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The Script: How the 2019/20 Premier League grudge matches will pan out according to the stats

The new season is only days away and with it brings the opportunity to settle old scores as fans look ahead to some mouthwatering matches over the coming nine months.

The Premier League boasts some of the most mouthwatering grudge matches for fans to sink their teeth into

After a long summer, the wait is nearly over for Premier League football as the 2019/20 season gets underway with a bang.

Nine months of twists and turns are sure to follow as the world's most exciting competition throws up another year of drama for fans to sink their teeth into.

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All eyes will be transfixed on another tantalising title race - but away from the top of the table, there are plenty of scores to be settled between old rivals over the course of the campaign.

In anticipation of the big kick-off, we asked the data boffins at Google Cloud, Opta and Squawka to crunch all the numbers to produce a full script of the upcoming season.

Read this exclusive excerpt to find out how they believe some of the league's biggest grudge matches will play out - and when you're done, check out more from The Script.


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The Script: Team by Team