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UEFA Champions League Final: Manchester City vs Chelsea 05/29/2021 Picks, Previews and Betting Tips
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Manchester City vs Chelsea 05/29/2021 – Matchday has finally arrived as the UEFA Champions League final is all set to take place at the Estadio do Dragao Stadium in Porto, Portugal. The 2021 Champions League final is one of the most awaited games as two top English teams kick-off to go down in history. Chelsea, who won two games against Manchester City will look forward to taking their chances once again in this epic game. As for Manchester City, they are the defending English Premier League Champions and are keen on retaining their title. The field is set and both teams will kick-off as bettors continue to place their bets for this exciting final.
Manchester City vs Chelsea 05/29/2021
Manchester City was the top club in the Premier League ranking as they completed ahead of Manchester United and Liverpool. This team won 27, lost six, and tied five of their 38 overall games on the season. The City has been strong in their overall performance, but the offense has been a bit shaky with their numbers. From the defensive end, they seem to bring around a balance. However, there is room for improvement. Manchester City was strong enough to take out PSG, Newcastle, and Everton in their Semi-finals. Manchester has some of the top defensive players on their squad, but they also allowed the ball past the goalie in two games.
Players to watch: João Cancelo (P 28, YC 5, RC 1, PTS 8), Rodri (P 34, YC 6, RC 0, PTS 6), Bernardo Silva (P 26, YC 5, RC 0, PTS 5).
Chelsea has been a step ahead of Manchester when it comes to the number of goals scored on the season. While there is no major difference, Chelsea still takes the lead. Scoring for Chelsea has not been too easy either as they seem to have their own struggles. Chelsea’s defensive unit is the key to their success and they will strengthen their offense to push ahead of Manchester. Chelsea completed their regular season at the fourth spot ahead of Leicester City and made it to the group stage with ease. The biggest issue is that Chelsea lost more games than Manchester City.
Players to watch: César Azpilicueta (P 26, YC 5, RC 1, PTS 8), N’Golo Kanté (P 30, YC 7, RC 0, PTS 7), Andreas Christensen (P 17, YC 2, RC 1, PTS 5).
Manchester City vs Chelsea Betting Numbers
Summary: Both teams have come a long way with the help of their tight defensive strategy. On the other hand, they both have strong goalkeepers with managers with great tactical structures. Manchester will look forward to making use of their corners and the best soccer predictions tonight favor the City to win and retain their championship title.
Moneyline: This game might go past halftime with both teams struggling to score. While things may vary, the Moneyline seems to be safer with Manchester City than Chelsea. Some of the best betting websites have predicted against Chelsea to win.
Score Prediction: Manchester City will win this game with a predicted score of 2-1.