In a study conducted by ESPN, Intel and the University of Bath, Liverpool have been deemed as the most unlucky team of last season's Premier League, with Manchester United named as the most fortunate team in the division. Across the north-west, Manchester United have brought in Fred for £59m whilst Chelsea under new manager Maurizio Sarri have bought Jorginho for £57m from his former club Napoli.
Ahead of the big kickoff this weekend, City's squad is largely the same and has been boosted by Riyad Mahrez's arrival, so which of the chasing pack is best equipped to pose a challenge?
It's time to get excited for the return of the Premier League.
Manchester City want better performances, not more points - Pep Guardiola
Manchester United will kick off the new Premier League season when they take on Leicester City at Old Trafford on Friday night. Wright has picked out Liverpool , Manchester City , Manchester United and Arsenal as his top-four prediction in the league.
However, the North London club are the only team in the Premier League not to make a signing so far this summer and the transfer window shuts tomorrow (Thursday) at 5pm.
Tottenham enjoyed a great season and finished third on 77 points, while Liverpool took up the final Champions League qualifying spot as they finished fourth.
United already had the players at home last season to make it hard for City, but they could not. The Anfield friendly saw goals from Roberto Firmino, Georginio Wijnaldum and Daniel Sturridge, but new signing Fabinho missed a penalty. If I felt we could not improve the team I would call my chairman and say: 'I leave.' But still, we believe we can do better and dominate more.
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There is the chance that Fallout 76 does make its way to Steam eventually, particularly if a sales hit occurs. If you have yet to pick up a copy of the game, you can pre-order it on Amazon ahead of its release this fall.
"But it was done for the reasons the clubs wanted to do it, for the purposes of not having a situation where clubs are threatened with players leaving to go to other Premier League clubs". But the decision has been made and we'll analyse it in September when it's all over.
"I'd like multiple trophies needed in various locations on the last day because we don't know how it will end".
Tesla take-private skepticism grows after Elon Musk's funding claim
Trading in Tesla was halted for an hour and a half on Tuesday afternoon, by which time the stock had soared to $370. Tesla said on Wednesday the discussions had addressed the issue of how to fund such a deal, but gave no details.