FanDuel Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday UCL Targets

FanDuel Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday UCL Targets

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FORWARDS/MIDFIELDERS

Lionel Messi, BAR v. DYK ($23): Messi has almost the exact scoring odds as Robert Lewandowski had Tuesday (he scored twice), which means he should be the most popular player Wednesday. Even in a somewhat down season, Messi has been stout and managed a 38.3-point floor last league match, producing five shots on target and four chances. Barcelona are the biggest favorite on the slate, playing a Dynamo Kyiv side that allowed two goals in each of their first two matches and are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak. Their projected starting goalkeeper is an 18-year-old third stringer, which could lead to some problems against Barcelona. The Catalans may not be performing well in league play, but they've scored seven goals in two UCL matches and that's powered by Messi. The issue is deciding who to stack with Messi because everyone else on the team is mostly unreliable. Antoine Griezmann ($17) scored his first goal of the season over the weekend and Ousmane Dembele ($20) probably won't play more than 65 minutes. Anssumane Fati ($19) is probably the best option, producing at least one shot on target every start this season, totaling nine shots on

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