Fantasy football once held a place amongst dedicated sport fans, now it is sweeping through offices and friend groups across the UK.
In a timely fashion, Sky Sports have announced the line-up to their brand-new Fantasy football show where hosts Matt Lucas and Elis James bring on a multitude of celebrities to discuss the growing world of fantasy football.
Here’s everything you need to know about Fantasy Football League
What is the Fantasy Football line-up
Across the 16-episode series, Matt Lucas and Elis James will be joined by a variety of celebrities in the digital dugout, including Sir Mo Pharah and rapper AJ Tracey. Here is the entire guest line-up
- AJ Tracey
- Roman Kemp
- Sir Mo Farah
- Sir Trever Mcdonald
- Brian Cox
- Russell Howard
- Chris McCausland
- Tom Grennan
- Doc Brown
- Gabby Logan
- Jennifer Saunders
- Maisie Adam
- Sam Quek
- Rachel Riley
- Jaime Windstone
- Sally Lindsay
- Lady Leshurr
What to expect from Fantasy Football League
The show will aim to appease both the new and cult following by discussing topics from the world of football today and revamping the much-loved Phoenix from the Flames segment which appeared in the original series.
Fantasy Football League will honour the format of the original series.
How to watch Fantasy Football League
Fantasy Football League will air exclusively to Sky MAX and streaming service NOW TV from September 29. The series will contain 16-episodes.
To join in and compete with the celebrity guest managers each week, sign up to the league using code HFYXTQ via the official Fantasy Premier League app - find more information on the fantasy football website.