Newcastle United shocked the world of European football in midweek with a thumping 4-1 home win over PSG – which was their first success in the competition since 2003. A victory that has prompted the best UK betting sites to cut their UCL winners odds to 25/1, with some even going as short as 16/1.
Magpies Cut In 2023/24 Champions League Outright Market
NEWCASTLE stunned Kylian Mbappe and PSG on Wednesday night with a 4-1 home victory over the Champions League heavyweights, with goals from Miguel Almiron, Dan Burn, Sean Longstaff and a 90th minute stunner from Fabian Schär.
The win added to their opening 0-0 draw against AC Milan, which means the Magpies have bagged 4 points from their opening two UCL games and sit top of Group F heading into match week 3.
This PSG was also Newcastle’s biggest ever result in this tournament – with two 3-1 wins over Bayer Leverkusen in 2003 the previous record.
As a result, the best UK betting sites reacted to this Newcastle win by cutting Eddie Howe’s men to a best priced 25/1 to win the Champions League, with some firms even as low as 16/1.
PSG are also now around the same price as Newcastle @ 16/1 as they look for their first success in this competition.
Next up for Newcastle is a home clash with Dortmund on October 25th.
The current holders, Man City, who has won both their opening two Champions League games over Red Star and RB Leipzig, are flying high with 6 points in Group G and remain the bookmaker favourites to successfully defend their title @ 2/1.
Champions League Group F Standings (After Two Matches)
- Newcastle: 4pts
- PSG: 3pts
- AC Milan: 2pts
- Dortmund: 1pts
2023/24 Champions League Outright Betting Odds
Champions League odds below are supplied by Betfred and subject to change, plus others on request
- Manchester City @ 2/1
- Bayern Munich @ 9/2
- Real Madrid @ 7/1
- Arsenal @ 9/1
- Barcelona @ 10/1
- PSG @ 16/1
- Atletico Madrid @ 22/1
- Newcastle United @ 25/1
- Inter Milan @ 25/1
- Napoli @ 33/1