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FPL experts' ultimate Gameweek 1 team

6 Aug 2021

Trent Alexander-Arnold features in a combined XI of players picked by the Fantasy panel

Stuck for a Fantasy Premier League team for Gameweek 1? Help is at hand.

After the Scout's panel of experts revealed to us who they plan to pick in their 2021/22 FPL starting teams, we have gone through their selections and collated an ultimate XI.

This combined XI, which you can see in the video above, costs £83.5m in a 3-4-3 formation, leaving you £16.5m to spend on a back-up goalkeeper, two defenders and a midfielder as substitutes. 

It's not too late Use GW1 matches as a guide to start your FPL season in GW2 Create Squad

If you want more advice, see each of the experts' teams for alternative picks.

Also in this series

Part 1: Sam Bonfield: You have to invest in Toney
Part 2: Ben Crabtree: Havertz can enjoy breakout season
Part 3: Utkarsh Dalmia: Fixtures key to Antonio appeal
Part 4: Chuck Booth: Saint-Maximin backed over Toney
Part 5: Neal Thurman: Double up on Liverpool defence
Part 6: Holly Shand: Calvert-Lewin can start strongly again
Part 7: Ben McNair: Back Dias for clean sheets
Part 8: Pranil Sheth: Double up on Aston Villa
Part 9: Tom Cantle: Smith Rowe and Harrison are bargains

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