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FPL Pod: All in on Man Utd for the Double Gameweek

2 Feb 2023

Join Kelly Somers and the team as they plan for the Red Devils' pair of fixtures

The latest Fantasy Premier League podcast is here to help managers prepare for Double Gameweek 22.

With Manchester United gearing up for two fixtures against Crystal Palace and Leeds United, the panel have the ideal guest to run the rule over the Red Devils: Manchester football reporter Ian Irving.

Is it time for the Triple Captain chip? Who are the best Leeds options ahead of their pair of matches? Who are the best January signings from an FPL perspective? Get expert advice on these topics and more.

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Running order:

- Wan-Bissaka consideration (10m 04s)
- Bruno brain-teaser (11m 12s)
- Leeds dilemma (17m 33s)
- Triple Captain Rashford (20m 53s)
- Mudryk verdict (32m 51s)
- Captains & transfers (38m 35s)

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Podcast presenters
Kelly Somers

Kelly Somers is a broadcast presenter and reporter who regularly presents a range of shows across the BBC including live Women's Super League, the Women’s Football Show and Final Score.

She is also BBC’s men’s England football reporter, having been embedded in the Three Lions squad during their run to the UEFA Euro 2020 final, and has recently been an integral part of the presenting team for UEFA Women’s Euro 2022.

In addition, Kelly is Channel 4’s England reporter, while she presents on BBC Radio 5Live and Amazon Prime, and includes Just Eat, the PFA and Barclays among her corporate clients.

She is, by her own admission, a football and Fantasy Premier League obsessive (who finished in the top 40k last season) and has hosted FPL content for the last six seasons. 

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Sam Bonfield

Sam is an experienced FPL pundit and one half of the popular YouTube channel the FPLFamily with husband Lee.

In her 12 FPL seasons Sam has developed a keen eye for spotting differentials. However, she prefers making sensible decisions supported by underlying stats and the eye test wherever possible, to help her find those all-important green arrows.

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Julien Laurens

Julien is a French football journalist based in London, reporting on the Premier League for RMC Sport, BT Sport, BBC Radio 5Live and ESPN. 

He is a keen FPL player who likes to get ahead of the curve by spotting high-performing differentials, with Raphinha and Aaron Ramsdale just two examples of his shrewd early tips over the course of the last two seasons.

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