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FPL Best XI: Gameweek 24

Using Mondogoal's 100 million budget, RotoWire's Nick Pitner explains why it's paramount to pay up for Sergio Aguero.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 23

Using Mondogoal's 100 million budget, RotoWire's Nick Pitner picks the top players for this weekend, including a surging Sergio Aguero.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 22

RotoWire's Nick Pitner uses Mondogoal's 100M budget to select his Best XI for Gameweek 22, highlighted by Harry Kane, who will fire off shots against the Premier League's worst defense.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 21

After scoring in Arsenal's FA Cup win over Sunderland this past weekend, Olivier Giroud now sports 16 goals in 21 starts this season, and he takes the Best XI captain's armband for Week 21.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 19

Looking to bounce back from a surprising 4-0 loss to Southampton on Boxing Day, Arsenal's Petr Cech will try again for the Premier League clean sheet record Monday against Bournemouth.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 18

Romelu Lukaku has found the back of the net in seven consecutive league matches, and he takes the Best XI captain's armband heading into Saturday's match against a struggling Newcastle side.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 17

While many will be focusing on Arsenal v. Man City this weekend, Everton v. Leicester may be the one with the most fireworks thanks to a matchup with the league's top two goal scorers.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 16

With a goal or an assist in nine straight league matches, Mesut Ozil earns the Best XI captain's armband ahead of this weekend's tie with Aston Villa.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 15

Fresh off his record-setting performance against Manchester United last weekend, Jamie Vardy holds onto the Best XI captain's armband for his matchup against Swansea City.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 14

After shipping two goals to West Brom last weekend, Arsenal's Petr Cech bounced back with a midweek Champions League clean sheet against Dinamo Zagreb and now faces a toothless Norwich City attack.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 13

Mesut Ozil has an assist in six straight games, leaving him with a league-best 10 this season, and this weekend brings a solid matchup against a struggling West Brom outfit.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 12

Petr Cech is tied for the league lead with six clean sheets this season, and RotoWire's Nick Pitner thinks the Gunners will bounce back from their Champions League drubbing when they face Spurs on Sunday.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek XI

Kevin De Bruyne has six goals and five assists in all competitions for Man City since joining from Wolfsburg, and a matchup this weekend against Norwich City gives him the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 10

Diego Costa and Chelsea appear to be on the verge of turning around their early-season struggles, and RotoWire's Nick Pitner thinks the Blues' lead attacker could pay off this weekend.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 9

Alexis Sanchez has an incredible nine goals and two assists in his last five matches for club and country, and a matchup against Watford puts him into this week's Best XI.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 8

Despite failing to get on the scoresheet last weekend at White Hart Lane, a home match against Newcastle allows Sergio Aguero to keep the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 7

Manchester City has terrorized Tottenham over the past few seasons, with Sergio Aguero doing almost all of the damage, making him an easy Best XI captain this week.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 6

With a goal in both of his last two matches, Theo Walcott looks primed to get a start for the Gunners against a Chelsea side that has allowed the most goals this season.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 5

Arsenal have been a bit muted at the Emirates Stadium of late, but RotoWire's Nick Pitner thinks a home match against Stoke City is just the recipe for the Gunners to break out.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 4

Manchester City are cruising early this season and next face newly promoted Watford, giving Sergio Aguero an excellent matchup and the FPL Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 3

Eden Hazard has been quiet through two matches this season, but a game against West Brom could be exactly what he needs to break out.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 1

RotoWire's Nick Pitner is back for another season of the Best XI, but he's bringing an expanded team to help fantasy players even more with their lineup decisions.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 38

A home match in the season finale against Burnley gets Christian Benteke the Best XI captain's armband this weekend.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 37

A double gameweek, including one match against Sunderland, makes the decision to give the Best XI captain's armband to Alexis Sanchez an easy one.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 36

The league's top goal-scorer faces the league's worst defensive team this weekend, earning him the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 35

After scoring four times against Spurs earlier this season, Sergio Aguero will wear the Best XI captain's armband in this weekend's reverse fixture.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 34

With four goals and two assists in his last six Premier League games, plus two matches in Gameweek 34, Eden Hazard grabs the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 33

Chelsea's Eden Hazard was nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award this week and takes his stellar play into this weekend's match against Manchester United.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 32

Olivier Giroud has 13 goals and seven assists in his last 17 appearances for club and country, and he grabs the Best XI captain's armband this weekend against Burnley.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 31

Olivier Giroud heads into this weekend's encounter against Liverpool with 10 goals in his last nine games in all competitions.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 30

Harry Kane has scored five times in his last five home games, and he'll be at White Hart Lane this weekend hosting last-place Leicester.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 29

Despite being held scoreless against Leicester City last time out, Sergio Aguero grabs this week's captain's armband thanks to City's trip to face Burnley.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 28

With matches against Swansea City and QPR this gameweek, Harry Kane grabs the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Gameweek 27

Sergio Aguero heads into Sunday's match at Anfield with 23 goals in 27 appearances across all competitions this season.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 26

RotoWire's Nick Pitner makes his top player picks for Gameweek 26, with Chelsea's Diego Costa grabbing the Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 25

Thanks to an excellent home matchup against Leicester City, Nick Pitner gives Alexis Sanchez the Gameweek 25 Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 24

Nick Pitner makes his picks for the top plays in Gameweek 24 of the Premier League, including Sergio Aguero's excellent home matchup against Hull City.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 23

Theo Walcott could make his long-awaited return to the starting XI against a struggling Aston Villa side.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 22

Wayne Rooney has three goals and two assists in his last five matches against Queens Park Rangers, his Gameweek 22 opponent.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 21

Eden Hazard has a goal or an assist in six consecutive appearances, earning him this week's Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 20

Cesc Fabregas leads the league with 13 assists this season, seven of which have come on the road.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 18

Eight of Diego Costa's 12 goals this term have come at Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea will host West Ham on Boxing Day.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 17

Alexis Sanchez against a possible three-man back line for Liverpool is enough for Nick Pitner to name him this weekend's Best XI captain.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 16

All five of Eden Hazard's Premier League goals this season have come at Stamford Bridge where Chelsea will host 18th-place Hull City this weekend.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 15

With 19 goals in 20 total appearances, Sergio Aguero grabs the Best XI captain's armband for the second consecutive week.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 14

Sergio Aguero takes the Best XI captain's armband in Gameweek 14 thanks to his six goals in seven road matches this season.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 13

With six goals and two assists in his last three matches against Hull City, Wayne Rooney grabs this week's Best XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 12

Alexis Sanchez had six goals in four games before the international break, earning him the Best XI captain's armband this week.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 11

With 10 goals in 10 Premier League games and a matchup against QPR this week, Sergio Aguero grabs a spot in the Gameweek 11 Best XI.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 10

Looking likely to return this weekend against QPR, Chelsea's Diego Costa grabs the Bext XI captain's armband.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 9

Coming off a four-goal outing against Spurs last weekend, Sergio Aguero gets the Best XI captain's armband this week at West Ham.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 8

Edin Dzeko heads into this weekend's match against Spurs with six goals in seven appearances against the London club.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 7

Sergio Aguero faces off against Aston Villa this weekend looking for his sixth goal of the season.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 6

A home match against a falling Aston Villa side has Diego Costa wearing the Best XI captain's armband yet again this week.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 5

Diego Costa grabs the Best XI captain's armband this week thanks to his remarkable play that has netted him seven goals in four league matches.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 4

A fully fit Sergio Aguero will lead the line for Manchester City this weekend against Arsenal at the Emirates.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 3

With Olivier Giroud sidelined until 2015, Arsenal will need Alexis Sanchez to step up on the attack.

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 2

After netting in his Premier League debut in Gameweek 1, Diego Costa takes the Best XI captain's armband for Gameweek 2

FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 1

The highest-returning scorer in the Premier League this season, Daniel Sturridge grabs the Best XI captain's armband for Gameweek 1.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 38

With the Premier League single-season scoring record in his sights, Luis Suarez grabs the gameweek 38 captain's armband.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 37

With five goals in his last three matches, plus a double-gameweek, Connor Wickham makes his debut in the Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 36

Could a Chelsea B-side be the perfect setup for Luis Suarez to break the single-season scoring record?

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 35

With 11 goals in his last five matches against Norwich City, Luis Suarez gets this week's Best XI captain's armband.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 34

With two potentially high-scoring matches in gameweek 34, Yaya Toure grabs the Best XI captain's armband.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 33

With 15 goals and 10 assists this season, Wayne Rooney will look to increase his totals this weekend against a struggling Newcastle side that have allowed seven goals in the last two weeks.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 32

Luis Suarez could be heading for the record books, as he takes this week's Best XI armband just three goals short of tying the Premier League single-season record.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 31

With matches against Cardiff City and Sunderland this week, Daniel Sturridge is named to our Best XI with two Liverpool teammates.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 30

After facing off against Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday, a weekend matchup against Hull City will likely be an easier task for Vincent Kompany and the Citizens..

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 29

In a gameweek that features only five Premier League matches, Eden Hazard grabs this week's captain's armband.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 28

With his stellar play of late, and a matchup against Fulham this weekend, Eden Hazard earns a spot in this week's Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 27

With a goal in each of his last seven Premier League matches, Daniel Sturridge takes the captain's armband for this week's Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 26

Christian Benteke joins Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge as this week's top strikers.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 25

Robin van Persie grabs the Best XI captain armband this week with a very favorable home match against Fulham.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 24

Robin van Persie returned from injury Tuesday against Cardiff City and scored six minutes into the match. Nick Pitner sees more productive play this weekend from the Dutchman.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 23

After returning from a calf injury, Sergio Aguero has scored six times in his last four matches in all competitions.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 22

A home match against Fulham makes Mesut Ozil one of three Arsenal players in this week's Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Matchweek 21

Six of Romelu Lukaku's nine goals this year have come at Goodison Park, where Everton will host Norwich City this weekend.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 20

Romelu Lukaku ended his short scoring drought last weekend against Southampton and has another enticing matchup on New Year's Day against Stoke City.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 19

Wayne Rooney has been Manchester United's top performer for the past month and has a very fantasy-friendly matchup against Norwich City this weekend.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 18

Theo Walcott returns to the Best XI for Arsenal's Boxing Day match against West Ham.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 17

Theo Walcott is back to full fitness and coming off a brace last weekend against Manchester City, earning him a spot in this week's Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 16

Arsenal paid a club-record amount to bring in Mesut Ozil for games such as this weekend's tilt against Manchester City.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 15

With Robin van Persie out with injury and Wayne Rooney suspended this weekend, Nick Pitner names Danny Welbeck to his Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 14

With matches on Tuesday and Wednesday this week before another weekend slate of matches, it's important to find players who likely won't sit despite the condensed schedule.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 13

Sergio Aguero has 16 goals and six assists in all competitions this season, making him an easy Best XI pick with a home match against Swansea on the schedule.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 12

With goals in his last four Premier League matches, Robin van Persie headlines this week's Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 11

With 13 goals and six assists in 13 appearances in all competitions this season, Sergio Aguero is close to cementing his spot in the Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 10

Sergio Aguero is one of the hottest players in the Premier League right now and he finds himself in our Best XI this week.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 9

Now that he's back to full fitness, Christian Benteke returns to the Best XI.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 8

Frank Lampard returns to the Best XI for Gameweek 8

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 7

After scoring in Tuesday's Champions League match, Frank Lampard makes his first appearance in the Best XI this season.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 6

With Christian Benteke sidelined for six weeks, Nick Pitner looks elsewhere for this week's top forwards.

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 5

Christian Benteke has been red hot for Aston Villa this season. But will he make this week's Best XI?

EPL Best XI: Top Picks for Week 4

Christian Benteke returns to Nick Pitner's EPL Best XI, but a few others make their debut this week.

Best XI: Top Picks for Week 3

Wayne Rooney makes his debut in Nick Pitner's Best XI. See who else could be headed for a big week.

Best XI: Top Picks for Week 2

Robin van Persie returns to the Best XI this week. Does anyone else deserve a repeat inclusion?

Best XI: Top Picks for Week 1

In a new weekly feature, Nick Pitner tells us who the best picks are at each position.