4 FanDuel Premier League Players to Avoid in Matchweek 16
This article is geared towards FanDuel's main slate, which begins at 10:00 a.m. EST Saturday and features seven matches. The slate features seven top-10 clubs, and four of the top-five, and the marquee match on the slate sees Chelsea host Manchester City, with the Citizens a -110 favorite on FanDuel’s Sportsbook, which puts their implied win probability at 52.4%.
|Brighton at Burnley|
|Huddersfield at Arsenal|
|Crystal Palace at West Ham|
|Fulham at Manchester United|
|Southampton at Cardiff|
|Manchester City at Chelsea|
|Tottenham at Leicester|
As with any DFS sport, it is imperative to have your players, especially the high-priced studs, live up to their price tag. When investing in any player, it is important to determine who will likely contribute in FanDuel's emphasized areas (goals, assists, and shots on target). It's also just as crucial not to overspend on players in bad matchups.
We should try to take advantage of the teams -- and players -- who play especially well either home or away, while also looking at oddsmakers' favorites and over/under totals. With the busy Holiday season upon us, DFS players, as always, should check out injury reports and confirmed starting XI's when they become available since some players may be rested.
Let's take a look at four players across the entire pitch who should be avoided.