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Dallas at left-back as Bielsa shuffles Leeds pack for trip to Wolves

Stuart Dallas (£5.0m) appears to have returned to the left-back position for Double Gameweek 25.

The Fantasy Premier League defender has recently spent a prolonged period in central midfield but Marcelo Bielsa has reshuffled for Friday’s trip to Wolves.

Tyler Roberts (£4.6m) joins Matheusz Klich (£5.2m) in midfield with Pascal Struijk (£3.9m) in the defensive midfield role vacated by the injured Kalvin Phillips (£4.9m).

Ezgjan Alioski (£4.4m) is the one who misses out as a result of Dallas’ positional change, with Jamie Shackleton (£4.8m) at right-back and Liam Cooper (£4.3m) paired with Luke Ayling (£4.4m) in central defence.

Captained by over 80% over the top 10k for Double Gameweek 25, Patrick Bamford (£6.9m) starts up-front with Raphinha (£5.4m) and Jack Harrison (£5.5m) providing the width.

Wolves are in a 3-4-3 formation for the visit of Leeds, which features Romain Saïss (£4.9m) and Leander Dendoncker (£4.6m) either side of Conor Coady (£4.8m) in the defence.

Jonny (£5.4m) and Nelson Semedo (£5.2m) are the left and right wing-backs respectively while Pedro Neto (£5.7m) and Adama Traoré (£6.0m) provide the width either side of front-man Willian José (£7.0m).

Double Gameweek 25 Line-ups

Wolves XI (3-4-3): Patrício; Saïss, Coady, Dendoncker; Jonny, Moutinho, Neves, Semedo; Neto, W José, A Traoré.

Leeds United XI (4-1-4-1): Meslier; Dallas, Cooper, Ayling, Shackleton; Struijk; Harrison, Roberts, Klich, Raphinha; Bamford.

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1,568 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Athletico Underachieving
    • 1 Year
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Spent the past 2 days flicking on here every hour or so to see if the fixtures have been announced. Give up and assume it’ll be next week...then log back on for the Leeds match to find I’ve missed all the fun!

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      was too late anyway

      1. Athletico Underachieving
        • 1 Year
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Very weird timing. Glad I bench boosted in GW19 now

  2. Top Lad Dakes. - all chips …
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    I thought Ayling was a LB and Dallas a RB?

    1. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Ayling RB who can fill in at CB.

      Dallas just an all round legend.

  3. Niho992
    • 2 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    If Grealish is out would you do

    Sterling, Antonio and Grealish to Kane, Son and Gundogan for -8?

  4. Lindelol
    • 3 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Come on Bambam, Raph and anyone(but Neto) from Wolves!!!

  5. Deulofail
    • 5 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Hmm.
    My template rating is 32% .
    This could be a big gmeweek.

    1. Fudgy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      5 months, 10 days ago

      mine was 75% before wc and its 75% after wc lol

    2. Lindelol
      • 3 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      It could be because of your differential fodders

      1. Deulofail
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        I assumed it didn't take the bench into account, but I don't see an explanation

        1. Deulofail
          • 5 Years
          5 months, 10 days ago

          Martinez, Mitchell, Stones and ESR on my bench. Not exactly a bunch of obscure picks, anyway.

        2. Ragabolly
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          5 months, 10 days ago

          Doesn't include bench. Includes captain

  6. HMC
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Bought in Raphinha and Bamford for free and last minute Cavani to Ings c
    Bamford EO is ridiculous, kind of sad I want him to blank

  7. Buck The Trent
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Any other DGW after GW27 ?

    Not sure to BB with Saints players

  8. Warby84
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    A. Kane/Vardy/Jorginho
    B. Kane/Barnes/Watkins

    Think B is more sensible but will be on a bench boost..

  9. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Kane might rise twice in price tonight going by posts on here.

    1. GE
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Why?

  10. Bushwhacker
    • 2 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Where's our Bamford hatty???

  11. tommo123
    • 5 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Held my WC this week

    Now that I have seen what GW26 looks like and I cant WC and BB I could cry 🙁

  12. Little Red Lacazette
    • 4 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    With 3 leeds after this & Ings, looks like its going to be TC Kane and not BB.

    1. W
      • 8 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      I will likely by on the TC barring injury

      1. W
        • 8 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        *be

    2. Pukki Party
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Pretty hectic schedule don't think it's the best time to BB anyway.

    3. Bushwhacker
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Already active. 🙂

      1. Little Red Lacazette
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        BB?

  13. BDA Shadow
    • 6 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Nothing in a counter/fast break attack bothers me like a pass directly to feet/behind a player. PLAY IT INTO STRIDE.

  14. OneDennisBergkamp
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Multiple Villa insiders have transferred Grealish out their teama

    1. Lindelol
      • 3 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Scenes If he is out of GW 26 as well

      1. Bushwhacker
        • 2 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        I'm gonna go all Kevin Keegan on that.

    2. Hulk Smash
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      I did Grealish to Raphinha. Fortunately I was planning it anyway before the rumours started.

  15. MoSalalalalalalalalah
    • 3 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Bottomed. Watkins + Sterling > Kane + Barnes for -4?

    1. Hulk Smash
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Yes

      1. MoSalalalalalalalalah
        • 3 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Thank you

  16. Nightcrawler
    • 2 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Just about enough ITB to do

    Ings & Bamford OUT

    Kane & DCL IN

    Very tempting.

  17. Pep Roulette
    • 3 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Is Stones a good pick for DGW26 & DGW27?

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Still a decent pick yes. Usual caveat with city assets - might miss a match.

    2. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Wouldn’t be buying him now, probably two SGWs for him.

    3. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Cheers both

  18. Hulk Smash
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    I've seen a few people, including one of my rivals, benching Gundogan. I get that he might be injured but surely he either starts or doesn't play at all. Strange one or am I missing something?

    1. SADIO SANÉ
      • 6 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      can easily come on for 5 mins at the end

    2. Bubz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Could come on for 20-30 mins to build fitness surely

      1. Hulk Smash
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Build fitness? Has he even missed a full week?

    3. PP6
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Could get a cameo

    4. Keeptrying
      • 7 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Fabio Borges also benched him 🙁

  19. nerd_is_the_werd
    • 1 Year
    5 months, 10 days ago

    If Bamford blanks today, then I guess Fernandes (c) looks like the better option?

    Only reason I didn't captain him was cuz Wolves (a) is a hard game, and can't really see Leeds assets scoring highly.

  20. FFS Ultras are for Kinnear
    • 8 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Wow the game just got boring. Everyone has the same 8 or so players

  21. W
    • 8 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Great save Meslier

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Showboat. I could have saved that.

  22. HM2
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Lucy Ward is quite refreshing to hear on commentary compared the usual garbage that BT sport put on. Knows her stuff!

    1. Hulk Smash
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      I don't like women commentators. It sounds too much like your missus trying to talk to you while you're watching the game.

      1. IRBOX ⚽
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Chauvinistic rubbish comment

      2. Fred54
        • 6 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Grow up.

      3. Neevesy
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Wow. Should be in the kitchen washing up right?

      4. Nimby
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Stunningly retrograde comment.

        1. Hulk Smash
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          5 months, 10 days ago

          Multiple sense of humour transplants needed on page 3!

      5. Scots Gooner
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Ha ha - what an idiot

      6. Yank Revolution
        • 9 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Moron

    2. Deulofail
      • 5 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      I'm not a fan of her's. Also not a fan of most commentators. Something inauthentic about most of them. They either sound clichéd/unoriginal/boring or unnatural/contrived/boring

  23. tommo123
    • 5 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    You cant WC and BB in same week right?

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      You cannot.

    2. SADIO SANÉ
      • 6 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      correct

      1. tommo123
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        I may cry

    3. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Why didn’t you find out say, last week? Don’t forget. Pretty much all you need to know is written down in the rules.

  24. Bushwhacker
    • 2 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Sadly for every triple holder . . Wovles look the far better side.

  25. Neevesy
    • 4 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Right so WC, TC and BB left...what's the plan?

    1. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Wild card last week then BB next

      1. Neevesy
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        ....... Lol........

      2. Daniel Jebbison
        • 12 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        interesting strategy RTH but the problem is there are very few cs in gw 38 and you will be playing 6 defenders

    2. Daniel Jebbison
      • 12 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      WC no, next week BB, TC in GW 28 or in GW 38

      1. Neevesy
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        If I WC now, I can't BB next week.

      2. Deulofail
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        What's happening in GW28 and 38?

  26. Daniel Jebbison
    • 12 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    I don't have ~Gundo and I am on WC. I don't trust the price changes prediction sites.

    I am scared to have him since he might fall in price tonight and I am afraid to not own him since he might rise in price tonight.

    tomorrow will be more clear.

    what to do? get him tonight or leave it for tomorrow?

    my wc has 0.1.m in the bank so it is really important

    thanks,

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Price is highly unlikely to change.

      1. Daniel Jebbison
        • 12 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        how certain you are?

    2. Keeptrying
      • 7 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      lol again. not sure what you are on about.
      price will most likely not change.
      If anything, it would drop as it is closer to dropping than to rising.

    3. Van der Faart
      • 9 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Lots of WC sure to be active tonight so it'd be a surprise if he changed

  27. chaser123
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Why are people talking about getting rid of Watkins? Surely we should be loading up on Villa now!?

    1. IRBOX ⚽
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Martinez, Grealish, Watkins essential next GW

    2. Bushwhacker
      • 2 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      He still types "barn door" into match.com

    3. Rainer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Grealish supposedly injured.

    4. DycheDycheBaby
      • 6 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Strong rumours of Grealish being out, means they will be much less effective going forward.

    5. Sun Jihai
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Grealish looking like he could be out
      Makes Villa look far less exciting without their main chance creator (particularly when it takes Watkins about 10 chances to score one)

    6. HonestBlatter
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      I'm loading AV

    7. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
      • 11 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      If Grealish is out they are a no go for me

    8. Root
      • 9 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Low IQ

  28. W
    • 8 Years
    5 months, 10 days ago

    Assuming Bamford captained himself this week - can anyone confirm?

      1. W
        • 8 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Aha cheers, would have expected nothing less!

  29. ivantys
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Well people don't buy Leeds for this fixture.

    • ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
      • 11 Years
      5 months, 10 days ago

      Leeds haven’t even created a good chance yet

      Poor side without Phillips

      Dgw fail

      1. Daniel Jebbison
        • 12 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        that's too early even for you

      2. Sun Jihai
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        16 mins in out of 180 mins...

      3. Neevesy
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 10 days ago

        Is that you Fudgy?