Wondering how to play FPL and want to know the rules? You’ve come to the right place.

The official FPL (Fantasy Premier League) game rules are actually really simple and straightforward, especially when you compare it with other fantasy football games.

However, you still need to know them thoroughly if you want to have that edge over your mini-league rivals. Whether you are playing for fun, money or bragging rights it’s always good to know the FPL rules so you can enjoy the game to the maximum.

This guide will tell you everything you need to know about the rules of FPL, from picking your initial squad to the ins and outs of blank and double Gameweeks.

Don’t forget you can find the very best Fantasy Premier League tips and content in our FPL Ultimate Guide 2021/22!

How do I Pick my Fantasy Premier League Team 2021/22?

Before we get into chips, scoring points and best players, we need to first understand how to pick a Fantasy Premier League team.

How do you Pick a Fantasy Premier League 2021/22 Team?

How do Players Score Points in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

Understanding how players score points in FPL is essential for picking the best players.

How do Players Score Points in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

How do I Change Formation in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

Changing your formation allows you to be versatile with your FPL squad. Here’s everything you need to know.

How to Change Formation in FPL

How do I Make Transfers in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

Eventually you’re going to need to make transfers in FPL. This guide shows you how.

Making Transfers on Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

How do you Change Your FPL Team Name 2021/22?

Changing your FPL team name is really easy. Read our simple step-by-step guide on how it’s done, with screenshots included.

How to Change Your FPL Team Name

What are Points Hits in FPL 2021/22?

We explain what points hits are in FPL, how to find out who has taken points hits, when points hits are deducted and more.

What are Points Hits in FPL?

What is Fantasy Draft in FPL 2021/22?

Learn all about Fantasy Draft in FPL using our exhaustive guide on how it works.

What is Fantasy Draft in FPL 2021/22?

How Does the Captaincy Work in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

One of the most important decisions you’ll have to make is your captain. Here we explain how captaincy works in FPL 2021/22.

How Does Captaincy Work in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

What are Player Price Changes in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

Knowing about player price changes in FPL can be the difference between buying or missing out on your target player. Read about how they work here.

How do Player Price Changes in FPL Work?

When Players Become Unavailable in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

Some players might become unavailable during the course of the Fantasy Premier League season. We explain what it means for your team.

What if a Player Becomes Unavailable on Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

What are Bonus Points in FPL 2021/22?

FPL bonus points can be the difference between a good Gameweek and a great Gameweek. Our comprehensive guide tells you how they work, where to find them and how players earn them.

What are Bonus Points in FPL?

 

 

Chips in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

A general guide to the chips available in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22. Coming soon…

What is the Wildcard in FPL 2021/22?

We explain what the Wildcard is in FPL and how to get the best out of it.

What is the Fantasy Premier League Wildcard and when to use it?

What is the Free Hit Chip in FPL 2021/22?

Need to know how the Free Hit in FPL works? We break it down for you here.

What is the Free Hit Chip in FPL and how can we use it?

What is the Triple Captain Chip in FPL 2021/22?

We show you how to use your Triple Captain chip in FPL.

What is the FPL Triple Captain and When to use it?

What is the Bench Boost Chip in FPL 2021/22?

The definitive guide to using your Bench Boost Chip in FPL.

What is the FPL Bench Boost and When to use it?

What is a Double Gameweek in FPL 2021/22?

Our exhaustive guide to Double Gameweeks in FPL will fully prepare you for the next one.

What is a Double Gameweek in FPL?

What is a Blank Gameweek in FPL 2021/22?

An unexpected Blank Gameweek in FPL can throw off even the most rigorous of plans. Never get caught out by reading our guide to Blank Gameweeks here.

What is a Blank Gameweek in FPL?

Mini-Leagues in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

Mini-leagues in Fantasy Premier League are great fun. Learn the different types of mini-league, how to set them up and how to join them.

Mini-Leagues in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

What is the FPL Cup in Fantasy Premier League 2021/22?

The FPL Cup in Fantasy Premier League gives you something to play for even if you haven’t gotten off to the best of starts. Read all about it here.

What is the Fantasy Premier League Cup 2021/22?

How to Win at Fantasy Premier League 2021/22

So now you know ‘How to Play FPL’, do you want to learn how to become a winning FPL manager and dominate your mini-leagues? Join the Hub and find everything you need right here:

How To Win at Fantasy Premier League (FPL) – The Complete Guide

Don’t forget you can find all our other detailed FPL Best Player picks here and masses of other content in our FPL Ultimate Guide 2021/22!

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