Last Minute Gameweek 8 Tips

Gameweek 8 tips

With a Friday evening deadline, the community provide their Gameweek 8 tips.

Is Eden Hazard critical to your Fantasy Premier League tips this weekend?


Preview

The FPL Updates Preview is packed with Gameweek 8 tips. FPL TransTips looks at all 10 fixtures this weekend, with predicted scores and star men. It’s no surprise to see Eden Hazard and Harry Kane taking centre stage.


Watchlist

Top manager, Matthew Jones, updates the watchlist thread for Gameweek 8. Among the new additions, are a budget striker with great underlying statistics and a Brighton midfielder finding form at just the right time.


Podcast

The latest episode of the FPL Surgery Podcast, sees special guest Davidoff share his FPL success story. The Kane conundrum is discussed at length, as the team debate which heavy hitters will be needed long term.


Differentials

FPL Académica talk through their outside picks for the Gameweek 8 tips, at either end of the pitch. Clean sheets look promising for Manchester United, Spurs and Burnley this week, as they face the weakest attacks in the Premier League.


Salah

Many managers are looking to sell Mo Salah this week, to afford Harry Kane. His performances have been steady to date, but the Fantasy Football Pundits team advise a look at the upcoming fixtures before hitting the transfer button.


Video

James Egersdorff returns, with his latest YouTube instalment of Gameweek 8 tips. With plenty of hot topics ahead of the weekend, including the template breaking to accommodate Kane, it’s well worth a look.


Heavy Hitters

While Eden Hazard is locked in with long-term essential status, the other heavy hitters are causing huge dilemmas. The Fantasy Football Hub comparisons should firm up which players are performing better statistically.


Captains

Kane may be the standout captain pick for our Gameweek 8 tips, but the 30% of managers without the England captain in their squads are forced to search elsewhere. Check out a trio of credible alternatives in this weeks FPLBet captains article.


Injuries

There was positive news coming from West Ham this week about the fitness of Arnautovic ahead of the Friday Night match. He’s expected to feature, despite struggling with a series of niggling injuries in recent weeks.


Stream

The FPL Family returned to YouTube this week, with plenty of discussion for their Gameweek 8 preview. With some big matchups in the fixtures, could it be time for a jammy pick or two?


Kane

The appeal of captaincy makes a potential move for Harry Kane highly tempting this weekend. However, many serious fantasy managers are keen to think about the long-term structure of their squads.


Picks

The FPL Editor returns with the top 5 players to own in Gameweek 8 and Harry Kane takes all of the headlines. However, there’s still some differentials worth considering behind the Spurs striker.


Cardiff

FPL Fly has come up with a new strategy for fantasy managers, which involves doubling up on teams who face Cardiff. They look to be the weakest team in the Premier League and face some popular FPL assets in the next few weeks.


Daily

There’s some intriguing fixtures this weekend over on Starting 11. FPL Hints shares his safe and differential picks to select from, in order to take cash prizes. Will you be going with Harry Kane too?


Fixtures

The Liverpool vs Manchester City fixture may be putting many managers off this weekend, but beyond the international break they are both set for a favourable schedule. Meanwhile, things aren’t so easy for Spurs.


Tip

There’s wise words from the FPL General ahead of the deadline. Kane has never scored against Cardiff, Aguero has never scored at Anfield and Mo Salah has a great record against Manchester City. Helpful or meaningless?


Before you disappear, be sure to check out even more Gameweek 8 tips in our Community XI: Preview for all the debate the merits of Salah, Aguero and Kane.