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Who’s going to win the Premier League? / Kickdex, a stats-based index that assigns a value to every team and player

This may change your mind about who’s going to win the Premier League .

Chelsea may occupy top spot in the Premier League, Manchester City remain the bookmakers’ favourites to win the title in May and Arsenal are hanging in there (somehow), but Liverpool are currently the best team in the division.

That’s according to Kickdex a stats-based index that assigns a value to every team and player in the top flight and fluctuates according to performance – like the stock market. Read ON

Recent wins over Fulham (3-2) and Arsenal (5-1) have lifted Liverpool’s value above that of City, Arsenal and Chelsea – who are ranked in that order – yet it’s still lower than at the start of the season and some way short of its peak just before Christmas

That spike came during a 3-1 win over Cardiff that followed emphatic wins over Tottenham (5-1), West Ham (4-1) and Norwich (5-1). Liverpool’s value dipped with consecutive defeats to City and Chelsea but has picked up since their emphatic Merseyside derby triumph and those victories against Arsenal and Fulham.  Read ON