Predictions 2013-14

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With the new season upon us, we called on our crack team of experts to find out which teams it thinks will emerge with the glory from another arduous campaign.

GAB MARCOTTI
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham
Relegated: Hull, Stoke City, Cardiff
FA Cup: Tottenham
League Cup: Southampton
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Robin van Persie
Best signing: Etienne Capoue
Worst signing: Jesus Navas
First manager sacked: Steve Bruce

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: AS Roma
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Juventus
Europa League: Fiorentina

World Cup winners: Brazil

JOHN BREWIN
Premier League
Champions: Chelsea
Rest of top four: Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal
Relegated: Crystal Palace, Stoke City, Fulham
FA Cup: Manchester United
League Cup: Manchester United
Golden Boot: Robin Van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Juan Mata
Best signing: Jesus Navas
Worst signing: Marouane Chamakh
First manager sacked: Martin Jol

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Marseille
Champions League: Bayern Munich
Europa League: Arsenal

World Cup winners: Argentina

GRAHAM HUNTER
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, United, Arsenal
Relegated: Fulham, Palace, Hull
FA Cup: Liverpool
League Cup: Spurs
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Wayne Rooney
First manager sacked: Martin Jol

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: Napoli
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Bayern Munich
Europa League: Benfica

World Cup winners: Spain

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MICHAEL COX
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal
Relegated: Crystal Palace, Hull, Sunderland
FA Cup: Chelsea
League Cup: Chelsea
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Juan Mata
Best signing: Stevan Jovetic
Worst signing: Emanuele Giaccherini
First manager sacked: Chris Hughton

European title winners
La Liga: Barcelona
Bundesliga: Bayern
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Serie A: Juventus
Champions League: Bayern
Europa League: Fiorentina

World Cup winners: Germany

RAPHAEL HONIGSTEIN
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, Spurs, Arsenal
Relegated: Hull, Fulham, Crystal Palace
FA Cup: Chelsea
League Cup: Manchester United
Golden Boot: Roberto Soldado
PFA Player of the Year: Vincent Kompany
Best signing: Stevan Jovetic
Worst signing: Yaya Sanogo
First manager sacked: Martin Jol

European title winners
La Liga: Barcelona
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Ligue 1: PSG
Champions League: Real Madrid
Europa League: Tottenham

World Cup winners: Brazil

JAMES HORNCASTLE
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, Manchester United, Tottenham
Relegated: Hull City, Crystal Palace, Cardiff
FA Cup: Chelsea
League Cup: Chelsea
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Juan Mata
Best signing: Wilfried Bony
Worst signing: Erik Pieters
First manager sacked: Alan Pardew

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Monaco
Champions League: Real Madrid
Europa League: Fiorentina

World Cup winners: Argentina

MIGUEL DELANEY
Premier League
Champions: Chelsea
Rest of top four in order: Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal
Relegated: Sunderland, Crystal Palace, Hull City
FA Cup: Manchester City
League Cup: Manchester United
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Eden Hazard
Best signing: Paulinho
Worst signing: Danny Graham
First manager sacked: Paolo Di Canio

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Bayern Munich
Europa League: Swansea City

World Cup winners: Spain

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ANDY BRASSELL
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, Manchester United, Tottenham
Relegated: Fulham, Hull, Crystal Palace
FA Cup: Swansea
League Cup: Chelsea
Golden Boot: Sergio Aguero
PFA Player of the Year: Philippe Coutinho
Best signing: Fernandinho
Worst signing: Erik Pieters
First manager sacked: Alan Pardew

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Real Madrid
Europa League: Spartak Moscow

World Cup winners: Spain

KEVIN PALMER
Premier League
Champions: Manchester City
Rest of top four in order: Chelsea, United, Arsenal
Relegated: Hull, Palace, Cardiff
FA Cup: Chelsea
League Cup: Manchester United
Golden Boot: Sergio Aguero
PFA Player of the Year: Vincent Kompany
Best signing: Jesus Navas
Worst signing: Andy Carroll
First manager sacked: Alan Pardew

European title winners
La Liga: Real Madrid
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Bayern Munich
Europa League: Arsenal

World Cup winners: Brazil

RICHARD JOLLY
Premier League
Champions: Chelsea
Rest of top four in order: Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal
Relegated: Stoke, Hull, Crystal Palace
FA Cup: Manchester United
League Cup: Arsenal
Golden Boot: Robin van Persie
PFA Player of the Year: Juan Mata
Best signing: Ricky van Wolfswinkel
Worst signing: Danny Graham
First manager sacked: Alan Pardew

European title winners
La Liga: Barcelona
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich
Serie A: Juventus
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League: Real Madrid
Europa League: Tottenham

World Cup winners: Brazil

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