Manchester United hero, Rio Ferdinand, has predicted the winner between Chelsea and Actual Madrid when each groups conflict within the Champions League semi-final second-leg tie at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening.
Chelsea had performed a 1-1 draw with Actual Madrid within the Champions League semi-final first-leg encounter final week in Spain.
Thomas Tuchel’s facet head to the sport following a 2-0 victory over Fulham within the Premier League final weekend, whereas Actual Madrid defeated Osasuna 2-0 within the LaLiga.
Offering his prediction, Ferdinand backed Chelsea to beat Zinedine Zidane’s facet to qualify for the Champions League closing as a result of the Blues play at a excessive tempo.
“After watching Actual Madrid play and navigate their manner by way of towards Liverpool, I assumed the expertise was going to be telling for Actual Madrid,” the previous England defender mentioned on his Rio Ferdinand Presents FIVE YouTube channel.
“However Chelsea, the way in which they play at a excessive tempo, Actual Madrid can’t reside with it. In the event that they play at a excessive tempo the entire recreation once more and go for it once more, I feel they overrun this Actual Madrid group.”
Requested whether or not Chelsea will progress to the ultimate, Ferdinand continued: “Yeah, I feel they are going to.
“I feel will probably be a Chelsea vs Manchester Metropolis closing. I went the opposite manner [beforehand], I assumed it could be a Actual Madrid v. PSG closing however not anymore.”