Antonio Conte is not happy. Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho are not happy. Arsene Wenger is reasonably happy and so is Mauricio Pochettino.

The happiest of all the Premier League’s heavyweight managers is Pep Guardiola. The 2017-18 season starts with differing moods among the men who will contest the title in the world’s richest league.

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