Fantasy Football players with Jan Bednarek in their team fume after Southampton defender scores MINUS seven points for his disastrous display in 9-0 thumping at Man United – but spare a thought for the one manager who TRIPLE captained him!
- Jan Bednarek cost Fantasy Football players dearly with his display at Man United
- He ended up on -7 points after scoring an own goal and receiving a straight red
- One player triple captained him, meaning 21 points was taken off their team
Fantasy Football players who have Jan Bednarek in their team were dealt a significant blow on Tuesday night as the Southampton defender scored minus seven points after his disastrous display in their 9-0 defeat against Manchester United.
But one player was left hurting more than others after deciding to triple captain the defender – meaning they would’ve lost 21 points because of his wretched performance.
Bednarek endured a torrid evening at Old Trafford as he scored an own goal in the first half before being given a straight red card late on in the match.
Jan Bednarek endured a woeful evening at Old Trafford as Southampton were beaten 9-0
The defender scored an own goal in first half as United made them pay for their ill-discipline
How Bednarek scored -7 points in United loss
Minutes played – 85 = (2 points)
Goals conceded – 9 = (-4 points)
Own goals – 1 = (-2 points)
Red cards – 1 = (-3 points)
Total: -7 points
Bednarek scored -7 Fantasy Football points
Fantasy Football players with Bednarek in their team were quick to express their heartache on Twitter while others poked fun at their expense.
One user wrote: ‘Kill me’ after discovering Bednarek’s points total for the evening while another said: ‘I just want to uninstall this app now.’
Southampton finished the game with just nine men, having had Alex Jankewitz also sent off after just 79 seconds into the match.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men made them pay for their ill-discipline by hitting them for nine in an emphatic victory to move on level points with rivals City at the top of the table.
The game was as good as over by half-time as United went in four up thanks to goals from Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Marcus Rashford, Edinson Cavani and a Bednarek own goal.
And things went from bad to worse for Southampton with Martial and McTominay making it six before they were reduced to nine men with Bednarek dismissed late on.
United added gloss to the scoreline as Bruno Fernandes, Martial and Dan James all scored in the final few minutes to complete the rout.
Solskjaer heaped praise on his United players after their dominant win.
He told BT Sport: ‘We have been waiting on them (players) to show the magic and tonight was a night that they could go and enjoy,’
Bednarek was also given a straight red with just five minutes remaining on Tuesday night
‘Confidence is one think but it was about the mojo and spark, the X Factor. We haven’t had too many of them where we could sit down and enjoy the football.
‘You have to take your chances in tight or open games. You never know what might be the deciding factor.
‘We know – better than anyone – what goal difference can do to you because we have lost the league on goal difference.’