Odds against Man City and Arsenal beating European giants
Bookmaker Coral is offering odds of 12-1 that both Manchester City and Arsenal win their respective games against Barcelona and Bayern Munich in this week’s Champions League. Despite home advantage, both sides are outsiders to win in 90 minutes, with City available at 7-4 and the Gunners even bigger at 7-2.
With the Citizens 14-1 to win both legs against Barcelona, Coral go 1-2 that they are eliminated from the last-16 stage, 9-2 that they crash out in the quarter-finals, while they’re 12-1 to win the tournament. Arsenal are much bigger odds at 40-1 to win both legs against Bayern Munich, and Coral make them a 1-5 shot to crash out of the last-16.
“Both sides face horror clashes tomorrow night and the odds don’t bode well for either British outfit. Support for Arsenal has been scarce given their history of exiting the tournament at this stage, but there’s a lot more momentum for Pellegrini’s side, given their superb home record,” said Coral’s Nicola McGeady.
7-4 Man City, 23-10 Draw, 6-4 Barcelona
7-2 Arsenal, 11-4 Draw, 8-11 Bayern Munich
**Man City v Barcelona Specials
14-1 City to win both legs
11-4 Barcelona to win both legs
20-1 Yaya Toure to get sent off
16-1 Barcelona to win the treble (Champions League, Copa del Rey, La Liga)
**Man City stage of elimination?
1-2 Last 16, 9-2 Quarter Final, 8-1 Semi Final, 12-1 Runners up, 12-1 Winners
**Arsenal v Bayern Munich
6-5 Bayern Munich to win both legs
40-1 Arsenal to win both legs
**Arsenal stage of elimination?
1-5 Last 16, 11-2 Quarter Final, 14-1 Semi Final, 33-1 Runners Up, 40-1 Winner
** Man City and Arsenal both to win their first legs 12-1
9-4 Bayern Munich, 9-2 real Madrid, 5-1 Barcelona, 12-1 Man City, 12-1 Chelsea, 14-1 PSG, 14-1 Atletico Madird, 16-1 Man United, 16-1 Borussia Dortmund, 40-1 Arsenal, 66-1 bar
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