UCL 2021-22: Lille vs Chelsea prediction and betting tips (March 16)
Chelsea got a 2-0 win over Lille in the first leg of the round of 16. Will Chelsea get a win against Lille in the second leg of the round of 16 and qualify for the quarter finals?
Kai Havertz (Chelsea) scored a late goal in the 1-0 victory over Newcastle recently
Kai Havertz (Chelsea) scored a late goal in the 1-0 victory over Newcastle recently

Lille will host Chelsea in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16.

The match will start at 8 p.m. GMT on Wednesday, 16 March 2022. The match venue is Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille. Below you will find betting tips and match prediction for Lillevs Chelsea (March 16) in the Round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League.

Lille vs Chelsea latest odds on betting sites

Lille have their winning odds placed at 4.20 (+320 American; 16/5 Fractional). Chelsea are the favourites and have their winning odds placed at 1.91 (-110; 10/11). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.50 (+250; 5/2).

The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Lille — 23%, draw —26 %, Chelsea— 51%.

Latest betting odds on Lille vs Chelsea (16 March 2021):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • To qualify Lille — 15.00 (+1400; 14/1)
  • To qualify Chelsea — 1.03 (-3300; 1/33)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.95 (-105; 19/20)

Lille vs Chelsea match preview and statistics

Lille suffered a 0-2 defeat to Chelsea in the first leg of the Round of 16. The Mastiffs controlled some part of the game but were unable to capitalise and score a goal as they were beaten by the Blues.

Lille had 49% ball possession and completed 421 passes. The Mastiffs created zero big chances. Lille had 15 shots with two being on target. They had an expected goal of 0.66 compared to Chelsea’s expected goal of 1.55.

Lille are sixth in Ligue 1 table with 43 points. The Mastiffs have won 11 games, drawn 10 while losing seven games. Lille have scored 37 goals while conceding 35 goals with a difference of +2. The Mastiffs played a 0-0 draw against Saint-Etienne in their last league game.

Lille team news: Renato Sanches is out of the game due to thigh injury.

Chelsea got a 2-0 victory over Lille in the first leg of the Round of 16. Kai Havertz opened the scoreline in the eighth minute with a thumping header into the top-left corner. Christian Pulisic doubled their lead in the 63rd minute with a nice strike into the bottom-right corner.

Chelsea had 51% ball possession and completed 463 passes. The Blues created three big chances. Chelsea had nine shots with four being on target. They had an expected goal of 1.55 compared to Lille’s expected goal of 0.66.

The Blues got a 1-0 win over Newcastle in their last league game. Kai Havertz scored the only goal of the game in the 89th minute with a nice finish from close range. Chelsea are third in the Premier League table with 59 points. The Blues have scored 57 goals while conceding 19 goals with a difference of +38.

Chelsea team news: Ben Chilwell is out of the game with an anterior cruciate ligament injury. Reece James is a doubt for the game with a muscle injury.. Callum Hudson-Odoi is out of the game with a calf injury.

Lille vs Chelsea H2H

Chelsea got a 2-0 victory over Lille in the first leg of the round of 16.

Chelsea have won two of the last two games between both sides.

Two of the last three games have ended in over 2.5 goals

Lille vs Chelsea lineups and key players

Lille projected starting lineup:

  • Leo
  • Tiago Djalo
  • Jose Fonte
  • Sven Botman
  • Gabriel Gudmundsson
  • Angel Gomes
  • Xeka
  • Benjamin Andre
  • Jonathan Bamba
  • Jonathan David
  • Burak Yilmaz

Notable subs: Timothy Weah.

Jonathan David played well in the first leg of the tie although he was unable to get a goal The Canadian international was the most fouled player in the match and had two shots during the game. David has scored three goals in the Champions League, overperforming his expected goals of 2.73. He has scored 13 goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 12.81.

Chelsea projected starting lineup:

  • Edouard Mendy
  • Thiago Silva
  • Andreas Christensen
  • Trevoh Chalobah
  • Marcos Alonso
  • Cesar Azpilicueta
  • Jorginho
  • N’golo Kante
  • Hakim Ziyech
  • Kai Havertz
  • Romelu Lukaku

Notable subs: Callum Hudson-Odoi, Saul Niguez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek.

Kai Havertz has been in astonishing form recently as he scored a late goal in Chelsea’s 1-0 victory over Newcastle. The German international scored a goal in their 2-0 win over Lille in the first leg as he won man of the match award. Havertz had an expected goal of 0.96 during the game. The German international has scored two goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 1.50

Lille vs Chelsea predictions and betting tips

Chelsea got a 2-0 win in the first leg and are in position to qualify for the quarter finals. The Blues have won three of the last three games between both sides. Chelsea have won four of their last four matches in all competitions as they are in good form. I predict Chelsea to win.

Two of the last three games between both sides have ended in over 2.5 goals. Two of the last three Chelsea’s Champions League games have ended in over 2.5 goals. Two of Chelsea's last three games in all competitions have ended in over 2.5 goals.. I predict over 2.5 goals.

Betting prediction: Chelsea to win

Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)

Football UEFA Champions League . Round of 16. Leg 2
Lille — Chelsea
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Over 2.5 goals
1.91
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