English Premier League 2014-2015 Season Preview

Tuesday August 12th, 2014

The 2014-2015 English Premier League season kicks off this weekend, with Manchester City beginning its title defense, Manchester United beginning life under Louis van Gaal, Liverpool beginning life after Luis Suarez and a host of other challengers vying for the trophy.

Can Jose Mourinho lead a new-look Chelsea back to the promised land? Has Arsenal strengthened its squad enough to make a run at the title? Is Roberto Martinez's Everton top-four quality after falling just short last season? How will U.S. national team standouts Jozy Altidore, Tim Howard, Brad Guzan and Geoff Cameron fare during another year overseas? These questions and more will be answered over the next nine months. In the meantime, read our experts' 20 in-depth team-by-team previews here, detailing everything from player movement, offseason storylines, players to watch, stadium info and much more:


SCHEDULES: Every team's 2014-2015 fixture list

GLOCKNER: What's the scenario? Best-, worst-case seasons for each team

LYTTLETON: What is success for post-Luis Suarez Liverpool?

WILSON: The reasoning behind and fallout from Southampton's mass exodus

BIRD: Inside Louis van Gaal's Manchester United makeover

LYTTLETON: 10 players with points to prove

VIDEO: Americans in EPL | Major storylines | Top newcomers | Predictions

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