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By The Numbers: EPL Game Week 18 Stats

Ngogii reaches Top-5 in both tournaments and wins the main Weekly Monster. Zhenek_Gomel spends only three fourth of the funds available to create the best team in the mini-monster tournament. Read our weekly analysis of Premier League tournaments on FanTeam to be on track with daily fantasy sports in Europe.

 

€2 buy-in, €6,500 GPP

The €2 tournament with a GPP of €6,500 recorded 3,404 (+7.7%) entries last game week.

Zhenek_Gomel perhaps created the cheapest winning team in the history of FanTeam. He spent only 74.0 mln on players from 4 teams: Burnley, Southampton, Watford, and Newcastle. Excellent picks with his only entry in the tournament! 

thisistruestory didn't spend much more and lost only by a 0.5 point margin to the championTwo brilliant defensive stacks, Southampton upfront, and Willian subbed in for Pulisic by the Safety Net earned him the 2nd place.


TOP-5 IN THE €2 BUY-IN, €6,500 GPP

1. Zhenek_Gomel – €529.90 (87.5 points)

2. thisistruestory – €318.74 (87.0)

3. Old_School – €228.24 (87.0)

4. Superforward – €177.96 (85.0)

5.  Ngogii – €145.97 (84.0)


There was a threshold of 53.5 points (4.9 average per player) in the tournament for a minimum ITM (in the money) of €3.16 (€3.29 during Gameweek 16).

Zhenek_Gomel is also the most efficient manager of the week. Bonyohr climbed into Top-5 with 8 entries landing in the Top-50 of the overall ranking.

 

TOP-5 IN €2 BUY-IN, €6,500 GPP (ALL ENTRIES)

1. Zhenek_Gomel  – €527.9 (1 entry)

2. thisistruestory – €445.2 (22)

3. bonyohr – €247.30 (62)

4. Old_School – €220.00 (17)

5. Superforward – €186.66 (13)

 

€20 buy-in, €50,000 GPP

2,457 spots were filled in the €20 tournament with a GPP of €50,000 (+8.6%). Ngogii's team that earned the 5th place in the mini-monster dominated the main event. Captain Mahrez and Southampton attacking stack made the difference for the winning side.

MUforever1 struck home with Romain Saiss and Willian. Even Kante and Gabriel Jesus subbed in by the Safety Net didn't let the manager down having earned 13 points for the team.

 

TOP-5 IN €20 BUY-IN, €50,000 GPP

1. Ngogii – €4,263.48 (84.0 points)

2. MUforever1 – €2,670.30 (83.0)

3. Kabaranko – €1,946.13 (82.0)

4. Zhenek_Gomel– €1,532.31 (81.0)

5. quirrel77 – €1,264.55 (80.5)


There was a threshold of 54.0 and 4.9 points per player to get a minimum payout of €24.52. 

The situation in the overall ranking correlates well with the Top-5 positions mentioned above. Tigana has more than 50% (26 of 48) of his entries ITM!

TOP-5 IN €20 BUY-IN, €50,000 GPP (ALL ENTRIES)

1. Ngogii – €4,235.65 (11 entries)

2. MUforever1 – €3,664.03 (23)

3. Kabaranko – €2,077.6 (27)

4. tigana – €1,570.48 (48)

5. quirrel77 – €1,500.65 (34)

 

ANALYZING WEEKLY MONSTER'S TOP-20

We continue exploring what the best fantasy players do to earn heaps of money. What formations do they use? Is it necessary to stack defensive players? How many differentials do you need to climb into Top-20? We will try to find the answers in this new part of our review.

Man City picks once again dominated the squads as 60% possessed three attacking assets from Pep's team. 

 

Formation

Formation Own. % in Top-20
3-4-3 75%
3-5-2 5%
4-4-2 10%
4-3-3 5%
5-4-1 5%

 

Defensive Stacks

Type of defensive stacks Own. % in Top-20
2+2 45%
2+1+1 30%
2+2+1 5%
3+2 10%
1+1+1+1 5%
3+2+1 5%

 

Attacking Stacks

Team 2-player stack 3-player stack
Southampton 20% 15%
Man City 30% 60%
Man United 5% 0%
Watford 10% 5%
Chelsea 15% 10%
Wolverhampton 35% 5%

 

Captains

Player Capt. % in Top-20 Points earned
Sterling 30% 6
Jesus 15% 8
De Bruyne 10% 5
Mahrez 15% 9
Jota 5% 2
Jimenez 15% 7
Ings 10% 11

 

Most owned picks (13%+ ownership in Weekly Monster)

Player Ownership Points
Ings 13% 11
Doherty 29% 5
Alli 27% 1
Son 44% -2
Grealish 32% 7
Jota 15% 2
Maupay 15% 2
Rashford 50% 2
Schar 18% 6
Dunk 18% 1
James 13% 0
Maguire 14% 0
Jesus 13% 8
Lundstram 23% 7
Traore 16% 4
Fernandez 16% 7
Sterling 53% 6
De Bruyne 51% 5
Martial 39% 2
Kane 30% 2

 

 

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Sports fan and fantasy sports fanatic. Loves statistics and tries to find the right way of applying it in fantasy sports. Winner of Fanteam Premier League Experience Tournament in 2018.