GW28 Top Three Captaincy Picks
By Fantasy Football Fix ()
Caveat - Picks are in the below format
- No.1 predicted by Fix
- Alternative high-ownership option. Over 20%
- Differential option. Under 20%
Ivan Toney (LEI)
Toney has notched three over the last six gameweeks with only Kane (four) and Watkins (five) more prolific amongst forwards. Only Watkins (10) has landed more shots on target (SoT) than his eight while only Iheancho (four) has created more 'big chances' than his three. Brentford have scored 10 goals over the last six gameweeks with only Liverpool (13), Man. City (14) and Arsenal (17) scoring more. The Bees are ranked seventh for SiB (53) and sixth for 'big chances' (17). Their visitors Leicester have conceded 11 goals over the same period with only Villa and Forest (12 each) faring worse. Only Forest, Leeds (92 each), Wolves (109) and Bournemouth (116) have allowed opponents more shots than the Foxes (89). Our Fix Algorithm currently projects a point score of 6.0 for Toney.
Bukayo Saka (CPL)
Saka has scored thrice over the last six gameweeks and as the Stats Sandbox image below shows, he is ranked top for both shots (27) and SiB (19) amongst midfielders. He has also notched two assists with only Fernandes (21) and Ødegaard (22) creating more chances than his 15. The Gunners are top for goals (17), shots (139) and SoT (38) over the last six gameweeks while their visitors Palace have conceded seven goals over the same period and have kept just one clean sheet. Only Bournemouth (36) have allowed opponents more SoT than the Eagles (31). Our Fix Algorithm currently projects a point score of 5.6 for Saka.
Ollie Watkins (BOU)
Watkins total of five goals over the last six gameweks is top amongst forwards and only Haaland (nine) has registered more 'big chances' than his seven over that period. He is also top for SoT (10) and fourth for SiB (13). As the below image from our Transfer Analytics feature shows, the Villa forward is the second most bought player this week. The Villans have scored nine goals over the last six gameweeks with only Brentford (10), Liverpool (13), Arsenal (14) and Man. City more prolific. They are ranked 14th for 'big chances' (nine) and 12th for SoT (21). Their opponents Bournemouth have conceded 35 goals on their travels this season, more than any other side. No side has allowed opponents more shots (237) in away matches than the Cherries. Our Fix Algorithm currently projects a point score of 5.1 for Watkins.