|Following a lucky own goal by Riise, Chelsea host Liverpool in the second leg of their Champions’ League clash with a home advantage and an away goal already to their name.|
Either Chelsea or Liverpool will play Manchester United following the Red Devils’ 1-0 (1-0 agg.) defeat of Barcelona at Old Trafford yesterday. Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has admitted The Blues have an advantage in the second leg.
“They’re a very good team and have been strong for a long time,” he conceded. “I’ll be realistic and say the advantage lies with Chelsea.”
His views are reflected by the bookies as odds on a Liverpool victory are drifting – the best odds for that outcome are offered by Expekt at 11/4. A Chelsea victory pays off at 14/11 with Pinnacle and a draw 11/5 at PaddyPower. As always, odds are subject to change between print and kick-off, so use a site such as OddsChecker to find the best odds.