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Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 3

Andrew M. Laird

Andrew M. Laird, a four-time FSWA Award finalist, is RotoWire's Senior Soccer Editor and an editor for the site's NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, CBB and DFS content.

The rankings below are for Gameweek 3 of the Premier League only, they are not meant to be used for season-long consideration. They were done with a concentration on standard season-long scoring, though they should be applicable to most daily formats as well.

If you have any questions or feedback, please feel free to leave a comment below, or hit up our rankers on Twitter: Andrew M. Laird, Mike Gottlieb, Nick Pitner and Chris Mosinski.

Gameweek 3 Fixtures

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Gameweek 3 Forwards
RankPlayerTeamOpponentPtsLairdGottliebPitnerMosinski
1 Sergio Aguero at 79 Sergio Aguero Sergio Aguero Sergio Aguero Diego Costa
2 Diego Costa at 75 Wayne Rooney Wayne Rooney Diego Costa Sergio Aguero
3 Wayne Rooney v. 72 Diego Costa Diego Costa Wayne Rooney Harry Kane
4 Bafetimbi Gomis at 63 Olivier Giroud Christian Benteke Bafetimbi Gomis Bafetimbi Gomis
5 Olivier Giroud v. 62 Bafetimbi Gomis Olivier Giroud Harry Kane Wayne Rooney
6 Harry Kane at 62 Christian Benteke Diafra Sakho Olivier Giroud Christian Benteke
7 Christian Benteke at 60 Harry Kane Harry Kane Graziano Pelle Olivier Giroud
8 Diafra Sakho v. 51 Diafra Sakho Bafetimbi Gomis Christian Benteke Shinji Okazaki
9 Graziano Pelle at 47 Shinji Okazaki Graziano Pelle Jamie Vardy Diafra Sakho
10 Mame Diouf at 35 Graziano Pelle Mame Diouf Diafra Sakho Troy Deeney
11 Shinji Okazaki v. 33 Troy Deeney Troy Deeney Romelu Lukaku Graziano Pelle
12 Troy Deeney v. 31 Connor Wickham Cameron Jerome Mame Diouf Callum Wilson
13 Callum Wilson at 28 Mame Diouf Saido Berahino Shinji Okazaki Cameron Jerome
14 Cameron Jerome v. 27 Cameron Jerome Rickie Lambert Callum Wilson Mame Diouf
15 Connor Wickham v. 18 Callum Wilson Callum Wilson Odion Ighalo Jordan Ayew
16 Jamie Vardy v. 15 Jermain Defoe Jermain Defoe Connor Wickham Jeremain Lens
17 Romelu Lukaku at 13 Papiss Cisse Marco Arnautovic Saido Berahino Rickie Lambert
18 Saido Berahino v. 13 Romelu Lukaku Papiss Cisse Cameron Jerome Jamie Vardy
19 Rickie Lambert v. 11 Jordan Ayew Connor Wickham Jordan Ayew Connor Wickham
20 Jordan Ayew at 10 Saido Berahino Jeremain Lens Papiss Cisse Papiss Cisse


Gameweek 3 Midfielders
RankPlayerTeamOpponentPtsLairdGottliebPitnerMosinski
1 Alexis Sanchez v. 77 Memphis Depay Alexis Sanchez Memphis Depay Memphis Depay
2 Eden Hazard at 71 Alexis Sanchez Eden Hazard Alexis Sanchez Alexis Sanchez
3 Memphis Depay v. 69 David Silva David SIlva Eden Hazard David Silva
4 David Silva v. 69 Eden Hazard Yaya Toure Andre Ayew Eden Hazard
5 Yaya Toure v. 62 Yaya Toure Andre Ayew Dimitri Payet Yaya Toure
6 Dimitri Payet v. 61 Dimitri Payet Dimitri Payet David Silva Dimitri Payet
7 Andre Ayew at 61 Andre Ayew Mesut Ozil Riyad Mahrez Andre Ayew
8 Riyad Mahrez v. 50 Mesut Ozil Phillipe Coutinho Yaya Toure Christian Eriksen
9 Mesut Ozil v. 47 Riyad Mahrez Riyad Mahrez Aaron Ramsey Riyad Mahrez
10 Christian Eriksen at 35 Yohan Cabaye Sadio Mane Christian Eriksen Yohan Cabaye
11 Nathan Redmond v. 32 Nathan Redmond Nathan Redmond Mesut Ozil Mesut Ozil
12 Jason Puncheon v. 28 Juan Mata Memphis Depay Nathan Redmond Matt Ritchie
13 Philippe Coutinho at 27 Jason Puncheon Jason Puncheon Cesc Fabregas Gylfi Sigurdsson
14 Sadio Mane at 24 Matt Ritchie Ross Barkley Jason Puncheon Sadio Mane
15 Yohan Cabaye v. 22 Cesc Fabregas Christian Eriksen Philippe Coutinho Juan Mata
16 Juan Mata v. 18 Christian Eriksen Yannick Bolasie Nacer Chadlii Jason Puncheon
17 Matt Ritchie at 18 Philippe Coutinho Wilfried Zaha Gylfi Sigurdsson Phillipe Coutinho
18 Cesc Fabregas at 16 Sadio Mane Ibrahim Afellay Juan Mata Nathan Redmond
19 Gylfi Sigurdsson at 14 Gylfi Sigurdsson Georginio Wijnaldum Sadio Mane Cesc Fabregas
20 Aaron Ramsey v. 12 Santi Cazorla Matt Ritchie Matt Ritchie Ibrahim Afellay


Gameweek 3 Defenders
RankPlayerTeamOpponentPtsLairdGottliebPitnerMosinski
1 Matteo Darmian v. 80 Matteo Darmian Matteo Darmian Matteo Darmian Matteo Darmian
2 Aleksandar Kolarov v. 73 Aleksandar Kolarov Aleksandar Kolarov Aaron Cresswell Branislav Ivanovic
3 Kyle Naughton at 63 Kyle Naughton Kyle Naughton Aleksandar Kolarov Kyle Naughton
4 Branislav Ivanovic at 62 Hector Bellerin Cedric Soares Branislav Ivanovic Aleksandar Kolarov
5 Luke Shaw v. 55 Aaron Cresswell Papa Souare Hector Bellerin Hector Bellerin
6 Hector Bellerin v. 49 Luke Shaw Carl Jenkinson Ashley Williams Seamus Coleman
7 Cedric Soares at 49 Vincent Kompany Luke Shaw Cedric Soares Luke Shaw
8 Aaron Cresswell v. 46 Branislav Ivanovic Branislav Ivanovic Vincent Kompany Cedric Soares
9 Pape Souare v. 40 Pape Souare Seamus Coleman Luke Shaw Pape Souare
10 Nacho Monreal v. 39 Nacho Monreal Nacho Monreal Joel Ward Aaron Cresswell
11 Seamus Coleman at 37 Simon Francis Joe Gomez Seamus Coleman Nacho Monreal
12 Vincent Kompany v. 31 Ashley Williams Angelo Ogbonna Kyle Naughton Joel Ward
13 Ashley Williams at 29 Joel Ward Chris Smalling Cesar Azpilicueta Steven Whittaker
14 Joel Ward v. 28 Erik Pieters Eric Dier Nacho Monreal Chris Smalling
15 Chris Smalling v. 20 John Terry Toby Alderweireld Jose Fonte Erik Peters
16 Carl Jenkinson v. 15 Cedric Soares Scott Dann Jordan Amavi Ashley Williams
17 Erik Pieters at 13 Nathaniel Clyne Leandro Bacuna Chris Smalling Vincent Kompany
18 Simon Francis at 13 Geoff Cameron Simon Francis Eric Dier Simon Francis
19 Joe Gomez at 12 Jordan Amavi John Terry Sebastian Bassong Joe Gomez
20 Angelo Ogbonna v. 10 Chris Smalling Joleon Lescott Miguel Layun Angelo Ogbonna


Gameweek 3 Goalkeepers
RankPlayerTeamOpponentPtsLairdGottliebPitnerMosinski
1 Lukasz Fabianski at 37 Sergio Romero Lukasz Fabianski Lukasz Fabianski Sergio Romero
2 Sergio Romero v. 36 Lukasz Fabiabski Thibaut Courtois Thibaut Courtois Thibaut Courtois
3 Thibaut Courtois at 35 Thibaut Courtois Sergio Romero Sergio Romero Alex McCarthy
4 Darren Randolph v. 24 Petr Cech Alex McCarthy Darren Randolph Lukasz Fabianski
5 Alex McCarthy v. 23 Joe Hart Darren Randolph Joe Hart Darren Randolph
6 Joe Hart v. 18 Darren Randolph Petr Cech John Ruddy John Ruddy
7 Petr Cech v. 14 Alex McCarthy Boaz Myhill Alex McCarthy Petr Cech
8 John Ruddy v. 14 John Ruddy Joe Hart Petr Cech Joe Hart
9 Artur Boruc at 4 Artur Boruc Simon Mignolet Jack Butland Artur Boruc
10 Jack Butland at 4 Jack Butland John Ruddy Hugo Lloris Jack Butland