2022 Champions League Title Odds: Liverpool, Manchester City Favored Following Quarterfinal Draw
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2022 Champions League Odds
Liverpool has tied Manchester City for the shortest odds to win the season’s Champions League title following the quarterfinal draw.
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Chelsea will be taking on Real Madrid in one of the highlight fixtures of the draw, while Manchester City will be taking on Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool drew Benfica and Bayern Munich drew Villarreal on the other side of the draw.
The winner of Chelsea’s tie with Real Madrid and the winner of Man City’s fixture with Atletico Madrid will square off in the semifinals, while the Liverpool-Benfica winners will meet the Bayern-Villarreal winner.
Liverpool jumped to the top of the list following the draw at +200, equaling Man City, which have been listed as the favorites all season.
Bayern Munich comes right in behind the English giants, listed at +300, while Chelsea and Real Madrid are next at +1300 and +1400, respectively. Atletico Madrid (+2600), Villarreal (+8000) and Benfica (+12000) close out the list.
Man City came into the draw as a lone favorite, listed at +200 with Liverpool at +300, but that changed following the perceived easier path to the final for the Reds.
Chelsea and Real Madrid also had their odds lengthened from +1000 and +1100 following the draw against each other.