It’s that time of year again. The time to look into the future of the Premier League and destroy the hopes and dreams of all 20 clubs with the forecast for the year.
BBC Sport’s chief football writer Phil McNulty has given his verdict on what the final table will look like …
West Ham – Sept.
David Moyes did a great job last season in putting the Hammers in sixth place.
I’m not sure if he’ll be able to do it again, although he can still count on great acts like Declan Rice, Tomas Soucek and the explosive Michail Antonio if he can stay fit for a long time.
Moyes will want a few good quality additions before closing the transfer window, which can only improve this projected placement.
Read Phil McNulty’s full list of Premier League predictions