Fantasy Premier League Player Rankings: Gameweek 1

Fantasy Premier League Player Rankings: Gameweek 1

This article is part of our Fantasy Premier League Rankings series.

Welcome to RotoWire's weekly rankings for the official Fantasy Premier League game. The players for our rankings are pulled straight from the expected XIs found on our lineups page.

If you're looking for season-long rankings, those can be found here.

MATCHES (ET)

  • Crystal Palace v. Arsenal
  • Fulham v. Liverpool
  • Bournemouth v. Aston Villa
  • Leeds v. Wolverhampton
  • Newcastle v. Nott'm Forest
  • Tottenham v. Southampton
  • Everton v. Chelsea
  • Leicester v. Brentford
  • Man United v. Brighton
  • West Ham v. Man City

For detailed stats and odds, check out the

Fantasy Premier League: Gameweek 1 Cheat Sheet

PLAYER RANKINGS

Overall RankFW RankMID RankDEF RankGK RankPlayerTeamMatchupPosPriceTSB%Pts
1 1  Mohamed SalahLIVLIV at FULM13.058.810.36
2 2  Luis DiazLIVLIV at FULM8.024.49.12
3  1 Trent Alexander-ArnoldLIVLIV at FULD7.557.08.70
4 3  Kevin De BruyneMCIMCI at WHUM12.015.78.46
5 4  Son Heung-MinTOTTOT v. SOUM12.025.78.39
6 5  Riyad MahrezMCIMCI at WHUM8.05.88.21
7  2 Andrew RobertsonLIVLIV at FULD7.010.98.03
8 6  Raheem SterlingCHECHE at EVEM10.06.97.73
9 7  Philippe CoutinhoAVLAVL at BOUM7.018.37.73
101   Harry KaneTOTTOT v. SOUF11.525.67.65
112   Gabriel JesusARSARS at CRYF8.070.77.55
12  3 Reece JamesCHECHE at EVED6.039.77.49
133   Roberto FirminoLIVLIV at FULF8.01.37.45
144   Erling HaalandMCIMCI at WHUF11.549.57.43
15 8  Phil FodenMCIMCI at WHUM8.06.27.42
16  4 Marcos AlonsoCHECHE at EVED5.54.37.40
17 9  Dejan KulusevskiTOTTOT v. SOUM8.07.27.24
18 10  Leon BaileyAVLAVL at BOUM5.09.17.20
19 11  Bruno FernandesMUNMUN v. BHAM10.03.57.19
20  5 Joao CanceloMCIMCI at WHUD7.045.07.11
21 12  Mason MountCHECHE at EVEM8.09.97.10
22 13  Bukayo SakaARSARS at CRYM8.020.77.05
23  6 Kieran TrippierNEWNEW v. NOTD5.016.97.03
24 15  James MaddisonLEILEI v. BREM8.05.66.99
25  7 Lucas DigneAVLAVL at BOUD5.03.96.77
265   Ollie WatkinsAVLAVL at BOUF7.53.86.75
27  8 Matt DohertyTOTTOT v. SOUD5.01.16.75
28 14  Gabriel MartinelliARSARS at CRYM6.016.76.74
29 16  Marcus RashfordMUNMUN v. BHAM6.511.76.61
306   Cristiano RonaldoMUNMUN v. BHAF10.54.26.59
317   Jamie VardyLEILEI v. BREF9.54.96.57
32 17  Pedro NetoWOLWOL at LEEM5.519.16.49
33  9 Joel MatipLIVLIV at FULD6.02.76.46
34 18  Allan Saint-MaximinNEWNEW v. NOTM6.57.56.41
35  10 Ryan SessegnonTOTTOT v. SOUD4.50.56.40
36 19  Jadon SanchoMUNMUN v. BHAM7.511.76.37
37 20  Ilkay GundoganMCIMCI at WHUM7.50.96.35
38 21  Jesse LingardNOTNOT at NEWM6.05.76.28
39 22  Yoane WissaBREBRE at LEIM5.50.36.27
40 23  Martin OdegaardARSARS at CRYM6.512.66.23
41 24  Wilfried ZahaCRYCRY v. ARSM7.07.46.18
42 25  Daniel PodenceWOLWOL at LEEM5.50.56.17
438   Callum WilsonNEWNEW v. NOTF7.53.06.17
44  11 Matty CashAVLAVL at BOUD5.020.66.16
45  12 Virgil van DijkLIVLIV at FULD6.513.16.14
469   Patrick BamfordLEELEE v. WOLF7.51.16.07
47 26  RodrigoLEELEE v. WOLM6.00.66.04
4810   Kai HavertzCHECHE at EVEF8.04.46.03
49  13 Rayan Ait-NouriWOLWOL at LEED4.11.36.02
50  14 Oleksandr ZinchenkoARSARS at CRYD5.012.85.99
5111   Ivan ToneyBREBRE at LEIF7.05.35.94
5212   Adam ArmstrongSOUSOU at TOTF5.50.85.93
53  15 JonnyWOLWOL at LEED4.51.25.92
54  16 Kyle WalkerMCIMCI at WHUD5.07.15.88
55  17 Luke ShawMUNMUN v. BHAD5.01.05.88
56 27  Jack HarrisonLEELEE v. WOLM6.01.05.82
57 28  Bruno GuimaraesNEWNEW v. NOTM6.014.05.81
58 29  Ryan FraserNEWNEW v. NOTM5.50.25.78
59 30  Kiernan Dewsbury-HallLEILEI v. BREM5.00.95.75
60   1Hugo LlorisTOTTOT v. SOUG5.54.95.71
61  18 Trevoh ChalobahCHECHE at EVED5.00.85.70
62  19 Nathan AkeMCIMCI at WHUD5.00.65.69
63  20 Diego CarlosAVLAVL at BOUD5.01.25.65
6413   Taiwo AwoniyiNOTNOT at NEWF6.01.35.61
65  21 Neco WilliamsNOTNOT at NEWD4.027.15.58
66  22 Harry ToffoloNOTNOT at NEWD4.50.15.53
67  23 Tyrone MingsAVLAVL at BOUD4.57.35.53
68   2AlissonLIVLIV at FULG5.519.35.51
69  24 Ruben DiasMCIMCI at WHUD6.011.45.44
70  25 Kalidou KoulibalyCHECHE at EVED5.57.15.42
71  26 Matt TargettNEWNEW v. NOTD5.01.45.35
7214   Che AdamsSOUSOU at TOTF6.50.85.27
73 31  Leandro TrossardBHABHA at MUNM6.52.35.27
74 32  Thiago AlcantaraLIVLIV at FULM5.51.95.25
7515   Danny WelbeckBHABHA at MUNF6.50.45.25
76 33  Jordan HendersonLIVLIV at FULM5.51.05.24
7716   Dominic SolankeBOUBOU v. AVLF6.01.55.19
7817   Brennan JohnsonNOTNOT at NEWF6.02.55.18
79 34  Brenden AaronsonLEELEE v. WOLM5.50.75.17
80  27 Sven BotmanNEWNEW v. NOTD4.52.95.16
81 35  John McGinnAVLAVL at BOUM5.51.95.10
8218   Bryan MbeumoBREBRE at LEIF6.02.85.09
83  28 Lisandro MartinezMUNMUN v. BHAD4.52.25.08
84  29 Diogo DalotMUNMUN v. BHAD4.54.85.08
85 36  Jaidon AnthonyBOUBOU v. AVLM5.50.15.08
8619   Aleksandar MitrovicFULFUL v. LIVF6.57.35.08
87 37  Douglas LuizAVLAVL at BOUM5.00.85.06
88  30 GabrielARSARS at CRYD5.08.65.06
89 38  Philip BillingBOUBOU v. AVLM5.50.25.04
90 39  Ryan ChristieBOUBOU v. AVLM5.50.15.01
91  31 Cristian RomeroTOTTOT v. SOUD5.02.65.00
92 40  Jordan AyewCRYCRY v. ARSM5.50.35.00
93 41  Anthony GordonEVEEVE v. CHEM5.51.95.00
94  32 Timothy CastagneLEILEI v. BRED4.51.25.00
95  33 Thiago SilvaCHECHE at EVED5.56.64.97
96  34 Nathan PattersonEVEEVE v. CHED4.02.44.97
97  35 Aaron HickeyBREBRE at LEID5.00.34.97
98  36 Nathan CollinsWOLWOL at LEED4.50.34.93
99  37 Davinson SanchezTOTTOT v. SOUD4.50.84.93
100  38 James JustinLEILEI v. BRED4.52.54.92
101  39 Tariq LampteyBHABHA at MUND4.53.04.91
102 42  Jarrod BowenWHUWHU v. MCIM8.58.14.91
103 43  RodriMCIMCI at WHUM6.02.54.90
10420   Odsonne EdouardCRYCRY v. ARSF5.53.44.90
105 44  Alexis Mac AllisterBHABHA at MUNM5.50.24.88
106  40 Harry MaguireMUNMUN v. BHAD5.00.94.87
107 45  Dele AlliEVEEVE v. CHEM5.50.54.86
108 46  JorginhoCHECHE at EVEM6.01.34.85
109 58  Youri TielemansLEILEI v. BREM6.52.24.83
110 47  James Ward-ProwseSOUSOU at TOTM6.59.84.82
111   3Emiliano MartinezAVLAVL at BOUG5.05.24.82
112  41 Ben WhiteARSARS at CRYD4.57.44.78
113  42 Vitaliy MykolenkoEVEEVE v. CHED4.50.44.77
114 48  JoelintonNEWNEW v. NOTM6.00.64.77
115  43 Eric DierTOTTOT v. SOUD5.03.54.77
116 49  Ruben NevesWOLWOL at LEEM5.51.54.77
117 50  Scott McTominayMUNMUN v. BHAM5.00.34.76
118 51  FabinhoLIVLIV at FULM5.50.94.73
11921   Michail AntonioWHUWHU v. MCIF7.54.54.72
120 52  Andreas PereiraFULFUL v. LIVM4.524.84.72
121  44 Dan BurnNEWNEW v. NOTD4.51.34.69
122  45 Pascal StruijkLEELEE v. WOLD4.50.14.67
123 53  N'Golo KanteCHECHE at EVEM5.03.14.65
124 54  Mohamed ElyounoussiSOUSOU at TOTM5.50.14.65
125  46 Rico HenryBREBRE at LEID4.50.74.63
126  47 Jonny EvansLEILEI v. BRED4.50.34.61
127  48 Diego LlorenteLEELEE v. WOLD4.50.34.57
128  49 Conor CoadyWOLWOL at LEED5.05.04.55
129 55  Pascal GrossBHABHA at MUNM5.50.24.53
130 56  Pablo FornalsWHUWHU v. MCIM5.91.34.52
131  50 Ben MeeBREBRE at LEID4.50.34.50
132  51 Max KilmanWOLWOL at LEED4.50.84.49
133 57  Rodrigo BentancurTOTTOT v. SOUM5.50.44.49
134   4Nick PopeNEWNEW v. NOTG5.04.74.48
135 59  Nathan RedmondSOUSOU at TOTM5.50.14.46
136 60  FredMUNMUN v. BHAM5.51.04.46
137 61  Manuel LanziniWHUWHU v. MCIM5.50.34.44
138  52 Rasmus KristensenLEELEE v. WOLD5.00.44.44
139   5EdersonMCIMCI at WHUG5.516.24.43
140  53 William SalibaARSARS at CRYD4.51.64.41
141 62  Neeskens KebanoFULFUL v. LIVM5.50.14.41
142 63  Boubacar KamaraAVLAVL at BOUM5.00.24.38
143   6David de GeaMUNMUN v. BHAG5.07.44.38
144 64  Eberechi EzeCRYCRY v. ARSM5.50.94.35
145 65  Joao MoutinhoWOLWOL at LEEM5.02.14.34
146  54 Yerry MinaEVEEVE v. CHED4.50.24.33
147 66  Pierre-Emile HojbjergTOTTOT v. SOUM5.50.94.32
148  55 James TarkowskiEVEEVE v. CHED4.50.94.32
149  56 Daniel AmarteyLEILEI v. BRED4.50.34.32
150 67  Bobby Decordova-ReidFULFUL v. LIVM5.50.14.31
151 69  Dwight McNeilEVEEVE v. CHEM5.50.44.30
152 81  Nampalys MendyLEILEI v. BREM4.50.64.29
153  57 Kyle Walker-PetersSOUSOU at TOTD4.51.34.29
154 70  Jeffrey SchluppCRYCRY v. ARSM5.00.24.28
155 71  Leander DendonckerWOLWOL at LEEM5.00.24.28
156 72  Solomon MarchBHABHA at MUNM5.00.14.26
157  58 Jordan ZemuraBOUBOU v. AVLD4.50.14.26
158  59 Pontus JanssonBREBRE at LEID4.52.74.25
159 73  Alex IwobiEVEEVE v. CHEM5.50.14.24
160  60 Robin KochLEELEE v. WOLD4.50.14.23
161 74  Mathias JensenBREBRE at LEIM5.00.14.22
162 75  Mohamed ElnenyARSARS at CRYM4.51.34.22
163  61 Wesley FofanaLEILEI v. BRED4.51.24.22
164 76  Moises CaicedoBHABHA at MUNM5.00.14.21
165 77  Abdoulaye DoucoureEVEEVE v. CHEM5.50.24.20
166   7Illan MeslierLEELEE v. WOLG4.53.24.19
167  62 Ben GodfreyEVEEVE v. CHED4.50.24.16
168 78  Sean LongstaffNEWNEW v. NOTM4.51.24.15
169  63 Lewis DunkBHABHA at MUND4.52.04.13
170  64 Aaron CresswellWHUWHU v. MCID5.03.74.13
171  65 Adam SmithBOUBOU v. AVLD4.50.24.09
172 79  Vitaly JaneltBREBRE at LEIM5.50.14.07
173  66 Kenny TeteFULFUL v. LIVD4.50.14.07
174  67 Tyrick MitchellCRYCRY v. ARSD4.51.14.06
175 80  Granit XhakaARSARS at CRYM5.00.54.05
176  68 Mohammed SalisuSOUSOU at TOTD4.50.24.04
177  69 Joel VeltmanBHABHA at MUND4.50.44.03
178  70 Antonee RobinsonFULFUL v. LIVD4.50.14.03
179  71 Scott McKennaNOTNOT at NEWD4.50.24.02
180  72 Vladimir CoufalWHUWHU v. MCID4.51.44.00
181 82  Lewis O'BrienNOTNOT at NEWM5.00.13.97
182  73 Adam WebsterBHABHA at MUND4.50.13.96
183 83  Christian NorgaardBREBRE at LEIM5.50.33.96
184  74 Steve CookNOTNOT at NEWD4.50.23.95
185  75 Jan BednarekSOUSOU at TOTD4.50.63.94
186  76 Joe WorrallNOTNOT at NEWD4.50.23.94
187 84  Oriol RomeuSOUSOU at TOTM5.00.13.92
188  77 Joachim AndersenCRYCRY v. ARSD4.52.83.92
189 85  Cheick DoucoureCRYCRY v. ARSM5.00.13.89
190  78 Joel WardCRYCRY v. ARSD4.50.23.87
191  79 Marc GuehiCRYCRY v. ARSD4.52.53.82
192  80 Craig DawsonWHUWHU v. MCID5.00.53.80
193  81 Lloyd KellyBOUBOU v. AVLD4.50.13.78
194 86  Jack ColbackNOTNOT at NEWM4.52.83.78
195 87  Tomas SoucekWHUWHU v. MCIM5.52.03.73
196  82 LyancoSOUSOU at TOTD4.40.03.71
197  83 Chris MephamBOUBOU v. AVLD4.50.13.63
198 88  Marc RocaLEELEE v. WOLM5.00.13.61
199  84 Tosin AdarabioyoFULFUL v. LIVD4.50.13.61
200 89  Jefferson LermaBOUBOU v. AVLM5.00.13.61
201  85 Tim ReamFULFUL v. LIVD4.50.13.57
202  86 Kurt ZoumaWHUWHU v. MCID4.51.43.56
203 90  Tyler AdamsLEELEE v. WOLM5.00.23.56
204   8Jordan PickfordEVEEVE v. CHEG4.55.83.54
205 91  Declan RiceWHUWHU v. MCIM5.06.53.49
206 92  Lewis CookBOUBOU v. AVLM5.00.13.49
207 93  Harrison ReedFULFUL v. LIVM4.50.33.38
208 94  Joao PalhinhaFULFUL v. LIVM5.00.23.28
209   9Edouard MendyCHECHE at EVEG5.022.23.23
210   10Jose SaWOLWOL at LEEG5.04.92.93
211   11Aaron RamsdaleARSARS at CRYG5.012.02.71
212   12Danny WardLEILEI v. BREG4.04.32.24
213   13Marek RodakFULFUL v. LIVG4.50.22.14
214   14Dean HendersonNOTNOT at NEWG4.56.42.11
215   15David RayaBREBRE at LEIG4.59.91.98
216   16Vicente GuaitaCRYCRY v. ARSG4.51.81.91
217   17Mark TraversBOUBOU v. AVLG4.50.41.70
218   18Lukasz FabianskiWHUWHU v. MCIG5.01.31.51
219   19Alex McCarthySOUSOU at TOTG4.50.41.42
220   20Robert SanchezBHABHA at MUNG4.513.51.01

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Adam, a 2019, 2018 and 2017 Finalist for FSWA Soccer Writer of the Year, is RotoWire's soccer editor. He also runs RotoWire's Bracketology, as well as writes on other various college basketball content. He has previously worked at ESPN and Sporting Kansas City, and he is a former Streak for the Cash winner and Michigan State graduate.
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