Brentford – Best avid gamers, predicted line-up + extra

Gameweek 1 of Fantasy Premier League (FPL) is drawing ever closer and we’re profiling all 20 Premier League groups sooner than the season begins.

After weighing up what Arsenal and Aston Villa avid gamers have to supply, we proceed our team-by-team guides with Brentford.

You can take a look at our Nottingham Forest, Fulham and Bournemouth research in our Promoted collection (articles that shall be refreshed sooner than the large kick-off).

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Total Rank v different Premier League golf equipment
Goals scored 48 eleventh
Shots 442 Thirteenth
Shots within the field 317 seventh
Shots heading in the right direction 147 =eleventh
Big probabilities 67 ninth
Expected targets (xG) 52.39 eleventh

The attacking statistics for Brentford very a lot rank in mid-table, which isn’t dangerous for a newly-promoted facet making their Premier League debut.

However, their yr splits into existence with and with out Christian Eriksen (£6.5m). His Gameweek 28 debut adopted a horrible run of 9 defeats from 11 fits, totalling simply 4 issues and 6 targets in the ones months.

Until Gameweek 27, the Bees have been down in seventeenth position for overall photographs and fifteenth for targets scored.

Eriksen’s arrival sparked a late-season revival of 7 wins and 21 targets however, now that the Dane has departed for Manchester United, we don’t understand how just right Brentford shall be of their 2nd marketing campaign.

Headline-making victories got here towards Arsenal at the opening Friday, plus a 4-1 win away to Chelsea. Also spectacular used to be doing the double over West Ham United.


Total Rank v different Premier League golf equipment
Goals conceded 56 twelfth
Clean sheets 9 =tenth
Shots conceded 503 tenth
Shots within the field conceded 305 eighth
Shots heading in the right direction conceded 179 Thirteenth
Big probabilities conceded 69 =tenth
Expected targets conceded (xGC) 55.14 eighth

Again, Brentford’s numbers line up quite higher than their Thirteenth-placed end.

Most in their season used to be performed with a back-three machine, which would possibly provide an explanation for why they ranked eighth-best for conceding photographs throughout the penalty house. They have been seventh-best at permitting makes an attempt from the left flank however Thirteenth for the ones down the best.

Three in their 9 blank sheets arrived inside the first 5 outings, catching FPL managers off-guard. Of path, those that then purchased a defensive asset needed to wait till Gameweeks 13 and 25 for the following pair.

From Brentford defenders, best Chelsea scored greater than their 13 – which incorporates the 3 of reclassified Sergi Canos (£5.0m). Add this to defensive assists and they’re the most productive outdoor of closing season’s best 4 (25).

Pontus Jansson (£4.5m) prepared the ground for fits began, with 37, whilst Rico Henry (£4.5m) and Ethan Pinnock (£4.5m) practice with 33 and 32.


The opening run of Brentford fixtures may be very beneficiant, heading off all of closing season’s best 4 till Gameweek 12.

In truth, ranging from Gameweek 3, they best our Season Ticker all of the approach as much as Gameweek 16.




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