The 28th game week of the English Premier League is almost upon us and so is the Fantasy Premier League deadline. In this gameweek a lot of teams play twice and hence the possibility of a high-scoring gameweek becomes imminent. Apart from the popular picks, there are quite a number of players, who have impressed over the weekend with points and underlying stats. The onset of good fixtures along with their form can really turn them into good replacements for the underperforming assets of the fantasy team. All the managers are trying to stabilize their teams with suitable options before the price hikes. In this article, we compiled 5 differentials for FPL Gameweek 28, 2021/22 to boost your rankings which others may not even notice!
FPL Gameweek 28 Differentials 2021/22
1. Reece James (Defender) – 6.2 Million
Chelsea football club’s sensational right wing-back has currently mere effective ownership of less than 1% among top 10k fantasy football managers and even less than 5% ownership till 900k. Chelsea on the other hand enjoys a double gameweek on gameweek 28 as they face Burnley FC and Norwich City in the last game of the gameweek.
Reece James has now recovered from his injury and even appeared at the league cup final after Chelsea captain Azpilicueta suffered a knock. Thus the English defender is now even more likely to start as the right wing-back. In the premier league so far he has played 16 games and scored goals alongside assisting 5 times.
James’ non-penalty xG comes up to a tally of 1.7 whereas his xA accumulates to 3.4. He made 47 offensive actions that led up to a shot on goal in the league so far with an outstanding tally of 6.03 progressive carries and 4.26 progressive passes registered per 90 minutes of football.
He also enjoys an average of 1.43 dribbles completed power game with 3.85 progressive passes received. With the price tag of 6.2 million euros and double gameweek loading where there is a high possibility of him keeping both the clean sheets, Reece James certainly made his way into our rundown of FPL differentials this gw.
2. Max Kilman (Defender) – 4.6 Million
Wolverhampton Wanderers are having a stellar season in terms of being a solid defensive unit, and one of the key components of that unit is the English center-back, Max Kilman. He has played for almost all the games for this season in the premier league scoring once and keeping the clean sheet 9 times. Coming at a cost of 4.6 million euros Max has already accumulated 93 points in the fantasy premier league game.
Max Kilman averages 2.31 interceptions and 4.31 clearances each game with 2.67 aerial duel wins per 90 minutes of action. They face Crystal Palace and Watford both at home in this game week and Kilman might just be the pocket-friendly defensive option to fit in the FPL team.
3. Matty Cash (Defender) – 4.6 Million
While most of the Fantasy managers are fixated on Lucas Digne, his right side counterpart Matty Cash‘s contirbutions has slowly gone under the radar. The Aston Villa right back has registered 1 goal, 1 assist and 3 clean sheets in his last five gameweeks. His last goal came as a wonder goal against Brighton in the last gameweek.
The Polish International has started for all of Villa’s matches and has enjoyed a non-penalty expected goals figure of 0.05. Additionally the right back averages 2.58 interceptions and 3.07 clearances each game, besides boasting a non-penalty expected assists figure of 0.03.
Aston Villa enjoys a very favourable double gameweek 28 against Southampton (home) and Leeds (away) with both the fixture having a fixture difficulty rating of 2. Their first opponent Southampton have shipped seven goals in that time with only Leicester, Norwich and Leeds conceding more than their 14 big chances. Leed’s tally of 21 goals conceded in the last six matches is 10 more than any other side though new manager Jesse Marsch will hope to improve that.
4. Ryan Fraser (Midfielder) – 5.3 Million
Newcastle United is undoubtedly where the eyeballs of FPL managers are lurking at the moment. The player is listed as a midfielder in the fantasy premier league application but plays as a Winger as seen in Newcastle United’s recent games.
He has played 20 games for the Magpies so far in this season and has scored one goal alongside assisting in two others. Not just this he has also accumulated an xG of 1.5 all of which comes from non-penalty zones of play, and 1.6 xA with 38 defensive actions leading up to a shot on the goal.
Newcastle United play a double gameweek against Brighton and Southampton and in both the games they have a fair share to fetch points out of it. With a new ambition, Newcastle players including Ryan Fraser are all desperate to save their club from getting relegated, and thus we can expect a good fight from their overall gameplay with a zeal to win or secure points.
5. Chris Wood (Forward) – 6.7 Million
Chris Wood has now become a formidable attacking threat in the Newcastle United team after he made his move from Burnley as Newcastle’s fixtures get tightened up with a double-double gameweek loading in front.
The New Zealand international has scored thrice in the league so far, but his expected goals tally is at an astonishing high of 6.00. He averages almost 7 progressive passes received with clear goal threats per match and with the likelihood of Ryan Fraser and Saint-Maximin, he is even favorite to surplus the tally.
Newcastle are up against Brighton at home and ends the game week with a trip to Southampton and Chris wood’s chances of getting goals this gameweek is high and thus he commences his spot in our rundown of FPL Differentials for gameweek 28!
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