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Greenwood only Man United asset to retain place as Solskjaer rotates heavily

As feared, Manchester United bring a heavily rotated side into their second Triple Gameweek 35 fixture.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer makes 10 changes from the team that beat Aston Villa on Sunday, Mason Greenwood (£7.2m) the only asset to retain his starting berth against Leicester City.

After featuring on the flanks of attacking midfield at Villa Park, the 19-year-old leads the line on Tuesday evening with Marcus Rashford (£9.6m) and Edinson Cavani (£8.0m) on the bench.

They are joined there by Bruno Fernandes (£11.5m), Paul Pogba (£7.6m), Luke Shaw (£5.5m), Aaron Wan-Bissaka (£5.7m) and Dean Henderson (£5.2m).

Premier League debutants Amad Diallo (£5.4m) and Anthony Elanga provide the width this evening, either side of Juan Mata (£5.8m), who makes his first league start since Gameweek 9.

Nemanja Matic (£4.7m) and Donny van de Beek (£6.6m) look set for central midfield duties while Solskjaer has named a back-four of Brandon Williams (£4.2m), Eric Bailly (£4.8m), Axel Tuanzebe (£4.1m) and Alex Telles (£5.3m) in front of David de Gea (£5.3m).

Leicester are in much strong first-team shape with James Maddison (£7.3m) and Ricardo Pereira (£5.9m) the only two to drop the bench.

As expected, Jamie Vardy (£10.3m) and Kelechi Iheanacho (£6.3m) lead the line with Ayoze Pérez (£6.0m) taking on a number 10 role in front of Wilfred Ndidi (£4.8m) and Youri Tielemans (£6.4m).

Luke Thomas (£4.1m) and Marc Albrighton (£5.2m) are the left and right wing-backs respectively with Timothy Castagne (£5.8m) tucked into a back-three with Caglar Söyüncü (£5.3m) and Wesley Fofana (£5.0m).

Triple Gameweek 35 Line-ups

Manchester United XI: De Gea; B Williams, Bailly, Tuanzebe, Telles; Matic, van de Beek; Diallo, Mata, Elanga; Greenwood.

Leicester City XI: Schmeichel; Söyüncü, Fofana, Castagne; Thomas, Ndidi, Tielemans, Albrighton; Pérez; Vardy, Iheanacho.

Triple Gameweek 35 so far…

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525 Comments Post a Comment
  1. g40steve
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Maguire ankle ligament damage, BBC

    1. Hooky
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Was it caused by a BBC?

  2. jonnybhoy
    • 8 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Thomas on my bench 🙁

  3. TorresMagic™
    • Has Moderation Rights
    • 12 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    LMS safety score currently 72

    https://www.livefpl.net/LMS

    1. The Suspended One
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      🙁

  4. Bookkeeper
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Leicester need a new keeper, Kasper's errors have gone unnoticed all season.

    1. The Knights Template
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Not all season apparently.

  5. Tango74
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Hopefully he haul Greenwood off soon so he plays in next game ??

      1. Hooky
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Probably get 60 mins today and 30 in the next game

    • Mika-eel
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Happy that Greenwood has turned around his season.

      Such a good player.

      1. Bookkeeper
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        end of season wonder, tired legs an all that

        1. Mika-eel
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Will remember that for next season!

          Straight in my team for the last 10 games.

    • KAPTAIN KANE
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Fuming Lindelof and Bruno not starting but elated with Greenwood the legend!

      1. Tango74
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Why fuming most assumed that. They would only start 2

        • Slouch87
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Incredible the lack of realism on here.

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

            Just been reading, mentalness

        • Dark Side Of The Loon!
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          I am sure you never believed in this TGW crap.

          1. KAPTAIN KANE
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Given how close we are to end of the season I actually did, and with Maguire injury I thought Lindelof was nailed on for all 3

            1. Dark Side Of The Loon!
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              4 games in 8 days is mental. Plus EL final.

              1. KAPTAIN KANE
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                I’d do it 🙂

                1. Dark Side Of The Loon!
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Hahaha! Me too actually.

        1. The Ilfordian
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          JWP masterclass this evening

        2. Mika-eel
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Just need Forster to start for an extra 1 or 2 points.

          Every point so vital now.

          1. justaguy9
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Need a ward clean sheet

              1. Mika-eel
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                That will be a disaster as I have Benteke.

        3. The VAR Team
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Who else went Rashford over Greenwood cause he played in Europa? 🙁

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

            And rashford will probably play Thursday and Greenwood won’t

            1. The VAR Team
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 5 days ago

              True, but with Greenwood's finishing it was a silly move in hindsight 🙂

              1. AC/DC AFC
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Especially with his legs.

                1 2 Leicester City

          2. Scholes Out Forever
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            I captained Rashy over Greenwood 🙁 but still half the GW to go for United

          3. justaguy9
              1 month, 5 days ago

              I went both but c rashford

          4. Ginkapo FPL
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Has anyone mentioned that Greenwood was the obvious captain pick yet?

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

              Ha ha . Probably but I'm not wading through the drivel to find out.

            2. Reece’s Pieces
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              1 month, 5 days ago

              That can only be judged at the end of the gameweek

          5. Milkman Bruno
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Cavani warming up

              1. JBG
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Hopefully Shaw and Bruno soon as well.

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

                  Those 2.

            • Hect.OR 98th
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Hope Zaha puts in some effort. Was bitten by him earlier in the season yet still succumbed to DGW myopia. I don't think I've ever had him at the right time, and I don't think I'll ever learn.

              1. Reece’s Pieces
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                1 month, 5 days ago

                He looked very grumpy the last game. He tends to do something every third game and this is that third game ...

                1. Hect.OR 98th
                  • 11 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Is that the trick? Maybe I've always had him for the crap two.

                  1. Reece’s Pieces
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Prob not but I read that recently and saw this was the third game so we will soon see ...

            • Fudgy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Zaha, you must score a brace and assist Cahill.

              1. Hect.OR 98th
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                No wonder you're losing your ML. You've seen my bad choice mid and raised it with a crap defender

            • Hazz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Pogba, Fernandes & Cavani warming up.

              1. The Ilfordian
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Woohoo!

              2. justaguy9
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  No rashford?

                  1. Hazz
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Sounds like Rashy coming on with Cavani.

                • Scholes Out Forever
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Rashy too pls Ole

              3. Hazz
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                That was Ihenacho's chance... missed.

              4. justaguy9
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Cavani owners wake up. He is warming up

                • JONALDINHO
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Nacho(C). That Miss is not surprising

                • REDMOND IN SANDALS
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Maddison coming on for his 1 pointer

                  • justaguy9
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Did i just hear the commentator say rashford is getting ready?

                      1. Reece’s Pieces
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Cavani and Rash on the way

                    • Mika-eel
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      #SaintsFC: Forster, Walker-Peters, Bednarek, Vestergaard, Stephens, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong, Redmond, Minamino, Ings, Adams

                      #CPFC: Guaita, Ward, Kouyate, Dann, Mitchell, Milivojevic, Eze, Ayew, Riedewald, Benteke, Zaha

                      1. dark91
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Thanks. Let's go Benteke

                        1. Mika-eel
                          • 3 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Have him too. Was so frustrating last game. At least he was getting into good positions.

                        2. justaguy9
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            Lets go ward! Hoping for a dull 0-0

                        3. Utopsis
                          • 1 Year
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Gutted I swapped Mitchell for Lingard last minute - only because Roy led me down the garden path

                      2. Hazz
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 3 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Cahill misses out.

                        McCarthy benched for both teams.

                        1. Scholes Out Forever
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Fudgy: "season over. this has really not been my year. Goodbye everyone I quit"

                      3. bigdip
                        • 9 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        9 players, 0 ft & 0.2mn itb

                        Forster
                        Holgate, Coady___ (Rudiger, Shaw, Holding)
                        Salah (c) Lingard Jota Son___ (Bruno)
                        Kane, Vydra ___ (Iheanacho)

                        For -8 hit, Rudi & Nacho to:
                        A) Dawson & Bamford
                        B) Llorente & Antonio

                      4. dshv
                        • 3 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Is it worth to do nacho to bamford (-4) or just play davis for 1 point..

                        Dont have keeper also..

                        1. justaguy9
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            If u don't want nacho for the last 2 games then yes

                        2. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
                          • 11 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Greenwood being rested for Liverpool

                        3. justaguy9
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            Cavani and rashford to come on! Unless rash gets a yc, 2 pts as rashford capper guaranteed.

                          • Hazz
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 3 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            Greenwood about to be rested for Liverpool 😉

                            1. AC/DC AFC
                              • 5 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              He was the obvious captain with his youthful recovery.

                              I was just burnt on a 2 point punt on him earlier with the armband a few weeks back, away at Leeds.

                          • JONALDINHO
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 3 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            Time to shine Rashford.

                          • It’s gonna Ben Mee
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            FPL towers will award Bruno 3 bonus points just for warming up.

                            1. Rassi
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 6 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              Want to show where Bruno touched you?

                              1. The Suspended One
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 8 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Show us on the doll

                            2. Hect.OR 98th
                              • 11 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              He'll get tripped by the physio and get a penalty as the other players head for the showers.

                          • AC/DC AFC
                            • 5 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            Cavani cavalry and Rashford incoming...

                          • Scholes Out Forever
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            YES RASHY!! Lets go