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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
      4 months, 19 hours 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
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        was too late anyway

        1. Athletico Underachieving
            4 months, 19 hours ago

            Very weird timing. Glad I bench boosted in GW19 now

      2. Top Lad Dakes. - all chips …
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        I thought Ayling was a LB and Dallas a RB?

        1. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Ayling RB who can fill in at CB.

          Dallas just an all round legend.

      3. Niho992
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        If Grealish is out would you do

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

      4. Lindelol
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

      5. Deulofail
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        1. Fudgy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        2. Lindelol
          • 2 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          It could be because of your differential fodders

          1. Deulofail
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 19 hours ago

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

            1. Deulofail
              • 5 Years
              4 months, 18 hours 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
              4 months, 18 hours ago

              Doesn't include bench. Includes captain

      6. HMC
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        4 months, 19 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Any other DGW after GW27 ?

        Not sure to BB with Saints players

      8. Warby84
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 19 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        1. GE
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Why?

      10. Bushwhacker
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Where's our Bamford hatty???

      11. tommo123
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 19 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        1. W
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          I will likely by on the TC barring injury

          1. W
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 19 hours ago

            *be

        2. Pukki Party
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        3. Bushwhacker
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Already active. 🙂

          1. Little Red Lacazette
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 19 hours ago

            BB?

      13. BDA Shadow
        • 6 Years
        4 months, 19 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Multiple Villa insiders have transferred Grealish out their teama

        1. Lindelol
          • 2 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Scenes If he is out of GW 26 as well

          1. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 19 hours ago

            I'm gonna go all Kevin Keegan on that.

        2. Hulk Smash
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

      15. MoSalalalalalalalalah
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        1. Hulk Smash
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Yes

          1. MoSalalalalalalalalah
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 19 hours ago

            Thank you

      16. Nightcrawler
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Just about enough ITB to do

        Ings & Bamford OUT

        Kane & DCL IN

        Very tempting.

      17. Pep Roulette
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Is Stones a good pick for DGW26 & DGW27?

        1. Hazz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        2. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

        3. Pep Roulette
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Cheers both

      18. Hulk Smash
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 19 hours 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
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          can easily come on for 5 mins at the end

        2. Bubz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

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

          1. Hulk Smash
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Build fitness? Has he even missed a full week?

        3. PP6
          • 2 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Could get a cameo

        4. Keeptrying
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Fabio Borges also benched him 🙁

      19. nerd_is_the_werd
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 19 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

      21. W
        • 8 Years
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        Great save Meslier

        1. Bushwhacker
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          Showboat. I could have saved that.

      22. HM2
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        4 months, 19 hours 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
          4 months, 18 hours 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
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Chauvinistic rubbish comment

          2. Fred54
            • 6 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Grow up.

          3. Neevesy
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Wow. Should be in the kitchen washing up right?

          4. Nimby
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Stunningly retrograde comment.

            1. Hulk Smash
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              4 months, 18 hours ago

              Multiple sense of humour transplants needed on page 3!

          5. Scots Gooner
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Ha ha - what an idiot

          6. Yank Revolution
            • 9 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Moron

        2. Deulofail
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 18 hours 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
        4 months, 19 hours ago

        You cant WC and BB in same week right?

        1. Hazz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          You cannot.

        2. SADIO SANÉ
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 19 hours ago

          correct

          1. tommo123
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            I may cry

        3. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 18 hours 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
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 19 hours ago

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

      25. Neevesy
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 18 hours ago

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

        1. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Wild card last week then BB next

          1. Neevesy
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

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

          2. Daniel Jebbison
            • 11 Years
            4 months, 18 hours 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
          • 11 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

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

          1. Neevesy
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

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

          2. Deulofail
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            What's happening in GW28 and 38?

      26. Daniel Jebbison
        • 11 Years
        4 months, 18 hours 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
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Price is highly unlikely to change.

          1. Daniel Jebbison
            • 11 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            how certain you are?

        2. Keeptrying
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 18 hours 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
          4 months, 18 hours 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
        4 months, 18 hours ago

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

        1. IRBOX ⚽
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Martinez, Grealish, Watkins essential next GW

        2. Bushwhacker
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          He still types "barn door" into match.com

        3. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Grealish supposedly injured.

        4. DycheDycheBaby
          • 6 Years
          4 months, 18 hours 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
          4 months, 18 hours 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
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          I'm loading AV

        7. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
          • 11 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          If Grealish is out they are a no go for me

        8. Root
          • 9 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Low IQ

      28. W
        • 8 Years
        4 months, 18 hours ago

        Assuming Bamford captained himself this week - can anyone confirm?

          1. W
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Aha cheers, would have expected nothing less!

      29. ivantys
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Well people don't buy Leeds for this fixture.

        • ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
          • 11 Years
          4 months, 18 hours ago

          Leeds haven’t even created a good chance yet

          Poor side without Phillips

          Dgw fail

          1. Daniel Jebbison
            • 11 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            that's too early even for you

          2. Sun Jihai
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            16 mins in out of 180 mins...

          3. Neevesy
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 18 hours ago

            Is that you Fudgy?