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Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea: Predictions, tip & betting odds

11:15 BST 25/10/2022
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The hosts have been in excellent scoring form and should contribute to an open and exciting encounter on Tuesday evening

Chelsea travel to Austria to face Red Bull Salzburg on Tuesday evening on matchday five of the Champions League with Graham Potter's men looking to continue their strong run of form.

The Blues are unbeaten in their last eight matches and are looking for the win in Salzburg which would confirm them as winners of Group E.

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea latest odds

These two sides drew 1-1 when they met at Stamford Bridge earlier on in the group and another stalemate is priced at 11/4 (3.75) with bet365.

The visitors are well-fancied to claim three points with Chelsea available at 8/11 (1.73) and the hosts at 15/4 (4.75).

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea first goal scorer odds

It was Jorginho who opened the scoring in Chelsea's last Champions League game from the penalty spot in the 2-0 win at Milan, and the Italian international is offered at 9/1 (10.00) to break the deadlock once more.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the shortest priced player to net first at 9/2 (5.50) while Mason Mount is on offer at 6/1 (7.00).

For the hosts, striker Junior Adamu is the favourite to score first at 9/1 (10.00).

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea preview

The visitors may be clear favourites to win in Austria, yet the hosts are in strong form and will be confident of making life tough for the Premier League side once more.

Salzburg have scored in their four matches in the Champions League this season, remaining unbeaten in the tournament with three draws and one win.

Chelsea have been strong defensively in recent weeks yet backing the hosts to score should appeal, especially with plenty on the line for both sides, this should be an exciting game with both sides looking for the win.

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea tips and predictions

Both teams to score is available at 4/5 (1.80) which is a big enough price for a standalone bet although combining this selection with over 2.5 goals sees the odds rise to 13/10 (2.30) which looks like an attractive option.

Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.