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Henderson returns for the Blades as Wolves hand start to £4.0m FPL defender

There are four Premier League matches taking place today, with the first double-header kicking off at 14:00 GMT.

Fresh from their win over Everton, Norwich City take on an Arsenal side who are under the stewardship of Freddie Ljungberg for the first time.

Meanwhile, at Molineux, sixth hosts seventh as Wolverhampton Wanderers face Sheffield United.

The Blades welcome back Dean Henderson (£4.7m) and John Egan (£4.5m) for this encounter, with the pair returning from ineligibility and injury respectively.

Understudies Simon Moore (£4.4m) and Phil Jagielka (£4.2m) make way, while there is another run-out up front for the in-form Lys Mousset (£5.1m).

Wolves have made only one change and it is an enforced one, at that: budget Fantasy Premier League defender Max Kilman (£4.0m) gets his first start at centre-half as Romain Saiss (£4.4m) is suspended.

Raul Jimenez (£7.7m), the most-bought player of Gameweek 14, starts again in attack.

Interim Arsenal boss Ljungberg has made four changes from Unai Emery’s final Premier League line-up.

Having made his return from exile in the Europa League on Thursday night, Granit Xhaka (£5.2m) is back in a Premier League starting XI for the first time since that ill-fated draw with Crystal Palace in Gameweek 10.

Having impressed against Eintracht Frankfurt, Shkodran Mustafi (£5.2m) makes his first league start of 2019/20.

Joe Willock (£4.9m) and Sead Kolasinac (£5.3m) are also recalled as Kieran Tierney (£5.4m), Lucas Torreira (£4.7m) and Sokratis Papastathopoulos (£5.0m) are named on the bench, along with Nicolas Pepe (£9.1m).

Hector Bellerin (£5.4m) misses out through injury.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (£10.9m) and Alexandre Lacazette (£9.3m) will again lead the line.

Norwich’s team news is far more straightforward, with Ibrahim Amadou (£4.5m) replacing Alex Tettey (£4.5m) in midfield.

Jamal Lewis (£4.5m) returns from injury but is only among the substitutes, while Todd Cantwell (£4.6m) has shaken off an ankle injury to start.


Norwich City XI: Krul, Aarons, Godfrey, Zimmermann, Byram, Amadou, Trybull, Hernandez, Cantwell, McLean, Pukki.

Arsenal XI: Leno, Chambers, Mustafi, David Luiz, Kolasinac, Xhaka, Guendouzi, Willock, Ozil, Aubameyang, Lacazette.

Wolves XI: Patricio, Dendoncker, Coady, Kilman, Doherty, Neves, Moutinho, Jonny, Adama, Jimenez, Jota.

Sheffield United XI: Henderson, Stevens, O’Connell, Egan, Basham, Baldock, Fleck, Norwood, Lundstram, Mousset, McGoldrick.

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1,386 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Gobigorgohome
    • 8 Years
    10 days, 19 hours ago

    feel sorry for the one who sold Auba for Laca

    1. ZeBestee
      • 5 Years
      10 days, 19 hours ago

      Laca at home next. Patience is needed here imo.

    2. Top Lad Dakes.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      10 days, 19 hours ago

      That seems sideways

  2. Tomthewise1
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    10 days, 19 hours ago

    Patience, not stubbornness, pays off

    Fixtures over form

  3. HurriKane
    • 7 Years
    10 days, 19 hours ago

    Fun fact

    Cantwell last 10 pl starts = 4 goals 2 assists

    Sterling last 10 pl starts = 3 goals 1 assist

    1. Top Lad Dakes.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      10 days, 19 hours ago

      😆

      that's amazing

    2. Trophé Mourinho
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        yea but Cantwell is like 12 mil

    3. Skloppy Kops
      • 4 Years
      10 days, 19 hours ago

      Cantwell looking more dangerous than Auba

    4. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      10 days, 19 hours ago

      Stop it now, Todd!

    5. KINGS
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        Anyone swapped out Auba for Laca?

        1. Skloppy Kops
          • 4 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Swapped for Ings

      • Pinball Wizard
        • 3 Years
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        I hate Auba. He is my personal troll.

        When I got him, I thought to myself: Yeah now he will start blanking. And he did.

        Then I sold him last week and I thought to myself: Now he will start scoring again. 🙁

        Last season was the same thing. I got him for all his blanks and he managed to finish as the top scoring forward.

        1. Pépé Pig
          • 1 Year
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          100% right there with you my friend. Sucks

          1. Pinball Wizard
            • 3 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            I did Tammy to Ings. Wouldn't be surprised if he plays and scores. With my luck

        2. Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Who are you selling this week ?

        3. Skloppy Kops
          • 4 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          U'r not alone on this

      • g40steve
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        O’Connell YC

      • Gobigorgohome
        • 8 Years
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        DOHERTY GOAL
        JIMENEZ ASSIT

      • Bruce Lee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        Time to sell Lund

        1. Cilly Bonnolly
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Why?

      • Hotdogs for Tea
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        Auba sellers being punished ...

      • ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        OMG Doherty

      • Daniel - KTBFFH
        • 10 Years
        10 days, 19 hours ago

        What is better combo for the festive period?

        Pulisic and Martial or

        Zaha and Alli?

        Please advise.

        Thanks,

      • Trophé Mourinho
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          noooooooooooooooo

        • Collie01
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          YC O'Connell

          Wolves starting to look a bit more dangerous, game opening up a bit

        • g40steve
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Doch G Jimmy A

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 2 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Get in Jimmy!

        • Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Pukki’s got his confidence back!

        • Ljungberg
          • 4 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Arsenal without Aubameyang and Leno would be in the relegation battle.

        • G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 2 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Doherty G

        • seewhyaxe
          • 2 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          cantwell looking lively

          1. Wild Rover
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Yep, very good

        • Wilshere Knowledge
          • 6 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Mustafi with an ode to Phil Jones with that defending.

        • Smurf
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Brought Jiménez in and don’t own Lundstram. Great goal for me.

          1. luke
            • 9 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Heathen

        • Collie01
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          10 days, 19 hours ago

          Jimi assist

        • Would Ed Woodward
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Told you Doherty had been a rancid pick for me.

          • Bruce Lee
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Go on Jimmy... a goal and you have a lovely haul mate get it

          • Jimbo-Jones
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Serious benching problems next week.... any help appreciated.

            Pope
            TAA VVD Tomori
            Sterling KDB Mount Tielemans
            Vardy Abraham Jimenez

            Soyuncu Lundstram Dendoncker

            2ft so tempted to downgrade someone and upgrade another to remove this benching headache. Any suggestions?

          • Top Lad Dakes.
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Auba consistently trolls me tbh, this season and last.

            Last season got him at all the wrong times inc over Aguero when it was a 50/50 but Auba had better fixtures - Kun 2 x hattricks, Auba blanks and misses games.

            This season got him after consistency at the start, only for him to blank, sold on WC a few weeks ago and he starts scoring again haha.

            1. HurriKane
              • 7 Years
              10 days, 19 hours ago

              Thats my story with Wilson

            2. Pépé Pig
              • 1 Year
              10 days, 19 hours ago

              Try doing the same but holding on until having enough and selling this week

          • Niho992
            • 1 Year
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Need 7 goals from Martial today at least

          • Rainer
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Jimmy.

            Every week.

            I love you even more!

            1. tisza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              10 days, 19 hours ago

              bought him in for Barnes in GW8 and changed the momentum of my season

          • ZeBestee
            • 5 Years
            10 days, 19 hours ago

            Who assisted Doh?

            1. Bun Rab L4D3
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              10 days, 19 hours ago

              Jim

            2. g40steve
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              10 days, 19 hours ago

              Jimmy