Fantasy Premier League: The 10 most expensive FPL players in 2024-25

Cameron Smith
Cameron Smith
  • 13 Jul 2024 16:01 CDT
  • 5 min read
Erling Haaland, Pep Guardiola, Man City, 2023/24
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The 2024-25 Fantasy Premier League season is officially here and fans of the popular fantasy football app will be beginning to put together their first drafts ahead of the Gameweek One deadline.

The first game of the new season isn’t until Friday 16 August, meaning managers have plenty of time to chop and change their squad before the deadline.

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As always, FPL managers will be looking to find the best differentials as they seek to win their mini-leagues, but picking the best players is always the preferred starting point. The best players, invariably, are the most expensive.

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Prices have already started being revealed, with Erling Haaland kicking off proceedings. The Man City forward is the most expensive FPL player yet again this season, with a starting price of £15 million. In the process, he has become the most expensive FPL player of all-time.

The Norwegian scored 217 FPL points last season - the fifth most of any player - and he has received a £1m price boost from 2023-24.

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Last year, Haaland was the joint-most expensive player in FPL history, along with Thierry Henry (2006-07), Cristiano Ronaldo (2007-08) and Robin van Persie (2013-14).

He is now the outright most expensive FPL player ever.

Mohamed Salah is the second-most expensive FPL player this season. Liverpool's flying winger has a price tag of £12.5m yet again this year.

Cole Palmer is the third-most expensive player this year. The Chelsea man has been handed the largest price increase in FPL history after tallying 244 points last season - the most of any player. Palmer is now £10.5m, having started the 2023-24 campaign at just £5m.

After scoring the third higher number of FPL points last season, Aston Villa forward Ollie Watkins has been handed a £9m price tag. The England international is currently the fourth-most expensive player in the game.

In fifth place is Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes. He only registered the 15th highest number of FPL points last year, but he has remained at £8.5m.

Bruno Fernandes, Man Utd
© IMAGO - Bruno Fernandes, Man Utd

Kai Havertz (Arsenal) is priced at £8m and is the sixth-most expensive player currently. Jean-Philippe Mateta, Ivan Toney, Nicolas Jackson, Anthony Gordon and Jarrod Bowen are all £7.5m.

Who are the 10 most expensive FPL players in 2024-25?

PlayerClubPositionFPL Price
1. Erling HaalandMan CityForward£15m
2. Mohamed SalahLiverpoolMidfielder£12.5m
3. Cole PalmerChelseaMidfielder£10.5m
4. Ollie WatkinsAston VillaForward£9m
5. Bruno FernandesMan UtdMidfielder£8.5m
6. Kai HavertzArsenalForward£8m
7. Jean-Philippe MatetaCrystal PalaceForward£7.5m
= Ivan ToneyBrentfordForward£7.5m
= Nicolas JacksonChelseaForward£7.5m
= Anthony GordonNewcastleMidfielder£7.5m

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Who was the most expensive FPL player in 2023-24?

Last season, Haaland was also the most expensive player in FPL. He was priced at £14m after netting 36 Premier League goals during his debut campaign.

Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah (both £12.5m) were the joint-second most expensive players in the 2023-24 FPL season. However, the former soon left to join Bayern Munich.

Mohamed Salah, Liverpool
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Kevin de Bruyne was fourth, with a price of £10.5m, followed closely by Marcus Rashford and Heung-Min Son. They were both £9m assets.

Bruno Fernandes and Arsenal pair Bukayo Saka and Martin Odegaard were both priced at £8.5m, while Trent Alexander-Arnold was the most expensive defender in the game, with a price of £8m. He was the 10th most expensive player in FPL 2023-24.

PlayerClubPositionFPL Price
1. Erling HaalandMan CityForward£14m
2. Harry KaneTottenhamForward£12.5m
= Mohamed SalahLiverpoolMidfielder£12.5m
4. Kevin de BruyneMan CityMidfielder£10.5m
5. Marcus RashfordMan UtdMidfielder£9m
= Heung-Min SonTottenhamMidfielder£9m
7. Bruno FernandesMan UtdMidfielder£8.5m
= Bukayo SakaArsenalMidfielder£8.5m
= Martin OdegaardArsenalMidfielder£8.5m
10. Trent Alexander-ArnoldLiverpoolDefender£8m

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