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Best Captain Picks In FPL Gameweek 32

In Fantasy Premier League (FPL) Gameweek 32, the schedule is packed with fixtures following a recent flurry of games. This weekend could prove pivotal in the Premier League title race, with Liverpool, Arsenal, and Manchester City all facing challenging away matches. Pep Guardiola has the luxury of fielding a fully rested Erling Haaland and Kevin De Bruyne as they head to face Crystal Palace.

Meanwhile, Arsenal faces a tricky test against Brighton at the Amex Stadium, and Liverpool seeks revenge at Old Trafford following their dramatic defeat to Manchester United there recently.

Let’s delve into the top five options for selecting your captain for Gameweek 32 in FPL.

Phil Foden (Manchester City)

Phil Foden's hat-trick against Brentford
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Foden in PL (Credits: Getty)

Phil Foden of Manchester City is an enticing FPL option, even after his recent hat-trick heroics. While it’s natural to feel like you’re arriving late to the party when buying a player fresh off such a performance, Foden’s potential remains high. His electric form, combined with City’s favourable upcoming fixtures, suggests he can continue to deliver significant FPL points.

City’s next four matches, including encounters against Crystal Palace, Luton, Nottingham Forest, and Brighton, provide ample opportunities for attacking returns. Foden’s impressive contribution to league goals this season, already surpassing his previous records, underscores his potential as a top FPL asset. Priced at £8.1m with 183 points accrued so far, Foden presents a compelling captaincy option for Gameweek 32, particularly in City’s clash against Crystal Palace away from home.

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Martin Odegaard (Arsenal)

Martin Odegaard in Arsenal training 
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Odegaard during Arsenal training (Credits: Getty)

Martin Odegaard, a key figure for Arsenal, continues to prove his worth in Fantasy Premier League, particularly in away fixtures. Despite playing just one more away game than at home, Odegaard has amassed 64.7% of his impressive 142 FPL points on the road this season. His away performances have been particularly fruitful, with five of his seven double-digit hauls occurring away from the Emirates Stadium.

In fact, he has accumulated 37 points across his last four away matches, demonstrating his consistency in such settings. As Arsenal faces Brighton in Gameweek 32, Odegaard’s knack for performing well against opponents who seek to attack could prove beneficial once again. Priced at £8.5m, Odegaard presents a compelling option for FPL managers, especially in the upcoming away clash against Brighton.

Brennan Johnson (Tottenham)

Johnson in action for Spurs 
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Brennan Johnson celebrates his goal (Credits: Getty)

Brennan Johnson, the Welsh winger for Spurs, is currently at a 75% chance to face his former club Nottingham Forest, despite a minor knock received in a previous match against West Ham. Johnson himself downplayed the injury, expressing confidence in his fitness. While awaiting confirmation from manager Ange Postecoglou regarding Johnson’s availability, FPL managers should consider him as a promising differential option in midfield for Gameweek 32.

Despite occasional starts, Johnson’s performance metrics have been consistently impressive, with 11 direct goal involvements (four goals and seven assists) in his last 13 league appearances. Among Spurs’ squad this season, only Richarlison and Son Heung-min have averaged more FPL points per 90 minutes than Johnson. With Dejan Kulusevski’s form wavering, Johnson is likely to secure a starting spot against Forest, offering him the opportunity to showcase his talents against his former club.

Priced at £5.8m with 106 points accumulated so far, Johnson presents an intriguing option for FPL managers, especially in the upcoming fixture against Nottingham Forest at home.

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Rodrigo Muniz (Fulham)

Muniz for Fulham 
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Rodrigo Muniz in PL action (Credits: Getty)

Rodrigo Muniz of Fulham has been in scintillating form lately, highlighted by his recent full 90-minute appearance at the City Ground. Despite Marco Silva’s dissatisfaction with his squad’s performance in Nottingham, Muniz’s exceptional form has earned him some leniency. Since Raul Jimenez’s injury in December, the Brazilian striker has been a revelation, netting eight goals and providing an assist in his last nine Premier League outings. Such stellar performances have even garnered him consecutive Player of the Month award nominations.

In the upcoming Gameweek 32 fixture against Newcastle, Muniz faces a depleted Magpies defense. With Eddie Howe’s side missing five key first-team defenders, including stalwarts like Sven Botman and Kieran Trippier, as well as first-choice goalkeeper Nick Pope, Muniz has a prime opportunity to capitalize. Priced at £4.7m with 77 points amassed so far, Muniz presents an enticing option for FPL managers, particularly in the upcoming home clash against Newcastle.

Rayan Ait-Nouri (Wolves)

Rayan Ait-Nouri in FPL (Credits: Getty)

Rayan Ait-Nouri of Wolves has emerged as the most sought-after defender ahead of Gameweek 32 in the Fantasy Premier League, and rightfully so, given his recent performances and tactical shift. With Wolves facing injuries depleting their attacking options, manager Gary O’Neil has deployed Ait-Nouri further up the pitch, utilizing him as a left-sided winger and occasionally even positioning him as a center-forward. This tactical adjustment has allowed the Algerian to flourish, as evidenced by his goal against Burnley in the recent fixture.

In his last five Premier League appearances, the 22-year-old has showcased his attacking prowess, contributing two goals and an assist. Additionally, he impressed in Wolves’ FA Cup encounter against Coventry City last month, providing both a goal and an assist. With Wolves enjoying a favourable upcoming schedule, including four of their next five matches at Molineux, Ait-Nouri presents an enticing long-term prospect for FPL managers.

Priced at £4.7m with 67 points accumulated thus far, Ait-Nouri offers both attacking threat and potential clean sheet points, particularly in the upcoming home fixture against West Ham in Gameweek 32.

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