Friday, 19 August 2016

Candido's XI for Gameweek 2

 GK – Mignolet vs Burnely (A)
  • Liverpool  have kept 9 clean sheets in their past 12 matches against Burnley
  • Made 2 saves vs Arsenal, including a penalty
  • Picked up 1BP in GW1

DEF – Ivanovic vs Watford (A)
  • Watford only had 5 shots in GW1, with only 1 on target
  • 1 chance created in GW1
  • He also registered 2 shots inside the box vs West Ham

DEF – Clyne vs Burnley (A)
  • Liverpool  have kept 9 clean sheets in their past 12 matches against Burnley
  • 1 shot on target in GW1
  • 1 assist
DEF – Baines vs West Brom (A)
  • West Brom only registered 3 shots on target in GW1
  • Baines managed 1 shots assist
  • Being stationed at left midfield heightens his chance of attacking returns

MID – Townsend vs Tottenham (A)
  • Returning to face his old club at White Hart Lane in the league for the first time Has a point to prove
  • Registered 6 shots in GW1 (2 on target) and also managed 2 shot assist
  • Played Tottenham at St James’ Park in GW38 last season winning 5-1 Townsend managed 3 shots in this game (1 on target, 1 off target and 1 off woodwork)  and created 4 chances for his teammates
MID – Firmino vs Burnley (A)
  • Registered 4 shots in GW1 and created 1 chance
  • Burnley conceded 11 shots inside the box last GW (2nd most) and also conceded 2 big chances (=2nd most)
  •  May start the match up front again
MID – Ramirez vs Sunderland (A)
  • 2 shots on GW1 both inside the box
  • Created 3 chances and registered the assist for Negredo’s goal
  • Sunderland conceded 9 shots inside the box in GW1 (=3rd most) as well as 2 big chances (=2nd most)
MID – Lamela vs Crystal Palace (H)
  • Registered 3 shots vs Everton in GW1, one of them the equalising goal all three shots were inside the box
  •   2 bonus points

     FWD – Aguero vs Stoke (A)
  • 6 shots (5 inside the box) vs Sunderland in GW1, including a goal
  • 10 shots (7 on target and 1 off woodwork) in the midweek Champions League playoff, including 3 goals
  • He has registered 3 goals in his last 3 games vs Stoke
FWD – Llorente vs Hull (H)
  • Registered the most shots (6) in GW1
  • He was also first for shots inside the box (5)
  • Hull conceded the equal 3nd most shots inside the box in GW1 (9) as well as the most big chances (4)

FWD – Carroll vs Bournemouth (H)
  • Managed 0 shots and 1 shot assist in GW1
  • However, Bournemouth conceded the equal most big chances in GW1
  • West Ham have registered 8 goals in their last three matches against Bournemouth
  • It will also be West Ham’s first league appearance at the new Olympic Stadium
  • Carroll’s potential is boosted by the comeback of Payet and the likelihood of Antonio being deployed at right wing, who will both provide him with excellent service


And here’s how they line up:
Llorente - C
Aguero – VC 
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