mancity1718Manchester City appear to have hit something like top gear and Saturday’s English Premier League assignment comprises of a visit to Watford who are also in good shape right now.



Watford Stats:

Watford are unbeaten after 2 wins and 2 draws. They were 2-0 winners away at Southampton last weekend and 8 points is good enough for fourth spot in the standings.

Since drawing 3-3 at home to Liverpool on the opening weekend Watford have kept 3 successive clean sheets

Aside from the draw with Liverpool Watford’s only other home game also finished all square, 0-0 with Brighton and Watford played the bulk of the game with 10 men

Watford have been awarded exactly 3 corners in both of their home games so far

Man City Stats:

City thrashed Liverpool 5-0 in a home fixture last weekend and they joined Manchester United at the top of the log with 10 points from 4 outings.

City have won both of their road trips in the league, 2-0 at Brighton and a late winner saw them come out on top against Bournemouth 2-1

City were awarded 10 corners in the win at Brighton but just 5 at Bournemouth

In midweek City won 4-0 at Feyenoord in their opening Champions League fixture, a game they put to bed early with 3 goals in the first 25 minutes.

Referee: Anthony Taylor
Matches 4, Yellows 15, Reds 0

2016 /17 Head to Head (Premier League Only)

Watford 0-5 Man City

Man City 2-0 Watford

The Betting

Match Result:

Watford 15/2

Draw 9/2

Man City 7/20

Note, odds quoted are an approximate average and are correct at the time of last update but are subject to change


City are finding their range in front of goal but Watford are in good form themselves and although I don’t envisage a surprise, this might not be as easy as the match result betting suggests. Watford scored a couple of super goals last week, they are also a threat from set pieces (as Liverpool found out) and hence a chance is taken on both teams to find the net.

Bet: Both teams to score? (yes) at 15/20

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*Note, every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the stats but errors may occur from time to time.

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