Barca Still Favourites For Cl Despite Defeat…rdm Favourite To Permanently Take Over From Avb

Chelsea held on for a famous victory against Barcelona at the same time landing odds of 4/1. William Hill make the Blues 6/1 (from 8/1) to win the Champions League although Barcelona remain the favourites at 11/10. Barcelona are 1/4 to win at the Nou Camp in the return leg with Chelsea 10/1 and the draw 4/1.

“Barca just could not find the net tonight but we cannot imagine them squandering such chances in the second leg and we fancy them to be eliminated after the next match,” said Hill’s spokesman Joe Crilly.

Didier Drogba scored the winner and he is 4/7 to start ahead of Torres for the second leg. Roberto Di Matteo has overseen just one defeat and he is the 7/4 favourite to get the job on a permanent basis ahead of Rafa Benitez at 9/4 and Jose Mourinho at 11/4.

Barca Goals in the second leg: 4/6 none; 7/2 one; 5/1 two; 9/1 three; 16/1 four; 33/1 five; 50/1 six or more

Champions League winner: 11/10 Barca; 5/2 Real Madrid; 7/2 Bayern Munich; 6/1 Chelsea

Second leg 90 minute prices: 1/4 Barcelona; 10/1 Chelsea; 4/1 Draw

Qualify: 2/5 Barcelona; 10/1 Chelsea

Chelsea CL and FA Cup double: 10/1

To start the second leg: 5/4 Torres; 4/7 Drogba

Next Permanent Chelsea boss: 7/4 Roberto Di Matteo; 9/4 Rafael Benitez; 11/4 Jose Mourinho; 8/1 Pep Guardiola; 9/1 Laurent Blanc; 14/1 Joachim Low; 14/1 Moyes; 25/1 BAR

Joe Crilly
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Terry Odds On To Succeed Rio As England Skipper

Terry odds-on to take armband from Rio:

WITH JOHN TERRY now 2/7 with William Hill to succeed Rio Ferdinand as ‘permanent’ England captain and team mate Frank Lampard 5/2 to do so, Hills offer 16/1 that the two will both score (in 90m) against F C Copenhagen in their Champions League match on Wednesday evening. ‘Capello appears to be on the verge of ditching Rio Ferdinand as England skipper, replacing him with a back-in-favour John Terry’ said Hill’s spokesman Graham Sharpe.
Hills make Chelsea a virtually unbackable 1/100 to go through against the Danes, who are 16/1 to eliminate Chelsea.
Chelsea are 1/3 to win the game in 90mins with the draw 19/5 and an away win 17/2.
Both teams to score – 21/20 Yes; 7/10 No
To win both halves: 6/4 Chelsea; 25/1 FCC
Come from behind to win – 13/2 Chelsea; 25 FCC
Score in both halves – 10/11 Chelsea; 7/1 FCC
Win to nil – 4/5 Chelsea
Clean sheet – 4/6 Chelsea; 13/2 FCC
Gronkjaer to return to Chelsea & score – 11/2
Torres & Drogba both to score – 2/1
Torres & Anelka both to score – 9/5
Torres to score & Chelsea win – 4/5

**Chelsea have scored 7 goals in the first 30 minutes of CL games, more than any other side.
Chelsea to score in first 30 minutes – 10/11

Total Chelsea Goals
None – 13/2
One – 11/4
Two – 9/4
Three – 16/5
Four or more – 10/3


Chelsea win and there to be over 2.5 goals in the match – 8/11


William Hill offer 7/1 that misfiring striker Fernando Torres will not score for Chelsea in any of their next five games –but go 4/5 that he’ll fnally get off the mark against FC Copenhagen on Wednesday night.

Fernando Torres First Chelsea Goal: 4/5 Copenhagen; 5/2 Manchester City; 5/1 Stoke; 8/1 Wigan; 12/1 West Brom; 7/1 None of the next five.

90M ODDS…4/11 R Madrid; 15/4 draw; 15/2 Lyon – Progress- 1/5 RM; 10/3 Lyon.

Further information…….graham sharpe…..0208 918 3731

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Will Jose Pay Penalty At Chelsea ?


JOSE MOURINHO’s Inter Milan are 28/1with William Hill to eliminate Chelsea in a penalty shoot-out as they meet in the Champions League on Tuesday. Hills make Chlesea 25/1 to go through in the same manner, while the Blues are 18/1 to win during extra time, with Inter 40/1 to do likewise. Chelsea are 8/11 to make it through to the next round, with Inter evens to eliminate Chelsea.
**Chelsea are 10/1with William Hill to win the Treble this season; 15/8 to win nothing; 11/4 Prem-FA Cup; 6/1 FA Cup-Champions League; 7/1 Prem- Champs League.
William Hill…..Highest Scoring Champions League Game this week:
Barcelona vs Stuttgart 7/4
Chelsea vs Inter Milan 5/2
Sevilla vs CSKA Moscow 11/4
Bordeaux vs Olympiacos 7/2
TO QUALIFY……1/ 4 Sevilla v CSKA 11/4; 1/10 Bordeaux v Olympiacos 11/2; 1/16 Barcelona v Stuttgart 7/1.
TO WIN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE…..5/2 Barcelona; 7/2 Man Utd; 4/1 Chelsea; 7/1 Arsenal; 9/1 Inter; 10 Bayern; 12 Lyon; 16 Sevilla; 25 Bordeaux; 150 CSKA; 200 Olympiacos; Stuttgart.
PREM TEAM TO GO FURTHEST….11/8 Man Utd; 6/4 Chelsea; 9/4 Arsenal.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE TOP SCORER…10/11 Ronaldo; 11/4 Rooney; 7/1 Drogba; 9/1 Messi.
Further information……..graham sharpe…0208 918 3731

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