Fantasy Premier League GW9 tips from FPL Matthew, arguably the best FPL manager in the world with three top 500 finishes and a further six top 10k finishes. Every week Matthew writes his FPL Team Reveal article detailing his team, captain and plans for the coming Gameweek exclusively for Fantasy Football Hub members. 

Gameweek 8 Review

A decent week this week; my captain returned, as did both of the players I transferred in in Ben Chilwell (£6.0m) and Jack Grealish (£7.4m). It was still a week that ended up being frustrating though because Ollie Watkins (£6.0m) was stuck on my bench with 13 points, whilst players I considered benching for him blanked. So many of these marginal decisions seem to have gone against me this season. But a score of 69 points was still pretty good and enough for a decent green arrow from 4.1m to 3.5m overall rank. Here are my points in full:

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Matthew's Gameweek 8 points

Gameweek 9 Preview

Firstly, let's look at the fixtures sorted best to worst over the next four weeks from the Hub's Fixture Ticker.

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Next Four FPL Fixtures

Crystal Palace stay at the top, but I'm not that interested in any of their players. Chelsea continue to have good fixtures, which is much more interesting, as are Everton's next few games. It's also worth noting that after the Spurs game, Manchester City have two very appetising looking home fixtures. On the other side of the coin, the main standout is Tottenham's much-publicised fixture turn as their next few matches look quite tough on paper.

As we go into another long international break this is my team for Gameweek 9 as it stands:


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