Key notes for FPL GW23
Let’s start with our key notes for GW23 of FPL.
- Target Aston Villa players, as they have amazing run of fixtures ahead. They should be your number one transfer priority
- Do not overlook Man City players – good fixtures in coming 3 gameweeks. Dias and Laporte could be Rudiger and Alonso replacement
- Double up or triple up on City defence in the next 3 gameweeks. Pick 2 or 3 from: Cancelo, Laporte, Dias, Ederson
- Chelsea have 3 blanks in next 5 gameweeks. Start selling their players
- Have a plan how you bring Salah back in GW24
Who is the best captain in FPL GW16
We will keep the captaincy section short once again.
If you would like to know more about the process we use to select the captain every gameweek, read our article: How to pick the right captain in FPL?
According to this decision-making process, we think De Bruyne is the best captain in FPL GW23.
Ronaldo is our number two, and Fernandes is the number three captain pick.
What bookies odds say about GW23
As usual, we converted bookies odds into probabilities using our Odds to probability calculator, to assess the potential of gameweek 23.
Clean sheet odds for GW23
Arsenal (49 %), Manchester City (45 %) and Chelsea (42 %) are most likely to keep a clean sheet in GW23.
Bookies expect 5.34 clean sheets in gameweek 23. In last season, we were used to a rate of 5.89 per clean sheets gameweek. This season we have seen clean sheets at the rate of 4.9 clean sheets per gameweek.
Arsenal and Manchester City are due to the correction in their clean sheet count, we expect both teams to concede goals in the upcoming gameweeks.
Due to correction in the number of clean sheets: Arsenal, Man City
Arsenal overperformed their defensive expectations the most from all teams. The reds should have kept 5.98 clean sheets instead of 9 according to our expected clean sheets table.
Due to an improvement in the number of clean sheets: Watford, Man United
Watford underperformed their defensive expectations the most from all teams. They should have kept 3.35 clean sheets instead of 0 according to our expected clean sheets table.
You can see the expected clean sheets table and clean sheet odds for all Premier League teams here.
Goalscoring odds for GW23
Ronaldo leads the any time goalscorer odds table for GW23. Sterling and Jota follow.
You can look at all most likely goalscorers here.
FPL GW23 Team - scout selection
Now let’s look at our FPL team for GW23. KdB is our captain.
5.1 m | BUR (H)
8.4 m | CRY (A)
7 m | SOU (A)
5.6 m | SOU (A)
5 m | EVE (A)
De Bruyne (C)
12.1 m | SOU (A)
6.5 m | NEW (H)
8.4 m | CRY (A)
7 m | BHA (H)
6.1 m | NOR (H)
5.8 m | NOR (H)