The new season gets underway in just two days, with Manchester United hosting Leicester City. Manchester United, who are with Adidas, earn £75 million a year in a 10-year agreement signed in 2014.
Collymore feels that Liverpool FC are likely to finish second next season ahead of Manchester United in third and Tottenham Hotspur in fourth.
West Ham United with Chilean Manuel Pellegrini and Everton with Portugal's Marco Silva have new managers and have spent significant money on new faces as they look to make sure last season's struggles become top-half progress.
"I speak to clubs who say: 'This is fantastic, we knew what the deadline was and we've worked to that.' But there are other clubs who say they haven't got time and wish we hadn't made a decision to do it".
"People ask "can you improve on 100 points" and I say no because we are not here to do that".
Trump Going Ahead With Tariffs On $16B In Chinese Imports
The trade balance between the two countries, which is at the center of the tariffs tussle, continued to be in favor of China. Chinese state media, reflecting the government's stance, has said China will not be cowed in the face of USA threats.
Saudi FM says 'nothing to mediate' in dispute with Canada
Saudi Arabia's main state wheat buying agency has told grains exporters it will no longer buy Canadian wheat and barley. Saudi Arabia has invested about $6 billion in Canadian businesses since 2006, data compiled by Bloomberg show.