The new FPL season is almost upon us, which means teams are being drafted up, strategies are being considered, and transfer news followed religiously.
But one thing trumps them all in terms of importance at this pre-season stage: your team name. Even if you end up doing badly in the game itself, you can still hold your head up high among your mates if you have the funniest and most original team name in your league.
Don’t be that person with a placeholder like “The Reds” or “C’mon Leeds” – you can do better than that. It can be hard to come up with something totally new and original, so we’ve compiled a list of our favourite team names here. We’ve tried to keep it as relevant to this season and the English top-flight as humanly possible, but we had to include a few classics in there too.
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Fantasy Premier League – 20 of the best FPL team names:
1. AC A Little Silhouetto of Milan
Not even remotely Premier League related, but the king of fantasy team names in my humble opinion.
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2. Barkley’s Premier League
Also the perfect name for your private league.
3. Guardiolas of the Galaxy
4. Earth, Wind and Maguire
5. Giroud, Sandstorm
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6. Big Dijk Energy
7. Lallanas in Pyjamas
8. FC Twente Bensons
9. It’s all gone Shane Long
10. Tuna in Bruyne
11. Benteke Fried Chicken
12. Come Digne with me
13. Crystal Phallus
14. Dyche Dyche Baby
Bet that song is stuck in your head now.
15. Ayew kidding me?
16. Hanging by a Fred
17. Enter Shaqiri
We love a football and music crossover.
18. Lads on Toure
A classic we could not omit.
19. Tea and Busquets
20. Murder on Zidane’s Floor
Might as well end on a timeless classic.
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