Prem Forecast: Man City now favorites

Sergio Aguero, Manuel Pellegrini and Man City are favored to repeat as champs, according to the latest SPI forecast. Michael Regan/Getty Images

Welcome to the first edition of Insider's Premier League Forecaster, an end-of-season table projection fueled by ESPN's Soccer Power Index (SPI), a regression-based algorithm designed to predict soccer matches. SPI simulates the remainder of the season 10,000 times, using the odds of each projected match, with the end result presented in the table below.