Community XI: Gameweek 18 Preview

Gameweek 18 Preview

With a Friday deadline looming, the community provide all their advice for the Gameweek 18 preview.

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Are Manchester Untied players worth investing in since Jose Mourinho has been sacked?


1. Editor

With Mourinho gone, there’s been a sudden spike in transfer activity for Anthony Martial. The FPL Editor is tipping him for the Gameweek 18 preview, to rediscover his form of a few weeks ago, as Manchester Untied look to bounce back.


2. Drew

Manchester United have an excellent run of upcoming fixtures, with just one tough game within the next two months. FPL Drew has updated his watchlist with some options to consider during the festive period and beyond.


3. Andy

Let’s Talk FPL’s Andy is considering going all in on Manchester United players for the Gameweek 18 preview. The defence might not win suitors anytime soon, but there’s plenty of attacking options worth considering.


4. Partridge

FPL Partiridge has gone viral with his hilarious Apprentice style video charting the demise and sacking of Mourinho. 3 Premier League titles is quite a feat, but it wasn’t enough to impress Lord Sugar in the boardroom.


5. WGTA

Elsewhere, the FPL General joins the Who Got The Assist? podcast as they provide the Gameweek 18 preview. The congested fixture schedule is high on the agenda, plus the mainstay dilemma of premium assets after another eventful week.


6. Vs

FPL Vs returns with the Opposition Defensive Ratings Tracker. Manchester United hit the top 3 for fixtures over the upcoming period, making their assets high on the agenda for managers hunting for a differential.


7. Tipster

The FPL Tipster has been busy analysing the fixtures to forecast the best players to bring in at specific fixture clumps. Check out his latest thread on Twitter to get all the tips for every club in the Premier League.


8. Hopcroft

Aubameyang is among the most transferred out players this week. However, Adam Hopcroft urges managers to be patient as his underlying statistics remain promising and the upcoming schedule looks particularly kind.


9. Tips

The FPL Tips watchlist has seen an update, with Leroy Sane rising to the top following a string of starts and returns for Manchester City in recent weeks. There’s also some budget assets to consider among the more premium options.


10. Dinnery

The big injury concern ahead of the Gameweek 18 preview, is the potential ankle injury for Eden Hazard. Chelsea are playing down the issue, with a start looking promising this weekend and some decent fixtures coming up too.


11. LoD

FPL Legion of Doom debuts in the Gameweek 18 preview, with a helpful look at some budget striker options. The statistics should narrow down the best player to own, so that funds can be redistributed elsewhere in those squads.


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