MLS Fantasy Advice: Clint Dempsey, DeAndre Yedlin and other USMNTers highly coveted upon MLS return

Clint Dempsey, Fantasy, What time is it?

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Clint Dempsey was a focal point of USA's attack at the 2014 World Cup, and although several USMNT fans are still trying to cope with the team's recent loss to Belgium, Seattle Sounders - and MLS Fantasy owners - will gladly welcome him back to MLS with open arms.

Along with Dempsey, Sounders teammate DeAndre Yedlin, Kyle Beckerman, Michael Bradley and Graham Zusi are among the most coveted internationals returning from Brazil.

Prepare yourself for next week's games by reviewing the top 20 transfers IN for Round 18 below.

And remember, players are at risk of gaining or losing value at any given time -- so be on the lookout. Nine players have already increased in value. See the full list HERE!

  Player Position Selected Price Total Transfers IN
Seattle Sounders FC Clint Dempsey MID 12.3% $10.3 70 153
Colorado Rapids Shane O'Neill DEF 10.6% $6.9 71 87
New York Red Bulls Lloyd Sam MID 17.2% $6.8 70 78
LA Galaxy Dan Gargan DEF 8.0% $6.1 56 74
New York Red Bulls Bradley Wright-Phillips FWD 19.1% $8.1 89 69
Columbus Crew Mike Parkhurst DEF 7.5% $7.5 66 62
Sporting Kansas City Seth Sinovic DEF 4.6% $8.1 73 62
Philadelphia Union Christian Maidana MID 5.8% $7.5 74 54
Seattle Sounders FC Obafemi Martins FWD 13.3% $9.5 96 46
Colorado Rapids Dillon Powers MID 3.5% $7.7 74 41
New England Revolution Andrew Farrell DEF 9.3% $7.0 62 39
Seattle Sounders FC DeAndre Yedlin DEF 16.2% $7.3 41 39
Chicago Fire Harrison Shipp FWD 23.4% $7.0 88 36
Real Salt Lake Kyle Beckerman MID 9.7% $9.6 60 36
FC Dallas Jair Benitez DEF 7.8% $6.3 63 35
Sporting Kansas City Eric Kronberg GKP 8.2% $4.9 74 35
Toronto FC Michael Bradley MID 7.7% $9.8 31 35
Chivas USA Erick Torres FWD 17.5% $8.8 92 34
Sporting Kansas City Dom Dwyer FWD 12.5% $8.3 83 32
Sporting Kansas City Graham Zusi MID 10.6% $10.6 56 28

With no double-game weeks scheduled for the upcoming round, which players do you think have the most intriguing matchup?

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