Top performers from Week 7 and smart picks for Week 8 of Hero ISL-Dream11 Fantasy
Week 7 of the Hero ISL-Dream11 Fantasy saw teams earn crucial points as they entered the new year. Jamshedpur FC entered 2021 in the top four after a 1-0 win over Bengaluru FC. FC Goa and Mumbai City FC also registered wins, while both the clubs from Kolkata -- ATK Mohun Bagan and SC East Bengal -- dominated Super Sunday, with wins over Odisha FC and NorthEast United FC respectively.
Techno011 was the Hero ISL-Dream11 winner for Week 7 after accumulating a total of 3706 points and with a new week of football already underway, let’s look at the top performing stars from Week 7 and a couple of potential game-changers for Week 8.
Dream11 MVP of the Week
Tiri (ATK Mohun Bagan) - 139 Dream11 Points
The Spanish defender featured twice during the last week of football and helped ATK Mohun Bagan to successive clean sheets. Tiri made nine clearances and got 71 Dream11 points in the Mariners’ first game of the week against Chennaiyin FC. He followed it up with six clearances and an assist for Roy Krishna during ATK Mohun Bagan’s first goal against NorthEast United to earn 68 Dream11 points.
Key performers from Week 7
Pritam Kotal (ATK Mohun Bagan) - 132 Dream11 points
A key player in defence for the Mariners, Pritam Kotal was at the top of his game against both Chennaiyin and NorthEast United. The defender made three clearances and earned 74 Dream11 points against the Marina Machans. Against the Highlanders, Kotal made two clearances and created two chances to earn 58 Dream11 points.
Stephen Eze (Jamshedpur FC) - 128 Dream11 points
Jamshedpur played once last week and secured a crucial win over Bengaluru FC, with Stephen Eze scoring the only goal of the game. Eze scored the winner for his side in the 79th minute and earned a total of 128 Dream11 points. The Nigerian defender made eight clearances and five successful interceptions for Owen Coyle’s team
Hero ISL-Dream11 Recruiter: Players to look out for
In addition to the abovementioned players, here are a couple of names to keep an eye on in Week 8 of Hero ISL 2020-21.
Jacques Maghoma for SC East Bengal vs FC Goa and Bengaluru FC
The SC East Bengal midfielder has come to the fore now with three goals in eight games for his side. Jacques Maghoma scored his third goal of the season to double his side’s lead against Odisha FC and the 33-year-old midfielder will fancy his chances against both FC Goa and Bengaluru FC on Wednesday and Saturday respectively.
Nerijus Valskis for Jamshedpur FC vs Kerala Blasters FC
Nerijus Valskis is in contention for the Golden Boot again after scoring six goals in nine games for Jamshedpur FC this season. Valskis, however, has not found the net for his team in their last three matches and on Sunday the Lithuanian striker will hope to end this run against a Kerala Blasters side that has kept only two clean sheets this season.
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