ELEVEN MODUS stars will compete in the final PDC European Tour event of 2018 when the European Darts Trophy gets underway in Göttingen on Friday.
World number one Michael Van Gerwen will bid to follow up his recent World Grand Prix triumph by winning for the eight time on the European Tour in 2018.
The Dutchman is the top seed for the event, while Austrian Darts Open winner Jonny Clayton (pictured) is the number nine seed.
Also seeded are Joe Cullen (10), who is looking to claim his first Euro Tour title after a strong campaign, and Simon Whitlock (12), who has reached two finals this year.
UK Qualifiers include Steve West, John Henderson, Luke Humphries, Keegan Brown and Richard North.
Vincent van der Voort, a former winner on the European Tour, and recent Players Championship winner Danny Noppert came through West and South Europe Qualifiers.
The draw will be made on Thursday afternoon, with the qualifiers playing on Friday before the seeds on Saturday.