FOLLOW CHAMPIONS-LEAGUE-FINAL

PSG v Dynamo Kiev Champions League Preview - PSG looking for home soil victory

Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic kicks the ball during the French L1 football match LOSC Lille vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on September 2, 2012 at the Grand Stade in Villeneuve d'Ascq, northern France. (credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/GettyImages)
Paris Saint Germain kick off their Group A Champions League campaign with a home tie against Dynamo Kiev.

Watch live football at Bet365 > live streaming > football

PSG made sure they were eligible for the Champions League by finishing second in the French Ligue 1 last season and by doing that they automatically qualified for the Group Stages.

Their domestic campaign is only four weeks old and they find themselves batting in mid-table in eighth place having won just one game - They are actually unbeaten this term with the other three matches ending in draw.

They will be hoping their luck changes when they rub shoulders with Europe’s elite in the Champions League this season.

Their opponents, Dynamo Kiev, ply their trade in the Ukrainian Premier League and they will be looking to take advantage of the feel good factor that remains following the Euro 2012.

Ukraine, themselves, failed to qualify from their group, but as co-hosts they put on a spectacular show and hope Kiev can bring more cheer in the Champions League.

Dynamo Kiev finished runners-up in the Premier League in 2011-12, four points behind champions Shakhtar Donetsk and therefore had to enter the tournament at the third qualifying round.

They managed a 3-1 aggregate win over Dutch side Feyenoord, before being pushed all the way in the Play-Off round against Borussia Monchengladbach.

The Ukraine outfit won the first leg 3-1 away in Germany, but were beaten 2-1 on home soil. Their performance in Germany was good enough to see the qualify.

The other two teams in Group A are Portuguese champions Porto and Croatian outfit Dinamo Zagreb.

Match betting for this Group A encounter sees Dynamo Kiev as the rank outsiders and they can be backed at 9/2 with Bet365, while PSG are on offer at 8/13. The draw is available at 14/5.

These two have only have met twice before back in 2009 in a two-legged UEFA Cup quarter-final with Dynamo Kiev winning 3-0 on aggregate.
comments powered by Disqus

All Champions League Tips News

Recent Champions League Tips Articles

  • Champions League Final tips - 3 reasons why Juventus CAN beat Barcelona

    Juventus will bid to cause an upset by beating Barcelona to lift the Champions League trophy in Berlin on Saturday – and we give three reasons why it CAN happen. ...

  • Our Top 3 outside bets for the Champions League final between Barcelona and Juventus

    Looking for a big-odds bet for the Champions League final? We bring you our top three outside tips as Barcelona and Juventus go head to head for the biggest prize in European club football....

  • Real Madrid v Juventus betting tips - Stubborn Italians can dethrone kings of Europe

    Juventus can finish the job they started so promisingly last week by ending Real Madrid’s reign as European champions at the Bernabeu Stadium on Wednesday. ...

  • Bayern Munich v FC Barcelona tips - How to use the bet365 £50 in-play matched bet offer

    Bookmaker Bet365 have a treat in store for punters on Tuesday as they are offering a fantastic risk-free £50 in-play matched bet on the big Champions League game between Bayern Munich and Barcelona. ...

  • Bayern Munich v Barcelona betting tips - Die Roten to put up brave fight

    Barcelona take a three goal advantage into the second leg of their Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich - but can you really afford to rule out a Pep Guardiola masterclass?...

  • Barcelona v Bayern Munich betting tips - Will Pep Guardiola return to haunt his former club?

    Pep Guardiola returns to his former club Barcelona for the first time since quitting as their coach three years ago on Wednesday - aiming to reach the Champions League Final at their expense. ...

  • Juventus v Real Madrid betting tips - History on the side of Italian champions

    Juventus have a strong record against Real Madrid and can claim an important win on Tuesday that would give them a chance of reaching the Champions League Final. ...

  • Monaco v Juventus betting tips - Italian job should be completed with aplomb

    Juventus are making a better job than Arsenal did of trying to get past Monaco in the Champions League and should complete their passage into the last four on Wednesday. ...

  • Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid betting tips - European champions to clinch semi-final place

    A more entertaining spectacle should be in store for the second leg of the all-Madrid quarter-final in the Champions League at the Bernabeu Stadium on Wednesday. ...

More Stories

Recent Articles

  • 2016-17 Champions League Final to be staged at Millennium Stadium in Cardiff

    UEFA have confirmed the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff will host the Champions League final in 2016-17. ...

  • 2015-16 Champions League winner odds - Barcelona favourites to retain European crown

    Barcelona, the reigning kings of Europe, have been installed favourites to retain their title by winning the 2015-16 UEFA Champions League. ...

  • UEFA Champions League 2015/2016 Schedule & Fixtures

    Only 24 days after Barcelona became kings of Europe, the 2015-16 UEFA Champions League kicks off with the first qualifying round of the next competition. ...

  • UEFA Champions League 2015/2016 Schedule & Fixtures

    Only 24 days after Barcelona became kings of Europe, the 2015-16 UEFA Champions League kicks off with the first qualifying round of the next competition....

  • Juventus v Barcelona betting tips - Champions League Final could go the distance

    Barcelona may have to work harder than many people expect to become kings of Europe when they face Juventus in the Champions League Final in Berlin on June 6. ...

  • Juventus v Barcelona key battles - 3 head-to-heads that will influence the Champions League Final

    Juventus v Barcelona is the match-up for the biggest game of club football in the world this year – and we look at three of the key battles that will influence the outcome in the 2014-15 Champions League Final. ...

  • Champions League Final team news - Giorgio Chiellini denied Luis Suarez reunion by injury

    Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has been denied a Champions League Final reunion on the pitch with Luis Suarez, the man who bit him at last summer’s World Cup. ...

  • When is the 2015 Champions League Final?

    The 2014-15 UEFA Champions League reaches its climax on Saturday June 6 with the final between Juventus and Barcelona, kicking off at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin at 19:45 BST. ...

  • The Footballtips team's Juventus/Barcelona Combined XI

    The Champions League final is almost upon us and in preparation, we've combined the best players from both Juventus and Barcelona to great our favourite combined XI....

More Stories

Claim your free bets

  • £200bonus
    1.
    £200 Deposit Bonus + 100% Euro Soccer Bonus

    bet365 offer all new customers a £200 deposit bonus when they register a new account, while you can also enjoy bonuses on winning Champions League accumulator bets. You can earn a bonus of up to 100% on your returns if you place accumulators on the Premier League, Serie A, Primera Liga, Bundesliga 1 or Champions League.

  • £250bonus
    2.
    £250 free bets plus money back specials galore

    Paddy Power have £250 in free bets available when you register a new account with the Irish bookmaker, while you can enjoy money back specials on the big Champions League games.

  • £25bonus
    3.
    Use Promotion Code MAXCASH for £25 free

    Register with Ladbrokes using MAXCASH and you will qualify for a free matched £25 bet to get you started.

  • £10bonus
    4.
    Stan James £10 free bet

    Use the promotion code MAXIMUMBONUS to claim a free £10 bet on the Champions League right now! Stan James are one of the best bookmakers for football betting.

  • £Doublebonus
    5.
    Double your Odds at Betfred

    Betfred have an amazing new customer offer - register an account and they will double the odds of your very 1st bet regardless of what you bet on.

  • £20bonus
    6.
    Bet £5 get £20 free at Croal

    Coral are currently offering new customers the chance Bet £5 get £20 free at Coral when they register a new account and place a first qualifying bet. They have a first-class betting service for the Champions League including lots of enhanced doubles and trebles.

  • £50bonus
    7.
    Claim £50 free bets at BetVictor

    BetVictor are a fantastic bookmaker for football betting and regularly outperform competitors when it comes to their competitive odds. You can also enjoy £50 in free bets when you register a new account with this firm.

  • £25bonus
    8.
    Enjoy a 100% deposit bonus up to £25 in free bets

    Open a Unibet account today and you will get your first deposit matched up to £50. Play through your deposit once to use your bonus cash.

  • £30bonus
    9.
    Enjoy a free £30 bet at bwin

    bwin are the leading bookmaker when it comes to In-Play betting on football, with readers currently able to enjoy a free £30 bet on the action!

  • £50bonus
    10.
    Claim £50 in Champions League free bets

    Boylesports are offering you £50 in free bets for a limited time only! In the UK or Ireland? Text "MAX" to 51500 for a mobile only offer.

  • £88bonus
    11.
    Claim £88 in free bets

    888sport are offering new players up to £88 in free bets when they register a new account with this bookmaker.

Bookmakers

Share this with your friends

To:
From:
Your comments:

PSG v Dynamo Kiev Champions League Preview - PSG looking for home soil victory

Paris Saint Germain kick off their Group A Champions League campaign with a home tie against Dynamo Kiev.

Read more »