Team of the Week 11 Predictions
Recapping the top performances of the week/weekend and venturing some guesses of who will earn a spot in Wednesday’s Team of the Week. Follow me on Twitter if you don’t already!
Player: Antoine Griezmann
Reason: The French forward broke out this past weekend, scoring 2 goals and dishing out an assist in Atletico’s dismantling of Levante. This would be his first inform of the year.
Player: Raheem Sterling
Reason: Sterling had the game-winner in City’s 2-1 victory over Huddersfield on Sunday. Also, he dished out an assist to Aguero, priming him for a spot in TOTW 11.
Player: Memphis Depay
Reason: The Dutch speedster scored 2 of Lyon’s 5 goals in their victory over Nice. This earned him Man of the Match honors and a rating of 9.66 for the game.
Player: Charlie Austin
Reason: The striker from Southampton stood out in their 4-1 victory over Everton this weekend. He managed to score a brace and also earned Man of the Match honors.
Reason: With two goals, an assist, and a 10.0 rating on Whoscored, Jonas is set to receive his first inform of the FIFA 18 campaign following Benfica’s 6-0 victory over Setubal.
Player: Justin Kluivert
Reason: The 18 year old Dutch had his first breakout game of the season this past weekend. Kluivert knocked in 3 goals for the victors, looking quite impressive in the process.
Reason: Girona’s Spanish midfielder scored a brace to get a point out their matchup with Real Betis over the weekend.
Player: Ever Banega
Reason: The 29 year old Argentinian came to play in Sevilla’s 3-2 victory against Villareal. He scored a goal and assist and earned Man of the Match honors, giving him a great shot for TOTW 11 honors as well.
Player: Mattia De Sciglio
Reason: Holding a clean sheet and scoring a goal, the Italian fullback helped Juventus get 3 points after their 3-0 victory against Crotone.
Player: Vedad Ibisevic
Reason: The Bosnian striker scored both goals in Hertha’s 2-0 victory over Koln. This would be his first inform of the season.
Player: Andre Almeida
Reason: Benfica’s 27 year old from Portugal delivered a goal, assist, and clean sheet in their 6-0 rout over Vitoria on Sunday.
Player: Roberto Inglese
Reason: Earning an 8.1 rating and Man of the Match honors, the Italian striker scored both goals in Chievo’s 2-1 victory over SPAL, helping them move up to 9 in the Serie A table.
Player: Wahbi Khazri
Reason: It’s not often we see informs from Tunisia, but TOTW 11 may be an exception. Khazri recorded a brace to help Rennes take away 3 points in their Ligue 1 matchup.
Player: Jerome Roussillon
Reason: The French fullback had a goal, assist, and helped Montpellier hold a clean sheet to lead them in a 3-0 victory over Lille. It would be his first inform of the season, and potentially could be a nice card if EA gives some nice upgrades.