As the big kick-off looms, we recruited the data boffins at Google Cloud, Opta and Squawka and tasked them with producing a full script of the upcoming campaign based on the statistical evidence at their disposal.
So with club-record signing Sebastien Haller set to lead the line and fellow new boy Pablo Fornals orchestrating a talented midfield behind the big front man, will the Hammers have the quality required to secure a top-half finish?
Read this West Ham excerpt to find out - and when you're finished, be sure to explore BTSport.com's exclusive in-depth West Ham 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
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