New season on the horizon

The best thing about a World Cup summer is that, after it finishes, the wait for the new season is only four weeks away. After a dramatic 2013/2014, full of twists and turns, what can we expect this year?

The best thing about a World Cup summer is that, after it finishes, the wait for the new season is only four weeks away. After a dramatic 2013/2014, full of twists and turns, what can we expect this year?

How will a Suarez-less Liverpool cope? Can Louis Van Gaal and Manchester United knock them back off their second-place perch?

Arsene Wenger and Arsenal are like kids with their communion money. Alexis Sanchez has already signed with rumours of a move for Sami Khedira in the pipeline. Can Diego Costa be the missing piece in Jose Mourinho’s jigsaw? All four remain in chase of the juggernaut that is Manchester City.

After a hectic World Cup, the batteries need a quick recharge so ‘The Beautiful Game’ takes a few weeks off for some badly needed R&R but we’ll be back in a few weeks with a comprehensive preview of what promises to be another extraordinary season of Premier League football.