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FOUR Teams That Will Harass Big Six Clubs In EPL The Coming Season.

Chelsea will be playing against Villarreal today at 22:00EAT in the UEFA super cup final following their victories in champions league and Europa League last season respectively.

After the game, all eyes and attention will be shifted to the 2021/22 European football season which will start on 13th August (Friday) where Arsenal will be welcoming new boys Brentford.

In the English Premier League, the big six clubs (Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Totenham Hotspur will be competing for supremacy in attempt to win the title.

However, there are several average teams in the league that will actually threaten these big six clubs and will probably deny them some important points.

Basing to current performance, squad depth and team form, the following four teams will be the one to watch:


They were on fire last season upto the extent of fighting for the UEFA Champions League ticket with only a slight difference of points between them and the 4th placed team.

The squad has a number of potential players such as Declan Rice, Thomas Souceck, Mark Antonio and others.

David Moyes side is expected to add more improvement in the coming season and top teams will fear playing against them.


They set a record in their first season in the league by finishing the whole season unbeaten at home to any of the big six clubs.

Some of their great victories included beating Totenham Hotspur 3-1 at home and winning against Manchester City 2-1 despite having a red card in the first half.

Marcelo Bielsa's squad has a good number of top players that can cause damage to the opposition at any time, including Portuguese winger Raphinha, England star Kalvin Phillips, forward Patrick Bamford, contentious goalkeeper Ilan Maslier among others.

Leeds United will be another team to watch over.


Liverpool fans are the ones who know the strength of Aston Villa after being thrashed 7-2 in the first leg of EPL game.

Although they have lost one of their top players Jack Grealish to Manchester City, they still have a good team including Ollie Watkins, Emiliano Buendia, Dany Ings, Anwar El Ghazi and others.

The big six teams will be afraid of meeting them during the campaign.


Brendan Rodgers has actually transformed Leicester City into a formidable and competence team.

Their latest win was on Saturday when they silenced league winners Manchester City 1-0 in the community shield cup final.

Their squad is very deep and good with Jamie Vardy, Kelechi Iheanacho, Your Tielemans, James Maddison, Wilfred Ndidi, just a mention of some sort of threatening players at the club.

Following their success against the big six clubs last season complemented with some new signings, Leicester City will back on its winning form and wait to watch them.

Thw above four teams will actually give the top six teams a sleepless night in the coming English Premier League season.

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