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Fantasy Premier League: the Bench Boost Chip and the Double Gameweeks

UPDATE: This article has been annotated with revisions, because the brilliant @trevg1977 has gone deeper and pointed out flaws in the logic, and full credit to him for it. I am very happy to make these clarifications even though have exposed an oversight on my part because I feel I am now smarter for it.… Continue reading Fantasy Premier League: the Bench Boost Chip and the Double Gameweeks

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Fantasy Premier League: Updated Methodology and Gameweek 22 Rankings

Welcome to the long-overdue Fantasy Premier League (FPL) player rankings update, where I identify the players with the most potential for points per minute played in the Fantasy Premier League (FPL) game based on a methodology I have developed (see appendix for details, or earlier articles on my blog for how I came to the… Continue reading Fantasy Premier League: Updated Methodology and Gameweek 22 Rankings

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FPL Manager Strategy: Survey, Mid-Season

Before the start of the 2016/17 season, I conducted a survey of Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers to canvas opinion about how the game is being played. My main interest is to see how opinions, strategies and perceptionsĀ evolve as the season progresses, and whether the best-laid plans are railroaded by the realities of the game.… Continue reading FPL Manager Strategy: Survey, Mid-Season