The Scot said: "Whether they like it or not, they're going to be favourites. They'd have to lose a few games and then expect the teams up there with you to win all their games.
"So they've got a great chance this season and I hope they'll win it. Yeah I do [think they'll win it], why not? I just like the way they act when they're on the pitch. The camaraderie is very good there, you can sense it. When you see certain things happen on the pitch, very good."
And what of the manager? "I think he's talented," Graham said.
"He's probably worked with the best coach in the game at Manchester City for a few years. He's learned a lot about coaching and I think he's putting it to good use."
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