Fantasy Football Captains Picks Gameweek 5
23.93%. That’s almost a quarter. (Grade A, GCSE Maths.) That’s how many voters in last week’s FF247 poll said they planned to captain Raheem Sterling. And that’s without including the 8 jokers that “said” they were going to captain Dwight Gayle.
If we extrapolate that % out across the entire FPL population, that’s a whopping 773,435 people trusting the armband to young Raheem. That’s roughly the same number of people that live in Leeds, Marseille, Hamamatsu (Japan – for Bry), or my very own Fort Worth, TX.
Or to put it another way, that’s the minimum number of Christmas cards that Brendan Rodgers won’t be receiving this year.
2 measly points. Two. From a captain. Pathetic.
Anyway. Let’s pretend for a moment that not everyone will be captaining Costa every week from now on, and take a look at what we can expect from the GW5 crop of chancers… Read More