Ahead of the big kick-off, we recruited the data boffins at Google Cloud, Opta and Squawka and set them the challenge of producing a full script of the upcoming campaign.
So will Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuttl recapture the glory days of Ronald Koeman? Or will they find themselves scrapping for survival?
Read this Southampton excerpt to find out - and when you're done, remember to check out BTSport.com's exclusive in-depth Southampton season preview and more from The Script.
MORE FROM THE SCRIPT:
- The Script of the 2019/20 Season - Read in full
- How were The Script's conclusions calculated?
- Premier League: The final standings
- Premier League: The Golden Boot race
- Premier League: The relegation battle
- Premier League: The 'Big Six' mini-league
- Premier League: Playmaker award
- Champions League: The knockout stages
- Europa League: The knockout stages
BT Sport will show 52 exclusively live Premier League games this season - more than ever before - as well as every game in the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League proper, plus selected Emirates FA Cup, Ladbrokes Premiership, Vanarama National League, Bundesliga, Ligue 1 and FA Women's Super League games.
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