Dugout Discussion

Son and Llorente lead Spurs attack with Vardy benched

Son Heung-min (£8.8m) makes his third start in a row since returning from the Asian Cup last month.

The South Korean has been averaging 7.1 points per game at Wembley since Gameweek 13 and carries the added responsibility of being the most transferred-in player ahead of Gameweek 26.

Over 550,000 managers opted to sign Son following the conclusion of Double Gameweek 25.

This time he is joined in the starting line-up by the returning Fernando Llorente (£5.7m) after he was benched against Newcastle last time out.

Christian Eriksen (£9.3m) keeps his place in the midfield but is joined by youngster Oliver Skipp (£4.5m).

Meanwhile, Erik Lamela (£6.1m) misses out on the match entirely with a reported back spasm.

In defence, Jan Vertonghen (£5.9m) and Davinson Sánchez (£5.8m) are selected in a back four, with Toby Alderweireld (£6.0m) on the bench.

Claude Puel has made a brave call for Leicester’s visit to Wembley as he has left Jamie Vardy (£8.8m) on the bench.

Demarai Gray (£5.4m) leads the line for the Foxes, while Youri Tielemans (£6.0m) makes his debut in central midfield.

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1,390 Comments Post a Comment
  1. All Out of Mounie
    • 1 Year
    12 days, 15 hours ago

    Worth getting a keeper in for next week only? I think no...

    1. MTPockets
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      12 days, 14 hours ago

      Maybe if it's one who also plays 31 and 33

    2. The 5% Team
        12 days, 14 hours ago

        if you have no player keeper, yes of course. Every point counts

        1. All Out of Mounie
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          Low ceiling for keepers tho

          1. The 5% Team
              12 days, 14 hours ago

              true...don't take a hit doing it. But I would do it if for free...preferably one that also plays in the blanks

        2. NABIL - Gettin' Siggy …
          • 6 Years
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          Yep

      • S.Kuqi
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        12 days, 14 hours ago

        Whats the general consensus here about tc, bb, wc strategy? No idea when the bgws, dgws should take place.

        1. G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          You've been playing for 6 years and not heard of Ben Crellin?

      • NABIL - Gettin' Siggy …
        • 6 Years
        12 days, 14 hours ago

        Digne & Siggy out for

        A. Pereira n Fanderson
        B. Robbo n Moutinho/Barnes(5,6 max, have Vvd as well)

        1. HIAFL (Howe to Train your D…
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          a

          1. NABIL - Gettin' Siggy …
            • 6 Years
            12 days, 14 hours ago

            Cheers man

      • It’s gonna Ben Mee
        • 5 Years
        12 days, 14 hours ago

        I’ll drop like a stone in the rankings unless Sterling produces something today.

        1. aborg
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          At least he is playing. I’ve kept Sane !!

        2. Srv210
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          I'm gonna drop definitely is sane doesn't give some return (possible positive scenario)

      • Pishpott
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          Would love a Hazard haul today, repay my faith please Eden.

        • Paddington Bear
          • 1 Year
          12 days, 14 hours ago

          Son the have 500,000 transfers in by GW27.

          1. Pishpott
              12 days, 14 hours ago

              At least

          2. Srv210
            • 1 Year
            12 days, 14 hours ago

            Who to transfer out for getting Pereira in out of

            AWB,bednarek,Luiz,Doherty,TAA

            Bednarek,AWB are good bench players,and I don't know if I want to transfer anyone of Luiz,TAA or Doherty..hence asking for suggestions.

            1. Weilong7
              • 2 Years
              12 days, 14 hours ago

              probably luiz.. i had him as well..

            2. Pishpott
                12 days, 14 hours ago

                I'd get Chilwell

            3. Auboomerang
              • 1 Year
              12 days, 14 hours ago

              Anyone else think Pogba is enough United attack over the next 5? Liverpool(H) Palace(A) Southampton(H) Arsenal(A) City(H)

              Rashford is obviously still a quality pick, but it wouldn't be surprising if he blanks in 2 or 3 of those fixtures. Might be worth risking a differential, especially if you're chasing.

              1. The Enlightener
                • 5 Years
                12 days, 14 hours ago

                Yes

              2. Srv210
                • 1 Year
                12 days, 14 hours ago

                Who are you getting instead of rash?

                1. Auboomerang
                  • 1 Year
                  12 days, 14 hours ago

                  Really like Newcastle's next three fixtures so considering Rondon. The extra funds allow me to bring in Sterling for GW28 too

                  1. Pishpott
                      12 days, 14 hours ago

                      Would much rather have Rashford than Rondon.

              3. cigan
                  12 days, 14 hours ago

                  i'd love to be smug how i had the balls to bench Sane but he's coming in for Rashford anyway lol

                • MoSalahTikka
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  12 days, 14 hours ago

                  Barnes or Rondon? Need to find a replacement for Kamara. Barnes has great stats, but Newcastle have great fixtures.

                • Eytexi
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  12 days, 14 hours ago

                  Anyone else still own both Hazard & Alonso, desperate for Chelsea to smash City here?

                • kaneishungry
                  • 2 Years
                  12 days, 14 hours ago

                  STERLING!!!!!!!!!

                • fusen
                  • 7 Years
                  12 days, 13 hours ago

                  Looks like the #1 in the world is finally going to lose the top spot

                  He sold Aguero this week...