Champions League Outings for Liverpool And Chelsea
Chelsea and Liverpool are in European action tonight against Spanish and Italian opposition in the Champions League with bookmakers betting both will have an easy time of it.
Currently sitting second in their group on goal difference after three of six matches, Liverpool take on leaders Atletico Madrid at Anfield with bookmakers SkyBet.com and WillHill.com offering a home victory at odds of 1/2.
Despite losing on Saturday to a reinvigorated Tottenham Hotspurs in the domestic league, bookies Ladbrokes.com, Sportingbet.com and Totesport.com also believe that Liverpool will triumph with odds of 8/15.
Fans of Spanish football can only do as well as 9/2 with Totesport.com and Ladbrokes.com while PaddyPower.com, Boylesports.com, WillHill.com and Sportingbet.com are offering an away win at 5/1. A draw could be a better bet with 888.com, BlueSq.com and WillHill.com offering odds of 12/5 that honours will remain even while Totesport.com and Ladbrokes.com are giving 5/2.
Chelsea took over at the top of the English Premier League this weekend after Liverpool’s loss and must now travel to Italy to take on a Roma side rapidly spiralling out of control after four straight defeats.
Online bookmaker Bet365.com is offering Chelsea at odds of 11/10 to win at Rome’s Stadio Olimpico, which is matched by Totesport.com, BetFred.com, BlueSq.com, PaddyPower.com, BetDirect.com, StanJames.com and Coral.co.uk. Those looking for longer odds can only do as well as the 6/5 offered by Boylesports.com, SkyBet.com and Ladbrokes.com.
The best odds on a Roma win are the 2/1 being given by Totesport.com while WillHill.com has gone with 21/10 followed by 12/5 from Sportingbet.com, Boylesports.com, SkyBet.com, Canbet.com Ladbrokes.com, 888Sport.com and Extrabet.com. WillHill.com is giving odds of 21/10 on a tie alongside Extrabet.com while Ladbrokes.com is offering 11/5. This has been matched by Bet365.com and Boylesports.com and slightly ahead of the 9/4 offered by most others including 888Sport.com, Coral.co.uk and BetFred.com.