The gamble to replace Salah and Rashford with Son and Richarlison backfired spectacularly. After five nightmare gameweeks, is it time for a new strategy in the FPL Expert Mode Challenge?
My guide to the best squad to pick on a Gameweek 8 wildcard, as well as the transfers to make to maximise points over the following eight gameweeks.
This week's FPL Nightmare video, featuring the Gameweek 7 review, the Gameweek 8 preview and my guide to the best Gameweek 8 Wildcard squad, plus the transfers to make for the next eight gameweeks.
With both Haaland and the Grinch kicking Lawes's arse, he took an eight-point hit in an attempt to turn the tide. Will this help him stop the Norse Force? Or is he destined for another fall in the rankings?
The first gameweek of Lawes's new challenge couldn't have been more of a disaster. Having plummeted 3m places in the overall rankings, has Lawes been defeated already?
After a year's absence, the FPL Nightmare series returns. This new video series follows Lord Geord's attempts to finish as high as possible using only players whose names begin with the letters of his name ... a rule which means Erling Haaland is banned!
With his recent FPL form far below his early-season peak, FPL managers are asking if it's time to sell Trippier. For me, the answer is a resounding 'No'. This essay explains why.
In his first foray into video reports of the League of Gentlemen, which we find in a tantalising position as we enter the break for the World Cup, Lord Geord gives us a rundown of what's happened so far this season, and tells us about what is to come.
Not sure who to bring in for Gameweek 15? Here are:
Not sure who to bring in for Gameweeek 14? Here are:
I haven’t made any FPL content this season, but some of the advice I’m seeing regarding GW13 wildcards is terrible. I’m on a wildcard, and this is clearly the best draft. I shouldn’t share it, really, but I’d feel guilty if I didn’t try and help people.
As is tradition, here is the FPL Nightmare Christmas Special.
Merry Christmas, Gentlemen. Hope you have an awesome day.
As a special Christmas treat, here's a little story about how ol' Grinchy Vogt came to learn the true meaning of FPL. Merry Christmas, Gentlemen.
Ahead of the new season of the League of Gentlemen, Jez Messing sat down with the back-to-back winner of the competition, King Ding, to discuss everything from last season’s incredible come-from-behind triumph to strategy for the season ahead.
If you're an Fantasy Premier League manager overwhelmed by the volume of advice and analysis available, this is the essay for you. Inside is the advice from the past eleven winners of FPL, from record points-scorer Jon Reeson to last season's champion Joshua Bull. Who better to learn from than the best?
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The FPL Nightmare: How to Lose the World's Greatest Mini-League in 38 Simple Steps
The FPL Nightmare II:
The Crying, the Hits and the VAR Probe
The FPL Nightmare III:
The Lawes Rank Redemption
The Complete FPL Nightmare Trilogy:
The Epic Quest From A 4.8m Rank To A Top 0.1% Finish
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Having completed the FPL Nightmare book trilogy, Lawes now provides weekly video updates on his progress in his new FPL Expert Mode challenge, along with tips and advice for his rival FPL managers.
Of course, the FPL Gods remain bastards, and they conspire to make his advice look foolish.