Previous
Liverpool
Borussia Dortmund
ESPN3 8:05 PM UTC
Game Details
Manchester United
San Jose Earthquakes
9:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Bayern Munich
Paris Saint-Germain
3
1
FT
Game Details
Minnesota United FC
LAFC
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Toluca
Morelia
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Santos
Lobos BUAP
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Necaxa
América
1:00 AM UTC Jul 23, 2018
Game Details
Beijing Guoan
Tianjin Quanjian
3
2
FT
Game Details
Guangzhou R&F
Guizhou Hengfeng FC
1
1
FT
Game Details
Hebei China Fortune FC
Jiangsu Suning
0
0
FT
Game Details
Henan Jianye
Shanghai Shenhua
2
2
FT
Game Details
Italy U19
Norway U19
ESPN3 3:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Portugal U19
Finland U19
ESPN3 3:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Next

Worst tackle ever? Drop kick in Champions League

The Toe Poke
Read

Tottenham launch new home and away kits

The Toe Poke
Read

Man City unveil unique fonts for ICC

The Toe Poke
Read

U.S. comedian Alison Becker pranks Liverpool fans

The Toe Poke
Read

Wenger: I love Bob Marley

The Toe Poke
Read

Manchester United's new kit revealed

The Toe Poke
Read

Neymar sinks long three-pointer ... or does he?

The Toe Poke
Read

Paris Metro stations renamed after World Cup win

Toe Poke
Read

Beyonce and Jay-Z perform in Paris

Toe Poke
Read

Bostock nails 'Billie Jean' performance in initiation

The Toe Poke
Read

Shaw posts photo of his offseason transformation

The Toe Poke
Read
ESPN FC  By ESPN

Roma's odds to reach UCL semis were 'too long' to take bets at Vegas book

The greatest moments from two wild matches between Manchester City, Liverpool, Roma and Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals.

Roma's chances to overcome Barcelona and advance to the Champions League semifinals were so long that a prominent Las Vegas sportsbook did not even take bets.

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, which touts itself as the world's largest sportsbook, had Roma at +360 to beat Barcelona in the second leg.

But with the Italian side needing to score three goals to go through, and Barcelona having only conceded three in their previous nine Champions League games this season, the odds were too long.

"It would have been in the neighborhood of Barcelona 1/100 and Roma 20/1 to advance prior to today's match," Westgate manager Jeff Sherman told ESPN.

So at those odds, to win a measly $100 on Barcelona going through, a bettor would have to place a $10,000 wager, but Sherman added: "We don't offer prices when they get above -5,000 in soccer." 

ESPN researcher Mackenzie Kraemer contributed to this report. 

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.