Champions 10-3 to retain Premier League trophy

THE 2016-17 Premier League title was only decided on Friday but eyes have already moved towards a fascinating season in store for next term with champions Chelsea 10-3 with Betway to retain the trophy.

Substitute Michy Batshuayi scored the only goal of the game at West Brom to seal the title for Antonio Conte’s men, who had been as big as 13-2 ante-post.

Such is the competitive nature of the Premier League, bet365 are only 11-4 Chelsea miss out on the top four next season and it’s 5-2 the field in the title betting with Manchester City favourites.

Manchester United are alongside Chelsea at 10-3 and Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho has an excellent record in his second season at clubs.

Mourinho landed the domestic league title and Champions League titles with Porto and Inter in his second season, La Liga with Real Madrid and the Premier League twice in different spells with Chelsea.

Tottenham come next at 9-1 but will have to play their home games at Wembley, while Liverpool are 11-1 and Arsenal can be backed at 16-1.

Match in Focus

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Partick v St Mirren

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Partick have not won in their last seven matches
Expert verdict
Partick failed to make a winning start to life in the League Cup, drawing 1-1 against Livingston and the Jags finished last season poorly in the Premiership. Championship outfit St Mirren were turned over by Livingston themselves on Tuesday but they could have the fitness edge on the hosts which may help Saints.

 

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