Supercomputer predicts outcome of 2021-22 Premier League season: Who are the winners and losers?

With Euro 2020 and the Copa America reaching their conclusions, attention once again switches back to the domestic scene.

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Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City celebrates with the Premier League Trophy as Manchester City are presented with the Trophy as they win the league following the Premier League match between Manchester City and Everton at Etihad Stadium on May 23, 2021 in Manchester, England.

Former Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini successfully masterminded Italy's rise to the top as the Azzurri won the lottery of a penalty shoot-out against England at Wembley to land their first European Championship crown since 1968.

And Lionel Messi ended his wait for a first major international title as Argentina beat Brazil in Rio's Maracana Stadium after ex-Manchester United man Angel di Maria scored the only goal in the final.

There's been plenty of drama over an entertaining summer of international football. Both tournaments have carried storylines with countless twists and turns, which is what we can expect from the forthcoming Premier League campaign.

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Fernandinho of Manchester City lifts the Premier League Trophy with team mates Benjamin Mendy, Riyad Mahrez, Ederson and Sergio Aguero at the Etihad Stadium on May 23, 2021 in Manchester, England.

That's according to the fascinating results that have been formulated by a supercomputer from SportingIndex. The technology has pointed out the winners, the losers and all those finishing in-between.

Will Manchester City defend their title, becoming champions of England for the fourth time in the space of five seasons? Can their city rivals Manchester United mount more of a challenge this time around?

Can Spurs and/or Arsenal work their way back into the top six? And will any of the newcomers - Watford, Norwich City or Brentford - beat the drop?

Scroll through our gallery below to find out.

Alisson Becker of Liverpool is congratulated by Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino, Thiago Alcantara, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Fabinho after scoring the winning goal during the Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on May 16, 2021 in West Bromwich, England.
Chelsea's Spanish defender Cesar Azpilicueta (C) celebrates with the trophy after winning the UEFA Champions League final football match at the Dragao stadium in Porto on May 29, 2021.
Marcus Rashford of Manchester United applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Manchester United and Fulham at Old Trafford on May 18, 2021 in Manchester, England.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka (2L) celebrates scoring their thrid goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium in London on December 26, 2020.
Gareth Bale of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at The King Power Stadium on May 23, 2021 in Leicester, England.
Kasper Schmeichel and Wes Morgan of Leicester City lift the Emirates FA Cup Trophy in celebration with team mates following The Emirates FA Cup Final match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Wembley Stadium on May 15, 2021 in London, England.
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Everton celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park on April 16, 2021 in Liverpool, England.
Jack Harrison of Leeds United celebrates with Kalvin Phillips and teammates after scoring their team's first goal during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Sheffield United at Elland Road on April 03, 2021 in Leeds, England.
Pablo Fornals of West Ham United celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's first goal during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Southampton at London Stadium on May 23, 2021 in London, England.
Ezri Konsa of Aston Villa celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Brighton & Hove Albion at Villa Park on November 21, 2020 in Birmingham, England.
Brighton's English striker Danny Welbeck (3R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his teammates during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Newcastle United at the American Express Community Stadium on March 20, 2021.
Morgan Gibbs-White of Wolverhampton Wanderers (hidden) celebrates after scoring their sides second goal with team mates during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brighton & Hove Albion at Molineux on May 09, 2021 in Wolverhampton, England.
Southampton's English midfielder James Ward-Prowse (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the English Premier League football match against Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton on April 30, 2021.
Joelinton of Newcastle United (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St. James Park on April 17, 2021 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Chris Wood of Burnley celebrates with team mates after scoring their side's third goal and his hat trick during the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Burnley at Molineux on April 25, 2021 in Wolverhampton, England.
Teemu Pukki and Emiliano Buendia of Norwich City celebrate winning the Sky Bet Championship after the Sky Bet Championship match between Norwich City and Reading at Carrow Road on May 01, 2021 in Norwich, England.
Crystal Palace's Ivorian striker Wilfried Zaha reacts during the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park in south London on May 1, 2021.
Captain Pontus Jansson and his team mates lift the trophy after winning the Sky Bet Championship Play-off Final between Brentford FC and Swansea City at Wembley Stadium on May 29, 2021 in London, England.
Isaac Success of Watford FC celebrates after scoring their team's second goal with Marc Navarro, Joao Pedro, Ben Wilmot and Adam Masina during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Swansea City at Vicarage Road on May 08, 2021 in Watford, England.