Watching the transfer market is one of the biggest parts of FPL management. This is especially true in the early parts of the season. Ensuring that your players don’t drop in price and cost you team value is key. We assess the transfer market and the most popular transfers for Gameweek 6.
Players rise and fall in price in FPL based on the number of transfers in or out they have. Here we look at who has been transferred in and out the most ahead of the deadline.
Top transfers in
After back-to-back hat-tricks in gameweeks 4 and 5 Haaland is the most transferred in player so far ahead of the deadline. The City striker was owned by 68.6% of managers ahead of Gameweek 5. Heading in to Gameweek 6 he is now owned by 74.7% of the game. With 58 points so far this season Haaland is 20 points ahead of Rodrigo as the top points scorer so far this season.
Even after blanking in Gameweek 5 Pascal Gross remains a popular transfer. Only Haaland has been bought by more FPL managers that the Seagull’s midfielder this week. Gross has over 568,000 new managers ahead of the Gameweek 6 deadline.
Wilfried Zaha has been one of the most consistent players in the league so far this season. He has returned in all of the last three matches that he has played in returning 26 points in those three Gameweeks. The midfielder faces Newcastle in Gameweek 6 and has over 474,000 new managers ahead of the trip up north.
Top transfers out
Ahead of Gamerweek 4 Rodrigo was the most transferred in player. However, with the shoulder injury he picked up in Gameweek 5 he is now the most transferred out player. over 1.3 million managers have sold Rodrigo since he was substituted on Tuesday evening.
Chelsea’s Reece James missed Gameweek 5 as a result of illness. He is no longer flagged in the game as he has resumed training, however he has still been transferred out by over 585,000 managers. lIKE James, Zinchenko also missed Gameweek 5. The Arsenal defender missed out as a result of a knee injury and he remains flagged in the game with a 50% chance of playing.
Ivan Toney had an expect goals tally of 1.41 in Gameweek 1-3, however in Gameweek 4-5 it has dropped to 0.41. As a result he has been sold by over 333,000 managers. His dip in form has coincided with the continued form of Mitrovic.
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