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FPL 2022-23 | Gameweek 1 | Fixtures, Team News & Predicted Line-ups

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Ahead of Friday's 18:30 deadline, we have combed through all the Premier League press conferences to bring FPL managers the need-to-know team news, injury updates and predicted XIs for GW1.

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GAMEWEEK 1 FIXTURES

Friday 5th August

Crystal Palace vs Arsenal (20:00)

Saturday 6th August

Fulham vs Liverpool (12:30)

Bournemouth vs Aston Villa (15:00)

Leeds vs Wolves (15:00)

Newcastle vs Nottingham Forest (15:00)

Spurs vs Southampton (15:00)

Everton vs Chelsea (17:30)

Sunday 7th August

Leicester vs Brentford (14:00)

Man Utd vs Brighton (14:00)

West Ham vs Man City (16:30)

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TEAM NEWS & PREDICTED LINE-UPS

ARSENAL

PREDICTED XI (4-2-3-1): Ramsdale; Cedric, White, Gabriel, Zinchenko; Partey, Xhaka; Saka, Odegaard, Martinelli; Jesus

UNAVAILABLE:

QUESTIONABLE: Viera (Injured), Smith-Rowe (Injured), Tierney (Injured), Tomiyasu (Injured)

ASTON VILLA

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Martinez; Cash, Konsa, Costa, Digne; Kamara, Luis, McGinn; Bailey, Watkins, Coutinho

UNAVAILABLE: Hause (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Buendia (Injured), Mings (Injured)

BOURNEMOUTH

PREDICTED XI (4-2-3-1): Travers; Smith, Mepham, Kelly, Zemura; Lerma, Cook; Christie, Billing, Anthony; Solanke

UNAVAILABLE: Brooks (Fitness), Rothwell (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Fredericks (Injured)

BRENTFORD

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Raya; Hickey, Jansson, Mee, Henry; Dasilva, Janelt, Jensen; Mbeumo, Toney, Wissa

UNAVAILABLE: Ajer (Injured), Canos (Injured), Pinnock (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

BRIGHTON

PREDICTED XI (3-4-2-1): Sanchez; Veltman, Dunk, Webster; Lamptey, Mac Allister, Caicedo, March; Lallana, Trossard; Welbeck

UNAVAILABLE: Moder (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

CHELSEA

PREDICTED XI (3-4-2-1): Mendy; Chalobah, Thiago Silva, Koulibaly; James, Kante, Kovacic, Chilwell; Mount, Sterling; Havertz

UNAVAILABLE:

QUESTIONABLE: Broja (Injured), Werner (Injured)

CRYSTAL PALACE

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Guaita; Clyne, Andersen, Guehi, Mitchell; Eze, Doucoure, Schlupp; Ayew, Mateta, Zaha

UNAVAILABLE: Butland (Injured), Johnstone (Injured), McArthur (Injured), Olise (Injured), Tomkins (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

EVERTON

PREDICTED XI (5-4-1): Pickford; Patterson, Tarkowski, Mina, Godfrey, Mykolenko; McNeil, Iwobi, Doucoure, Gordon; Gray

UNAVAILABLE: Calvert-Lewin (Injured), Davies (Injured), Gomes (Injured), Rondon (Suspended), Townsend (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Begovic (Injured)

FULHAM

PREDICTED XI (4-2-3-1): Rodak; Tete, Adarabioyo, Ream, Robinson; Palhinha, Reed; Decordova-Reid, Andreas, Kebano; Mitrovic

UNAVAILABLE: Bryan (Injured), Chalobah (Injured), Wilson (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

LEEDS

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Meslier; Kristensen, Koch, Llorente, Struijk; Adams, Aaronson, Roca; Rodrigo, Bamford, Harrison

UNAVAILABLE: Ayling (Injured), Cooper (Injured), Dallas (Injured), Firpo (Injured), Forshaw (Injured), James (Suspended), Sinisterra (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Drameh (Injured)

LEICESTER

PREDICTED XI (4-3-1-2): Iversen; Castagne, Evans, Fofana, Justin; Tielemans, Ndidi, Dewsbury-Hall; Maddison; Vardy, Iheanacho

UNAVAILABLE: Barnes (Injured), Bertrand (Injured), Pereira (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Choudhury (Illness), Perez (Illness), Ward (Fitness)

LIVERPOOL

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago; Salah, Darwin, Diaz

UNAVAILABLE: Jones (Injured), Jota (Injured), Kelleher (Injured), Konate (Injured), Oxlade-Chamberlain (Injured), Tsimikas (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Keita (Illness)

MAN CITY

PREDICTED XI (4-2-3-1): Ederson; Walker, Stones, Dias, Cancelo; Rodri, Phillips; Mahrez, De Bruyne. Foden; Haaland

UNAVAILABLE: Laporte (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

MAN UTD

PREDICTED XI (4-1-2-3): De Gea; Dalot, Varane, Maguire, Shaw; Fred; Eriksen, Fernandes; Sancho, Ronaldo, Rashford

UNAVAILABLE: Martial (Injured), Pellistri (Injured), Wan-Bissaka (Injured), Williams (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Sancho (Illness)

NEWCASTLE

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Pope; Trippier, Botman, Burn, Targett; S, Longstaff, Bruno Guimaraes, Joelinton; Fraser, Wilson, Saint-Maximin

UNAVAILABLE: Fernandes (Injured), Manquillo (Injured), Lewis (Injured), Shelvey (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

NOTTINGHAM FOREST

PREDICTED XI (3-4-1-2): Henderson; Worrall, Niakhate, McKenna; Williams, O’Brien, Mangala, Toffolo; Lingard; Johnson, Awonyi

UNAVAILABLE: Richards (Injured), Yates (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

SOUTHAMPTON

PREDICTED XI (3-5-2): McCarthy; Salisu, Bella-Kotchap, Bednarek; Walker-Peters, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Diallo, Perraud; Adams, Aribo

UNAVAILABLE: Livramento (Injured), Tella (Injured), Walcott (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE:

SPURS

PREDICTED XI (3-4-3): Lloris; Sanchez, Romero, Davies; Emerson, Bentancur, Hojbjerg, Sessegnon; Kulusevski, Kane, Son

UNAVAILABLE: Richarlison (Suspended), Skipp (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Bissouma (Injured), Doherty (Fitness), Perisic (Fitness)

WEST HAM

PREDICTED XI (4-2-3-1): Fabianski; Coufal, Dawson, Zouma, Cresswell; Rice, Soucek; Bowen, Lanzini, Fornals; Antonio

UNAVAILABLE: Aguerd (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Ogbonna (Injured), Scamacca (Fitness)

WOLVES

PREDICTED XI (4-3-3): Sa; Kilman, Coady, Collins; Jonny, Neves, Moutinho, Ait Nouri; Hwang, Podence, Neto

UNAVAILABLE: Chiquinho (Injured), Jimenez (Injured), Traore (Injured)

QUESTIONABLE: Sarkic (Injured), Semedo (Injured)

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