217 episodes

The Athletic's Fantasy Premier League expert Mark McGettigan - aka FPL General - gets straight to the point and tells you what you need to know if you want to be a successful FPL manager.
Transfer advice, captaincy picks, a regularly updated watchlist, this is the pod for you if you want to rise to the top of your mini league and stay there.

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    • 4.8 • 87 Ratings

The Athletic's Fantasy Premier League expert Mark McGettigan - aka FPL General - gets straight to the point and tells you what you need to know if you want to be a successful FPL manager.
Transfer advice, captaincy picks, a regularly updated watchlist, this is the pod for you if you want to rise to the top of your mini league and stay there.

    Preparing for Double GameWeek 22

    Preparing for Double GameWeek 22

    The General gives his advice on which Manchester United assets to stock up on for DGW 22 while also offering strategy ahead of Blank Gameweek 25. He also answers your twitter questions and gives his transfer suggestions.
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    • 37 min
    Press Conference Round Up and Twitter Questions

    Press Conference Round Up and Twitter Questions

    The General previews GW21 by rounding up the Friday afternoon press conferences and answering your twitter questions ahead of Saturday's 11am deadline. The General also shares his transfer plans and reveals his current starting eleven.
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    • 22 min
    Stick or twist on Almiron? Is Ødegaard now a must have?

    Stick or twist on Almiron? Is Ødegaard now a must have?

    After three blanks is it time to give up on Almiron? The General outlines some great value mid-priced alternatives and answers your twitter questions.
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    • 32 min
    Triple Captain Chip Activated?

    Triple Captain Chip Activated?

    A huge Double Gameweek appraoches FPL managers, with double fixtures awaiting some of the game's most exciting assets. The General advises on who you should be bringing into the team and whether it's time to activate the Triple Captain Chip.
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    • 36 min
    Replacements for Reece James?

    Replacements for Reece James?

    The General reviews the boxing day fixtures and gives his advice on dealing with Reece James' recent injury setback. He answers your twitter questions and shares his updated watchlist.
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    • 34 min
    FPL is back! Finalising our teams after the World Cup break

    FPL is back! Finalising our teams after the World Cup break

    With Unlimited Transfers at your disposal, The General is here to advise you on who should be featuring in your FPL teams ahead of the boxing day fixtures. He gives you his latest watchlist, team draft and also answers your twitter questions.
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    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
87 Ratings

87 Ratings

Bernardo Sylva ,

The Athletic FPL pod

The General is thoughtful and methodical, and he delivers the knowledge in a cool, clear manner. All killer, no filler. Love it!

COD's Plan ,

Great listen

The general is a fun listen and his podcast gleams some light on why he’s so successful at FPL!

Hi im John ,

Great podcast

This podcast is extremely helpful and easy to listen to. Mark does a great job keeping us in the loop with all his insider information. I’m doing well this year in FPL and I feel it’s because I’ve become a Patreon member of his. Check it out if you want to do better.

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