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The Script: How Chelsea's 2019/20 season will pan out according to the stats

Frank Lampard has sealed a fairytale return to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea manager – but how will he fare on the biggest stage?

The Script: How Chelsea's 2019/20 season will pan out according to Opta and Squawka

The 2019/20 Premier League season is upon us and Chelsea are looking to build on last season's third-place finish under new manager Frank Lampard.

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Ahead of the big kick-off, we asked data kings Google Cloud, Opta and Squawka to crunch all the numbers to produce a full script of the upcoming campaign.

So can Lampard keep his beloved Blues in the top four despite losing star man Eden Hazard to Real Madrid and the damaging impact of the club's two-window transfer ban?

Read this Chelsea excerpt to find out - and when you're done, be sure to check out BTSport.com's exclusive in-depth Chelsea season preview and more from The Script.

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