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- 3:00 pm: Barcelona vs. Inter Milan
- 3:00 pm: Lille vs. Chelsea
- 3:00 pm: Liverpool vs. Red Bull Salzburg
- 3:00 pm: RB Leipzig vs. Lyon
- 3:00 pm: Valencia vs. Ajax
- 3:00 pm: Zenit St. Petersburg vs. Benfica
For detailed stats and odds, check out the FanDuel Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday UCL Cheat Sheet.
Unsurprisingly, most cash lineups will turn to Barcelona and Liverpool, the two biggest favorites on the slate. You can either go all-in on one of those teams or mix them together, but I'd still leave room for the third-biggest favorite because I think Leipzig are set for at least two goals. Leipzig haven't had trouble scoring in league play, with 14 goals in six matches, while Lyon have given up two goals in each of their last two away games. Plus, in last year's group stage, five of Lyon's matches had at least three goals scored. You can either bank on Timo Werner ($19) for another brace or go with top free-kick taker Marcel Sabitzer ($13), who has had a floor above 15 fantasy points in half of his league matches.
As for the big guns, I think Antoine Griezmann ($22) will be under utilized after doing nothing in the first group match. His home/away splits are glaring and should be taken into account, as he has three goals and two assists in three home starts and nothing in five away starts. He's also on the ball more and more likely to assist than Luis