Team News - Week 34

Steve Rothgeb
Rotoworld
Stag takes a look back at an apocalyptic for his side and reflects on lessons to be learnt. He also delves into the captaincy question for Gameweek 16

Stag�s Take - Gameweek 16

Stag takes a look back at an apocalyptic for his side and reflects on lessons to be learnt. He also delves into the captaincy question for Gameweek 16

Saturday Tea Time Kickoffs





Crystal Palace v Aston Villa



Crystal Palace XI: Speroni, Mariappa, Dann, Delaney, Ward, Dikgacoi, Jedinak, Bolasie, Puncheon, Ledley, Jerome

Substitutes: Hennessey, Gabbidon, Parr, Ince, Gayle, Murray, Chamakh

Changes: none

Aston Villa XI: Guzan, Baker, Vlaar, Clark, Lowton, Bertrand, El Ahmadi, Westwood, Delph, Agbonlahor, Holt

Substitutes: Steer, Bennett, Sylla, Albrighton, Tonev, Bowery, Weimann

Changes: Delph, El Ahmadi, Agbonlahor and Clark in

Fulham v Norwich City



Fulham XI: Stockdale; Heitinga, Hangeland, Amorebieta, Richardson; Kasami, Riether, Diarra, Sidwell, Holtby; Rodallega

Substitutes: Stekelenburg, Riise, Kvist, Parker, Dejagah, Roberts, Bent

Changes: Rodallega in for Woodrow

Norwich City XI: Ruddy; Whittaker, Martin (c), Turner, Olsson; Johnson, Fer, Howson, Snodgrass; Redmond, van Wolfswinkel

Substitutes: Bunn, R. Bennett, Garrido, Tettey, Hoolahan, Josh Murphy, Hooper

Changes: Van Wolfswinkel, Redmond, Fer, Johnson, Whittaker and Turner in 

Southampton v Cardiff City



Southampton XI: Gazzaniga, Chambers, Fonte, Lovren, Shaw, Cork, Schneiderlin, S. Davis, Ramírez, Lallana (c), Lambert

Substitutes: Cropper (GK), Clyne, Wanyama, Ward-Prowse, Guly, Hooiveld, Gallagher

Changes: Ramirez in for Rodriguez

Cardiff City XI: Marshall, Caulker (c), Whittingham, Medel, Campbell, Kim, Mutch, Cala, Theophile-Catherine, Dæhli, Fabio

Substitutes: Lewis; Turner, Eikrem, Gunnarsson, McNaughton, Zaha, Bellamy

Changes: Whittingham, Kim, Cala and Fabio in

Stoke City v Newcastle United



Stoke City XI: Begovic; Cameron, Shawcross (C), Wilson, Pieters; Nzonzi, Whelan; Walters, Ireland, Odemwingie; Crouch

Substitutes: Sorensen; Muniesa, Palacios, Adam, Walters, Guidetti, Wilkinson

Changes: Ireland in for Palacios

Newcastle United  XI: Krul; S Taylor, Williamson, Coloccini; Anita, Gosling, Tiote, Gouffran, Dummett; Sh Ameobi, Cisse

Substitutes: Elliot, Haidara, Yanga-Mbiwa, Bigirimana, Ben Arfa, de Jong, Armstrong

Changes: Krul, S Taylor, Dummett and Ameobi in for Elliot, Haidara, de Jong and Santon

Sunderland v Everton



Sunderland XI: Mannone, Bardsley, Alonso, O'Shea, Brown, Cattermole, Ki, Colback, Johnson, Wickham, Borini

Substitutes: Larsson, Gardner, Cuellar, Vergini, Giaccherini, Scocco, Ustari

Changes: O'Shea, Colback and Wickham in for Vergini, Bridcutt and Cuellar

Everton XI: Howard, Coleman, Baines, Stones, Distin, McCarthy, Barry, Deulofeu, Naismith, Osman, Lukaku

Substitutes: Joel, Hibbert, McGeady, Mirallas, Barkley, Garbutt, Alcaraz

Changes: Deulofeu in for Mirallas



West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham



West Bromwich Albion XI: Foster; Reid, McAuley, Olsson, Ridgewell; Amalfitano, Mulumbu, Brunt, Dorrans; Sessegnon; Vydra

Substitutes: Myhill (gk), Berahino, Jones, Bifouma, Yacob, Anichebe, Dawson

Changes: Brunt in for Morrison

Tottenham XI: Lloris; Naughton, Chiriches, Kaboul, Rose; Lennon, Chadli, Paulinho, Eriksen; Adebayor, Kane

Substitutes: Friedel, Fryers, Veljkovic, Bentaleb, Sigurdsson, Townsend, Winks

Changes: none

Early Sunday Kickoff





Liverpool v Manchester City



Liverpool XI: Mignolet, Johnson, Flanagan, Sakho, Skrtel, Gerrard, Henderson, Coutinho, Sterling, Suarez, Sturridge

Substitutes: Jones, Toure, Agger, Aspas, Moses, Allen, Lucas

Changes: none

Manchester City XI: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Demichelis, Clichy, Toure, Fernandinho, Navas, Nasri, Silva, Dzeko

Substitutes: Pantilimon, Lescott, Milner, Negredo, Kolarov, Garcia, Aguero

Changes: Clichy in for Kolarov

Late Sunday Kickoff





Swansea City v Chelsea



Swansea City XI: Vorm, Rangel, Chico, Williams (C), Davies, Britton, Shelvey, Dyer, Hernandez, Routledge, Bony

Substitutes: Tremmel, Amat, Taylor, Fulton, de Guzman, Emnes, Ngog

Changes: Dyer and Hernandez in for de Guzman and Michu

Chelsea XI: Cech; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry (c), Azpilicueta; Ramires, Matic; Salah, Willian, Schurrle; Ba

Substitutes: Schwarzer, Cole, David Luiz, Mikel, Oscar, Torres, Eto’o

Changes: Ramires and Ba in for Lampard and Torres

Tuesday Night Kickoff





Arsenal v West Ham United



Arsenal XI: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Vermaelen, Arteta, Rosicky, Kallstrom, Cazorla, Podolski, Giroud

Substitutes: Fabianski, Bellerin, Jenkinson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ramsey, Sanogo, Akpom

Changes: Koscielny and Kallstrom in for Monreal and Flamini

West Ham United XI: Adrian, Reid, Tomkins, Jarvis, Armero, Carroll, Noble, Demel, Diame, Downing, Nocerino

Substitutes: McCartney, Vaz Te, Taylor, Jaaskelainen, C.Cole, J.Cole, Johnson

Changes: Nocerino and Jarvis in for Nolan and Taylor




Wednesday Night Kickoffs





Everton v Crystal Palace



Everton XI: Howard; Coleman, Stones, Distin, Baines; Barry, Mirallas, Barkley, Deulofeu, McGeady; Lukaku

Substitutes: Joel, Hibbert, Naismith, McCarthy, Osman, Garbutt, Alcaraz

Changes: Mirallas and McGeady in for Osman and Naismith

Crystal Palace XI: Speroni, Mariappa, Delaney, Dann, Ward, Jedinak, Ledley, Bolasie, Puncheon, Chamakh, Jerome

Substitutes: Hennessey, Parr, McCarthy, Ince, O'Keefe, Gayle, Murray

Changes: Chamakh in for Dikgacoi

Manchester City v Sunderland



Manchester City XI: Hart; Zabaleta, Kompany, Demichelis, Kolarov; Milner, Garcia, Fernandinho, Nasri; Aguero, Negredo

Substitutes: Pantilimon, Lescott, Richards, Clichy, Rodwell, Dzeko, Jovetic

Changes: Aguero, Negredo, Kolarov, Milner and Garcia in for Dzeko, Toure, Silva, Clichy and Navas

Sunderland XI: Mannone, Vergini, Alonso, Brown, O'Shea, Cattermole, Colback, Larsson, Johnson, Borini, Wickham

Substitutes: Altidore, Ba, Giaccherini, Scocco, Mavrias, Agnew, Ustari

Changes:  Vergini and Larsson in for Bardsley and Ki


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