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Leicester unchanged as Everton switch to three at the back

The final two matches of Gameweek 14 take place simultaneously this afternoon, with kick-off at 16:30 GMT.

Manchester United host Aston Villa at Old Trafford, while third-placed Leicester City take on Everton at the King Power Stadium.

The Foxes can move back to within eight points of league leaders Liverpool with a victory over the Toffees this afternoon.

With his side on a five-match winning run, Brendan Rodgers has unsurprisingly named an unchanged team for the sixth game in a row.

Jamie Vardy (£9.8m), the most-captained player overall and in the top 10k in Gameweek 14, keeps up his ever-present record under his manager.

The Leicester striker hasn’t blanked since Gameweek 8 and averages 8.67 points per match in home games this season.

The Foxes come into this game having not conceded a league goal since Gameweek 9.

Marco Silva makes three changes to the side that was beaten by Norwich City last weekend.

Michael Keane (£5.4m) joins Yerry Mina (£5.3m) and Mason Holgate (£4.4m) in a back three, while Alex Iwobi (£5.7m) replaces the injured Theo Walcott (£6.2m) further forward.

The other change sees Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£5.8m) oust Cenk Tosun (£5.7m) up front.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer makes one change from Gameweek 13, with Juan Mata (£6.2m) replacing Phil Jones (£4.8m).

That alteration would seem to indicate that Solskjaer has moved back to a 4-2-3-1, with Mata joining Daniel James (£6.2m) and Marcus Rashford (£8.7m) in the attacking trident behind Anthony Martial (£7.8m).

Budget FPL defender Brandon Williams (£4.1m) is again preferred at left-back, with positional rivals Ashley Young and Luke Shaw (both £5.4m) on the bench.

Dean Smith names the same Aston Villa side that beat Newcastle on Monday, so there is no place for Marvelous Nakamba (£4.4m) in midfield.


Leicester City XI: Schmeichel, Pereira, Evans, Söyüncü, Chilwell, Ndidi, Ayoze Pérez, Tielemans, Maddison, Barnes, Vardy.

Everton XI: Pickford, Digne, Holgate, Keane, Mina, Sidibe, Davies, Sigurdsson, Iwobi, Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin.

Manchester United XI: de Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelöf, Maguire, Williams, Andreas Pereira, Fred, James, Mata, Rashford, Martial.

Aston Villa XI: Heaton, Guilbert, Konsa, Mings, Targett, McGinn, Luiz, Hourihane, El Ghazi, Wesley, Grealish.

(edited)


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1,499 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Podge
    • 9 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    What fools were calling the end of the party after 15 minutes

    1. Yank Revolution
      • 8 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Vardy Poopers

  2. Regin
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Not even thinking about captaincy till gw18. Vardy my captain since gw12, will continue till gw17.

  3. Liberate HK - antichinazi
    • 1 Year
    8 months, 9 days ago

    damn vardy (non capper)

    1. KAPTAIN KANE
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      55% don't own, relax and celebrate 🙂

      1. TheBrazilianRonaldo
        • 1 Year
        8 months, 9 days ago

        Everyone in top 100k owns it seems, so cappers benefit from the goals more

  4. Trophé Mourinho
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    8 months, 9 days ago

    why carragher commentating like he is on a rollercoaster

  5. PrettyDick
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    My OR was 33k before that Vardy goal. I have him but I didn't captain him. Let's see how much rank I lose on that goal ..

    1. Wilshere Knowledge
      • 6 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      It’ll only be about 4 points worth.

      Not worth fretting.

      1. PrettyDick
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        8 months, 9 days ago

        He's on 3 bonus now as well, so 7pts for now. Not saying it's the end of the world, it'll just be interesting to see how much it affects the rank to own him but not captain him

    2. fusen
      • 8 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      a lot. I captained Mane instead of Vardy

      I was absolutely dreading a Vardy goal. Typical. Awful defending for the goal by Everton, he was left free at the back post

    3. True Deadzoner
      • 8 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      100k

    4. Ragabolly
      • 10 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      How much did you lose?

      1. PrettyDick
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        8 months, 9 days ago

        down to 40K. So 7K (or about 20%..). Also out of the FFS cup due to my opponent putting the armband on him, now only a Chilwell or Tielemans return can save me haha

    5. Ragabolly
      • 10 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      You can check live at http://www.livefpl.net/rank

  6. Fudgy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Vardy owners so lucky

    1. Am sorry to say again it�…
      • 2 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Lol

    2. fylde2022
      • 5 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Us Vardy(C) are even luckier 🙂

    3. Yank Revolution
      • 8 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Non owners, so salty

  7. fylde2022
    • 5 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Another Vardy goal, please.

    1. Top Lad Dakes.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Siiii

  8. Bruce Lee
    • 1 Year
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Martial and Teleman doing anything?

    1. Hulk Smash
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Not today

  9. Sailboats
    • 4 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Ibrox in tears

    1. KAPTAIN KANE
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Rangers not playing

  10. 6ix9ine #1 on billboard
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Imagine not owning Vardy.

  11. Tcheco
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Perma cap Vardy since Arsenal is a dream

    1. Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
      • 11 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Whenever we decide perma things change. Strange game is this

    2. twoplustwo
      • 5 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Yep not sure why people have moved it off him this week

    3. Regin
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Same here.

  12. CloudSky
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Just get Pukki and Vardy double and party all year.

  13. Rainer
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Going to need another, Jamie.

    Fail if not.

  14. Brosstan
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Vardy goal means a massive red. Game over.

  15. twoplustwo
    • 5 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Standout captain choice all week

  16. La Roja
    • 8 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Straight to 3 baps

  17. Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
    • 11 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Come soon Maddison and Martial!!!

  18. Hakim Ziyech
    • 1 Year
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Vardy Smokin IRBOX Team 😆

    1. CloudSky
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      As per.

  19. Rainer
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Only Vardys 2nd shot of the game.

    Not sustainable!

    1. Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
      • 11 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Yeah right

    2. Top Lad Dakes.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      😉

  20. Top Lad Dakes.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Grealish could've had 3G today

  21. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
    • 10 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Need a Vardy brace ASAP

    1. La Roja
      • 8 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      This

    2. CloudSky
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Omg

  22. Am sorry to say again it�…
    • 2 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Back in the top 10k with that Vardy goal

  23. CC22
    • 8 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Mings & Cantwell on my bench. Don’t mind as long as the benefits of a good squad also pay off when rotation starts to kick in.

    1. Fred54
      • 5 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      That's not how this game works.

    2. mynameisq
      • 6 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      I'd mind a lot tbb

      1. mynameisq
        • 6 Years
        8 months, 9 days ago

        Tbh

  24. Fred54
    • 5 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Nearly Maddy G, Vardy A.

    1. Here Comes The Son ★
      • 2 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Nearly chunted

    2. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Poor Dakes haha

  25. Gobigorgohome
    • 9 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Maddison goal Vardy assit almost

  26. Rolls-Royce
    • 6 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Imagine selling Vardy for Kane.

    1. twoplustwo
      • 5 Years
      8 months, 9 days ago

      Quite funny tbh

  27. Podge
    • 9 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Maddison you twat

  28. Rainer
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Vardy found Maddy.

    Nearly a goal.

  29. KAPTAIN KANE
    • 3 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Vardy to break his own record?

  30. The Man Pastore
    • 5 Years
    8 months, 9 days ago

    Come on maddison, I need a goal