The biggest match of the League is here! The stage is set to feature the most anticipated Europa League final match between Chelsea and Arsenal this Wednesday. The 2018/19 UEFA Europa League is the 48th edition of the league that will be showing the London derby this season.
Chelsea has managed to reach the top 4 positions in the 2018/19 Premier League, thus qualifying for the next year’s Champions League, while Arsenal failed to grab the qualifying position with just 1 point, handing over the 4th spot to the Spurs. Chelsea is in its best form this campaign and therefore chances are high for Chelsea to win with a winning probability of 42.2%.
When is the Europa League Final?
The UEFA Europa League final will take place this Wednesday. We have shared the details regarding the final match below – Where is the Europa League Final 2019?
Event: 2018/19 UEFA Europa League
Game: Chelsea vs Arsenal
Date/Time: Wednesday 29 May 2019, 8:00 pm GMT
Location: Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan (Baku Olympic Stadium)
About the Game: Chelsea and Arsenal will meet at 8:00 pm, on Wednesday 29th May, at the Baku Olympic Stadium. The two teams met at the 2018/19 Premier League twice which first ended in favor of Chelsea (3-2) and later Arsenal took perfect revenge by defeating Chelsea goalless (2-0).
TV Channel, Live Stream Coverage Details
Where can I find the live Europa League final match? Is this what you are looking for? Well! If so, you are at the right place as we have covered some of the locations along with the channels in which the match will be shown live. Check for your location and enjoy the match.
|United States||Univision Deportes En Vivo, Univision Deportes, Univision NOW, UniMás, B/R Live, Watch TNT, TNT USA|
|United Kingdom||BT Sport 4K UHD, BT Sport 2, BT Sport Live|
|Germany||RTL Television, Nitro, DAZN, SRF zwei|
The London Derby
The matches between the two clubs based in London Chelsea and Arsenal are commonly called as the London derby. The first meeting between the two was recorded in 1907 at the Football League, which resulted in favor of Chelsea 2-1.
This is the 198th meeting of the London derby. So far, the two teams have met each other 197 times at various competitions. The largest margin victory set between the two clubs was 6-0 in 2014 with Chelsea having won the match. Check out the stunning 6-0 win for Chelsea.
The so far honors of Chelsea, as well as, Arsenal at various Leagues have been shared below.
|UEFA Champions League||0||1|
|UEFA Europa League||0||1|
|UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup||1||2|
|UEFA Super Cup||0||1|
|Inter-Cities Fairs Cup||1||0|
|First Division / Premier League||13||6|
|Full Members’ Cup||0||2|
|FA Community Shield||15||4|
Head to Head Matches
The 198th meeting of the London derby will be recorded at the 2018/19 UEFA Europa League. The club Arsenal holds the record of having won the derby most of the times with 76 wins. Till date their meeting has resulted as follow;
- Total Matches – 197
- Chelsea – 63
- Draw – 58
- Arsenal – 76
Will Arsenal win again?
Betting Odds via Bet365
The most popular betting site bet365 has fixed the following odds for the Europa League final as follow as of May 25, 10:00 am:
- Chelsea – 2.37
- Arsenal – 3.25
- Draw – 3.40
Chelsea vs Arsenal Prediction
Can Arsenal win the Europa League this season? Will Chelsea be able to defeat Arsenal? Take a look at our prediction in the section below.
Will Chelsea Grab their Second Europa League Title?
Chelsea will be playing against Arsenal for the second time this year. Chelsea has already qualified for the next year’s Champions League as they were able to reach the top 4 positions of the EPL after a goalless 0-0 draw match against Leicester City, which was the League’s final match for Chelsea.
Their recent match was against New England at the Club Friendlies which resulted in a 3-0 win for Chelsea. Chelsea scored two goals in the first half of the match, while New England remained goalless and the status remained the same till the end of the match for New England, whereas Chelsea went on to score one more goal.
Can Arsenal Record their First Europa League Win?
Arsenal has not won the UEFA Europa League title even once, whereas Chelsea has won the title once in 2013. Arsenal has been the runner-up of the League once in 2000. Though Arsenal failed to qualify for the Champions League, yet they were able to secure a place in the next year’s Europa League.
Arsenal’s previous match was against Burnley at the Premier League. The match remained goalless in the first half of the match. As the second half began, Arsenal’s Aubameyang scored the 52nd-minute goal. He scored another goal at the 63rd-minute but was followed by Burnley’s Barnes 65th-minute goal, yet Arsenal won 3-1.
Who Will Win? – Our Prediction
Chelsea is expected to win the Europa League looking at their current form. They are currently on an 8 game undefeated streak which includes the Europa League matches. Though they failed to advance in the FA Cup, having lost to Manchester United they successfully qualified for the Champions League.
On the other hand, Arsenal advanced to the next year’s Europa League and was also knocked out of the FA Cup by Manchester United just like Chelsea. Arsenal will not go down without a fight and might look for another goalless defeat for the Blues. We have a winning probability for the match. Take a look at it.
Chelsea is the favorites for the upcoming final match with a winning probability of 42.2%. Arsenal being the underdogs have a winning probability of 30.8%. The match to end in a draw has been shared in the table.
Chelsea has won 3 of their last 5 matches.
|Last 5 Matches of Chelsea|
|16.05.19||Club Friendlies||New England||Chelsea||0 : 3|
|12.05.19||EPL||Leicester City||Chelsea||0 : 0|
|10.05.19||UEL||Chelsea||Eintracht||1(4) : 1(3)|
|05.05.19||EPL||Chelsea||Watford||3 : 0|
|03.05.19||UEL||Eintracht||Chelsea||1 : 1|
Arsenal has won 3 of their last 5 matches.
|Last 5 Matches of Arsenal|
|12.05.19||EPL||Burnley||Arsenal||1 : 3|
|10.05.19||UEL||Valencia||Arsenal||2 : 4|
|05.05.19||EPL||Arsenal||Brighton||1 : 1|
|03.05.19||UEL||Arsenal||Valencia||3 : 1|
|28.04.19||EPL||Leicester City||Arsenal||3 : 0|
Facts and Updates
- The former Chelsea player Didier Drogba is the top scorer of the London derby till date with 13 goals.
- The previous London derby resulted in a goalless defeat for the Blues.
- Arsenal has won 3 of the last 5 head-to-head matches against Chelsea.
- For the first time in the history of UEFA, both the finals of 2019 Champions League and 2019 Europa League will be played by teams from one country.
- Considering all the competitions, Chelsea has won 3 of their previous 5 matches, while 2 of them resulted in a draw.