Chelsea vs. Arsenal Highlifgts
- 2019 UEFA Europa League Final, Wednesday, May 29, 3 p.m., Baku, Azerbaijan
- Chelsea (+135) vs. Arsenal (+205), draw (+235), odds by BetStars NJ
- Where to watch: TNT, UniMas, Univision Deportes Network, and Fubo.tv
Chelsea vs. Arsenal May 29 Preview
Two London teams, Arsenal and Chelsea, will travel halfway around the world for a chance to win major trophy this week.
The teams will be vying for the UEFA Europa League title, and a chance to play in the UEFA Super Cup in August. But for Arsenal, a win would mean so much more next season: a spot in the UEFA Champions League.
Chelsea has already qualified for the Champions League thanks to its fourth place finish in the Premier League, but the Gunners finished fifth, and will head back to this completion next season if they lose Wednesday.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel for Arsenal, due to the political concerns between Armenia and Azerbaijan. He scored the second goal in Manchester United’s 2-0 win in the 2017 final against Ajax, but Arsenal may not miss the player much.
The betting lines are tight for this match. Both Chelsea (+135) and Arsenal (+205) are plus money, with the draw +235. If you want to bet a team to lift ht cup, Chelsea is a -143 favorite, with Arsenal at +110.
Chelsea vs. Arsenal May 29 Prediction
Both teams to score is -143, with no +110.
In the last seven games the two teams have played, Arsenal has won two, Chelsea one, and there have been four draws, two which were 0-0. The teams spilt the games this season, with Arsenal wining 2-0 in January, and Chelsea taking a 3-2 victory in August.
Olivier Giroud is the leading scorer in the competition, and a bet on him to tally (if he starts) could be a winner.