Chelsea are England's best prospect of Champions League glory, it is claimed.

English teams are set to struggle in this season's Champions League, according to a study from Bloomberg Sports.

By using data-driven projections, a team of boffins has concluded that Chelsea are the most likely Premier League team to pick up the trophy, with a 8.9% chance of winning - far behind the favourites Barcelona who have a 21.3% likelihood of tasting glory at the Estadio da Luz in May.

Tournament winner:

Barcelona 21.30%

Bayern Munich 18.90%

Real Madrid 16.70%

Chelsea 8.90%

Manchester City 7.20%

Manchester United 6.40%

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