Chelsea odds to retain their Premier League title may not be your best bet and it may be that the Blues have switched their attention on trying to claim a second Champions League title in Kiev, Ukraine. So what are the Chelsea to win Champions League odds in a few months time?
Chelsea Odds to Win the Champions League 2018
Once again Antonio Conte’s Chelsea side are huge outsiders to lift the trophy in May, just as they were when they won it for the very first time a few years ago. Now in 2018 and as the knockout rounds approach Chelsea to win Champions League odds are 25/1 (26.0). One big obstacle in the way of the Blues advancing through to the final this year is that they have been drawn against Barcelona in the first knockout round of the Champions League.
Conte’s side aren’t even backed as the favourites to defeat Barca over two legs, but know they can draw on experience in overcoming the odds and defeating Messi and co – as they did famously in 2012.
Latest Champions League Winner Odds
As is obvious now, Chelsea are not favourites to win the Champions League and will to overcome an in-form Barcelona side to march up the odds market. In fact it’s league rivals Manchester City who are the frontrunners to lift their first ever trophy, followed by two other in-form Europeans clubs – Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain.
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When did Chelsea win the Champions League?
While the odds on Chelsea to win the Champions League aren’t exactly in their favour in 2018 they were similarly negative back in 2012 when the Blues marched to the first ever win in Europe’s elite club competition. On the 19th May 2012 in the Allianz Arena the Blues, led by Roberto di Matteo defeated Bayern Munich on their home ground in the final, sparking mass jubilation in west London and further making legends of players like Frank Lampard and Drogba in the process.
Chelsea Champions League Fixtures 2018
Make a note Chelsea fans – the Champions League knockout round of 16 kicks off on February 13th and concludes on March 14th 2018 with two legs being played to determine who will progress to the quarter finals. Most of all Chelsea’s two fixtures take place on the 20th of February and 14th of March.