Chelsea and Villarreal meet today at Windsor Park for the UEFA Super Cup 2021 with the aim of adding another trophy to their cabinet. It will be the first time these two teams face each other. The Champions League 2020/2021 winners and the Europa League 2020/2021 champions will start the new season with this must-see game, and here you will find everything there is to know about it, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and even how to watch it in the US.
The Premier League side has been an outstanding European champions last season after beating Manchester City in the final. It will be Chelsea´s fifth appearance in the UEFA Super Cup, although they've clinched the trophy only once: in 1998 with a 1-0 victory over Real Madrid.
Villarreal, on the other hand, won the Europa League title after beating Manchester United on penalties, when all the odds were against them. It will be the first outing in the UEFA Super Cup for the Spanish team.
Chelsea vs Villarreal: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM (ET)
Location: National Football Stadium at Windsor Park
Chelsea vs Villarreal: Time by State in the US
ET: 3:00 PM
CT: 2:00 PM
MT: 1:00 PM
PT: 12:00 PM
Chelsea vs Villarreal: Storylines
Both teams have been preparing themselves for this UEFA Super Cup 2021 game and the new 2021/2022 season. Chelsea have claimed good results in their preseason friendlies, with three victories (vs. Peterborough, Bournemouth and Arsenal), and draw with Tottenham.
Villarreal, however, have not performed as well in terms of results. The Yellow Submarine played six firendlies and didn't even win once. They clinched three draws (Lyon, Levante and Leeds) and three defeats (Valencia, Marseille and Leicester).
How to watch or live stream Chelsea vs Villarreal in the US
The UEFA Super Cup 2021 match between Chelsea and Villarreal to be played on Wendesday at Windsor Park will be broadcast in the US by Paramount+, TUDN.com, TUDN App, TUDN USA, Univision, Univision NOW, CBS Sports Network.
Chelsea vs Villarreal: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers put the English Premier League side as the favorite to win the match and clinch the UEFA Super Cup 2021 trophy. According to DraftKings, Chelsea have odds of -155, while it gives Villarreal odds of +500. A tie would result in a +275 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings