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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. TimoTime
    • 1 Year
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Bruno cap fail confirmed

    1. diesel001
      • 4 Years
      4 days, 23 hours ago

      When the 'pros' have all gone KDB(c) you know it was going to happen.

  2. The Senate
    • 2 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Incoming complaints about Man Utd and VAR despite the first half and Pogba penalty

    1. PremKraut
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      4 days, 23 hours ago

      dunno which game you're watching
      they should have gotten red in the first half

      1. The Senate
        • 2 Years
        4 days, 23 hours ago

        'They' being Brady? sure

        1. PremKraut
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          clown

  3. Ruinenlust
    • 3 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Why didn’t Saiss score?

  4. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Bruno blanks.

    Beautiful!

  5. KAPTAIN KANE
    • 4 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Bruno clean sheet banked

    1. Das Boot
      • 6 Years
      4 days, 23 hours ago

      lol

  6. PremKraut
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    matchfixing live!

    Nicely done!

  7. Daniel - NoFH, NoBB, NoTC, …
    • 11 Years
    4 days, 23 hours ago

    Varchester united

    1. HonestBlatter
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      4 days, 23 hours ago

      THIS

      1. Milkman Bruno
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          *DISHONESTBLATTER

    2. Right In The Stanchion
        4 days, 23 hours ago

        Hello my names Peter and I come from Cornwall.

        I support Man United because they used to win trophies 15 years ago.

        90% of the United fans on here.

        1. The 12th Man
          • 7 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Your one of the closer ones then.

      • United 99 4Ever
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        4 days, 23 hours ago

        never a handball

        1. how now brown cow
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Nice to have the neutral's point of view.

      • Inazuma X1
        • 3 Years
        4 days, 23 hours ago

        Bailly MOTM

        1. Zladan
          • 3 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Pogba for me.

        2. Super Saints
          • 4 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          He's made a big difference to United, fair play to him, good to see him back

        3. Milkman Bruno
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Shaw deserves it

        4. Neto
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          BruNO.

        5. Garlana
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Imagine captaining Bruno...oh wait...

        6. Bubz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Awful Tark

        7. Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Tarkowski with an easy miss

          1. Hazz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Ffs

        8. diesel001
          • 4 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Everton score their winner after Richarlison comes on. Really is vital to their hopes.

          1. The 12th Man
            • 7 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            He had no part in the goal.

          2. Bring the Cavalry
            • 4 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Just pure coincidence, had nothing to do with the goal was on for 30 seconds

        9. fedolefan
          • 6 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Useless Farkowski.

        10. tomasjj
          • 6 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          proper elbow by Mina

        11. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
          • 10 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Tarkowski watching too many Brewster videos

        12. Bring the Cavalry
          • 4 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Can anyone help please? I’m useless with selling value of players, DCL selling value is 7.5 for me, he’s currently 7.8, if he drops tonight will I lose 0.1? Cheers

          1. TwiggsJameson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            What did you buy him for?

            1. Bring the Cavalry
              • 4 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              I have no idea bought him ages ago, is that the only way to find out?

          2. Tonyawesome69
            • 2 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Yes you bought him at 7.2 so will lose 0.1

            1. Bring the Cavalry
              • 4 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              Spot on mate cheers for that

            2. Bram
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              Might have paid 7.3m ....

          3. Bram
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            If you paid 7.2 you will lose out. If you paid 7.3 you won't. Either could be the case.

            Go to transafer - list view (just above the goal) on the website to check paid price.

            1. Bring the Cavalry
              • 4 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              Cheers mate didn’t know you could do that, sadly paid 7.2.
              Thanks for the help

          4. Carefree Crew
            • 2 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Click on "list view" it will display your:
            CP= current price
            SP= selling price
            PP= purchase price

            For each player. You will know exactly where you are from now on mate.

          5. Carefree Crew
            • 2 Years
            4 days, 22 hours ago

            "Transfers" page
            underneath "£ remaining"
            is the "list view" icon to click on.

        13. Steve The Spud
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Shaw been decent to be fair

          1. Super Saints
            • 4 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            He should have been sent off!!!!

            1. My heart goes Salalalalah
              • 4 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              Why don't you say how you really feel?

        14. JONALDINHO
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Anyone captain Bruno

          1. Destroyer of teams
            • 2 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Me

          2. Davros
            • 11 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Only mugs captained Bruno

        15. BDA Shadow
          • 6 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          Mee has taken ridiculous damage this game, feels this way every week for the Burnley defenders.

        16. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          4 days, 23 hours ago

          If United don’t win the league this season with the endless luck and FA fully behind them it would be some collapse.

          1. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Totally absurd.

          2. Right In The Stanchion
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              They won’t even finish top 4

          3. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Amazing what the officials will do to get United winning

            1. jason_ni
              • 5 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              Like disallow a perfectly good goal 1st half?

            2. United 99 4Ever
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              watch how many pens LiVARpool get on Sunday

              1. Bram
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                4 days, 23 hours ago

                Ole has had more penalties since managing Utd than Klopp has had managing Liverpool ........

                1. Bram
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 11 Years
                  4 days, 23 hours ago

                  In five-and-a-half years, Liverpool have earned a total of 30 penalties. In the past two-and-a-half seasons, Manchester United have been awarded 32 spot-kicks.

          4. waltzingmatildas
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Haha 9 from 3.....with ampadu(9) first on my bench!

            1. Silecro
              • 3 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              17 from 4

          5. Brosstan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Neto haul

            1. BremerHB
              • 4 Years
              4 days, 23 hours ago

              All that thinking about Neto or Wilson this morning... Made no difference in the end!

          6. Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Martial was such a trap

          7. Daniel - NoFH, NoBB, NoTC, …
            • 11 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            But seriously why did Bruce played 8 defenders against Sheffield?

          8. My heart goes Salalalalah
            • 4 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            That was so bad from Martial LOL

          9. Rainer
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 days, 23 hours ago

            Martial is so consistent.