Chelsea Vs Bayern Munich Prediction
|20/02/2021||Ein Frankfurt - Bayern Munich||L2:1|
|15/02/2021||Bayern Munich - Bielefeld||D3:3|
|05/02/2021||Hertha - Bayern Munich||W0:1|
|30/01/2021||Bayern Munich - Hoffenheim||W4:1|
|24/01/2021||Schalke 04 - Bayern Munich||W0:4|
|20/01/2021||Augsburg - Bayern Munich||W0:1|
|04/02/2021||Tottenham - Chelsea||W0:1|
|31/01/2021||Chelsea - Burnley||W2:0|
|27/01/2021||Chelsea - Wolves||D0:0|
|19/01/2021||Leicester - Chelsea||L2:0|
|16/01/2021||Fulham - Chelsea||W0:1|
|03/01/2021||Chelsea - Man City||L1:3|
Both of these sides performed one of the very memorable Champions League finals of the previous decade in Bayern's home stadium. They were shocked within their own ground to lose that final, which was a significant blow for the Bavarians.
It seems like Bayern have not forgotten their loss to Chelsea. Since dropping the 2012 Champions League last, Bayern Munich have removed Language clubs at four of their five following home/away ties in the competition. Will that be true once again?
That is a clash between two sides who have been constant contenders in Europe of late. Chelsea have reached the knockout stages of the Champions League 14 times in 17 seasons because 2003/04 -- just Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich can boast more knockout looks over that time. However, the Blues have not made it beyond the round of 16 because 2013/14.
The Bavarians have made it past the round of 16 in seven of their last eight campaigns, the sole exception coming last year when they were eliminated by Liverpool.
The four preceding games in all competitions involving Chelsea and Bayern Munich have generated 17 goals, an average of 4.25 each game. Given how both sides are playing with this term, we expect a second thriller. The Bavarians won maximum points (18/18) and had a goal difference of +19 from the Champions League group stages this season, the best-ever performance by a group at the group phase of the competition.
Meanwhile, both teams have scored in five of Chelsea's final six home twists in this competition. In the group stage, four of their final five games saw over 2.5 goals scored. Bayern are most likely to add to that given their scoring type, together with the visitors seeing over 2.5 goals in 87% of the Bundesliga games. We are backing over 2.5 goals again following their amusing European campaigns.
The Blues have won only one of the past six Champions League matches in Stamford Bridge, while they've been defeated seven times at home in all competitions this period. Bayern have won nine of their last 12 trips in this contest, including each of their past three. Given their excellent record against English sides in recent years, we expect Bayern to property a 2-1 win .