The English Premier League resumes the new season on Friday, August 5th by 8 pm UK time with a clash between Arsenal and Crystal Palace. However, 90 minutes before the first ball is kicked, the first deadline of the most popular fantasy game in the world – Fantasy Premier League, would have passed. Played by over 9 million managers worldwide last season, the game is predicted to surpass the 10 million mark by the end of the 2022/23 season.
Ahead of the new season, Ballgist FPL scout identifies the seven teams with the easiest fixtures based on Fixture Difficulty Ratings (FDR). Here are the top six teams to consider ahead of GW1 deadline.
CRY(A), LEI(H), BOU(A), FUL(H), AVL(H), MUN(A)
FUL(A), CRY(H), MUN(A), BOU(H), NEW(H), EVE(A)
3. Manchester City:
WHU(A), BOU(H), NEW(A), CRY(H), NFO(H), AVL(A)
LEE(A), FUL(H), TOT(A), NEW(H), BOU(A), SOU(H)
MUN(A), NEW(H), WHU(A), LEE(H), FUL(A), LEI(H)
LEI(A), MUN(H, FUL(A), EVE(H), CRY(A), LEE(H)
EVE(A), TOT(H), LEE(A), LEI(H), SOU(A), WHU(H)