Bayern Munich - Chelsea Betting Preview: Expect Mourinho to frustrate Guardiola

The former Real Madrid and Barcelona bosses lock horns once again as their sides meet in the Uefa Super Cup in Prague, and our expert is expect few goals
Bayern Munich meet Chelsea in the Super Cup this Friday - the first European trophy up for grabs. Expect their to be fireworks on the touch line, as Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola are reunited after numerous clashes during their time as Real Madrid and Barcelona bosses respectively. The Eden Arena is the venue for the final, with 21,000 fans expected to cram into the stadium.

Chelsea play in the final thanks to a late Branislav Ivanovic goal which won them the Europa League last season against Benfica. The Blues have had a good start to the season, remaining unbeaten and sitting on top of the Premier League, but having played a game more than their opponents. Mourinho's return was a popular one amongst the fans and he will not want to lose this match. bet365 price the English side at 7/2 (4.50) to win in 90 minutes.

After heartbreak in 2012 losing to Chelsea in the Champions League final on penalties, Bayern Munich went one better last season, beating German rivals Borussia Dortmund at Wembley to become European champions.

Despite losing the DFL-Supercup to Dortmund in July, Bayern have had a good start to the league, sitting on top but, as with Chelsea, they have played a game extra. bet365 price Guardiola's men as favourites at 3/4 (1.75) to win the match. The same firm price the draw at 11/4 (3.75).

Despite both these sides having immense attacking line ups, their recent games haven't been filled with goals. The Under 2.5 goals bet at even money (2.00) seems like a fantastic offer when you consider neither sides, or coaches, will want to lose so expect a tight affair.

This bet would have paid out in Bayern's last three matches, as well as two out of Chelsea's last three competitive matches.

For those looking for more value, Chelsea or Draw in the double chance market seems like a steal at 11/10 (2.10) with bet365. With both sides likely to name full strength sides, there is no reason why Chelsea won't be able to compete with Bayern.

Under 2.5 goals for a 1.5pt stake at even money (2.03) with bet365
Chelsea or draw double chance for a 1pt stake at 11/10 (2.10) with bet365

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