Double your week 1 payout

GET DOUBLE YOUR LEAGUE'S FIRST PAYOUT

When you play a season-long league on Friends Mode See Offer Details

Championship leagues only

This is season-long fantasy football the FanDuel way.

Play in a private league against your friends and compete for weekly and season-long cash prizes. And since it’s FanDuel, you pick a new team every week — so there’s no need to worry about season-ending injuries, draft busts, or unfair trades.

Start your league now — it’s easy!

It only takes a couple minutes to start your league. And there’s no coordinating a draft time or collecting league dues.

step 1

Create A League

It’s easy. Just pick
your league name.

step 2

Set Up Your Contests

Choose your league format.
You can even play for free.

step 3

Invite Your Friends

For each friend new to FanDuel,
you’ll BOTH get a bonus.

Friends Mode vs. Traditional Fantasy

FanDuel Friends Mode Traditional Fantasy
Play with your friends
Track the standing all season long
Customize your league
Award a league winner
Play for season-long and weekly cash prizes
No collecting league dues or coordinating draft times
Stress-free league management
Pick any player you want
Get rewarded for inviting new players
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Choose how you play

NEW for 2017 — Friends Mode Championship Leagues

This season, we’re giving you a new way to play Friends Mode. Compete for season-long prizes on top of your weekly payouts in a Championship league (see rules). Or play week-to-week in a Pickup league.

Friends Mode Championships Icon
Championship League

NEW — Your league champion gets the grand prize. And weekly winners get paid too.

  • Our version of a traditional fantasy league
  • Championship cash prizes
  • Weekly cash prizes
  • One-time entry fee
Friends Mode Pickup Icon
Pickup League

Skip a week whenever you want. Or you can join a league that’s already started.

  • Weekly cash prizes only
  • Skip any week you want
  • Join a league anytime
  • Pay per contest

Join Over

230,000

FanDuel Players on Friends Mode

Stay connected with Friends Mode Chat

Talk trash, keep in touch, and share important league updates right in the FanDuel app.

Friends Mode Chat Screenshot

Recruit 3 friends — get $100 bonus

Recruit 3+ friends to play FanDuel by 9/24 and you’ll get $100. Plus, you and each friend you refer will get a $10 credit too.

Qualifying referrals only.

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