Lewis Dunk (£4.5m) and Chris Mepham (£4.0m) were the third and fourth highest scoring defenders in Gameweek 1 and represented great bargains at just £4.5m each. The upcoming matches for Brighton make Dunk hugely tempting moving forward also. They have three of their next four games at home against West Ham, Southampton and Burnley with their only away game at Man City on GW4 which makes Dunk an attractive proposition.
Verdict: Lewis Dunk
For more FPL head-to-heads and plenty more informative content, visit our Fantasy Football section!