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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
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Dallas +bps

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

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

    1. Steve The Spud
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      7 months, 5 days ago

      That literally was tackle of the season is the funny thing

      1. Jag-z
        • 1 Year
        7 months, 5 days ago

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

  3. mynameisq
    • 8 Years
    7 months, 5 days 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
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Haha

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

    Most fpl thing would be for an adams haul

    1. TomSaints
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      God I hope so

  5. JJO
    • 9 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  6. ivantys
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  7. Captain Vantastic™
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Bamford becoming a donkey the week we captain him

    1. MIGHTY JOE
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 5 days 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
      7 months, 5 days ago

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

  8. DAZZ
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Wtf was he waiting for like

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

      Hoping to be taken down for a penalty

    2. mynameisq
      • 8 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      He was calculating his dgw points in his head

    3. Inazuma X1
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Trying to get the right angle

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

      He captained Bamford.

    5. Garth Marenghi
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Too lefty

  9. MoSalad
    • 8 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  10. EmreCan Hustle
    • 9 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Leeds used to be a fun team.

  11. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  12. Bookkeeper
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Raphi injured?

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

      No

      1. Bookkeeper
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 5 days ago

        didn't look comfortable after the tackle

  13. Sack The Glazers
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    I have triple Leeds, why?

  14. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  15. Hazz
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 5 days 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
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Same here

    2. LE CHARO
      • 1 Year
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Many will keep for GW29

  16. Bullet Eder
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

    1. LE CHARO
      • 1 Year
      7 months, 5 days ago

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

  17. Abusive_Sgt_Daelrhos
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Raphinha should have been booked since he ain't injured

  18. mbglo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  19. _Ninja_
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Adams goal chopped off

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

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

  21. GROBARI
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 5 days ago

    This is why Leeds players are Leeds players...

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

    Raphina should be on 1 goal and 5 assists this gw

  23. Inazuma X1
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    No Goal I think

  24. KAPTAIN KANE
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Is that Ings warming up?

  25. TheDragon
    • 3 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

    Leeds double gameweek - 0 goals

    Obviously

  26. Albrightondknight
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

    1. Tambling5
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Referee too embarrassed at his own gullibility

    2. richarlison2348
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      7 months, 5 days ago

      VAR can't give yellow cards

  27. Saka_me_sideways
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

    0-0

  28. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

  29. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

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

      Utter incompetence by the ref.

    2. mynameisq
      • 8 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Gave the penalty to get us off the scent

  30. Inazuma X1
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 5 days ago

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

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

      "I wasn't ready" . . pathetic.

    2. TheDragon
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      Playing Che Adams costs them far more matches

    3. TomSaints
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 5 days ago

      I mean it’s so obvious now