4 FanDuel Premier League Players to Avoid in Matchweek 20

​Alexandre Lacazette faces a touch matchup against the current table leaders. What other players should we avoid for Matchweek 20?

This article is geared towards FanDuel's main slate, which begins at 10:00 a.m. EST Saturday and features six matches. The slate features six top-10 clubs, and the marquee match on the slate sees Liverpool host Arsenal, with the Reds a -220 favorite on FanDuel’s Sportsbook, which puts their implied win probability at 68.8%.

Matchweek 20
Saturday, December 29th
Newcastle at Watford
Everton at Brighton
Cardiff at Leicester
Huddersfield at Fulham
Wolves at Tottenham
Arsenal at Liverpool

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 all clubs playing midweek matches and the busy holiday season, 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.