Friday, 1 March 2019

FPL: Five to watch in GW29 – Hazard to punish Fulham, Man City to keep up the pressure?

The midweek Premier League fixtures have barely been digested but already it is time to turn our attention to the weekend. Fantasy managers have had plenty to contend with recently. The fixture pile up has seen squad rotation, injuries and blanks but all 20 teams take to the field this weekend. Where will the points come from?

It’s far from a straight forward weekend. There are two derbies to contend with. Arsenal make the short trip to Spurs on Saturday whilst Everton host the Merseyside derby on Sunday.  How do we pick through this minefield to find the points?

Here are five players who could score big for you in game week 29.

1) Eden Hazard (Chelsea, Midfield, £10.8m)

If you could hand pick a team to play against at the moment, I think you’d say Fulham. The Cottagers seem in total disarray and not just defensively. They’ve gone from being a team who scores a lot and concede more to just being a team who concede a lot. With that in mind, it seems like the ideal opponent for Eden Hazard.

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