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Spurs switch to back five for Sheffield United game

Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers will be hoping Jose Mourinho’s switch to a back five will provide a boost to Tottenham Hotspur’s well-owned attacking assets.

Deadly duo Harry Kane (£11.1m) and Son Heungmin (£9.7m) line up with a returning Steve Bergwijn (£7.0m) in attack for their game against Sheffield United in Double Gameweek 19.

Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg (£4.8m) and Tanguy Ndombele (£5.9m) are selected in centre midfield.

Providing width to their side will be wing-backs Sergio Reguilon (£5.7m) and Serge Aurier (£5.2m).

Joe Rodon (£5.0m) is back in the heart of their defence with Ben Davies (£4.6m), along with stalwart Eric Dier (£5.1m).

French international Hugo Lloris (£5.6m) continues in goal, having started every game of the Premier League season so far.

Chris Wilder will be hoping his Blades side can build on their first win of the season against Newcastle with another impressive performance.

Out-of-position forward Oliver Burke (£4.4m) starts up- front with top-six slayer David McGoldrick (£5.2m).

There are no changes in midfield, with John Fleck (£5.6m), John Lundstram (£4.9m) and Oliver Norwood (£4.6m) occupying the three spots.

The impressive Jayden Bogle (£4.3m) continues at right wing-back, with Enda Stevens (£5.0m) returning on the left,

Chelsea loanee Ethan Ampadu (£4.3m) who picked up maximum Bonus Points in their last game, is alongside Chris Basham (£4.6m) and John Egan (£4.7m) at centre-half.

Aaron Ramsdale (£4.6m) keeps his place in goal.

Sheff Utd XI: Ramsdale; Basham, Egan, Ampadu, Bogle, Stevens; Lundstram, Norwood, Fleck; McGoldrick, Burke

Spurs XI: Lloris; Aurier, Rodon, Dier, Davies, Reguilon; Hojbjerg, Ndombele, Bergwijn, Son; Kane

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1,342 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Sir Alex Telles.
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Why isn't Bailly starting. Why is Martial still playing?

    1. Tabasco
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Hang on let me call Ole

    2. GROBARI
        1 month, 11 days ago

        If you have oles number,call him.

        1. Wild Rover
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Quality banter

    3. Bubz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Need triple Man Utd attack against these morons next gw

    4. Feed tha Sheep
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Egan suspended for united game..Bruno capt locked

      1. The Train Driver
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Tasty...

      2. ThisTimeNxtYrRodney
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Bruno could be yet if he gets yellow.

    5. ivantys
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Egan missing against united

      • _Ninja_
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Egan suspended for the Manu game

        Bruno capt.. if he doesn't get a yc midweek.

        1. GROBARI
            1 month, 11 days ago

            He will get yc for diving

        2. REDMOND IN SANDALS
            1 month, 11 days ago

            egan misses next match. Bruno!!!

          • Duke Silver ☑
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Kane - *breathes*
            FPL - +3 bps

            1. GROBARI
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Its same for all strikers

                1. Duke Silver ☑
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Yeah that's true tbf. I'm just here wondering how he's on 40 bps 😆

                2. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Absolutely not the same for all strikers

              • Bubz
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                He’s not even very good at breathing

                1. Rolls-Royce
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Well, obviously...

            2. Niho992
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Liverpool winning goal from penalty in '94 pleaseeee

            3. Sir Alex Telles.
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Bruno will blank vs this Sheffield team, don't argue, I have the crystal ball.

              1. GROBARI
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  How much it cost?

              2. Salan
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                This Liverpool line-up makes some scores e.g. 5:3 or 6:2, being possible...

              3. COK3Y5MURF
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                What a massive fail for the smug Son owners

                1. Sir Alex Telles.
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Don't jinx it, wait for full time whistle.

                  1. COK3Y5MURF
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    If I do that, they'll call me captain hindsight...

                2. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  And yet not really, he got an assist you know?

                  1. hullcityfan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    5 points really enough for a 9.7 player in a DGW

                    1. hullcityfan
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      not really enough*

                3. Super Saints
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  I know 🙁 it started so well! Very unlucky not to have more to be fair and was the right decision to keep.

                4. Flair
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Isn't it beautiful? Hubris coming back to bite them.

              4. Naby K8a
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                That's a very small Liverpool side. Utd's in contrast have more aerial threats.

              5. Super Saints
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Kane's BAPS are crazy, Son should be on 3 for being such a nice guy

                1. diesel001
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Kane has turned into an action man. He used to be more of a poacher like Vardy. Now he is more of an all-round player like Fernandes

                2. Deulofail
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  He hoovers them up through his open mouth as he runs around

              6. Deulofail
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                If you kept Son, you deserve about 5 points.

              7. UNDERWORLD7
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                HOW does Kane always end up with 3 BPS for just scoring a goal every time?!! It’s ridiculous!

                Other teams, a forward player scores, zero, Kane scores, 3 every time.

                1. Super Saints
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  He's always claiming BAPS that aren't his

                  1. UNDERWORLD7
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    It’s an absolute joke it really is, defo fixed

                2. FPL.team
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Antonio got 3 yesterday. It's weighed towards strikers getting goals.

                  1. UNDERWORLD7
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Used to be when FPL was good and fun, now it’s not. Rarely I see it for other strikers apart from fixed Kane

                    1. diesel001
                      • 4 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Vardy, Antonio both do well in BAPS when they score.

                3. Baines on Toast...
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Because they only get four points for scoring a goal

                  1. UNDERWORLD7
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    What?

                4. badgerboy
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Passes completed, chances created, doesn't get dispossessed much, doesn't generally miss big chances or commit many fouls and doesn't get caught offside a lot compared to other towards.

              8. mynameisq
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Did son break fpl scoring records then? Was on a monster haul 10 mins in by all accounts

                1. Sir Alex Telles.
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  still time.

                2. JJO
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  You can relax your swingter now

              9. Jindaljain
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Salah with Goal & assist and Robo with goal & assist and Bruno Goal..Best match ever it would be

              10. _Ninja_
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Kane wastes a son assist

                1. _Ninja_
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Kane subbed off

                  1. _Ninja_
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Sorry its Son

                    1. Slouch87
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Understandable. Very difficult to tell them apart.

                2. The Train Driver
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  That was a sitter, crazy miss...

              11. Rolls-Royce
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                This Liverpool team can either win 5-0 or lose 0-5. I hope it's the latter.

                1. Niho992
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  that's so true.

              12. The Train Driver
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Wow Kane wtf was that!!!!!

              13. TomSaints
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Looks like spurs sellers got away with it.

                I was burned too badly by son earlier in the season. Disappointed but happy with decision to keep

                1. Eezer Goode, Eberechi Goode
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Sellers or free hit takers yeah - Kane to Antonio working out ok so far.

              14. Super Saints
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Son is wasted in this team, Kane ruining so many points for him

              15. BenDavies
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Son subbed off. kane to bag a hattrick in added time

              16. diesel001
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Son off
                Vinicius on

                1. GROBARI
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Real sold him? 😀

                2. Super Saints
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Son off instead of Kane to rub it in even more

                3. Danno - Emre Canada
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Got away with that, cheers Son. I’ll have you back in a few weeks, if you’re lucky!

                4. DAZZ
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Non spurs owner, delighted with this. Could have been miles worse.

                  1. Duke Silver ☑
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Kane's 9 pointer is bad though.

                  2. popey
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 2 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Yes have to be happy with 14 points between thm, always a good fixture and would have kept Son if it weren't for the KDB shaped hole in my team

                5. Duke Silver ☑
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Son 5 pointer. That's some good damage limitation.

                6. Brosstan
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  After Son's haul today its very unlikely Son -> KDB hits will pay off... unlucky those who did it, hard to predict a haul like this against sturdy Sheffield.

                  1. Steve The Spud
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Yeah, difficult to make up for that mega haul from son

                7. Steve The Spud
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Ndombele nailed and worth a punt at 5.9 cant be any worse than souceck