There was a time earlier this season when we thought we may have seen the end of the 2019/20 Champions League campaign without crowning a winner. However, the good news is we are going to see the competition completed although there will be some changes to the usual format in order for that to happen.
The final was originally scheduled to take place on the 30th of May 2020 at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey. That has since changed and now the quarter-finals, semi-finals, and final will all be played in Portugal in August. Those who were looking forward to seeing the final being played in Istanbul this season will have the opportunity to do so. because next season’s final will take place in the city.
With that in mind, let's move on and take a look at who will win Champions League 2020, with our Champions League winner predictions 2020. We will also bring you the latest Champions League 2019-20 odds.
1. Champions League 2019-20 Favourites
Our Champions League final betting tips in terms of the favourites begin in the English Premier League. Since joining the club in 2016, Pep Guardiola has had a strong desire to when the Champions League with Manchester City. The Champions League winner odds 2020 suggest this could be the year the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager meets his goal.
You must go back to 1970 to find the last time Manchester City tasted success in Europe when they lifted the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup. The closest they have come to winning the Champions League was in the 2015/16 campaign but Manchester City were eliminated at the semi-final stage by Real Madrid. They will be hoping to go at least one better in the tournament this season and perhaps playing one off matches in the latter stages of the competition will suit them better than the usual two legged affair.
However, we cannot discuss the Champions League favourites without mentioning the Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich. They have clinched the domestic league title this season in style. Players will also have plenty of time to rest ahead of the Champions League in Portugal and that will surely work to their advantage. Bayern Munich were already being touted as one of the favourites in the odds to win Champions League 2020 and the way things have worked out has only added to the strength of their claims. In Robert Lewandowski they have arguably the best striker in Europe in terms of form and the Polish international would love to add the Champions League to the Bundesliga title.
It will be interesting to watch Paris Saint-Germain in action considering Ligue 1 was cancelled this season and they have not played a game since March. There is no doubt they have the quality to win the Champions League but it remains to be seen what condition the players will be in when the competition restarts in August.
2. Champions League 2019-20 Winner Outrights
Looking closer at the Champions League betting odds and Bayern Munich are available at 3/1 to lift the trophy with Bet365. Considering the way they finished the season in Germany, it is easy to see why the Champions League winner odds 2020 favour the Bundesliga winners. In addition to Lewandowski, they have some real talent including the best up and coming attacking full-back in the game, Alphonso Davies. The quality does not end there and with Thomas Muller back in form plus Manuel Neuer, Benjamin Pavard, Joshua Kimmich, David Alaba and Serge Gnabry in their ranks, Bayern Munich will be hard to stop.
Depending on how the draw works out, there is the possibility Bayern Munich could meet Manchester City in the final. The Citizens have lost their Premier League crown to Liverpool this season but they can still enjoy success in the Champions League. Much like Bayern Munich, the Manchester City squad is full of quality and they have arguably the best attacking midfielder in the world, Kevin De Bruyne. The Champions League odds at Bet365 also have Manchester City available at 3/1 to win the Champions League.
There is going to be some real talent on show in Portugal, with the likes of Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe, Neymar, Jan Oblak plus the possibility of seeing Cristiano Ronaldo in action for Juventus. The odds to win Champions League 2020 at Bet365 include PSG at 5/1, Barcelona at 6/1, Atletico Madrid at 12/1 and Juventus at 14/1.
3. Champions League Live Streaming
When making your Champions League winner predictions 2020 and checking out the odds to win Champions League 2020, you will have the opportunity to bet on matches in-play. This is an extremely exciting way to bet on the Champions League and in doing so you may gain access to Champions League live streaming.
With the competition being played out in a World Cup style format, it is going to be thrilling to watch the conclusion of the Champions League this season via live streaming from the top online bookmakers.