Man City v Chelsea Offer – William Hill

It’s Man City v Chelsea in the Champions League Final on Saturday night and William Hill are getting in on the action! Simply place a £1.00+ bet on Man City v Chelsea and William Hill will match our stake as a free bet up to £5.00. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £3.80 and here’s how…

Key terms

  • Applies to bets placed between 10:00 on Thursday 27th May 2021 and 21:45 on Saturday 29th May 2021.
  • We must click ‘Claim here’ on the promotion page to be eligible.
  • Applies to bets placed on any Man City v Chelsea market.
  • Minimum stake of £1.00.
  • Minimum odds of 1.20 (1/5).
  • Matched free bet up to £5.00.

Qualifying bet

If you’d like more information about qualifying bets and how they work, please see my qualifying bets guide.

It’s entirely up to you what you place your qualifying bet on.

At the time of writing, Man City are available in the 90 Minutes market at back odds of 1.909 (10/11). The lay odds are currently 1.97.

Either exchange works for this offer

We can calculate our lay stakes using my Matched Betting Calculator

Select bet type

Back Bet (Bookie)


Lay Bet (Betting Exchange)


Min £
Max £
Lay stake required: £
If back (bookie) bet wins
= £
If lay (exchange) bet wins
= £
Total profit: £

Optimal Underlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

Optimal Overlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

As you can see, the calculator tells us that our lay stake should be £4.90…

William Hill logo

Place £5.00 on Man City @ 1.909 = Potential profit of £4.55

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Lay £4.90 on Man City @ 1.97 = Potential liability of £4.75


Let’s have a look at our potential profit/loss for the possible outcomes…

OutcomeWilliam HillBetfairProfit/Loss
Man City win+ £4.55– £4.75£0.20 loss
Man City lose or draw– £5.00+ £4.80£0.20 loss

So, no matter the outcome, we’ll lose £0.20 in qualifying for our £5.00 free bet.

Free bet

Our matched free bet will be credited immediately upon placement of our qualifying bet and will be valid on any European Championship (Euro 2020) market until 23:59 on Tuesday 15th June 2021.

Using straightforward matched betting, we should be able to convert our £5.00 free bet into 80% cash, so £4.00. If we take into account our qualifying loss of £0.20, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £3.80 on this William Hill offer!

* Chelsea won the match 1-0, resulting in a profit of £3.80 on this William Hill offer. *

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Matt Kirman - Matched Betting Blogger

Matt KirmanMatched Betting Blogger

Since 2014, I’ve blogged over £60,000 worth of profit, and made it my mission to make matched betting accessible to everyone.