The UEFA Europa League is almost concluded for the 2018/19 season. The winners of the 2019 Europa League final will earn the right to play against the winners of the 2018–19 UEFA Champions League in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup they and will also automatically qualify for the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League group stage.
Chelsea will meet Arsenal at the Olympic Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan on the 29th May. Fans will be chasing tickets and heading to Baku, the capital and commercial hub of Azerbaijan. It will be a great place to watch the match live at the stadium or in the fan zone. The city lies on the Caspian Sea.
Fixture: Chelsea vs Arsenal; 29 May 2019, 8pm (GMT) – Olympic Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Which Team’s Made the 2019 Final?
The second leg of the semi-finals were held tonight. Arsenal, their first final for 13 years were the first team confirmed to be in the final after beating Valencia 4-2 this evening and 7-3 on aggregate. Arsenal are the third English team to make a UEFA final this season. Arsenal won the UEFA Cup in 1994.
Chelsea made it into the final after beating Frankfurt 4-3 in penalties. At the end of 90 minutes of the second leg was 1-1 and 2-2 on aggregate.
In 2013, Chelsea became the first Champions League holders to win the UEFA Cup/Europa League the following year. Chelsea have only beaten teams 4 times on penalties, so they did extremely well to win their spot in the final. Chelsea become the fourth English team to make it into the European finals this season.
It’s another all English final!
What is the date of the Europa League Final 2019?
The match will be held on Wednesday 29th May, Kicking off at 8pm (GMT). It will be the first time that it will takes place just four days before the UEFA Champions League final and after the end of the domestic season.
Where is the 2019 Final Taking Place?
The title will be decided in Azerbaijan at the Baku Olympic Stadium. It will be the first time a UEFA showpiece has been held in the country. The venue, opened in 2015, will also host three games at UEFA EURO 2020.
How can I watch the final?
Like all of the Europa League matches from the 2018 – 2019 season, the final can be watched live on BT Sport’s football channel if you are in the UK. If you are elsewhere in Europa / The World you can watch with one of UEFA’s official broadcast partners.
To live stream it, install the BT Sport app.
Where Can I Bet on the Final?
With an English team in the final of this masterpiece it is going to attract a fair amount of betting interest. The bookies will have a plethora of betting offers available in addition to their new customer offers. As always a plethora of on-going promotions can be used for this European tournament, many of them that have been available throughout the season. We do however expect that there will be some special offers very shortly released in the coming weeks.
If you’re undecided on a bookmaker take a look at bet365, they are one of our favourite bookies. They have a superb betting and online site. They also have a superb range of offers and betting features available that makes betting in-play and pre-match extremely exciting.
At the time of publishing Arsenal, are the bookies 11/10 favourites to lift the Europa League trophy and land their place in the Champions League next season. They are 21/10 to win the match.
Chelsea are 4/6 to be the Europa League winners and 5/4 to win the match.
The match ending in a draw is 12/5.
These odds were found at bet365, who have a superb new account offer – they were correct at the time of publishing on the 9th May 2019.