Hello and welcome to our Fantasy Premier League article for Gameweek 26! As we head into another exciting week of Premier League action, the all-important captaincy decision is once again upon us. With several tempting options available, we’ve analyzed the fixtures, form, and statistics to bring you our top captain picks for Gameweek 26. So, without further ado, let’s dive in and find out who should wear the armband this week!
Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford has been in incredible form of late, scoring in each of his last five Premier League appearances. With Manchester United facing Liverpool in Gameweek 26, Rashford could be a great captaincy option. Liverpool have struggled defensively this season, conceding 28 goals in 23 games, and Rashford could take advantage of this weakness to score big points. With his impressive form and favorable fixture, Rashford is definitely worth considering for the captaincy in Gameweek 26.
Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka has been a consistent performer for the Gunners this season, with 9 goals and 9 assists to his name. In Gameweek 26, Arsenal face Bournemouth, who are currently struggling. With a favorable fixture on the horizon, Saka could be a great captaincy option for FPL managers looking to take advantage of the Cherries’ defensive frailties. Saka’s creativity and attacking threat make him a great option for both FPL points and captaincy potential in Gameweek 26.
Tottenham’s Harry Kane is one of the most reliable FPL options in the game, having scored 18 goals and provided 6 assists so far this season. In Gameweek 26, Tottenham face Wolves, who have conceded 33 goals in 24 games this season. With his impressive goal-scoring and assist record, and a favorable fixture against Wolves, Kane is definitely worth considering for the captaincy in Gameweek 26.