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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+

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3,353 Comments Post a Comment
  1. DandyDon
    • 1 Year
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Balls off ighalo

    1. DandyDon
      • 1 Year
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Martial and Greenwood off. Great

  2. Collie01
    • 2 Years
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Igalo and James incoming

  3. Atletico Junior
    • 7 Years
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Is Bruno getting game-winning goal baps for scoring the first goal? How does that rule work?

    1. Pipermaru
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      First goal to break the draw, so yeah, he has a winning one at the moment.

  4. Tony Martial
    • 1 Year
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Martial 🙁 coming off

    Great performance tony and nice assist

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Did really well today. Good to see. (Not as a Chelsea fan, mind.)

      1. Tony Martial
        • 1 Year
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Haha nice to see a Chelsea fan complement a United player!

  5. Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
    • 11 Years
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Century baby. Anyone else to celebrate together?

    1. Sun Jihai
      • 8 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      As if you BB Egan! Nice

    2. Sid1891
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      If baps stay as they are me too

  6. Chucky
    • 6 Years
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    need martial and rashy combo to grab one...

  7. Rainer
    • 3 Years
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Massive Martial fail, useless.

    1. Hybrid.power
      • 10 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Did he blank?

    2. Big Hands Barry
      • 2 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Trade u for rashford

    3. Tony Martial
      • 1 Year
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Shut it

  8. Bruce Lee
    • 1 Year
    25 days, 19 hours ago

    Rashford useless?

    1. TakingTheMkhi
      • 5 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      yes

    2. Bobby Digital
      • 2 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      He would have two assists if his teammates could score.

  9. Vazza
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Come on Rashford, please!!

    • ChelseaBlues223
      • 1 Year
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      AWB out so I can get Greenwood?

      1. Limbo
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Is this a trick?

        1. ChelseaBlues223
          • 1 Year
          25 days, 19 hours ago

          No. I'd like a third Utd attacker, but I must sacrifice AWB.

    • Bobby Digital
      • 2 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Cmon Rashford, go get one!

    • Brosstan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Martial fail again... Him and Foden ruining my gw

      1. DandyDon
        • 1 Year
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Again!?

    • _Ninja_
      • 9 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Igahlo and james on
      Martial and greenwood off

      1. Giggs Boson
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        My trio is off then. Probably a good thing...

    • Rainer
      • 3 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Rashford time!

    • Hybrid.power
      • 10 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Martial not happy

    • rilo
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Hi
      Any suggestions?

      Pope
      AWB, TAA, Saiss
      KDB, Foden, Mahrez, Bruno, Willian
      Auba, Rashford

      Button, Jimenez, Fernandez, Taylor

      Losing Auba might cost me becasue he is hi owned in mini league (im 1st place at the moment)

      1. Gomolon
        • 5 Years
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Rashford/Jiminez to Vardy?

    • Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
      • 11 Years
      25 days, 19 hours ago

      Martial or Mahrez? Who to have?

      1. FOO FIGHTER
          25 days, 19 hours ago

          I am thinking Mahrez

      2. Pep Roulette
        • 2 Years
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Mason rested!

        1. Daniel S. - Forgot the GW 3…
          • 11 Years
          25 days, 19 hours ago

          Mount played yesterday

      3. KGFC
        • 3 Years
        25 days, 19 hours ago

        Rash pls give us a parting gift

      4. Lucy2019
          25 days, 19 hours ago

          Martial is a complete tool.

        • La Roja
          • 8 Years
          25 days, 19 hours ago

          Martial doesn’t look happy

          1. Kno
            • 9 Years
            25 days, 19 hours ago

            I mean does he ever?

          2. Utopsis
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Hahaha he's raging!

          3. Hybrid.power
            • 10 Years
            25 days, 19 hours ago

            Greenwood and Bruno on 3 baps each right now

            1. Hazz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Bruno due goal winning BAPs still

            2. Limbo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Winning goal bonus to come

            3. DandyDon
              • 1 Year
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Really need mason to win that battle. Anyone know the outcome?

            4. Gomolon
              • 5 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              long may it continue!

          4. Hakim Ziyech
            • 1 Year
            25 days, 19 hours ago

            All I want are green arrows.will 66 points give me this?

            1. Revival
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Thats exactly what I have but I'm dropping 20k places

              1. Hakim Ziyech
                • 1 Year
                25 days, 19 hours ago

                Red arrows

          5. Rainer
            • 3 Years
            25 days, 19 hours ago

            A Villa goal would swing so much.

          6. g40steve
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            25 days, 19 hours ago

            Martial & Greenwood off, seals Rashford exodus

            1. Utopsis
                25 days, 19 hours ago

                Yep, now playing 90mins - time to move him along

            2. Brosstan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Lol that look from Ole to obviously unhappy Tone

            3. LOLarov
              • 10 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Lovely stuff all 3 of my boys off now rest up gents I’ll see you all at the weekend.

              Bruno (c)

            4. Duke Silver ☑
              • 5 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Martial unlucky tonight. Deserved a goal.

            5. Tony Martial
              • 1 Year
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Tony not happy

              1. Royal5
                • 8 Years
                25 days, 19 hours ago

                Selfish

            6. Royal5
              • 8 Years
              25 days, 19 hours ago

              Martial is such a baby