The new Premier League season is around the corner and set to begin in just a few weeks. The Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City are again favourites to win the premier league 2018/19 and we cannot see them falling short.
The only team that can give Manchester City a serious title challenge is Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool. They have become ruthless since the German took over and emerged as one of the best-attacking team in Europe. The only team at the moment that can defy the odds to win the premier league.
Never rule out Tottenham, Chelsea and another half of Manchester as they are underdogs to win the league. Arsenal is a club in transition following the appointment of Unai Emery and are heavy strangers to win the Premier League this Season.
Premier League is set to begin in just a few weeks before the matches come thick and fast here are some key details, favourites, underdogs and outsiders ahead of the new premier league campaign.
Manchester City is favourites to defend the premier league crown for a second running. With the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Leroy Sane, Aguero, Gabriel Jesus, and David Silva City’s attack has undoubtedly been the best in Europe. The arrival of Riyad Mahrez from Leicester city for £60.0m with the odds pricing them at 4/6 to lift the premier league trophy 2018/19.
Major Summer Signing
Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City from Leicester City for a fee of £60.0m
When you talk about entertainment, goals and counter-attacking football Liverpool are the team that will not let you down. Liverpool is considered as one of the most entertaining teams in Europe with their ruthless and influential attacking style of play. With the likes of Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah took the world by storm and considered as one of the best fronts at the moment and are defenders nightmare to play against. They splashed the cash everywhere to strengthen the squad as they broke the world record transfer for a defender and a goalkeeper. The odds pricing them at 4/1 to win the premier league campaign 2018/19.
Major Summer Signings
Fabinho to Liverpool from Monaco for a fee of £39m
Naby Keita to Liverpool from RB Leipzig for a fee of £52.75m
Xherdan Shaqiri to Liverpool from Stoke for a transfer fee of £13.75m
Alisson to Liverpool from Roma(world record transfer for a goalkeeper) for a transfer fee £65m.
The 20 times premier league champions with most titles in England are yet to win the league for the past 5 years and the Red Devils never looked convincing to win the league under Jose Mourinho though they have enough quality to see off most opponents, the defensive style of play cost them at the big time. While their rivals play fresh, exciting football. The mighty have fallen since Sir Alex Ferguson left Manchester United. Though Mourinho spent £291.3m on the signings he failed to deliver the league for Manchester United. Is Mourinho the right man for the job only time will tell.
Major Summer Signings
Fred to Manchester United From Shakhtar Donetsk for a Fee of £53.10m
Diogo Dalot to Man United From Fc Porto for a Fee of £19.80m