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The opening round of fixtures in the Bundesliga proved a trialling, testing time for coaches on the touchlines and beyond as Matchday 1 took those in charge in the league and in the Official Fantasy Bundesliga on a rollercoaster ride of emotions.

The Official Fantasy Bundesliga has had tongues wagging in offices, parks and cafes ever since the weekend adrenaline rush subsided. There are now two weeks to react to the highs and lows of the first Fantasy weekend and make corrections and improvements for Matchday 2.

Find out here which 11 players picked up the most points on Matchday 1.

Like any coach on the touchline, the heat is already on the armchair tacticians with points and ground to be made up, and the right decisions to be taken. Three transfers are permitted between now and the next Matchday, but beware the price of the top performers has already increased! Can you be shrewd with your next selection?

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With 24 points, Robert Lewandowski was the biggest points earner on Matchday 1. If you had the foresight to name him as your captain, that would have put a whopping 48 points in the bank. © imago / Iamgo/Ulmer

Need some inspiration? Check out our experts' teams at the following links:

The Scout's starting XI

The Expert's starting XI

The Coach's starting XI