Sorare: How to start? (10 starting tips)


You want to start on Sorare but you are afraid to make beginner’s mistakes? You are certainly right, it’s easy to make a mistake in your strategy and to start buying players that will never be used. That’s why we’ve created this guide with 10 key tips before you start playing.

How to start: Sorare Beginner's Guide

1. Join groups on social networks

In order to quickly immerse yourself in the Sorare universe and to join the community of players, we recommend you to join pages dedicated to the game. Here are some examples of useful pages:

By joining these pages, you will be able to ask us your questions directly in private messages. You can also check out our dedicated pages for beginners that will help you better understand the game.

2. Understand the basic concept of the game with our FAQ and Glossary

Here are two essential pages when you are new to a game! The Sorare glossary contains all the essential terms you will find in the game. By following the social network pages, you will often come across specific terms. We have defined them for you on this page so that you can follow all the conversations without problems.

Another important page: the Sorare FAQ! Here, the main questions of the users are grouped together, which will save you a lot of time and will help you to better understand how Sorare works.

3. Understand how the divisions/leagues and the player scoring system work

Sorare is above all a fantasy soccer game in which you can participate in leagues and win great rewards. Therefore it is necessary to understand how the divisions work. This will help you to choose the players you want to have in your team.

Beyond the Sorare leagues, it is necessary to understand how players are scored. Once you know more about this, you will make better choices and be able to make some nice gains.

4. Learn about the best cards to buy at Sorare

Among the many cards available for purchase, you should buy the ones that are the most interesting. Feel free to check out our article on the players to buy on Sorare. The excellent Soraredata tool helps you analyze the players to limit the chances of making bad choices.

5. Decide on the budget you want to invest

As with any investment, it’s important to only use a budget that won’t put you in the red. So think about investing money that you don’t need, and that you are willing to lose without it affecting you.

Once you’ve thought about that, you can start thinking about a concrete budget to get you started. As with many games, the more money you put in, the more likely it is that you will get good returns. However, keep in mind that some cards can also lose value and that the game is based on a cryptocurrency whose price is constantly changing (up and down).

Read more: What budget to start on Sorare?

6. Think about your strategy

Once you have determined your starting budget, you can more easily develop a strategy. There are several strategies, such as

  • Playing the thresholds with Rare cards
  • Playing the top spots in Limited
  • Playing the Underdog League or the Academy on a small budget
  • Buy and sell until you have a bigger budget
  • Or a mix of all these!

7. Use a referral link

Now that you know more about the game, it is important that you do not miss this step. Indeed, it allows you to get a free card after winning 5 auctions. It would be a shame to miss out!

Remember to choose a sponsor who will be able to help you in your beginnings and answer your questions. If you wish, you can use our referral link and ask us questions on social networks.

8. Register and deposit money on Sorare

That’s it, now that you have clicked on the referral link, you are ready to start the Sorare adventure! The link should have taken you to the registration page, where you can simply create an account. As long as you don’t click on any other links in the meantime, the sponsorship will work properly. You will then have to choose your favorite teams in order to receive your first Common (white) cards. These cards do not allow you to win any rewards, they are basic cards to help you understand the game.

Once you’ve created your account, we recommend that you enhance its security by using two-factor authentication or 2FA.

Then, in the top right corner, you can deposit the amount corresponding to your budget. Several deposit methods are available, the simplest and least expensive is Ramp. Find out more about how to deposit on Sorare.

9. Buy your first cards at auction

That’s it, you’re done with the final adjustments and you can start playing! Of course, you will have to buy your first cards. We advise you to read our article which will help you to understand how to buy Sorare cards.

10. Playing Sidegames

To top it all off, and now that you have a Sorare account, you can also play Sidegames. These are side games based on Sorare. They generally allow you to win free cards if you are very well ranked.

Here are the main sidegames at your disposal:

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