Fantasy Premier League

GW32 Monday review: Alexander-Arnold on form

By The Scout 20 Apr 2021
Trent Alexander-Arnold, Liverpool

Liverpool right-back has 40 points in his last four matches ahead of a favourable run-in

Related Articles
Jürgen Klopp’s assessment of Liverpool's draw with Leeds United External Link
FPL Update: Greenwood and Sigurdsson offering big value
FPL experts: What to do with Son and Kane

An assist against Leeds United continued the excellent form of Trent Alexander-Arnold (£7.4m) in Fantasy Premier League.

Liverpool’s right-back supplied the pass for the opening goal scored by Sadio Mane (£11.7m) in the 1-1 draw at Elland Road, collecting maximum bonus for an eight-point return.

Alexander-Arnold’s multiple routes to points have made him the Reds’ standout player in Fantasy over recent weeks.

He has produced 40 points in Liverpool’s last four matches, combining a goal and two assists with two clean sheets.

Impressively, he has collected the maximum bonus in all four of those encounters.

When it comes to form over the last 28 days, Alexander-Arnold’s average of 10.3 points per match places third among all players in Fantasy. 

Top five form players in FPL
Player Form Points
Jesse Lingard (WHU) 11.2 45
Mason Greenwood (MUN) 10.7 32
Trent Alexander-Arnold (LIV) 10.3 31
Matheus Pereira (WBA) 10.0 30
Jarrod Bowen (WHU) 7.8 31

That output has made a major impact on the plans of Fantasy managers ahead of Friday’s 18:30 BST deadline.

Alexander-Arnold is the most-bought defender in Gameweek 33, earning more than 38,000 new owners for Liverpool’s home meeting with Newcastle United.

The contest with the Magpies starts a very favourable run-in for Liverpool.

Liverpool's final fixtures
33 NEW (H) 2 36 WBA (A) 2
34 MUN (A) 4 37 BUR (A) 2
35 SOU (H) 2 38 CRY (H) 2

According to the Fixture Difficulty Ratings (FDR), five of their final six matches score only two.

Elsewhere, owners of Mohamed Salah (£12.5m) will be optimistic he returns to the starting line-up after he featured as a substitute on Monday.

This was the first time since Gameweek 19 the Egyptian was omitted from Liverpool’s first XI.

Finally, Jack Harrison (£5.4m) continued his consistent output by supplying the assist for Diego Llorente’s (£4.4m) equaliser for Leeds.

The winger has attacking returns in each of his last three appearances, totalling 25 points over that run thanks to one goal, three assists and five bonus.

Also in this series

Part 1: FDR Analysis: Brighton can provide short-term value
Part 2: FPL team news: Calvert-Lewin back for Everton
Part 3: GW32 Bonus points: Evans shines for Leicester
Part 4: GW32 FPL stats: Double disappointment for Salah backers
Part 5: FPL Saturday review: Lingard rush continues
Part 6: What to do with Kane and Son for Blank Gameweek 33?
Part 7: FPL experts: What to do with Son and Kane

Latest Videos

More Videos
21 Jul 2024

FPL Pod: Five free transfers 'one of best changes ever'

Sam Bonfield explains how the option to bank up to five free transfers in FPL 2024/25 will benefit every type of manager

You have been entered into the competition. You will receive email confirmation of your entry with further details.

You have already entered this competition. Please check your email for further information.

You have been entered into the competition. You will receive email confirmation of your entry with further details.

Create a Premier League account


You are logged in as

Enter your details to submit your entry.