Leicester City may have won the title in 2015/16, but considering many people tipped them to go down, could they actually be relegated in 2017?
It cannot happen, surely?
With Burnley, Middlesbrough and Hull City all making a return to the Premier League, we are in for another exciting season as teams look to preserve their status in the world’s richest football league.
Then there is Big Sam’s Sunderland – who narrowly avoided the drop last term – and Bournemouth – playing just their second season in the top tier since promotion from the Championship in 2015.
Watford will have a new manager in Walter Mazzarri and Swansea will start afresh under Francesco Guidolin, while Crystal Palace will be hoping to improve their league form after a dismal 2016. Then there’s big spenders Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United – all with new bosses – unlikely, but what odds are they to go down?
Check out every top flight clubs’ probability to be relegated from the Premier League in 2016/17 by clicking the arrow, above.
*Odds calculated as an average based on leading bookmakers’ odds on 5 June 2016.