Category Archives: Champions League

The can’t-miss games to watch in March

We are heading into the business end of the football season with the Champions League and Europa League competitions returning at the knockout stage and the league titles to be battled out in the final months. Whilst neither UEFA club cup competition can be won in March, it can certainly be lost as 16 teams will become eight before the month is out and the quarter-final draw takes place on 19 March. There are a couple Round of 16 matches…
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Who’s making the top four? A look at the Champions League chasers

The Premier League top four is as open as it’s been for some time. In fact take a spin on a slot in a real money online casino and it could spit out a wealth of different combinations as the likes of West Ham, Everton and Aston Villa all join the party alongside the usual suspect. Of course, in online gambling terms, Manchester City are dead certs. In fact, you’d be hard pushed to say they’ll finish anywhere but first…
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Champions League second round preview & predictions

The 2020-21 UEFA Champions League returns this week with four first leg matches from the Round of 16. One of the biggest ties of the round takes place from Camp Nou on Tuesday night as Barcelona host last season’s runners-up Paris Saint-Germain. Defending Premier League champions Liverpool travel to RB Leipzig in the other game the same night. 24 hours later sees FC Porto hosting Andrea Pirlo’s Juventus, and Borussia Dortmund travel to Sevilla. The two pre-season favourites with the…
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Bayern Munich and Man City among favourites to win Champions League

Bayern Munich remain the bookmakers’ favourites to win the 2020-21 UEFA Champions League following Monday’s draw. The defending champions have been drawn up against Lazio in the second round, with the first leg taking place in February. The champions of Germany are currently 11/4 favourites with leading bookmakers. Lazio progressed from Group F with 10 points, behind Borussia Dortmund. Club Brugge and Zenit St Petersburg were the other sides in the group. Simone Inzaghi’s side were impressive in finishing fourth…
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Which teams have won the most Champions League titles?

Since the European Cup first came to fruition in the mid-1950s, 22 different clubs have lifted the sought-after trophy. It’s no surprise that teams often target European success, with highly-respected managers, such as Sir Alex Ferguson, believing that the competition is better than the FIFA World Cup. Throughout the Champions League’s 65-year history, some clubs have dominated the knockout tournament, winning the European Cup on several occasions. So, let’s take a look at which teams have won the most Champions…
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What are Spurs’ chances of Champions League success?

It is no great secret that Tottenham Hotspur haven’t really performed too well in this season’s Europa League competition thus far. Their performances have been so dire that they have fallen to odds of 10/1 to lift the Eruopa League trophy outright – a long way shy of fellow English sides Arsenal (5/1) and Leicester City (8/1). These odds are from trusted Cancasinos online casino but there are more gambling sites than ever before, and a number of different points…
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Can Pep Guardiola Win Manchester City the Champions League?

Despite being the most successful English team of the last decade, Manchester City seem unable to achieve European success. Between 2010 and 2019, the Citizens lifted more domestic silverware than any other club, claiming a total of 16 trophies, as per Manchester City’s official website.   However, under the likes of Manuel Pellegrini, Pep Guardiola, and Roberto Mancini, a Champions League trophy has yet to be added to the collection. So, is the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager the…
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Champions League: fixtures, preview and predictions

The Champions League returns on August 7 and 8, with the remaining round of 16 ties scheduled to be played to a conclusion. The winners of those four matches will join the four teams who have already booked their places in the quarter-finals. The format of the final phase of the competition has been revised with the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final all now set to be staged as one-off ties in Portugal. Favourites in Pole Position to Progress Manchester City…
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Details on the 2019-20 Champions League finish

UEFA have confirmed the details on how the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League will be completed. The competition had been three-quarters of the way through the round of 16 prior to the coronavirus disruption by mid-March, causing football to be suspended around Europe (with the exception of Belarus). Manchester City are the current bookmakers’ favourites to win the trophy for the first time in their history, with odds as high as 3/1, as per oddsfactory.co.uk. Pep Guardiola’s side are followed directly…
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UEFA Champions League matchday 4 preview: Premier League giants look to take one step into knockout rounds

It’s been relatively smooth sailing for the majority of the Premier League clubs in the UEFA Champions League so far, even though a few hiccups have threatened last season’s finalists Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on occasions. Spurs, in particular, are reeling from their recent struggles in the league. They’re stuck in 11th place in the Premier League, failing to win matches and at rock-bottom in terms of confidence.  So a trip to Belgrade to take on the daunting FK Crvena…
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