Phil Jones slumped down into his sofa. It had been a long, hard day. Oversleeping through his alarm clock. Cracking his wing mirror as he rushed to Carrington. Nearly missing the team coach. Jose had scowled at him. He scowled at everyone, but this morning he’d been particularly surly. ‘Better put in a good shift […]
Read More GW25 REVIEW – UNLUCKY FOR SOME
There are many ways to play, and do well, at FPL. This game we all love is often decided by fine margins. Successful captain choices. Inspired transfers. Somehow getting lucky with auto-subs. But it’s also good to have an overarching strategy. Last week, Paul Baker’s excellent article on The Template is one such option. Get […]
Read More A CASE FOR THE DIFFERENTIALS
The clock’s ticking. There’s only a handful of games left. It’s that time of the season when it makes perfect sense to go irrational. I mean you could play it safe. But unless you’re a certain Nick Johns, sitting on top of your unattainable tower of fantasy points, bathing in pure footballing acumen, where’s the […]
Read More IRRATIONAL IS RATIONAL
One of the key aspects of being a good fantasy football player is to be proactive rather than reactive. Spotting a player’s potential and getting on them before they start doing the business on the pitch. You buy them cheap. They score a few goals – and bag you the points – and then everyone […]
Read More FOOTBALL INDEX – Stay ahead of the curve. Reap the rewards.
2017 is upon us. And with every New Year, so follows the New Year’s resolutions. Between all the losing weight, stopping smoking and cutting back on the Monday morning sambucas before work, it wouldn’t be a major surprise if one or two of the fantasy football addicts amongst us had challenged themselves to cut back […]
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