Goals, assists and bonuses of Gameweek 36 so far
An overview of the Fantasy Premier League (FPL) Gameweek so far from the current round of top-flight action.
There were six Premier League matches on Saturday, with a further four more taking place on Sunday. With 12 teams featuring twice in this Double Gameweek, there are also six midweek clashes.
Brentford 3-0 Southampton
Jansson (Toney), Wissa (Eriksen), Ajer (Norgaard)
Bonus: Jansson (3), Ajer (2), Norgaard (1)
Top Scorers: Jansson (15), Ajer (14), Wissa (8), Norgaard (7), Raya (7), Eriksen (6), Henry (6), Sorensen (6)
Che Adams remained unused on the Southampton bench.
Burnley 1-3 Aston Villa
Cornet (Pieters) — Ings (Buendia), Buendia (Digne), Watkins (McGinn)
Bonus: Buendia (3), Ings (2), McGinn (1)
Top Scorers: Buendia (14), Ings (8), McGinn (6), Chambers (6), Cornet (6)
Just a brief cameo off the bench from Philippe Coutinho. Additionally, Jacob Ramsey was injured and Burnley lacked both Matej Vydra and Jay Rodriguez. A yellow card for Ollie Watkins.
Chelsea 2-2 Wolves
Lukaku penalty (no assist), Lukaku (Pulisic) — Trincao (Chiquinho), Coady (Chiquinho)
Bonus: Lukaku (3), Chiquinho (2), Coady (1)
Top Scorers: Lukaku (13), Chiquinho (9), Coady (8)
Whereas Kai Havertz made a one-point stoppage time appearance, Mason Mount stayed on Chelsea’s bench. Surprisingly, off came Marcos Alonso at half-time for tactical reasons.
Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford
Zaha penalty (Olise)
Bonus: Zaha (3), Andersen (2), Clyne (1)
Top Scorers: Zaha (11), Andersen (8), Clyne (7), Butland (6), Guehi (6), Ward (6)
Watford officially relegated from Premier League. Jean-Philippe Mateta came off the bench in the 83rd minute but both Vicente Guaita and Joao Pedro were completely absent. Also, a red card for Hassane Kamara.
Brighton 4-0 Man United
Caicedo (Gross), Cucurella (Trossard), Gross (Trossard), Trossard (Welbeck)
Bonus: Trossard (3), Gross (2), Caicedo (1)
Top Scorers: Trossard (17), Gross (13), Cucurella (12), Caicedo (9), Sanchez (7), Dunk (6), Veltman (6)
In the meantime, a booking for Cristiano Ronaldo.
Liverpool 1-1 Tottenham
Luis Diaz (Thiago) — Son (Sessegnon)
Bonus: Luis Diaz (3), Thiago (2), Sessegnon (1)
Top Scorers: Luis Diaz (10), Son (7), Thiago (7)
This time it was the turn of Diogo Jota and Joel Matip to be rotated out of the starting XI. Jota eventually played for 25 minutes.
In conclusion, the six matches so far have brought 18 goals and three clean sheets to FPL managers.
Meanwhile, the current highest-scoring players of the Gameweek are Leandro Trossard (17), Pontus Jansson (15), Kristoffer Ajer (14) and Emiliano Buendia (14).
The FPL Gameweek
This week’s post-Deadline data has been provided by the excellent LiveFPL. Meanwhile, there was a team reveal from FPL Rabbi on Friday.
Furthermore, Fantasy Football Scout summarised the 3pm team news.