GW 24 Transfers and Team Selection

Please welcome to the statistics on team selection and transfer activity for GW 24. See this post for highlights and graphs, FULL STATS are available in THIS GOOGLE SPREADSHEET.

TRANSFERS AND TEAM VALUE

Random Sample Top 10K
Number of Managers 20,000 10,000
Average Transfers Made 0.49 0.83
Point Hits Taken 9.8% 16.6%
Average Points Deducted (Incl. No Hits) 0.62 0.76
Wildcards Played 6.4% 19.6%
Wildcard Status
– played 47.7% 74.6%
– available 52.3% 25.5%
– active 0.0% 0.0%
Average Team Value ₤99.0m ₤103.6m
Average Money in the Bank ₤1.0m ₤1.5m

TRANSFERS MADE

Number Random Sample Top 10K
0 65.8% 19.0%
1 13.9% 42.9%
2 9.8% 16.0%
3 2.6% 2.1%
4 and more 1.6% 0.4%
Wildcard 6.4% 19.6%

POINT HITS TAKEN

Point Hit Random Sample Top 10K
0 points 90.2% 83.4%
4 points 6.8% 14.6%
8 points 1.8% 1.7%
12 points 0.7% 0.2%
16 points and more 0.5% 0.1%

TRANSFERS IN

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Agüero 7.4% 1 Agüero 25.0%
2 Cazorla 5.8% 2 Silva 21.0%
3 Eriksen 3.5% 3 Bellerín 17.6%
4 Kane 3.4% 4 van Aanholt 15.9%
5 Silva 3.4% 5 Cazorla 15.7%
340 different players bought 261 different players bought

TRANSFERS OUT

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Bertrand 9.0% 1 Sánchez(ARS) 26.3%
2 Sánchez(ARS) 8.8% 2 Bertrand 25.6%
3 Costa 8.1% 3 Austin 11.6%
4 Sigurdsson 5.3% 4 Downing 9.6%
5 Rooney 4.3% 5 Rooney 8.6%
434 different players sold 324 different players sold

FORMATIONS

Formation Random Sample Top 10K
‘3-4-3’ 44.2% 83.1%
‘3-5-2’ 12.6% 10.2%
‘4-3-3’ 9.4% 4.1%
‘4-4-2’ 30.2% 2.2%
‘4-5-1’ 1.3% 0.2%
‘5-2-3’ 0.3% 0.0%
‘5-3-2’ 1.5% 0.2%
‘5-4-1’ 0.4% 0.0%

CAPTAINCY

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Agüero 19.9% 1 Agüero 85.1%
2 Costa 15.1% 2 Hazard 5.4%
3 Hazard 9.0% 3 Silva 4.7%
4 Rooney 8.2% 4 Giroud 0.9%
5 Sánchez(ARS) 4.1% 5 Cazorla 0.8%
239 different captain choices 40 different captain choices

STARTING GOALKEEPERS

Random Sample Top 10K
1 de Gea 20.5% 1 Krul 23.6%
2 Forster 13.3% 2 Foster 22.8%
3 Lloris 8.4% 3 Pantilimon 14.1%
4 Courtois 7.2% 4 de Gea 11.0%
5 Howard 6.1% 5 Forster 10.9%
51 different goalkeepers 29 different goalkeepers

STARTING DEFENDERS

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Clyne 29.6% 1 Terry 44.5%
2 Ivanovic 22.9% 2 Clyne 36.8%
3 Terry 19.9% 3 Wisdom 35.0%
4 Baines 16.9% 4 van Aanholt 26.8%
5 Clichy 14.7% 5 Jones(MUN) 20.5%
207 different defenders 105 different defenders

STARTING MIDFIELDERS

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Hazard 37.8% 1 Hazard 89.5%
2 Fàbregas 35.2% 2 Silva 53.4%
3 Sterling 32.0% 3 Cazorla 52.0%
4 Downing 23.6% 4 Di María 37.5%
5 Sánchez(ARS) 23.3% 5 Sánchez(ARS) 31.7%
242 different midfielders 78 different midfielders

STARTING FORWARDS

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Kane 39.9% 1 Agüero 88.1%
2 Costa 28.7% 2 Kane 85.3%
3 Agüero 26.8% 3 Giroud 58.0%
4 Austin 24.3% 4 Austin 18.8%
5 Rooney 18.3% 5 Pellè 7.1%
100 different forwards 38 different forwards

BENCHED PLAYERS

Random Sample Top 10K
1 Myhill 12.0% 1 Boyd 26.0%
2 Bertrand 10.0% 2 Hutton 24.4%
3 Bruce 9.4% 3 Wisdom 24.2%
4 Guzan 9.1% 4 van Aanholt 23.3%
5 Wisdom 9.0% 5 Pantilimon 22.7%
635 different players on the bench 345 different players on the bench

OWNERSHIP AND CAPTAINCY DISTRIBUTION FOR MOST CAPTAINED PLAYERS

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In this post, I take a look at 2 samples: randomly selected 20,000 FPL teams and the top 10,000 FPL teams as of the start of the gameweek.

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