England – Premier League
Major Takeaway: Anything is possible in the Premier League now with the new TV money. Leicester City did this before the money kicks in. They shocked the world this season and are the story of the century.
Question for Next Season: Can Leicester be successful in the Champions League and stay strong in the Premier League?
Champion: Leicester City
Champions League Places: Leicester City, Arsenal, Tottenham, and Manchester City (United will qualify if they defeat Bournemouth 18-0 on Tuesday)
Europa League Places: Southampton, Manchester United, and West Ham United or Crystal Palace (Depending on FA Cup final this weekend)
Relegated: Newcastle United, Norwich City, Aston Villa
Spain – La Liga
Major Takeaway: Barcelona has now won 8 of the last 12 La Liga titles. They have been dominant in the league and look to continue this in the future with MSN.
Question for Next Season: How will Zidane reshape Real Madrid, and can they win their first league title since 2011-12?
Champions League Places: Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, and Villarreal
Europa League Places: Athletic Bilbao, Celta Vigo, and Sevilla
Relegated: Rayo Vallecano, Getafe, and Levante
Italy – Serie A
Major Takeaway: Despite a slow start, Juventus won their 5th Serie A title in a row. They are becoming unbeaten in Italy and will look to continue to strengthen this summer.
Question for Next Season: Can Napoli or Roma push Juventus all the way next season?
Champions League Places: Juventus, Napoli, and Roma
Europa League Places: Inter Milan, Fiorentina, and Sassuolo or Milan (Depends on Coppa Italia next weekend)
Relegated: Carpi, Frosinone, and Verona
Germany – Bundesliga
Major Takeaway: Dortmund responded very well this season, but it was not enough to keep pace with Bayern Munich as they fell 10 points shy of them in the end. Munich won their 4th straight title.
Question for Next Season: Who can join Dortmund and Bayern at the top and how will Bayern look under Ancelotti?
Champion: Bayern Munich
Champions League Places: Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund, Bayer Leverkusen, and Borussia Monchengladbach
Europa League Places: Schalke 04, Mainz 05, and Hertha Berlin
Relegation Play off: Eintracht Frankfurt
Relegated: Stuttgart and Hannover
France – Ligue 1
Major Takeaway: PSG dominated this season from start to finish and look a league and a half better than the rest of the league. If you were to take them out of the league, then it was very competitive and exciting. Hopefully some of the other teams will be able to close the gap soon.
Question for Next Season: Can anyone end the monopoly that is PSG?
Champion: Paris Saint-Germain
Champions League Places: PSG, Lyon, and Monaco
Europa League Places: Nice, Lille, and St. Etienne or Marseille (Depends on Coupe de France Final)
Relegated: Reims, Ajaccio, and Troyes
Come back tomorrow for a preview of the Europa League Final between Sevilla and Liverpool.