Dinamo Zagreb will host Chelsea in the Round 1 of the UEFA Champions League.
The match will start at 6:45 p.m. GMT on Tuesday, 6 September 2022. The match venue is Stadion Maksimir, Zagreb. Below you will find betting tips and match prediction for Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea (September 6) in the Round 1 of the UEFA Champions League.
Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea latest odds on betting sites
Dinamo Zagreb have their winning odds placed at 7.00 (+6000 American; 6/1 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 4.50 (+350; 7/2).
The chances of the outcome are as follows: Dinamo Zagreb — 14%, draw —21 %, Chelsea— 65%.
Latest betting odds on Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea (6 September 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
- Asian handicap (-1.25) on Dinamo Zagreb — 2.76 (+176; 44/25)
- Asian handicap (+1.25) on Chelsea — 1.48 (-208; 12/25)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.95 (-105; 19/20)
Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea match preview and statistics
Dinamo Zagreb will play in the Champions League this season. They have been good recently with four wins in their last four games. Dinamo Zagreb got a 3-1 win over Rijeka in their last league game. Rasmus Lauritsen opened the scoreline in the 28th minute with a nice finish into the net.
Dario Spikic doubled their lead in the 30th minute with a top finish. Mislav Orisic made it 3-0 in the 60th minute as the win was secured. Nikita Vlasenko pulled one back in the 84th minute as the game ended in a 3-1 victory.
Dinamo Zagreb had 72% ball possession and completed 639 passes. Modri created two big chances. Dinamo Zagreb had 29 shots with eight being on target.
Dinamo Zagreb are top of their league with 22 points. They have won seven games and drew zero games. Dinamo Zagreb have scored 27 goals while conceding 10 goals with a difference of +17.
Dinamo Zagreb team news: All players are fit and available
Chelsea were knocked out of the Champions League last season by Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the competition. The Blues have been poor this season. Chelsea got a lucky 2-1 win over West Ham in their last league game.
Michail Antonio opened the scoreline in the 61st minute with a tap-in from close range. Ben Chilwell levelled the scoreline in the 75th minute with a nice finish into the net. Kai Havertz scored the winning goal in the 87th minute as he finished the ball into the bottom left corner. West Ham thought they levelled the scoreline in the 90th minute but the goal was disallowed
Chelsea had 68% ball possession and completed 577 passes. The Blues created two big chances. Chelsea had eight shots with three being on target. They had an expected goal of 0.87 compared to West ham’s expected goal of 1.10.
Chelsea are sixth in the Premier League table with 10 points. The Blues have scored eight goals while conceding nine goals with a difference of -1.
Chelsea team news: N’golo Kante is out of the game with a knee injury.
Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea H2H
This is the first-ever meeting between both sides.
Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea lineups and key players
Dinamo Zagreb projected starting lineup:
- Dominik Livakovic
- Stefan Ristovski
- Rasmus Lauritsen
- Josip Sutalo
- Petar Bockaj
- Josip Misic
- Dario Spikic
- Luka Ivanusec
- Martin Baturina
- Mislav Orsic
- Bruno Petkovic
Notable subs: Timothy Weah
Mislav Orsic has been a key player for Dinamo this season. He scored a goal in their 3-1 win in the last game. Orsic has scored five goals in the league while providing four assists. He has created 14 chances.
Chelsea projected starting lineup:
- Edouard Mendy
- Marc Cucurella
- Cesar Azpilicueta
- Thiago Silva
- Ben Chilwell
- Reece James
- Ruben Loftus-Cheek
- Armando Broja
- Mason Mount
- Raheem Sterling
Notable subs: Kai Havertz
Raheem Sterling has been one of Chelsea’s best players this season. He scored a goal in their 1-2 defeat to Southampton in their last Premier League game. The England international has scored three goals in the Premier League, overperforming his expected goals of 2.12. Sterling has provided one assist while creating eight chances.
Dinamo Zagreb vs Chelsea predictions and betting tips
Dinamo have been very clinical in front of goal this season. They have scored the most goals in their league (27). Dinamo have scored a goal in four of their last four games in all competitions. Chelsea have scored a goal in all their matches this season. I predict both teams will score.
Four of the last four Dynamo's games have ended in over 2.5 goals. Five of the last five Chelsea matches have ended in over 2.5 goals. Both teams have been very prolific in their last few games. I predict over 2.5 goals.
Betting prediction: Both teams to score.
Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)