Fantasy Premier League tips: Scout Selection for FPL GW8 – Kane, Hazard, Shaw, no Salah

Fantasy Premier League managers are frantically adjusting their squads ahead of the GW8 deadline tonight at 7pm.

Brighton and West Ham’s early clash could catch out bosses who aren’t switched on ahead of the weekend, so make sure you’re ready to take advantage if rivals slip up.

Express Sport have already provided , and now the official Fantasy Premier League Scout has weighed in with their selection.

Harry Kane and Eden Hazard are unsurprisingly included while there is a surprise call-up for Luke Shaw but no room for out-of-sorts Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah.

GKP: Joe Hart (Burnley) – £4.6m

Fixture: Huddersfield Town (H)

The Burnley stopper has picked up at least one save point in all seven gameweeks so far.

DEF: Kieran Trippier (Tottenham Hotspur) – £6.2m

Fixture: Cardiff City (H)

The Spurs defender has three double-figure points hauls in six appearances this season.

DEF: Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) – £6.9m

Fixture: Southampton (A)

Averaging 9.3 points per away match, but is easily the most expensive defender.

DEF: Luke Shaw (Manchester United) – £5.1m

Fixture: Newcastle United (H)

Among the top five defenders for shots and chances created, although Manchester United are stuck in a rut going forward.

MID: Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur) – £8.3m

Fixture: Cardiff City (H)

Scored nine goals and provided six assists during home matches last season.

MID: James Maddison (Leicester City) – £6.9m

Fixture: Everton (H)

The Foxes star has a goal or an assist in five of the last six gameweeks.

MID: Eden Hazard (Chelsea) – £11.1m (Vice-captain)

Fixture: Southampton (A)

The in-form man in the top flight with double-digit returns in three of the last four gameweeks.

MID: Johann Berg Gudmundsson (Burnley) – £5.9m

Fixture: Huddersfield Town (H)

A budget option but has notched a goal and three assists in the last two gameweeks.

FWD: Aleksandar Mitrovic (Fulham) – £7.0m

Fixture: Arsenal (H)

Joint-top when it comes to shots on target with 12 this campaign.

FWD: Marko Arnautovic (West Ham United) – £7.0m

Fixture: Brighton & Hove Albion (A)

The Austrian has scored in four of his last five matches.

FWD: Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) – £12.5m (Captain)

Fixture: Cardiff City (H)

The England captain has earned half his total points tally in the last two weeks.