Injuries and Bans ahead of Gameweek 11

For Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers, the availability of their players both in terms of injuries as well as bans is an important part of their Gameweek preparations.

Here’s a round-up of what we know so far in terms of injuries and bans.


Players to monitor after Gameweek 11

Kieran Tierney (Arsenal) – Ankle injury Missed the Leicester game on the 30/10 as still in pain with his ankle.

Danny Ings (Aston Villa) – Missed West Ham game on the 31/10 with a muscle injury.

Jacob Ramsey (Aston Villa) – Suffered a “high ankle sprain” in the match against West Ham on 31/10.

Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea) – Suffered a twisted ankle against Malmo on 20/10. Will be out for “some matches” according to his manager.

Mason Mount (Chelsea) – Missed Newcastle game on the 30/10 with an illness.

Timo Werner (Chelsea) – Suffered a hamstring injury against Malmo on 20/10. Will be out for “some matches” according to his manager.

Naby Keita (Liverpool) – Suffered a hamstring injury against Brighton on 30/10 but his manager doesn’t yet know the severity of it.

Armando Broja (Southampton)  Sustained an ankle injury when facing Burnley on 22/10 and missed Watford game on the 30/10

Bryan Gil (Spurs) – Missed Manchester United game on the 30/10 with a hamstring issue.

Potential FPL options with longer term injuries

Granit Xhaka (Arsenal) – Knee ligament damage picked up against Spurs (26th Sept), out for three months

David Raya (Brentford) – Ruled out for four to five months on 26/10 after sustaining a serious ligament injury in his left knee.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton) – Back in training following a muscle injury, still a “little way away”

Abdoulaye Doucoure (Everton) Everton confirmed on 19/10 Doucoure has suffered a foot injury and will be assessed to determine the period of absence.

Luke Ayling (Leeds) – Still halfway through his recovery from a knee problem

Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester) – Out for four-to-five weeks from 3rd Oct with a hamstring injury

James Justin (Leicester) – ACL injury from the 2020/21 season, expected back some time in October

Wesley Fofana (Leicester) – Broken leg in pre-season

Harvey Elliot (Liverpool) – Serious ankle injury vs Leeds (12th Sept) which required surgery

James Milner (Liverpool) – Substituted with a hamstring injury in the match against Manchester United on 24/10.

Ferran Torres (Man City) – Fractured foot, ruled out for two-to-three months from 15th Oct

Raphael Varane (Man United) – Ruled out on 12th Oct for a few weeks with a thigh injury

Jack Stephens (Southampton) – Picked up a knee injury on 18th Sept. Ruled out for 10-12 weeks

Christian Kabasele (Watford) – Out for more than three weeks (7th Oct) due to a hamstring injury

Francisco Sierralta (Watford) – Picked up a hamstring injury on 2nd Oct, expected to begin light training from 18th Oct

Johnny (Wolves) – ACL injury from the 2020/21 season, on course for “a return in the new year”

Pedro Neto (Wolves) – Knee injury from 2020/21, due to have a specialist review in October but no further timeframe

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Ezri Konsa (Aston Villa) – will miss the Gameweek 11.

Paul Pogba (Manchester United) – 2 matches left of 3 Match Ban Sent off for serious foul play on 24/10 and will miss three matches.

Aymeric Laporte (Manchester City) – will miss the Manchester derby in Gameweek 11 tie against Southampton.

4 Yellow Cards (1 from suspension)

Tyrone Mings – Aston Villa

John McGinn – Aston Villa

Shane Duffy – Brighton

Joel Veltman – Brighton

Rodrigo – Leeds

Fred – Manchester United

Paul Pogba – Manchester United

Luke Shaw – Manchester United

Matt Ritchie – Newcastle

Oliver Skipp – Tottenham

3 Yellow Cards (2 from suspension)

Sambi Lokonga – Arsenal

Christian Norgaard – Brentford

Sergi Canos – Brentford

Adam Lallana – Brighton

Josh Brownhill – Burnley

James Tarkowski – Burnley

Ashley Westwood – Burnley

Joachim Anderson – Crystal Palace

Connor Gallagher – Crystal Palace

James McArthur – Crystal Palace

Joel Ward – Crystal Palace

Lucas Digne – Everton

Abdoulaye Doucoure – Everton

Richarlison – Everton

Liam Cooper – Leeds

Rodrigo – Leeds

Aymeric Laporte – Man City

Bruno Fernandes – Manchester United

Harry Maguire – Manchester United

Jamaal Lascelles – Newcastle

Pierre Lees-Melou – Norwich

Moussa Djenepo – Southampton

Mohammed Salisu – Southampton

Cristian Romero – Spurs

Oghenekaro Peter Etebo – Watford (out through injury until Feb 2022)

Declan Rice – West Ham

Pablo Fornals – West Ham

Reuben Neves – Wolves

Roman Saiss – Wolves

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