Revealed! How the Premier League table will look in May

Manchester City champions ahead of Sir Alex Ferguson's men, Chelsea beating Arsenal to third, and Tottenham Hotspur missing out on the top four. It's prediction time...

Where will your side finish in 2012-13? With the season just one week away, our pundits have put our heads together to give you a comprehensive set of predictions.

Opinions and analysis on all 20 Premier League clubs are given here by 12 of our writers and pundits here at HITC Sport. On the basis of the predictions from our 'daring dozen' we have calculated how the table will look come next May.

How does it work? All the predictions are totalled together, the team with the lowest score will finish 1st, and the highest will finish 20th. 

Here is the table as we see it, with links to full predictions for all 20 Premier League clubs.

1) Manchester City

2) Manchester United

3) Chelsea

4) Arsenal

5) Tottenham Hotspur

6) Liverpool

7) Newcastle United

8) Everton

9) Fulham

10) Sunderland

11) Aston Villa

12) Stoke City

13) QPR

14) Swansea City

15) West Ham United

16) West Bromwich Albion

17) Norwich City

18) Reading

19) Wigan Athletic

20) Southampton

Predictions are just that, an early guess at the how the next football season will pan out. Of course it will be full of surprises, twists and turns, and we expect scandal too. After a season where Chelsea emerged as Champions League winners, it is a dangerous game predicting anything, but we've given it a go, so let us know your 20 teams in order too.

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