Bloomberg’s super computer has predicted the entire Premier League table before a ball has been kicked.
As most of us count down the hours until the new Premier League season which starts on Saturday, a ‘super computer’ could have already predicted the entire campaign.
Experts at Bloomberg Sport have created a programme that takes many variables into account, to form a predicted league table for May.
The table provides the percentage of each team’s chance of winning the Premier League, finishing in the top-four and being relegated to the Championship.
Holders Manchester City have come out on top in the prediction, albeit only by 0.3% over rivals Chelsea. The computer has calculated that Arsenal will move up one place on last years finish to come third, while Manchester United will take fourth place to ensure Champions League football will return to Old Trafford.
The unfortunate three that have been forecast to be relegated are newcomers Burnley and QPR, with Aston Villa also tipped to finish 18th.
Come and of May 2015 we will find out just how Super Bloomberg computer is. In the main time let me sip my Lipton