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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. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 15 days ago

    Poor from martial

  2. TimoTime
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 15 days ago

    Martial couldn't finish a Rashford school dinner

    1. Gudjohnsen
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Hahahahahahaah

    2. mynameisq
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Lmao

    3. Shultan
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Lol

    4. Shultan
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Best comment of the night

    5. Dannyb
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Brilliant

    6. TimoTime
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 15 days ago

      😉

  3. Gobigorgohome
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 15 days ago

    LOL AT MARTIAL

  4. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 15 days ago

    Martial hammy gone

  5. Right In The Stanchion
      1 month, 15 days ago

      Lol Martial sitter

    • ivantys
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Anyone who FHs has united defence anyway.

      • TomSaints
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Ahgghhhgg got to score that. Damn it

        1. TomSaints
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          Injured too ahghghhg

      • GGMU
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Martial is trash, pure trash

      • Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Martial DGW over

      • JJO
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        F off Martial
        What a differential

        1. HonestBlatter
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          Great one...goes out with hammy

      • The 12th Man
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        The boys in BLUE!
        Everton Everton Everton.

        Where’s Irbox. Join me in a song.

      • Gobigorgohome
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Martial injured Hammy

        1. My heart goes Salalalalah
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          By putting absolutely no effort in a shot

      • Sco
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Martial is so bad.

      • Steve The Spud
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 15 days ago

        Stunningly bad performance from martial

        1. Right In The Stanchion
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Rashford trash as well today

        2. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          Martial potential hammy pull.

          A gargantuan boost to Uniteds title hopes.

        3. Gobigorgohome
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          Vydra lol

        4. The Train Driver
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          F off Martial, messing up my Cavani assist then faking injury...

        5. Isco Disco
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          Martial, Kane -> Vardy Firmino (-4)
          Will have 9 DGW players

          1. Isco Disco
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Is it a good move for next GW?

        6. RAFA THE GAFFA
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          That Vidra is proper crap!

        7. Bubz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 15 days ago

          How many times has Vydra smashed it over the bar since coming on

          1. HonestBlatter
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            3

          2. Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            At least 4 times

          3. Gobigorgohome
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            4 times lol

        8. ivantys
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Vydra has triple united defence in his team.

          • Niho992
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Vydra is worst striker of all time

            1. Nomar
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Couldn't finish his own dinner!

            2. mixology
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Poster of Bobby Zamora in his bedroom

          • Gobigorgohome
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Matic injured

            1. Zladan
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Thankfully won’t be selected for the next few weeks!

          • Sun Jihai
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Cavani could be interesting if Martial is out for a while

            1. The Train Driver
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Martial should be benched injured or not...

            2. OptimusBlack
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Sure

          • yalala
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            I need a kebab

            1. mynameisq
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              Var has overturned it and given man utd the kebab

            2. MidTableFantasy
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              lol

          • Brosstan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Vydra has a bet on a ball to leave the stadium

          • Coys96
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            28, 6 to play

            Decent, will take Rashford (c)...

          • Londongeezaa
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Have 11 players for the DGW but with the likely postponements incoming, I may use my FH.

          • Little Red Lacazette
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            DDG on any baps?

            1. L S P
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              BUR: 0 SoT

          • Weasel Boy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 15 days ago

            Rash Bruno Wilson fail.

            1. Nomar
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 15 days ago

              They got points this GW, that's all that really matters.