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The main penalty taker for every Premier League club in 2020-21 – iNews

September 10, 2020

Having a penalty taker or two in your Fantasy Premier League team can be an easy way to get additional points…

September 10, 2020 9:56 am

Updated September 10, 2020 11:32 am

While rival supporters lamentedManchester United‘s propensity towin penaltieslast season,Fantasy Premier Leaguemanagers in possession of Marcus Rashford or Bruno Fernandes were far less aggrieved.

Rashford was the top-scoring penalty taker in last season’sPremier Leaguenetting six of his spot kicks, while Fernandes converted all four of his efforts after arriving in January.

Penalty goals count exactly the same as non-penalty goals inFantasy Premier League, yielding six points for defenders, five for midfielders and four for forwards.

Here are each Premier League club’s primary penalty taker and their deputies for the 2020-21 season.


Arsenal:Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Secondary takers: Willian, Nicolas Pepe)

Aston Villa:Anwar El Ghazi (Secondary takers: Jack Grealish, Conor Hourihane)

Brighton:Neal Maupay (Secondary taker: Pascal Gross)

Burnley:Ashley Barnes (Secondary taker(s): Jay Rodriguez, Chris Wood)

Chelsea:Timo Werner (Secondary taker: Jorginho)

Crystal Palace:Luka Milivojevic (Secondary takers: Christian Benteke, Jordan Ayew)

Everton:Gylfi Sigurdsson (Secondary taker: James Rodriguez)

Fulham:Aleksandar Mitrovic (Secondary taker: Tom Cairney)

Leeds United:Mateusz Klich (Secondary taker: Patrick Bamford)

Leicester City:Jamie Vardy (Secondary taker: James Maddison)

Liverpool: Mohamed Salah (Secondary taker: James Milner)

Manchester City:Kevin De Bruyne (Secondary takers: Raheem Sterling, Sergio Aguero, Ilkay Gundogan)

Manchester United:Bruno Fernandes (Secondary taker: Marcus Rashford)

Newcastle United:Matt Ritchie (Secondary taker: Callum Wilson)

Sheffield United:Oliver Norwood (Secondary takers: Billy Sharp, David McGoldrick)

Southampton:Danny Ings (Secondary taker: James Ward-Prowse)

Tottenham:Harry Kane (Secondary takers: Son Heung-min, Dele Alli)

West Brom:Charlie Austin (Secondary taker: Kenneth Zohore)

West Ham: Mark Noble (Secondary taker: Michail Antonio)

Wolves:Raul Jimenez (Secondary taker: Ruben Neves)

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