Before you set your Week 1 English Premier League DFS lineups on DraftKings, you need to hear what European football expert David Sumpter has to say. Sumpter is an applied mathematician and author of Soccermatics, a book that explains how math works inside the sport. Along with other experienced analysts, Sumpter developed the powerful Soccerbot model. The Soccerbot reads current odds and all team performance data, calculates key metrics and predicts upcoming matches. In the three seasons since its inception, Soccerbot is up an incredible 2,000 percent on Premier League picks. Thats right — 2,000 percent.
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Sumpter is also targeting a player set to go off on this weekend because of a dream matchup. The stars are aligning for him to put up big numbers on DraftKings. This pick could be the difference between winning your tournament and cash games or going home with nothing.
From the available teams for this round who were in the Premier League last season, the top performer was Abdoulaye Doucoure, Sumpter told SportsLine. He impressed the Soccerbot by picking up over 60,000 points in our system thanks in no small part to seven goals and three assists. Watford hosts Brighton, who was the worst away team in the division last season, so theres every chance Doucoure has a good week.
Hazard, who has scored 28 goals over the last two seasons for the Blues, enters Saturdays matchup against Huddersfield full of confidence after leading Belgium to a third-place finish at the 2018 World Cup. And Chelseas ace will be eager to impress new manager Maurizio Sarri after missing Chelseas 2-0 defeat against Manchester City in the Community Shield.