Chelsea vs PAOK Betting Tips
Chelsea take the field on Thursday, November 29, for the first time after losing their long unbeaten record. For the Europa League season 2018/2019 will face the PAOK, Greece. The match, which is part of the schedule of the fifth – penultimate round of the group stage will be held at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London. The kickoff was scheduled for 18h (Brasília time).The teams are in the L key. The blues, with 100% use, are already classified for the next stage of the continental tournament. The second wave is disputed by Vidi, of Hungary, who with six points occupies the vice-leadership. Bate Borisov of Belarus and the Greek team split third with three points.
The guarantee of the classification should cause the coach Maurizio Sarri to choose to climb a team almost entirely – if not totally – reserve for the duel of this Thursday. Even because only an improbable combination of results would take Chelsea out of first place, which offers the theoretical advantage of indicating a weaker opponent in the next stage of the dispute.On Saturday, November 24, the team saw their invincibility fall to the ground, reaching 18 matches (14 wins and four draws). In the Tottenham classic at Wembley, Chelsea were beaten 3-1. They also lost third place in the Premier League. With 28 points (eight wins, four draws and a loss), they fell to fourth place, the last in the qualifying zone for the next edition of UCL (Uefa Champions League).Although defeat has been suffered, the fact is that Chelsea’s performance has been surprising. Sarri made a profound change in the club’s player mode with few reinforcements for this and has counted with results above what could be expected.
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PAOK suffered a major disappointment early in the season. He went through two qualifying rounds of the Champions League and took advantage of the duel with a place in the group stage of the continent’s most important tournament against Benfica. He ended up falling in the final game, in his dominions.That seems to have crushed the team, which took time to resume its best form, but recent results show improvement. In the last ten games, there were seven wins. The most recent of them happened on Saturday, November 24, at home, against Xanthi, 2-0, by the Greek Super League. With 29 points (ten wins and a draw), the team remains the undefeated leader of the competition. It has five advantage over Atromitos, placed second. This despite having lost two points on the cushion.In the Cup of Greece, also managed to react. Scored, away from home, 2 to 1 at Ergotelis. He started to share with Aris the lead of group 4. They accumulated four points in the first two rounds.Thus, the weakest link if your campaign remains the Europa League. The classification, although possible, is unlikely. In addition to winning the remaining two games, he demands that Moldi not beat Bate on Thursday in Belarus and be defeated by Chelsea in Hungary in the final round when the Greeks will have the Belarusians ahead. The combination is highly unlikely.
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Chelsea’s 1-0 win in the first round of the Europa League 2018/2019 group stage was the first matchup involving the teams.
The strategy of using the reserve team was already used by Chelsea even when the team still struggled for the Europa League standings. It had an effect, since the clubs have superior technical superiority to the rivals. Thus, still counting on the home factor, the prognosis in the victory of the English is the best option for the duel of this Thursday.
Bet Tips: Chelsea wins