Monday, 30 January 2017

The week in Fantasy Premier League: Simple ways to avoid the pitfalls of blank Gameweeks

We're now at that point of the season where many FPL managers start to unveil their secret weapon to leapfrog their less prepared mini-league rivals.

It’s all due to the prospect of upcoming Blank Gameweeks (weeks where two or more teams won’t have a fixture) and Double Gameweeks (teams having two fixtures in one week).
Put simply, the idea is to buy players until after their Blank Gameweeks, and before their Double Gameweeks, thereby maximising their points potential.
It can all seem a little complicated at first, but with a little careful planning, starting right now, you can exploit any false sense of security your mini-league leader may be harbouring.
First things first - you need to make sure that you have 11 active players for GW26.
This isn’t as easy as it sounds - SouthamptonArsenal and both Manchester clubs miss out that week, taking some of the most highly-owned players in the game out of contention.
To read the full article, click here...