14 Apr 2021 5:45 PM +00:00

Frenchmen dominate FIFA 21 TOTW 29

As excitement for FIFA 21's Team of the Season grows, we still have a few more sets of Team of the Week to juice up our squads for Weekend League.

TOTW 29 has arrived and offered plenty for Premier League based squads.

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Latest - TOTW 29 REVEALED

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DREAM TEAM - The Premier League dominates TOTW 29 with four players appearing

Paul Pogba takes the headlines with a 90-rated left midfielder card, with plenty of players receiving 86 ratings - Mike Maignan, Gabriel Paulista and Fabian.

Here's a closer look at the key players.

Paul Pogba (OVR 86 - TIF 90)

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POG ON FIRE - Will the Frenchman's form see him rewarded with a new contract?

A third in-form item for Paul Pogba and a second LM card too for the Frenchman.

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Mike Maignan (OVR 82 – SIF 86)

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PK SPECIALIST - Maignan was king from the spot

French goalkeeper Mike Maignan saved a first-half penalty to help Lille maintain their title pursuit.

This is Maignan’s second IF card of the season as the Frenchman is enjoying a superb campaign.

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Gabriel Paulista (OVR 82 – SIF 86)

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UP FROM THE BACK - Gabriel Paulista rescued a point for Valencia

Valencia mounted a second-half comeback against Real Sociedad with former Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista scoring the equaliser.

The Brazilian receives his second IF of the season with an 86 OVR.

Fabian Ruiz (OVR 82 - SIF 86)

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FAB-U-LOUS- Ruiz's performance is likely to elevate interest from other clubs

A few Spanish clubs will be sniffing around Napoli's Fabian Ruiz this summer, especially after another starring performance.

The midfielder bagged the opening goal in the 2-0 win over Sampdoria to keep their Champions League qualification ambitions alive.

Ever Banega (OVR 83 - SIF 86)

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EVER-GREEN - Banega is in a league of his won in Saudi Arabia

Still strutting his stuff in Saud Arabia for Al-Shabab, Ever Banega was up to his old tricks this week.

The 32-year-old had a hand in all four goals as his side swept a side Al-Batin, the Argentine chalking up two goals and two assists.

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Alexandre Lacazette (OVR 83 – IF 85)

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CLINICAL - Lacazette has been in excellent form over the past month

Arsenal blew Sheffield United away with a comfortable 3-0 win, with French forward Alexandre Lacazette scoring twice.

Arsenal may have left themselves too much to do to qualify for Europe this season, but Lacazette’s form is a bright spot in a bumpy season.

Allan Saint-Maximin (OVR 80 - TIF 85)

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GUCCI GANG - Saint Maximin is dragging Newcastle to Premier League safety

Keeping the French theme going, Allan Saint-Maximin grabbed the winner as Newcastle picked up a crucial three points.

The 2-1 victory over Burnley gives the Magpies a six-point cushion from the relegation zone going into the final six Premier League fixtures.

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Christian Pulisic (OVR 81 – IF 84)

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NEW LIFE - Thomas Tuchel has reinvigorated The Blues style of play

Chelsea were in incredible form as they beat Crystal Palace 4-1, with Christian Pulisic and Kai Havertz the two standout performers.

Pulisic scored twice from an inside left role, including a stunning left-foot strike that left the Palace goalkeeper no chance.

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Leandro Paredes (OVR 79 – IF 82)

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BOX TO BOX - Paredes was all action for PSG at the weekend

Playing a deep-lying midfield role, Leandro Paredes scored and assisted for PSG as they beat Strasbourg 4-1.

The Argentine receivs his first IF card of the season with an 83 OVR.

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Emiliano Buendia (OVR 77 – IF 81)

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ALL OUT ATTACK - Championship leaders Norwich hit Huddersfield for seven

Norwich tore Huddersfield apart on Friday evening in a 7-0 thrashing.

Argentine winger Emiliano Buendia scored once and assisted three more during the rout to claim a spot in TOTW 29.

Rest of TOTW 29 Squad

The remainder of the TOTW 29 squad is as follows:

  • Mohamed Elyounoussi (OVR 84)
  • Marc Bartra (OVR 83)
  • Willi Orban (OVR 82)
  • Guilherme (OVR 82)
  • Ante Marusic (OVR 81)
  • Kamada (OVR 81)
  • Wahbi Khazri (OVR 81)
  • Haris Seferovic (OVR 81)
  • Gautier Lloris (OVR 76)
  • Martin Kobylanski (OVR 76)
  • Raul Gudino (OVR 76)
  • Adis Jahovic (OVR 79)
  • Jakob Jantscher (OVR 86)
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