While we are still two weeks away from the opening of the English Premier League season, the rigorous 44-match schedule of the championship starts on Saturday.
The English second flight is known as one of the most competitive leagues in the world because of its vast size and treacherous scheduling.
Last season, Cardiff City, Hull City and Crystal Palace catapulted themselves up to the EPL while Queens Park Rangers, Reading and Wigan slipped back down to the lower division.
Are one of the three newly demoted clubs in line to make a move back up to the EPL this season?
Read on to see who are the five clubs with the best chances of clinching promotion to the top flight this season.