the first season I played, I got so many points during the double game weeks that I was left with an overinflated opinion of how magical and fun these weeks can be, when in fact I will struggle to ever have weeks as good as those again.

    Speaking of which, has anyone here ever managed to get 200 points or more in a week? I know that we are lucky to get 100 or more a few times a season, so 200 seems a bit crazy. But since I managed 184 in that double game week that one time, others much have done better at some point and I wondered if anyone had any memories of that sort of thing or past trumps they wanted to reflect on.

    If there was more choice of in form players right now then I would probably talk about that a bit more instead of nerding and nostalging, but things are a bit dull at the moment in regards to variations between teams. January transfer window hasn't done much to liven things up so far and at this rate it will probably remove as many vaguely viable player options as it adds.
     
  19. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    As for my team this week, I was sort of hoping to remain a bit cool on transfer spending, but I already had to get rid of Son and further injuries destroyed my restraint. I suppose it is fitting that I've spent 8 points on transfers for a week where I face fez in the h2h, since we like to banter about my spending on those fronts. But I'd really calmed down recently, by my standards. Ah well, never afraid to spend the points if I have to but I'm not that confident that my team can compensate for this straight away with this weekends fixtures.
     
  20. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    The somewhat improbable task of winning my h2h battle this week requires Sterling to get 12 points more than Bernardo Silva (who is on the bench, 2 points from Richarlison instead if he doesn't come on). I don't expect this to happen but at least it is still vaguely plausible.
     
  21. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    That 2nd Salah goal was pretty hilarious, getting points from that is the real bonus :D
     
  22. Lord Camomile

    Lord Camomile Lemonade socialist

    Fucking Murray; did jack all in my team for weeks, now he grabs a brace :facepalm: :mad: :rolleyes:
     
  23. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    Looking at both the confirmed and possible blanks and double gameweeks to come this season, I'm not very excited about it, although the actual points haul may end up having nothing to do with what the fixtures look like on paper.

    And now we have the usual man city player selection dilemmas combined with a double gameweek for them so soon after tonights performance. Evertons form doesnt exactly get me excited either. So maybe I will change my habits and not spend many points on this little double gameweek.

    This current gameweek in progress looks like I've done ok because of something I didnt do, rather than something I did. I resisted replacing Jimenez or Aubameyang with someone else. Tomorrow we will find out whether people who finally ditched Hazard picked a week to do it that wont result in soul destroying cries of points lost.
     
  24. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

    I seem to have reached the heights of 5th in the h2h and the top 70 in the league...

    :eek: :hmm:
     
  25. belboid

    belboid TUC Off Your Knees

    I'm winning in one of mine!

    The one that's just me and my eight year old nephew :(

    Really glad I signed Digne two matches ago
     
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  26. Puddy_Tat

    Puddy_Tat meh

  27. marty21

    marty21 One on one? You're crazy.

    Denied top stop by pesky points scored :mad:
     
  28. marty21

    marty21 One on one? You're crazy.

    Feline Premier League?
     
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  29. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    Well I guess that despite the weird recent team form and rotation issues, the first rule of fantasy football still applies. Aguero as captain (or triple captain) on the gameweeks where it seems obvious. Especially during double gameweeks where he still only needs one game to make a huge difference.
     
  30. elbows

    elbows WoeTimer

    The cat live commentary on final score was great, I considered myself lucky to be watching it at the time and had a good laugh.
     

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