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Ings and Minamino benched as Llorente returns to face Southampton

Double Gameweek 25 has gone from bad to worse for some Fantasy Premier League managers as Southampton name a rotated squad for their Tuesday-evening meeting with Leeds.

Fresh from blanking against Chelsea on Saturday, and giving away a penalty, Danny Ings (£8.5m) finds himself among the substitutes tonight.

The striker was signed by 640,000+ FPL managers for Double Gameweek 25, more than any other asset but his owners now face an uphill struggle for an immediate return on their investment.

Che Adams (£5.8m) and Nathan Redmond (£6.4m) lead the line at Elland Road tonight as Ralph Hasenhüttl lines his troops up in the usual 4-2-2-2 formation.

However, Ings is not the only one to suffer from the Austrian’s rotation as Saturday’s goal-scorer Takumi Minamino (£6.0m) is also on the bench.

Nathan Tella (£4.3m) and Stuart Armstrong (£5.5m) staff the flanks in his absence, either side of James Ward-Prowse (£6.0m) and Oriol Romeu (£4.5m).

Meanwhile, Leeds make just one change from the side that lost 1-0 at Wolves on Friday night.

Diego Llorente (£4.4m) comes in for Jamie Shackleton (£4.8m) to play at centre-back for only the third time this season, his most recent outing lasting just nine minutes before he sustained an injury.

Marcelo Bielsa’s faith in his first-team personnel means another start for this season’s best-value forward Patrick Bamford (£6.9m), who has produced 19.4 points per million spent thus far.

Stuart Dallas (£5.0m) remains at left-back while Raphinha (£5.4m) is stationed on the right-hand side of midfield.

Double Gameweek 25 Line-ups

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

Southampton XI (4-2-2-2): A McCarthy; Bertrand, Vestergaard, Salisu, Bednarek; Tella, Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong; Redmond, Adams.

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1,927 Comments Post a Comment
  1. hullcityfan
    • 6 Years
    5 months, 2 hours ago

    Dallas +bps

  2. GROBARI
    • 1 Year
    5 months, 2 hours ago

    Tackle of the season against my triple Leeds. Love to see it 😀

    1. Steve The Spud
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      That literally was tackle of the season is the funny thing

      1. Jag-z
        • 1 Year
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Kimpembe vs lille is the best tackle of any season in Europe

  3. mynameisq
    • 7 Years
    5 months, 2 hours ago

    Haha classic, whenever it's a rivals player there could be 10 men in the box and nobody bothers blocking the shot.

    When it's your player Romeu turns into a Usain bolt/Terminator hybrid to deny it

    1. MIGHTY JOE
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Haha

  4. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    5 months, 2 hours ago

    Most fpl thing would be for an adams haul

    1. TomSaints
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      God I hope so

  5. JJO
    • 8 Years
    5 months, 2 hours ago

    Dallas and Raphinha owners/captainers robbed one more time
    Cant f believe this

  6. ivantys
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Two of the worst defences in the league playing a 0-0...

    • Captain Vantastic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Bamford becoming a donkey the week we captain him

      1. MIGHTY JOE
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Trippelcap here. Know it was a risk, but almost going into depression. I’ve never gotten anything out of that chip.

      2. Bushwhacker
        • 2 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        He's been a donkey all season. He just gets a lot of chances. Usually.

    • DAZZ
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Wtf was he waiting for like

      1. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
        • 11 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Hoping to be taken down for a penalty

      2. mynameisq
        • 7 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        He was calculating his dgw points in his head

      3. Inazuma X1
        • 3 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Trying to get the right angle

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

        He captained Bamford.

      5. Garth Marenghi
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Too lefty

    • MoSalad
      • 7 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Oh well. On the bright side Ings should come on for his 1 pt cameo soon.

    • EmreCan Hustle
      • 9 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Leeds used to be a fun team.

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

      Was never going to be a Raph G Dallas A... it’s a DGW after all, disappointment guaranteed.

    • Bookkeeper
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Raphi injured?

      1. DAZZ
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        No

        1. Bookkeeper
          • 4 Years
          5 months, 2 hours ago

          didn't look comfortable after the tackle

    • Sack The Glazers
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      I have triple Leeds, why?

    • Steve The Spud
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      Ings can come on and score probably still be a net green arrow with all the Dallas and Meslier CS he’ll bust

    • Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      5 months, 2 hours ago

      So excited for all these new Raphinha owners to sell him after this DGW flop.

      Had all the points since GW15, want all of 'em after this DGW too 😉

      1. TheBiffas
          5 months, 2 hours ago

          Same here

        • LE CHARO
          • 1 Year
          5 months, 2 hours ago

          Many will keep for GW29

      2. Bullet Eder
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Harvey Barnes in for Grealish for a hit? Or just play Ben Mee?

        1. LE CHARO
          • 1 Year
          5 months, 2 hours ago

          I would get Barnes in. Great fixtures after DGW26 for Leicester

      3. Abusive_Sgt_Daelrhos
        • 7 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Raphinha should have been booked since he ain't injured

      4. mbglo
        • 5 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        As a triple defender owner in this game, I like 0-0!

      5. _Ninja_
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Adams goal chopped off

      6. FFS Ultras are for Kinnear
        • 8 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Just realised that a 0-0 isn't too bad for me. Hold!!!

      7. GROBARI
        • 1 Year
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        This is why Leeds players are Leeds players...

      8. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
        • 11 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Raphina should be on 1 goal and 5 assists this gw

      9. Inazuma X1
        • 3 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        No Goal I think

      10. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Is that Ings warming up?

      11. TheDragon
        • 3 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        Leeds double gameweek - 0 goals

        Obviously

      12. Albrightondknight
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        5 months, 2 hours ago

        So why is Tella not booked for trying to get that penalty?

        1. Tambling5
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          5 months, 2 hours ago

          Referee too embarrassed at his own gullibility

        2. richarlison2348
            5 months, 2 hours ago

            VAR can't give yellow cards

        3. Saka_me_sideways
            5 months, 2 hours ago

            Neither team can defend, both love attacking. This should be an absolute goalfest.

            0-0

          • Steve The Spud
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            5 months, 2 hours ago

            Marinar been on the sun bed to long fried his brain cells

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

            That conspiracy vs Southampton that was mentioned inn Saturday growing legs...

            1. Bushwhacker
              • 2 Years
              5 months, 2 hours ago

              Utter incompetence by the ref.

            2. mynameisq
              • 7 Years
              5 months, 2 hours ago

              Gave the penalty to get us off the scent

          • Inazuma X1
            • 3 Years
            5 months, 2 hours ago

            Here come Saints fans saying ref decisions cost them a match again

            1. Bushwhacker
              • 2 Years
              5 months, 2 hours ago

              "I wasn't ready" . . pathetic.

            2. TheDragon
              • 3 Years
              5 months, 2 hours ago

              Playing Che Adams costs them far more matches

            3. TomSaints
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              5 months, 2 hours ago

              I mean it’s so obvious now