|Written by Jerry Santiago|
|Saturday, 28 March 2009 07:49|
Bet on soccer fans will love this matchup of longtime rivals that will meet in UEFA champions league action for the fifth time in five years. Those who bet on soccer regularly are aware of the familiarity between these two teams.
In all forms of play including UEFA champions league action they have met a total of 22 times in 5 years. This match will be at Liverpool in the first of a bet on soccer home and home series which will resume six days later at Chelsea.
These two teams have played many historic UEFA champions league matches that have ended up settling the entire competition. Liverpool will enter the match with a bet on soccer record of 4 wins, 2 draws and 0 losses. They are coming off back-to-back bet on soccer wins in the knockout round over Real Madrid.
The first game was a 1-0 Liverpool win on February 25 as the only goal scored in the game was by Liverpool’s Yossi Benayoun. Goalkeeper Pep Reina earned the shutout. In the bet on soccer rematch on March 10 Liverpool scored a 4-0 home win. Steven Gerrard was the star with 2 goals while Reina was again in goal.
Also scoring for Liverpool were Fernando Torres and Andrea Dossena. Liverpool clearly outplayed Real Madrid with 12 shots on target compared to just 3 for Real Madrid. Chelsea enters this match with a bet on soccer record of 3 wins, 2 draws, and 1 loss.
Their knockout round bet on soccer action was against Juventus. Chelsea won the first game against Juventus at home on February 25 by a score of 1-0. Didier Drogba got the only goal while Petr Cech got the shutout in goal.
In the bet on soccer rematch between the teams on March 10 the game ended in a 2-2 draw as Michael Essien and Drogba were the goal scorers.
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