Premier League preview No8: Manchester United | Daniel Taylor

Guardian

United must put the final day of last season behind them and make Old Trafford feel like a happy place againGuardian writers' predicted position: 2nd (NB: this is not necessarily Daniel Taylor's prediction, but the average of our writers' tips)Last season's position: 2ndOdds to win the league: 13-5Sunday 13 May 2012. Manchester United are winning 1-0 at Sunderland. Wayne Rooney has scored the goal that has put them on the verge of the Premier League title and, in a corner of the Stadium of Light, a small army of construction staff is already in position, waiting to assemble the stage for the presentation of the trophy.Sir Dave Richards, the Premier League's chairman, leaves his seat just as the game is going into stoppage time. It will be his job to hand over the medals, so he makes his way to the end of his row and through the VIP area t...

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