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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 perceptions¬†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