Throughout the 2020-21 Premier League campaign, millions of fans will not only be keeping an eye on their own team’s fortunes every weekend, but also that of the players they’ve selected in the hope of achieving Fantasy Football supremacy.
The world of fantasy sports gaming has continued to grow across the world year on year. The Premier League‘s own FPL game is the go-to format for fans of the most popular domestic football competition in the world, with over six million players active this year.
The competition for bragging rights extends to the world of music as well, with a whole host of artists having competed in Fantasy Football for a long time. For the second season, Shoot Music and the Premier League have brought them together to compete in the Official FPL Music League, with over 50 artists and bands signed up for the league. if you have an FPL account, you can log in and view the standings by clicking here.
In the first year of the league during the 2019-20 season, Scotty Stacks from The Manor was crowned as the first FPL Music League Champion, beating out the likes of Jaded and Editors to the title by racking up 2219 points.
Scotty is back to defend his crown this year, and you’ll find tunes from The Manor alongside some of the best music from every competitor featured in the Official Fantasy Premier League playlist this season on Spotify, with tracks from the likes of Kaiser Chiefs, Bring Me The Horizon, Hard-Fi, Doves, Reverend & The Makers, Chelcee Grimes, Sports Team, Sea Girls, Amy Macdonald and many more.
A new team sit atop the FPL Music League, as Ben Batten from KAWALA narrowly outscored Jaded in Gameweek 4 to leapfrog them and establish a six point cushion at the summit. A shocking week in the Premier League has seen the makeup of the top end of the league flipped around, with The Futureheads, Cassia and You Me At Six all breaking into the Top 5.
The rest of the Top 10 also features some new faces after a turbulent weekend that saw 41 goals scored across all 10 fixtures, with Yungen, Yizzy, The Magic Gang, The Academic and Mystery Jets all making the most of the chaos.
Sport Playlists bring you the best sport music playlists, all in one place, easy to follow on Spotify, Deezer and other shareable platforms. Listen now, and don’t forget to follow the Fantasy Premier League playlist on Spotify.