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The complete guide to FPL Gameweek 1: Tips, best players, team reveals


This is it: after two months of team drafts, RMTs, derailed bandwagons, pre-season red herrings, transfer sagas, injury scares and endless Twitter threads, the 2022/23 Fantasy Premier League (FPL) season gets underway.

If you’re after some last-minute assistance, you’re in the right place.

FPL points predictions for Gameweek 3 and beyond 3

Captaincy content, transfer dilemmas, team reveals – you name it, you’ll find it on this page.

And if that’s not enough, don’t forget to check out our comprehensive pre-season page for more information on the action and news that has taken place over the summer, plus dozens upon dozens of other articles such as Scout Notes on the pre-season friendlies, Scout Reports on the new signings and plenty more besides.

WHO ARE THE BEST FPL PLAYERS TO OWN FOR GAMEWEEK 1?



WHO ARE THE BEST FPL PLAYERS FOR THE FIRST 6-8 GAMEWEEKS?

TEAM GUIDES: BEST PLAYERS, PREDICTED LINE-UPS AND MORE

GAMEWEEK 1 TEAM AND INJURY NEWS



For more information, check out our Predicted Line-ups page and Injuries and Bans feed.

WHO IS THE BEST CAPTAIN FOR GAMEWEEK 1?



FIXTURE ANALYSIS: BEST RUNS, TEAMS TO AVOID

GAMEWEEK 1 TEAM REVEALS







FPL GAMEWEEK 1 ADVICE



FPL GAMEWEEK 1 GUIDES AND TIPS: FROM BEGINNER TO ADVANCED

USEFUL TOOLS AND LINKS

1,690 Comments Post a Comment
  1. CoracAld2831
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    12 days, 1 hour ago

    Ended up with:

    Ramsdale
    TAA-Robertson-Cancelo-Walker
    Salah(c)-Martinelli-Mount-Bailey
    Kane(v)-Jesus

    Ward-N.Williams-A.Pereira-Archer

    Thoughts?

    1. OneMan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      12 days, 58 mins ago

      Nothing wrong with that.

  2. g40steve
    • 4 Years
    12 days, 1 hour ago

    Ward most owned keeper he was nowhere this afternoon 🙂

  3. Hairy Potter
    • 7 Years
    12 days, 1 hour ago

    Just realised all of my starting 11 are away in GW1

    1. Not again Shirley
      • 5 Years
      12 days, 1 hour ago

      No Spurs could but you.

      1. Not again Shirley
        • 5 Years
        12 days, 1 hour ago

        Bite

        1. Hairy Potter
          • 7 Years
          12 days, 58 mins ago

          Yeah, I bottled out on Perisic

  4. Herman Toothrot
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    12 days, 1 hour ago

    3412 according to sofascore

    Jesus and Martinelli up top, Zinch and Saka wingbacks, odegaard in the number 10

    1. Herman Toothrot
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      12 days, 1 hour ago

      Makes sense really, Nketiah will replace Martinelli at some point

    2. Salarrivederci
      • 6 Years
      12 days, 59 mins ago

      Wait and see when they begin.

      I think it's more of a 4-3-3 or 4-2-3-1

  5. gooberman
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    12 days, 1 hour ago

    wow. The game has updated already. Normally takes an hour.

    1. g40steve
      • 4 Years
      12 days, 1 hour ago

      Only took 20 mins been sorting my WK 2 bus team

    2. Gubby-Allen
        12 days, 1 hour ago

        The changes are to this GW atm.

    3. g40steve
      • 4 Years
      12 days, 1 hour ago

      New servers that was quick!

      1. OneMan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        12 days, 54 mins ago

        Excellent, but still can’t view mini league teams.

    4. Gubby-Allen
        12 days, 1 hour ago

        Just the one sub wrong in my predicting of the Arsenal 11 and bench. ESR not fit enough

      • keefyefc
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        12 days, 1 hour ago

        How many Arsenal have everybody got playing tonight ?
        I've got Gab/Mart/Jesus

        1. OneMan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          12 days, 55 mins ago

          Just Jesus.

        2. Hutchiniho
          • 4 Years
          12 days, 49 mins ago

          Only saliba

      • Hutchiniho
        • 4 Years
        12 days, 59 mins ago

        more points?

        cancelo, dewsbury-hall, Jesus

        robertson, Gibbs-white, Haaland?

      • Hutchiniho
        • 4 Years
        12 days, 58 mins ago

        Cancelo and Toffolo
        or
        Robertson and Saliba

      • OneMan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        12 days, 55 mins ago

        I have Salah & Son, but captained Wilson gw1…!

        1. DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          12 days, 39 mins ago

          Good. You play for fun.

      • Hutchiniho
        • 4 Years
        12 days, 49 mins ago

        Saliba and KDB
        or
        Cancelo and Guimares?

      • OneMan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        12 days, 48 mins ago

        When will we be able to view other peoples teams ?

        1. DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          12 days, 41 mins ago

          you can already

          1. OneMan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            12 days, 30 mins ago

            How ? I can’t seem to.

            1. DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              12 days, 19 mins ago

              Go into history. Click on their GW1 and it will come up

              1. OneMan
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                12 days, 17 mins ago

                Thanks, got it.

            2. DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              12 days, 19 mins ago

              Click on their name and it takes you to history

      • JPSpurs
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        12 days, 47 mins ago

        1:1 tonight - Xhaka and Mateta goals

      • Berkshire Hafaway-Line
        • 1 Year
        12 days, 45 mins ago

        High hopes for Winchenko. Hopefully don't have to Binchenko

      • DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        12 days, 40 mins ago

        Week 2 11 home games

      • gooberman
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        12 days, 34 mins ago

        anybody know what any of the content creators team ID's are?

        1. Wrong Captain Again
          • 5 Years
          12 days, 17 mins ago

          Which content creators?

      • Lallana
        • 8 Years
        12 days, 17 mins ago

        With Ward & Perisic somewhat doubtful, I brought in Ramsdale (for Sanchez) & Trippier last second. Hope it works out.

      • JEZOOS
        • 5 Years
        12 days, 10 mins ago

        Lms league code anyone?

      • JEZOOS
        • 5 Years
        12 days, 9 mins ago

        Ffscout league code anyone?

      • DARWIN'S DINOSAURS
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        12 days, 7 mins ago

        I have managed to lead overall 16 times in FPL over the years but never won overall. I must keep trying!

      • armstrbr
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        11 days, 21 hours ago

        Looking at the tables right after the 1st game of the season and some teams have 4 Arsenal players. What’s up with this?