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Martial comes through injury doubt to start for Man United

Anthony Martial (£7.6m) has come through his pre-match injury doubts to start for Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.

Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hinted that he wasn’t sure if the Frenchman could feature from the beginning in Gameweek 16 but it looks as if he might have been playing mind-games ahead of such an important match.

Martial’s presence means that Manchester United’s attack is largely at full-strength for their trip across the city, Marcus Rashford (£8.8m) and Daniel James (£6.1m) either side of him.

However, the main Fantasy focus of this match is naturally going to be on the hosts and, thankfully, there are very few shocks and surprises.

Raheem Sterling (£11.9m) and Gabriel Jesus (£9.6m) form two-thirds of the front-three with Bernardo Silva (£7.9m) also included in the starting line-up.

Kevin de Bruyne (£10.3m) and David Silva (£7.6m) are both present in central midfield while Angeliño (£4.7m) gets a second start in a row at left-back.

Manchester City XI: Ederson; Angeliño, Fernandinho, Stones, Walker; de Bruyne, D Silva, Rodrigo; Sterling, Jesus, B Silva.

Manchester United XI: De Gea; Shaw, Maguire, Lindelöf, Wan-Bissaka; Fred, McTominay; Rashford, Lingard, D James; Martial.

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1,597 Comments Post a Comment
  1. dshv
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    For now to put kane captain over vardy works good hope to ends better..

    1. beric
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Good scores play kane in this weeks

  2. ABHISHEK - THE CURIOUS ONE
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Salah !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  3. DA Minnion
    • 8 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Shoulda gotta guita.

    1. pumpkinhead
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      His fixtures were so good into the new year.

  4. Babit1967
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Salah to Son (C) was neither here nor there but mount to Alli worked for my two fts

  5. Arteta
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Alli captain and Son vice. Can't get it right ffs.

    1. Qaiss
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      3 Pts, I’ll pray for you

      1. Bielsa's Blue Bucket
        • 9 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        What about not owning either. Or Salah, or Robbo, or Kane, or Palace defence. What about that huh? 🙂

  6. Tamagotchi Massacre
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    39 from spurs triple, go meeeeee!

    1. elchilangles
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      nice

  7. jimmyabs1987
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Wonderful, Ali VC and Kane up top

    Good boy Klopp for keeping Mane on that bench

    1. pumpkinhead
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      jammy

  8. Vertigo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    And that concludes an absolute nail-biter at Vicarage Road.

  9. Nightcrawler
    • 1 Year
    9 months, 27 days ago

    50 pts from triple spurs lovely

    Rip causals

    1. Trophé Mourinho
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 27 days ago

      i think the casuals are the ones with kane and salah you know

      1. Nightcrawler
        • 1 Year
        9 months, 27 days ago

        I dont have salah

    2. Qaiss
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      What’s your rank bud?

  10. pumpkinhead
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    54 from 4

  11. Tsparkes10
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Martial to Alli looks decent so far, Son captain and Kelly in for Mane. Only negative is went Henderson and benched Gaz but could pay off yet. Probs only a 3 point swing max

    1. PogBruno
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Mate - Any chance either Baldock or Lund to miss the game tomorrow?

      1. Tsparkes10
        • 2 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        Doubt it

  12. Am sorry to say again it�…
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Magnus Carlsen got Kelly coming in for Mane on top of Salah (c) Alli & Son points, legend.

    1. pumpkinhead
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Get off your knees

    2. Daniel - Go Granville
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      is he number 1 already?

    3. SHOOTER MCGINN
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Nick Tanner got him covered, no worries

    4. De Gea Van Dijk. 10
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Never bench Kelly.

  13. Daniel - Go Granville
    • 11 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Martial starts to block Kelly pts 🙁

  14. luk46
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    43 points with 7 to play - come on!

  15. Tempestic
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Getting greenwood off my bench with no Mane or Tomori… RIP

  16. ElliotJHP
    • 8 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Guaita for Pope is a waste of a transfer they said...

    1. Qaiss
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Make your own decisions

      1. ElliotJHP
        • 8 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        Lucky i did xxx

    2. pumpkinhead
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Lol it's your team... can't blame anyone but yourself.

      1. ElliotJHP
        • 8 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        Hahaha ive done it pal! Im just saying I saw that alot a week ago

        1. pumpkinhead
          • 5 Years
          9 months, 27 days ago

          k, then get off it.

          1. SpoonPants
            • 1 Year
            9 months, 27 days ago

            Your negativity is not needed.

  17. Chucky
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Salah to keep 2 Baps?

    1. Duke Silver ☑
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Yep.

      1. Chucky
        • 6 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        cheers

  18. PogBruno
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Vertonghen more bps than Son, kidding me?

    1. beric
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Annoying huh

      1. PogBruno
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        What has Vertonghen has done in the game?

  19. Amey
    • 1 Year
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Pulisic to Martial can be great punt now 😮

    1. pumpkinhead
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Stop, Martial... no

      1. Amey
        • 1 Year
        9 months, 27 days ago

        I've gone mad i guess 😀

        1. pumpkinhead
          • 5 Years
          9 months, 27 days ago

          You know how it ends... him injured.

      2. amit1964
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 27 days ago

        martial is never great punt never!!

  20. beric
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Lets go Jesus

    1. Duke Silver ☑
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      He's a superstar.

  21. tucaoneo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    TAA getting CS points?

    1. AzzaroMax99
      • 3 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      No.

    2. beric
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Negative

  22. AzzaroMax99
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Any chance for Son to get 2 bps?

    1. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      No

  23. aborg
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    TAA got no clean sheet points as he came in 10 mins too late !

  24. Bouncebackability
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    What an awful day so far.

  25. Smurf
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Need goals at both ends in this game as a KDB and Rashford owner.

  26. Top Lad Dakes.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    A) Laca Pulisic to Rashford Alli
    B) Laca Pulisic Dendoncker to Mousset(bench) Son Grealish (-4)
    C) other

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 27 days ago

      A

  27. EWH2020
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    60 with 4 to play

    son (c), Alli and Kane

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Excellent !

  28. Trophé Mourinho
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Rashford to wreck city please

  29. HMFC1874
    • 10 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Kelly and Guaita = 18 points!!!!!

    1. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Hopefully people keep avoiding due to injuries 🙂

  30. tucaoneo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    9 months, 27 days ago

    Horrible. 22 from 6.

    1. Bouncebackability
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 27 days ago

      Try 7 from 4.