Got a Bundesliga Fantasy selection headache you just cannot cure? At a loss when deciding who to pick? Don't worry, bundesliga.com's 'Magic Triangle' of pundits have all the answers.
Giovane Elber, Krasimir Balakov and Fredi Bobic were the original 'Magisches Dreieck' at VfB Stuttgart, Johan Micoud, Ailton and Ivan Klasnic followed them at SV Werder Bremen, and now bundesliga.com have their very own world-beating triumvirate.
Donning their monogrammed jackets for the new season, the Expert, the Coach and the Scout will be alongside you throughout the 2016/17 campaign.
Before every Matchday, our trio of Bundesliga insiders will offer wise words of advice, selection tips and perhaps even provide a shoulder to cry on as you aim to guide your Bundesliga Fantasy XI to the top of the league.
Official Fantasy Bundesliga Expert Matt has always been a bit of a numbers geek. As a kid he had a giant poster of Sesame Street’s The Count above his bed, while his current ringtone is Hip To Be Square by Huey Lewis and the News. Our resident number cruncher will provide you with key facts and stats throughout the season.
When it comes to tactics and formations, you’ll struggle to find anyone as keen or as knowledgeable as James 'The Coach' Thorogood. James is Bundesliga obsessed, with Sascha Mölders, Juan Arango and Jay-Jay Okocha making up his top 3 all-time favourite players. He is regularly spotted discussing tactics with Carlo Ancelotti over a plate of pasta, and has also been seen animatedly moving salt and pepper shakers across the table while out dining with Thomas Tuchel.
From shoe sizes to the number of goals scored in training, Official Fantasy Bundesliga Scout Florian knows everything there is to know about every single member of the Bundesliga's all-star cast. He claims to have discovered Fritz Walter and Franz Beckenbauer, and now he wants to share his talent-spotting prowess with you.