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Steve is a Management Consultant and Fantasy Football veteran with an average finish inside the top 1% of the world over ten consecutive seasons. He runs a Fantasy Football Instagram tips and advice account, which can be found at www.instagram.com/fantasyfootballfairy/.
Gameweek 24

The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 24

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 24 deadline. _____ Gameweek 23 finished with an average points score of 53 across the 6.1m FPL managers and the highest points scoring player was surprisingly Newcastle’s Fabian Schär with a massive 21 points. Mohamed Salah was the most selected captain in the gameweek and he repaid …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines Key Picks For Gameweek 23

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 23 deadline. _____ Gameweek 22 finished with an average points score of 49 across the 6.1m FPL managers and the highest points scoring player was West Ham’s Declan Rice. The £4.4m priced midfielder is classed as a defender in FPL and he scored the winning goal for …

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The FPL Fairy Returns To Outline Key Picks For Gameweek 22

The FPL Fairy is back after the Christmas break with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 22 deadline.  ___________________________________________________________________________ Gameweek 18 – 21 encompassed the hectic Premier League festive period, which in the end resulted in a big red arrow for my own FPL team. I am still firmly inside the top 100k overall rank wise, but I managed …

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Premier League

The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Christmas

The Fantasy Premier League Fairy is back with his top picks for the Christmas period (Gameweeks 18-21). ­­­­­­­­­­­­­_____ As there are one, two and three days between four gameweeks over the Christmas, I have decided to merge my picks into a summary of selections for each position. The player picks were made to include premium, mid-priced and budget assets as …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Key Picks For Gameweek 16

The Fantasy Premier League Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 16 deadline. _____ Similar to midweek fixtures, FPL managers only have two days break between Gameweek 15 and 16, therefore selections have to be made with limited information and little injury news. No team in the Premier League managed to secure a clean sheet in …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 15

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 15 deadline. Premier League action is coming thick and fast at us FPL managers and what a Super Sunday of action we have just experienced. Jordan Pickford’s mistake allowed Liverpool take all three points in the Merseyside Derby, while a spirited Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang inspired performance ensures Arsenal …

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FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks Ahead Of Gameweek 14

The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 14 The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 14 deadline. Gameweek 14 was nothing short of a disaster for me. I scored a measly 38 FPL points when the average score was 50 and I achieved a gameweek rank score of almost 5 million from …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 13

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 13 deadline. Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers should be feeling refreshed and recharged after the two-week international break, as we plan now plan for Gameweek 13. England have successfully reached the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League, while Ireland, on the other hand, managed a draw away …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 12

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 12 deadline. For the first time ever, all six of my attacking player picks delivered returns in Gameweek 11. This included huge FPL points hauls for Sergio Aguero, Marko Arnautovic and Richarlison, with modest returns for Callum Wilson, Anthony Martial and Eden Hazard. My own FPL …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Key Picks For Gameweek 11

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks ahead for the Gameweek 11 deadline. ­­­­­­­­­­­­­___________________________________________________________________________ What a disaster Gameweek 10 was for FPL managers as Andy Robertson, Eden Hazard, Marco Arnautovic and Jamie Vardy were all benched – to name but a few. At the time of writing (Wednesday evening), we have midweek games to contend with ahead …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Gameweek 10 Key Picks

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 10. ________________________________________________________________________ Gameweek 9 was certainly a gameweek to forget for many. The average score of 43 FPL points says all we need to know about a drab, low scoring weekend of action as many premium FPL assets failed to produce points hauls. Looking ahead to Gameweek 10, …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 9

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 9. The international break is finally behind us and therefore we can now focus our attention back on Premier League action from Saturday afternoon. The first fixture of Gameweek 9 sees Jose Mourinho make a return to Stamford Bridge to take on joint league leaders Chelsea in Saturday’s …

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Fantasy Football Fairy

Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Top Picks For Gameweek 8

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 8. Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Sergio Aguero and Alexander Lacazette. How does one fit all of these FPL assets into a squad that already boasts names such as Mohamed Salah, Marcos Alonso, Kieran Trippier and James Maddison? Oh the joy of Fantasy Premier League (FPL). Some big-name Premier …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Key Picks For Gameweek 7

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 7. ____ The standout fixture sees Chelsea welcome Premier League leaders Liverpool to Stamford Bridge in the late kick-off on Saturday evening in what should be a very interesting fixture from a Fantasy Premier League (FPL) perspective. Elsewhere Manchester City, Arsenal and Spurs have favourable fixtures as Bournemouth …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 6

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his premium, intermediate and budget recommendations for Gameweek 6 in the Premier League. Chelsea’s Eden Hazard and Bournemouth’s Ryan Fraser stole the show in Gameweek 5 as both midfielders racked up huge FPL scores of 20 and 18 points respectively. Unsurprisingly, both players are currently the most transferred in ahead of the Gameweek …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines Key Picks For Gameweek 5

The Fantasy Football Fairy outlines his key picks for Gameweek 5.  The first international break of the season has come and gone with four more rounds of the Premier League ahead before our next break between Gameweek 8 and 9 in early October. The break has allowed Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers to take stock of their opening gameweeks and …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 4

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 4. Last season’s Championship winners Wolves produced the surprise performance of Gameweek 3 by holding last season’s Premier League Champions to a hard-fought draw at Molineux Stadium. Aleksandar Mitrovic was tipped as a mid-priced forward to consider for Fulham’s home clash with Burney and he well and truly …

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Fantasy Football Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 3

The Fantasy Football Fairy is back with his top picks for Gameweek 3. The standout result from Gameweek 2 saw Manchester City lay down a stern reminder of their attacking prowess to any potential Premier League suitors for the season ahead. Sergio Aguero was at his devastating best and finished the week as the games top scorer with 20 Fantasy …

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