Therefore, it probably goes without saying that football is not played inside some Sky Sports maths computer, which uses an “algorithm to rank results, previous performances and the difficulty of upcoming fixtures” to give probabilities on how the Premier League will finish.
However, who doesn’t love a mystic Sky Sports maths robot!? Here’s what the Premier Predictor had to say earlier this evening:
The title race appears to be almost over, with Chelsea given an 87% chance of finishing top.
Manchester City apparent...