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Shaqiri scores FPL prize for Namibian manager

The Scout 7 Nov 2017
Stoke City v Leicester City

Stoke City midfielder's goal and assist from the bench help the top GW11 performer to a huge 120 points

Xherdan Shaqiri (£5.9m) helped Veezy Vaya – one of only 7,134 Namibian managers in the game – become the top Fantasy Premier League boss for Gameweek 11.

The Switzerland international scored and then assisted Peter Crouch’s (£4.8m) second-half equaliser in  Stoke City’s 2-2 draw with Leicester City.

It earned Veezy a total of 13 points, despite him leaving Shaqiri on the bench.

Manager of the Week, Gameweek 11
Manager of the Week's team for Gameweek 11

With the Bench Boost chip in play, Veezy also gained extra scores from Jonas Lossl (£4.6m and eight points), Stephen Ward (£4.8m and six points) and Demarai Gray (£5.3m and two points).

Add that to a Gameweek-high tally from Mohamed Salah (£9.4m and 15 points) and a double-figure return from Cesar Azpilicueta (£6.7m and 12 points) and Veezy stormed to an unbeaten total of 120.

He wins a copy of FIFA 18, a Nike Ordem V match ball and an FPL mug, all bagged up in an FPL rucksack.

See: GW11 Lessons learned: Salah challenging FPL norm

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