For a new Fantasy Premier League manager, it is very difficult to grasp everything about the game. Even for seasoned campaigners, there are things in the game that can puzzle the managers.
In this blog, we will answer some of these FPL manager queries:
Can you cheat on fantasy football?
There is no such glitch in the game. In your mini-leagues, if you have the password of your friend, you can cheat by making extra transfers in their team or look at their team to plan yours but as such, there is no loophole in the game.
A few seasons ago, it was possible to see if the opponent has already made a transfer or not, but now even that hint is hidden.
How do you get unlimited transfers in Fantasy Premier League?
You are free to make as many transfers as possible. The problem is, there will be a -4 for every extra transfer unless your wildcard is active or bench boost is played. And these chips can be activated only twice a season.
You can use 1 wildcard at the beginning of the season, that you can use in any game week before the winter transfer window of January and 2nd you can activate in any game week afterward.
Bench boost on the other hand can be played in any 2 gameweeks but not in consecutive gamweeks.
How do I get better at Fantasy Premier League?
Follow the best practices every top player is using in Fantasy Premier League. Create a balanced side, choose a popular captain and stick to a few in captaincy options. Don’t experiment too much in transfers.
Use some of these tips to get better at Fantasy Premier League.
How do I play my free hit on fantasy football?
To play a free hit on fantasy football do the following steps:
1. Go to Transfers page.
2. Do all your transfers and click on “Make Transfers” button.
3. Click “Play Free Hit” button on the Confirm Transfers Pop-up page, and then click “Confirm Transfers” button.
If you forget clicking “Play Free Hit Button”, no worries, you can go back to transfers page and before gameweek deadline the “Play Free Hit Button” will be visible on screen without making any new transfers.
How many free hits in fpl you get a season?
You will get 2 free hits a season, that you can play anywhere between game week 1 and game week 38, but not in consecutive game weeks. For example, if you play a free hit in game week 5, you can’t use your 2nd free hit in game week 6, but you can use the 2nd free hit in any week between game week 7 and game week 38.
What is the best fantasy football strategy?
There is only one best strategy in fantasy football, try to shoot for an above-average score in every gameweek and grab as many points as possible.
Can I use free hit and bench boost together?
Free hit and bench boost are the special chips. You can not use both together in a single gameweek. Either use a free hit or a bench boost. And use the other chip in some other gameweek. A chip once used won’t be available again for the rest of the season.
How many free hits do you get in Fantasy Premier League?
You get 2 free hits in the fantasy premier league. It can be activated in any gameweek but not in consecutive gameweeks.
Is fantasy football hard to play?
For a new manager, it can be confusing to grasp all the knowledge of fantasy football but if you have already played a season, it shouldn’t be hard to play anymore.
How do you win fantasy football?
You win fantasy football by scoring the highest points throughout the season or by winning the head-to-head cup that starts around game week 16. Besides that, there are rewards for the highest scorer in a game week and every month.
Does free hit deduct points?
There is no deduction of points in a free hit on any number of transfers.
What’s the difference between wildcard and free hit?
Transfers made with wildcard are permanent and the previous team can’t be restored while in free hit the team gets changed for a gameweek and restored to the previous team from the next gameweek.
When should I use my free hit in fantasy football?
For a chance to score big in a gameweek, use free hit when teams are playing twice in a gameweek.
When can I pick my Fantasy Premier League team?
You can start picking your team in Fantasy Premier League from June onwards. Any transfer or changes made to the team before the deadline of game week 1 won’t be counted for any points deduction.
Is Premier League fantasy football free?
Yes, Fantasy Premier League is free to play.
Are there any double Gameweeks?
Yes, there are more than 1 double game weeks in the 2nd half of the season. Some matches get canceled due to Premier League teams playing in continental cups or because of them qualifying to the later stages of domestic cups. Those missed games get rescheduled and counted as a double game week.
Can I use wildcard and triple captain?
You can’t use 2 chips in a single gameweek. Either use wildcard or triple captain in a week and use the other chip later in some other gameweek.
How do I pick my Fantasy Premier League team?
On a budget of £100m, you have to choose a team of 15 players. 2 goalkeepers, 5 defenders, 5 midfielders and 3 forwards.
Use this guide to pick your Fantasy Premier League team.
What does bench boost do in FPL?
Bench boost is a chip that helps you get points from all 15 players in the squad. In a normal game week, you get points from 11 players and if someone in starting lineup is not playing, a player from the bench jumps into the playing 11.
When should I use the FPL bench boost?
The best time to play an FPL bench boost is when there is a double gameweek.
Is fantasy football considered gambling?
Fantasy football is not gambling. Because there is no real money involved.
How does fantasy football make money?
Fantasy football makes money from the sponsorships. More than 8 million people are playing fantasy premier league and because of such huge traffic on the website, there are advertisers willing to sponsor them with ads.
What is a triple captain in FPL?
A triple captain is a chip that allows your captain to score triple of his original points in a fantasy premier league gameweek.
How do I change formation in Fantasy Premier League?
Formation automatically gets changed when you pick a player from the bench and exchange him with someone on the team.
But there are some rules, you can’t play with less than 3 defenders, less than 2 midfielders and less than 1 forward in your team.
Does bench boost include goalkeeper?
Yes, with bench boost you get points of both your goalkeepers.
How do you qualify for FPL Cup?
A week before the start of the FPL cup, you have to qualify for the cup by finishing in the top 4,194,304 managers in that single gameweek.
Do bench players get points Fantasy Premier League?
Bench players get points when a player is substituted from the bench because one of the players in playing 11 didn’t play or they get points when the bench boost chip is active.