Dugout Discussion

Another start for Greenwood as unchanged United take on Villa in Gameweek 34+ finale

The final fixture of Gameweek 34+ sees Aston Villa take on Manchester United.

Kick-off at Villa Park is at 20:15 BST.

There is little in the way of seismic team news, as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named an unchanged starting XI for the fourth league game in a row.

Mason Greenwood (£4.7m) gets another start down the right flank, then, with Bruno Fernandes (£8.9m), Paul Pogba (£8.3m), Marcus Rashford (£9.1m) and Anthony Martial (£8.3m) supporting the budget FPL forward in attack.

There is only one change for Aston Villa, meanwhile, as Mbwana Samatta (£5.3m) comes into Dean Smith’s line-up to replace Keinan Davis (£4.3m).

Rashford, Martial and Greenwood are all owned between 46% and 51% of the top 10k, with Fernandes sitting in more than nine in ten Fantasy squads among this elite bunch.

Just under 20% of the top 10,000 FPL managers have captained the Portuguese midfielder.

Fernandes has averaged 8.9 points per match since he joined the Red Devils in January.


Aston Villa XI: Reina, Konsa, Hause, Mings, Taylor, Grealish, Luiz, McGinn, El Ghazi, Trezeguet, Samatta.

Manchester United XI: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Matic, Pogba, Greenwood, Fernandes, Rashford, Martial.

FPL Lessons Learned From Gameweek 34+

Become a Member and get unrestricted access to our data and articles

Full-year memberships are now available for the price of £17.50. Monthly subscriptions also cost just £2.99.

Join now to get the following:

  • Plot your transfer strategies using the fully interactive Season Ticker.
  • Get projections for every Premier League player provided by the Rate My Team statistical model.
  • Use Rate My Team throughout the season to guide your selections and transfers.
  • Get access to over 150+ exclusive members articles over the season.
  • Analyse our OPTA-powered statistic tables specifically tailored for Fantasy Football Managers.
  • Use our exclusive tool to build custom stats tables from over 100 OPTA player and team stats.
  • Enjoy our brand NEW Flat-Track Bully feature which introduces an opposition filter to your tables.
  • View heatmaps and expected goals data for every player.
  • Use our powerful comparison tool to analyse players head-to-head.

ALREADY A USER? CLICK HERE TO UPGRADE YOUR FREE ACCOUNT

NEW TO SCOUT? CLICK HERE TO START A MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT

3,353 Comments Post a Comment
  1. ArseneKnows
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 3 days ago

    Who's been the biggest disappointment this year in FPL?

    Sigurdsson has to be up there..

  2. Kung Fu Football
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 3 days ago

    Best 6.2 max midfielder for next 3? Will be benched but will obviously likely be needed to deputise at some point!!

    A - Saint Maximin
    B - Mount
    C - Traore
    D - Barnes
    E - Other? Who?

    Thanks.

  3. Deulofeu
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 3 days ago

    Changes of players benched?

    Salah
    Mahrez
    Foden
    De Bruyne

    Thanks.

  4. 23bshumaker
      1 month, 3 days ago

      Which player would be better to swap out for Vardy? I currently have Greenwood, Jimmy, and DCL. I’m either swapping Jimmy or DCL for Vardy. I’m planning to play a 3-5-2 next game week so one forward will not play

    • Vazza
        1 month, 3 days ago

        Is Sterling overpriced at £11.7m

      • abaalan
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 3 days ago

        Pope, Martin,
        TAA, Maguire, Doherty, Kiko, Robinson
        Mane, KDB, Martial, Bruno, Mahrez
        DCL, Jimenez, Nketiah

        2 FT, 0 ITB

        A) Maguire + Nketiah -> Justin (or max 5.0) + Greenwood
        B) Doherty + DCL + Jimenez -> max 5.1 + Vardy + Welbeck -4
        C) Martial + DCL + Jimenez -> max 8.1 + Vardy+ Greenwood -4
        D) Other combination of above?

        Sick of the sight of DCL and Jimenez