The 2018/19 Champions League has reached its end and the two most successful clubs Tottenham and Liverpool will be meeting at the Champions League final. This is the 64th season of Europe’s premier club football tournament sanctioned by UEFA, and it will be featuring the two England based clubs at the finals.
The 2017/18 Champions League was won by the Spanish club Real Madrid, who were eliminated by Ajax in the round of 16. Tottenham advanced to the finals by defeating Ajax on an away goal advantage, whereas Liverpool defeated Barcelona with an aggregate score of 4-3 to qualify for the finals.
Tottenham, as well as, Liverpool are equally capable of upsetting each other with the full squad present for the finals. It is a tough call to make, yet chances are high for Liverpool to win with a winning probability of 51.3%. Keep reading to know more about the winning chances of Liverpool.
Where is the Champions League Final this Year?
The most awaited match of the season is here! The 2018/19 UEFA Champions League is expected to have a huge crowd as the two most popular teams will be playing against each other. The necessary details regarding the final match have been shared below – When is the Champions League Final 2019?
Event: 2018/19 UEFA Champions League
Game: Tottenham vs Liverpool
Date/Time: Saturday 1 June 2019, 8:00 pm GMT
Location: Stadium in Madrid, Spain (Wanda Metropolitano Stadium)
About the Game: On Saturday 1st June, 8:00 pm, Tottenham will play against Liverpool at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. The two teams met at the 2018/19 Premier League twice which first resulted in an away win for the Reds with 2-1 and they won the second match also with the same score which was a home win.
Where Can I Watch the Champions League Final?
Is the Champions League on TV? Is this what you are looking for? Well! If so, you are in the right place. In the table below, you can find some of the locations along with the channels in which the match will be shown live. Check your location and enjoy the match.
|United States||B/R Live, Univision NOW, Watch TNT, Univision, Univision Deportes En Vivo, TNT USA, Univision Deportes|
|United Kingdom||BT Sport 2, BT Sport Live, BT Sport 4K UHD|
|Germany||Sky Sport 1 HD, DAZN, Sky Go, Sky Sport UHD|
|India||Sony Ten 2 HD, Sony Ten 2, Sony LIV|
Tottenham vs Liverpool Preview
The Spurs are meeting the Reds for the second time this year. Their previous match was at the 2018/19 Premier League which was a home match for the Reds that ended in a 2-1 win. Roberto Firmino scored the opening goal at the 16th-minute which was tallied by Lucas Moura’s 70th-minute goal.
The next goal that turned the match in favor of the Reds was an own goal scored by Toby Alderweireld at the 90th-minute. The Spurs hosted Liverpool in the first half of the Premier League season which also resulted in a 2-1 win for the Reds. Tottenham remained goalless until a (90+3) minute goal was scored by Erik Lamela.
Head to Head Matches
Tottenham and Liverpool have met each other at the field for a record of 152 times. This will be their 153rd meeting at the Champions League final. The club Liverpool holds the record of having won the meeting most of the times with 71 wins. Till date their meetings have resulted as follow;
- Total Matches – 152
- Tottenham – 42
- Draw – 39
- Liverpool – 71
Taking into account all the competitions – Europa League, FA Cup, FA Community Shield, Premier League, and League Cup, the two teams have met 170 times and still, Liverpool holds the record for the most wins with 79.
Betting Odds for the Match
As the Champions League final is nearing, the most popular betting site bet365 has fixed the following odds for the teams as follow as of May 28, 10:00 am:
- Tottenham – 4.20
- Liverpool – 1.95
- Draw – 3.60
Tottenham vs Liverpool Prediction
Which team will qualify for the 2019 UEFA Super Cup? Will Tottenham be able to defeat Liverpool? Take a look at our prediction in the section below.
Will Tottenham Win their First Champions League Title?
Tottenham has never won or ended up as runners-up of the Champions League so far and this is their first entry to the Champions League finals. Tottenham was lucky enough to qualify for the semi-finals and the finals on an away goal advantage by defeating Man City and Ajax.
Their recent match was against Everton at the 2018/19 Premier League, which ended on May 12. The match resulted in a 2-2 draw after Christian Eriksen’s 75th-minute goal. Tottenham’s Dier was the opening goal scorer who scored at the 3rd-minute and Everton scored two goals in the second half of the match.
Will Liverpool once again end up as Runners-up in the Champions League?
The previous 2017/18 Champions League featured Liverpool and the Spanish club Real Madrid at the finals, which resulted in a 1-3 loss for Liverpool. Liverpool has so far been the runners-up of the Champions League for a total of 3 times. The full squad is expected to be present for the finals and the Reds look confident enough to defeat the Spurs.
Recently, Liverpool met the Wolverhampton at the 2018/19 Premier League and defeated the Wolves goalless by scoring 2 goals. This victory was made possible by Sadio Mane, who scored a brace. The opening goal was in the first half of the match, whereas the second goal was at the 81st-minute.
Can Liverpool Win Champions League 2019? – Our Prediction
Liverpool lost their previous Champions League title to Real Madrid at the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium. Sadio Mane scored the only goal for the team, while Madrid’s Bale and Benzema scored 3 goals for the team and won the match. Tottenham has qualified for the next year’s Champions League by standing 4th at the Premier League.
The Spurs are ready to grab their first Champions League title this Saturday. Liverpool, on the other hand, failed to win the Premier League title by just one point and are now looking forward to a Champions League win since 2004/05 victory. Looking at their current forms, chances are high for Liverpool to win the match.
Liverpool is the favorites for the upcoming final match with a winning probability of 51.3%. Liverpool being the underdogs have a winning probability of 23.8%. The match to end in a draw has been shared in the table.
Tottenham has won just 1 of their last 5 matches.
|Last 5 Matches of Tottenham|
|12.05.19||EPL||Tottenham||Everton||2 : 2|
|09.05.19||UCL||Ajax||Tottenham||2 : 3|
|04.05.19||EPL||Bournemouth||Tottenham||1 : 0|
|01.05.19||UCL||Tottenham||Ajax||0 : 1|
|27.04.19||EPL||Tottenham||West Ham||0 : 1|
Liverpool is in its best form as they have won 4 of their last 5 matches.
|Last 5 Matches of Liverpool|
|12.05.19||EPL||Liverpool||Wolves||2 : 0|
|08.05.19||UCL||Liverpool||Barcelona||4 : 0|
|05.05.19||EPL||Newcastle||Liverpool||2 : 3|
|02.05.19||UCL||Barcelona||Liverpool||3 : 0|
|27.04.19||EPL||Liverpool||Huddersfield||5 : 0|
- Liverpool has won the Champions League 5 times in 1977, 1978, 1981, 1984, and 2005.
- The 2018/19 Champions League will be the second all-English final after 2008 final, which featured Manchester United and Chelsea in Moscow.
- The previous meeting between Tottenham and Liverpool resulted in a 2-1 win for the Reds.
- Considering the last 5 head-to-head matches, Liverpool has won 3, lost 1 and drawn 1 match.
- The Spurs have reached the Champions League final for the first time and a win will mark their first ever Champions League title.