What if West Ham didn't sign the Argentines?
What had turned out to be an illegal deal, Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano signed for West Ham and arguably kept them in the Premier League.
We can now put that argument to bed as the simulation predicts that the Hammers would have succumbed to relegation without the Argentine internationals.
A 36 goal haul from Carlton Cole and Dean Ashton wasn't enough to keep them in the league.
Now we know why Sheffield United were so damn angry.