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Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions for Wednesday’s Champions League match at the Wanda Metropolitano. The Premier League champions are on the road for a tough match away to Atletico. Read on for all our Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea free predictions and Betting Tips.

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions, match date, time and kickoff

The Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea match date and time is set. Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea fixture is on Wednesday, 27 September and game kick-off time is 19:45 BST at the Wanda Metropolitano.

Date: Wednesday, 27 September
Time: 19:45
Stadium: Wanda Metropolitano, Spain

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions

Here are the best Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea odds and our Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea Predictions and Betting Tips:

Best Odds Home Win: 2.2 with Unibet

Best Odds Away Win: 3.6 with Unibet

Best Odds Draw: 3.3 with Unibet

Our Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid prediction

We expect a draw at 3.3 with Unibet. Below you can read the reasons for our Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions.

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Correct Score Predictions

We expect a 0-0 draw at 8.0 with bet365

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid First Goal Scorer Prediction

We expect no first goalscorer at 8.0 with bet365

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Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Reasons For Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions & Betting Tips

Atletico Madrid are the favourites to win this match, in what is the first ever Champions League match at their new Wanda Metropolitano stadium. The Spaniards are priced at 2.2 with Unibet.

It’s a clash between two of Europe’s elite, and two sides who are perhaps more well known for their defending rather than their attacking. It should be an intriguing, tactical battle with little between the teams.

For this reason, we are going out on a limb and backing a draw for this one at 3.3 with Unibet. More specifically, we think this could be goalless, with 0-0 priced at 8.0 with bet365.

Chelsea’s last two away trips to Atletico have ended in draws, albeit both coming at the Vicente Calderon. They drew 0-0 in the Champions League semi-final in 2014, and 2-2 in the group stages in 2009.

Both teams won at the weekend and are in good form. However, Atletico have already drawn 0-0 twice this month and often struggle to break down strong defensive units such as Chelsea.

The Blues will recognise that this is their hardest match of the group, and will perhaps opt to play fairly safe and not too many risks. They will want to win, but after getting off to a flyer beating Qarabag 6-0, a draw wouldn’t be the worst result.

After his hat-trick at the weekend many will back Alvaro Morata to score the first goal at 6.5 with bet365. However, we think no first scorer at 8.0 with bet365 could be the way to go here.

 

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea Form

Atletico Madrid host Chelsea at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday night. The Blues are looking to become the first opposition team to score and win at the new stadium.

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Chelsea Form

Chelsea have been in good form, getting back to winning ways in the league with a 4-0 away win at Stoke City on Saturday. Alvaro Morata scored a hat-trick and will now want to get off the mark in Europe.

Chelsea Form: WWDWWW

Atletico Madrid Form

Atletico have made their best start since the year they won the league in 2013/14. They will be desperate to win in the first Champions League match at the new stadium after drawing their opener against Roma.

Atletico Madrid Form: WWWDDW

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea Head To Head (H2H)

Atletico have had the better of recent contests, winning the European Super Cup final in 2012 and defeating the Blues in the 2013/14 Champions League semi-final. However, Chelsea were 4-0 winners at Stamford Bridge in the group stages in 2009. They have only met fiev times before in their history.

Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea stats

Club P W D L
Chelsea 5 1 2 2
Atletico Madrid 5 2 2 1

Chelsea Team News

Chelsea will be without Danny Drinkwater and Pedro due to injury, although David Luiz and Gary Cahill are set to return in defence. Diego Costa has now of course left the club, sealing his move to Wednesday’s opponents Atletico last week.

Atletico Madrid Team News

Diego Costa may have signed from Chelsea last week, but neither he or fellow new arrival Vitolo can play until January. Augusto Fernandez is injured, but otherwise Atletico have a clean bill of health.

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid predictions

Home Win: Draw at 3.3 with Unibet

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Correct Score Prediction

0-0 draw at 8.0 with bet365

Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

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