FPL Captains Tips

How do you pick a Captain in Fantasy Premier League?

To pick FPL Captain, one needs to consider several factors such as

* Players with Consistent performances

* Players with Most Points in FPL

* FPL Dream Team - Most Featured Players

* Players with Most Bonus Points etc

and also the FPL players need to keep in mind about the budget, so all these factors need to be analysed before selecting FPL Captain. For gameweek 1, you can check out FPL Stats last season for more reference

Fantasy Premier League Captain Tips: Players to pick as Captains

PlayerTeam Cost (Last Season) Selection % (Last season)PointsTimes in Dream Team
Salah (MID)Liverpool£13.233.90%2596
Sterling (MID)Manchester City£11.724.80%2346
Mané (MID)Liverpool£10.338.60%2318
Aubameyang (FWD)Arsenal£10.818.80%2055
Agüero (FWD)Manchester City£1242.70%2014
Pogba (MID)Manchester United£8.633.70%1795
Vardy (FWD)Leicester City£910.30%1744
Kane (FWD)Tottenham£12.612.40%1604
Son (MID)Tottenham£8.610.60%1595

Budget FPL Captain: Budget Players to pick as captains

PlayerTeam Cost (Last Season) Selection % (Last season)PointsTimes in Dream Team
Robertson (DEF)Liverpool£6.733.00%2135
van Dijk (DEF)Liverpool£6.732.30%2084
Alexander-Arnold (DEF)Liverpool£5.826.90%1858
Fraser (MID)Bournemouth£6.423.70%1816
Wilson (FWD)Bournemouth£6.920.30%1687
Milivojevic (MID)Crystal Palace£6.510.60%1664
David Luiz (DEF)Chelsea£5.811.70%1644
Alonso (DEF)Chelsea£6.222.10%1614
Digne (DEF)Everton£5.410.20%1584
Felipe Anderson (MID)West Ham United£6.88.20%1554

The FPL Captains to have in your Fantasy teams based on last season. So these FPL Captains are divided into two groups

I) Top Captains to choose

II) Budget Captains to choose

Choosing FPL Captain is very important for any FPL manager, Captains usually receive double points and they play a crucial role in overall FPL points allocation, so selecting captain should be top priority for any FPL manager. FPL managers need consider several factors before selecting a captain, players with consistent performances, Number of FPL points last season, appearances in dream teams, selection percentage i.e how many FPL teams have selected a particular player etc.

For Gameweek 1 its going to be these stats which will help you choose a better FPL Captain and also to choose a vice captain who'll be helpful if the captain is unavailable.

West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool - Premier League

Salah, Sterling, Mane, Aubameyang, Aguero are the leading contenders for the Top FPL Captains to choose for Fantasy Teams. Salah Played 38 games for Liverpool in Premier League last season with 22 goals and 11 assists, with 259 FPL Points and 6 appearances in FPL Dream Team last season, Salah is the best player to have in FPL Team and also one of the strong contender for FPL Captains to have in your Fantasy team.

Raheem Sterling and Sadio Mane both were terrific for their respective teams last season. Sterling scored 234 FPL points whereas Mane scored 231 points, you are looking at two of the most influential Premier league wingers to have in any Fantasy Teams. Both of them have managed to appear in FPL Dream Team several times and are the consistent players for FPL Managers to choose.

Liverpool FC v Watford FC - Premier League

Robertson, Van Dijk, Alexander-Arnold, Ryan Fraser are the Budget players and also among the top FPL Captains to have in your Fantasy team. Robertson, with 213 FPL points last season and 5 appearances in FPL Dream Team is the best Budget player to choose as captain in any Fantasy team.

Van Dijk, Alexander-Arnold and Ryan Fraser are the other alternatives to choose for a Budget Captain from the FPL Captains to have in your Fantasy Team list.