Fantasy Football Tips GW1 from the Fantasy Football Community ahead of the deadline.
It’s packed with tweets, articles, videos and podcasts with the Fantasy Football Tips for Gameweek 1.
First up, stats guru Bakar pulls together all of his pre-season work in this thread which is packed full of fantasy football tips for constructing your FPL Gameweek 1 squad.
Content overview – A thread
Greetings everyone. Provided below is all my work during pre-season which you might find useful in building your GW 1 squad:
— AbuBakar Siddiq (@BigManBakar) August 7, 2021
Next up, there’s a search for budget attackers to fill the spare slots in our formations from FPL Compare. Having starters on the bench at the cheapest price points could prove crucial!
A player-by-player analysis of ALL £4.5 midfielders & forwards 👀📚
Let’s find out which MID/FWD fodders are best for your benches 🔥
— FPL Olympian (@FPLOlympian) August 6, 2021
The FPL Wire have stepped it up a fear for their final recording of pre-season with a star studded selection of guests, including the two legends of the game Mark Sutherns and Mark McGettigan. Check out the minds of fantasy legends.
🎙️The FPL Wire Roundtable🎙️
We just sit & chat FPL.
There's 38 Top 10k finishes & 14 top 500 finishes on this Roundtable. https://t.co/YQYm8HD3PZ
— The Fpl Wire (@TheFPLWire) August 5, 2021
FPL Corf’s gameweek thread is back, with a really useful snapshot of the key data from last season. With only fixtures to direct us at this stage, it’s useful to have a quick look back.
📝 A GW1 THREAD
🔎 PRE SEASON
📸 20/21 Snapshot
💸 Summer Moves
🎯 Fixtures to Target
📡 On the Radar
🏃 Fixture Runs
🚌 Bus Team
⚖️ Balance Tool
— FPL CORF 🏴 (@CORF_FPL) August 8, 2021
FPL Architect covers all the key talking points, including differentials in his latest piece. A couple of low owned players who perform from the off could really launch your fantasy season.
GW 1 Thread:
– Fixture to target
– Player recommendation
– Player to avoid
– New signings
– Last season’s bargains
– Worth consideration
– Clean sheet probabilities
– Value picks
– Differentials #FPL #FPLCommunity pic.twitter.com/f5eSRcQ1Ai
— FPL Architect (@FPL_Architect) August 9, 2021
FPL Swe returns with some really crucial information for our Gameweek 1 planning: penalty and set-piece takers from every single team. Goals and assists are everything in FPL scoring.
GAMEWEEK 1 (THREAD)
▪️ Rundown of every team
▪️ Predicted lineups for GW1
▪️ Set piece takers
▪️ Top 3 FPL options
If you found this useful, feel free to like and share❤️ pic.twitter.com/H2Fa5wm2pT
— FPL Swede (@FPL_Swe) August 9, 2021
The bookies odds can be very insightful when it comes to nailing down those selections and captaincy. FPL Salah provides the latest anytime goalscorer odds percentages and the clean sheet odds. Chelsea and Liverpool look particularly well placed.
GW1 anytime scorer % ⚽️
— Abdul Rehman (@FPL_Salah) August 11, 2021
GW1 clean sheet % 🧤🥅
— Abdul Rehman (@FPL_Salah) August 10, 2021
There’s captaincy talk from FPL General in the latest episode of The Athletic FPL Podcast, with a suggestion to look ahead with a captaincy matrix too for longer term planning.
New episode now available 👍
🔹️ My golden rules/strategy for the season
🔹️ Twitter questions answered
🔹️ Captaincy matrix
— FPL General (@FPLGeneral) August 10, 2021
As always, Ben Dinnery brings us the all-important injury news ahead of the deadline and some of the biggest news comes from Manchester City, where big names Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden won’t be available for the start of the season. They may not be the only absentees either.
Pep will assess his returning internationals on an individual basis: Ederson, Jesus, Walker, Stones & Sterling are all doubts for Sunday. “A few players get their condition so quick. Others need a little bit more time. We will see the weight, body fat and how they arrive." #MCFC
— Ben Dinnery (@BenDinnery) August 10, 2021
Finally, when it comes to line-ups, it’s FPL Tipz who has enlisted the help of club fans to guide us with the FPL Gameweek 1 tips. It’s invaluable knowledge, with plenty of disruption expected from the normal first choice starters!
Gameweek 1 Predicted lineups!
Early version of #Tipzlineups
Each of the 20 fans has a predicted lineup AND thoughts/notes on how it could change early on.
— FPLTIPZ (Harry) (@FPLTIPZ) August 9, 2021