Merson, Nicholas, Thompson and Le Tissier give their Premier League predictions

Last Updated: 19/08/13 9:30am

The Premier League season is back - and so too are the stars of Soccer Saturday.

Jeff Stelling will be joined by Paul Merson, Charle Nicholas, Phil Thompson and Matt Le Tissier when the campaign kicks-off this weekend.

But before the fabulous four settle down for their Saturday afternoons, we put them under the spotlight.

Who will be champions or who will get relegated? Who is the player to watch or who has been the best signing so far?

The Soccer Saturday team have given us their Premier League predictions and of course, the odd surprise...

PAUL MERSON

Champions: Man City
Top four: Man City, Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal
Relegated: Cardiff, Hull, Crystal Palace
Surprise package: Arsenal
Top scorer: Sergio Aguero
Best signing so far: Christian Benteke/Roberto Saldado
Player to watch: Jack Wilshere
Young player to look out for: Matt Lowton (Aston Villa)
Wish for the season... The league to be really tight again

Click here to read Merse's predictions in full

CHARLIE NICHOLAS

Champions: Man City
Top four: Man City, Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal
Relegated: Crystal Palace, Hull, Cardiff
Surprise package: Swansea
Top scorer: Edin Dzeko
Best signing so far: Steven Caulker/Wilfried Bony
Player to watch: Jack Wilshere
Young player to look out for: Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool)
Wish for the season... Arsenal to win a trophy!

Click here to read Charlie's predictions in full

PHIL THOMPSON

Champions: Man Utd
Top four: Man City, Chelsea, Man City, Arsenal
Relegated: Hull, Crystal Palace, Fulham
Surprise package: Swansea
Top scorer: Robin Van Persie
Best signing so far: Steven Caulker
Player to watch: Philippe Coutinho
Young player to look out for: Luke Shaw (Southampton)
Wish for the season... I want to see more attacking football

Click here to read Thommo's predictions in full

MATT LE TISSIER

Champions: Chelsea
Top four: Chelsea, Man Utd, Man City, Arsenal
Relegated: Cardiff, Hull, Crystal Palace
Surprise package? Southampton
Top scorer: Sergio Aguero
Best signing so far: Paulinho
Player To Watch: Stevan Jovetic/Alvaro Negredo/Oscar/Eden Hazard/Juan Mata/Dimitar Berbatov
Young player to look out for: Luke Shaw (Southampton)
Wish for the season... That Gareth Bale stays at Spurs

Click here to read Matt's predictions in full

Post a Comment

All fields required, your email address will not be displayed with your comment

Post a Comment

All fields required, your email address will not be displayed with your comment