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Cavani leads the line for Man United in the Blank Gameweek

Edinson Cavani (£7.8m) has been chosen to lead the line for Manchester United in Blank Gameweek 18, with Paul Pogba (£7.7m) and Bruno Fernandes (£11.3m) featuring in an attacking line-up.

Either side of Cavani will be Anthony Martial (£8.8m) and the in-form Marcus Rashford (£9.6m), with Nemanja Matic (£4.8m) chosen to anchor the midfield.

Eric Bailly (£4.9m) now looks to have made the starting position his own, as he partners Harry Maguire (£5.4m) in the centre of defence, with Luke Shaw (£4.8m) and Aaron Wan-Bissaka (£5.3m) at full back.

David De Gea (£5.3m) returns in goal, after Dean Henderson (£5.2m) deputised for the Spaniard in the cup.

Burnley field their standard 4-4-2 formation with Sean Dyche hoping to stay compact against Man United.

The familiar front two of Chris Wood (£6.2m) and Ashley Barnes (£6.0m) start up top, with Dwight McNeil (£5.7m) losing his place to Johann Gudmundsson (£5.4m) and Robbie Brady (£5.0m) starting on the left.

Ashley Westwood (£5.3m) and Josh Brownhill (£4.9m) continue in the centre of midfield

Ben Mee (£4.9m) and James Tarkowski (£5.3m) partner at centre-back, with Matt Lowton (£4.4m) and Erik Pieters (£4.3m) at full-back.

Nick Pope (£5.4m) hopes to continue his impressive form in goal.

With injury keeping out Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£7.8m), Everton look to be deploying Gylfi Sigurdsson (£6.8m) in an unfamiliar false nine role.

They’re also lining up in an unfamiliar back five, with Yerry Mina (£5.6m), Michael Keane (£5.1m) and Ben Godfrey (£5.0m) at centre-half.

Lucas Digne (£6.0m) returns to the side at left wing-back, with Mason Holgate (£4.8m) chosen to operate on the opposite flank.

Aiding Sigurdsson in attack will be James Rodriguez (£7.7m) and Alex Iwobi (£5.9m).

Tom Davies (£5.2m) and Abdoulaye Doucoure (£5.3m) will start in midfield.

Adama Traore (£6.1m) is completely missing from the Wolves attack which features Fabio Silva (£5.2m), Pedro Neto (£6.0m) and Morgan Gibbs-White (£4.9m) fresh from returning from loan.

Joao Moutinho (£5.2m) looks to be taking up a more advanced role behind the attacker, with Ruben Neves (£5.2m) and Leander Dendoncker (£4.7m) in behind.

Roman Saiss (£5.1m) and Conor Coady (4.9m) start in the heart of the Wolves defence, flanked by Rayan Ait Nouri (£5.0m) and Nelson Semedo (£5.4m).

The ever-present Rui Patricio (£5.4m) continues in goal for Wolves.

Man Utd XI: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Bailly, Shaw; Matic, Pogba, Fernandes, Rashford, Martial; Cavani


Burnley XI: Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Pieters; Gudmundsson, Westwood, Brownhill, Brady; Barnes, Wood

Everton XI: Pickford, Holgate, Mina, Keane, Godfrey, Digne; Doucoure, Davies, Sigurdsson, Iwobi; James

Wolves XI: Patricio: Semedo, Coady, Saiss, Ait-Nouri, Neves, Dendoncker, Neto, Moutinho, Gibbs White, Silva

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1,281 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Danno - Emre Canada
    • 5 Years
    5 days, 32 mins ago

    Me Rashford, monthly rival Pope, did I need that

    1. Danno - Emre Canada
      • 5 Years
      5 days, 31 mins ago

      What an awful top post, soz

    2. Honourvolley
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      5 days, 30 mins ago

      Huge swing!

      1. Danno - Emre Canada
        • 5 Years
        5 days, 29 mins ago

        Yeah, Pope was cleaning up eh

  2. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    5 days, 31 mins ago

    This could be 2 or 3

    Burnley cooked

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 1 Year
      5 days, 31 mins ago

      Officials dump another game.

    2. diesel001
      • 4 Years
      5 days, 31 mins ago

      Big game for Man Utd next. Need to conserve energy. Burnley will just want to keep the goal difference down.

  3. brianutd-why always we? 20
    • 9 Years
    5 days, 31 mins ago

    Right Bruno let’s get the pen

  4. Hazz
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    5 days, 31 mins ago

    Would love a Burnley goal.
    And a Saiss goal.

    Any points. Please?

    1. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      5 days, 28 mins ago

      Thisssss

      Picked Saiss over AWB. No Rashford obv

      On a shocker atm

    2. djman102
      • 11 Years
      5 days, 26 mins ago

      Same. Switched Shaw out for Saiss at the last minute. Also no Rashford. And Bruno(c) who never blanks away.

  5. F_Ivanovic
    • 5 Years
    5 days, 31 mins ago

    Someone in my league actually put Pogba in their team on a FH....

  6. Right In The Stanchion
      5 days, 31 mins ago

      Pogba always embarrasses himself whenever he scores.

      Another shite dance to add to the collection.

      1. Londongeezaa
        • 2 Years
        5 days, 30 mins ago

        No embarrassment in scoring a goal at all.

        Harbouring hate is never healthy 🙂

        1. james 101
          • 8 Years
          5 days, 28 mins ago

          *unless you’ve named your yacht “Hate”

    • United 99 4Ever
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      5 days, 31 mins ago

      TOP OF THE TABLE!! GGMU!!!

      1. Right In The Stanchion
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          With 0% chance of winning it.

          1. liverpool01
            • 2 Years
            5 days, 29 mins ago

            Lmao

        • Kane and Ablett
            5 days, 27 mins ago

            I remember the Southampton fans....

        • ViperStripes
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          Bailly went out on my FH to bring in Saiss. That hasn’t worked out well

        • Zladan
          • 3 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          Has the referee disallowed Pogba’s goal yet?

          1. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            5 days, 30 mins ago

            Why would he? He left Shaw on.

        • Party time
          • 2 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          Bruno involved in the celebration

          1. svasei - Up (?) the Rovers
            • 10 Years
            5 days, 27 mins ago

            +bps
            +corona

        • The 12th Man
          • 7 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          KKKEEEEAAANNNNNOOOOO

        • My heart goes Salalalalah
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          Keane

          1. circusmonkey
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            5 days, 30 mins ago

            They said Holgate

            1. circusmonkey
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              5 days, 29 mins ago

              Oh I stand corrected, get in Keane!

        • yalala
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          5 days, 31 mins ago

          Rival has ddg

        • JONALDINHO
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Shaw and Rashford with 15 pts combined. Yessssss

          1. JONALDINHO
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            5 days, 30 mins ago

            Keep those 2 baps

        • Super Saints
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Rashford has returned in EVER league away game, first name on my team sheet for FH this week

          1. Rochdale_Cowboy
            • 3 Years
            5 days, 28 mins ago

            Curb your 1 assist celebrations

        • The 12th Man
          • 7 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Gomes A

        • Top Lad Dakes.
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Oh bugger off Wolves

        • Party time
          • 2 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Kean!!!!!!!!!!

          1. Houldsworth Hatter
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            5 days, 29 mins ago

            E

          2. The 12th Man
            • 7 Years
            5 days, 29 mins ago

            Wrong one

        • The Train Driver
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Hats off to you who got Pogba, even though he was an injury doubt and generally not that great of a pick.

        • Jellyfish
          • 8 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Saiss fail

        • DA Minnion
          • 8 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Free hit fail.

        • Top Lad Dakes.
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 30 mins ago

          Please score Saiss for goodness sake

        • Brosstan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          Rashford has been MOTM for me.

        • Gobigorgohome
          • 9 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          Keane goal

        • Super Saints
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          No one has Keane surely!?

          1. Jellyfish
            • 8 Years
            5 days, 28 mins ago

            Leader in my mini league does...I have Saiss lol

            1. Super Saints
              • 4 Years
              5 days, 26 mins ago

              Ridiculous how is he leading with Everton defence

        • diesel001
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          Saiss owners spewing over that second Everton goal.

        • faux_C
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          2 deflections on the Pogba goal. Should be an OG

        • Gobigorgohome
          • 9 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          Saiss 1 pointer

        • KAPTAIN KANE
          • 4 Years
          5 days, 29 mins ago

          Pogba EO in top 10k

          1. KAPTAIN KANE
            • 4 Years
            5 days, 28 mins ago

            ?

          2. baps hunter
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            5 days, 28 mins ago

            Rashford A

            1. KAPTAIN KANE
              • 4 Years
              5 days, 26 mins ago

              High EO?

        • Duke Silver ☑
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          5 days, 28 mins ago

          BPS as it stands
          Pogba 41
          Shaw 27
          Rashford 27
          Bailly 25

          1. Nomar
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            5 days, 28 mins ago

            Need a Bruno pen here.

          2. Super Saints
            • 4 Years
            5 days, 27 mins ago

            Shaw booked and still getting BAPS!? I got AWB because he gets more BAPS FFS!?