Arsenal star Bukayo Saka is one of several Premier League stars upgraded on the fantasy football scene ahead of the new season. Saka has moved from 6.5 at the start of Premier League football last season to 8.0 for the new season. The Englishman has been rewarded for being one of the best midfielders on the fantasy football scene last season.

England international Saka was in the top six amongst the fantasy football midfielders last season. Only the quintet of Mohamed Salah of Liverpool (265), Son Heung-Min of Tottenham Hotspur (258), Jarrod Bowen of West Ham United (206), Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne (196) and Leicester City playmaker James Maddison (181) had more points than Saka on the fantasy football scene last season. Arsenal player Saka had 179 points last season after a fantasy football return of 11 goals and nine assists. (more…)