The 2023/24 Premier League season is now just three days away.
Ahead of the curtain raiser, football statisticians at BetVictor have built a predictive supercomputer to simulate the upcoming campaign.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the model expects Man City to be crowned champions for a fourth consecutive year – but where are Burnley forecasted to finish?
1. Back in the big time
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - MAY 08: Vincent Kompany, Manager of Burnley celebrates with the Sky Bet Championship trophy celebrating promotion to the Premier League after defeating Cardiff City during the Sky Bet Championship between Burnley and Cardiff City at Turf Moor on May 08, 2023 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images) Photo: Gareth Copley
2. Champions: Man City
Goal difference: +57
Win league %: 68.5
UCL qual %: 98.7
Relegation %: 0 Photo: Catherine Ivill
3. 2nd - Arsenal
Goal difference: +40
Win league %: 14.4
UCL qual %: 84.1
Relegation %: 0 Photo: Shaun Botterill
4. 3rd - Newcastle
Goal difference: +35
Win league %: 11.8
UCL qual %: 80
Relegation %: 0 Photo: Stu Forster