Arsenal vs Watford
England Premier League
Date: Tuesday, 31st January 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Emirates Stadium.
Arsene Wenger will continue their title chase in the mid-week when they hostt Watford at Emirates Stadium London.
Arsenal moved into second position last match-day after they defeated Burnley 2-1 at home. They now have 47 points to their name, but are still 8 points below the leaders Chelsea.
The Gunners have been good since the Boxing day, they have been unbeaten in all competitions with 5 wins and a draw. They have been good in front of goal, scoring at least 2 goals in each of their last 5 games in all competitions. Arsenal have been good at home this season with just 1 loss and 2 draws, a win in this game will ensure they keep up with the pressure.
Watford are in 16th spot in the Premier League table with 24 points, they are safely 8 points away from the relegation zone. They have been on a poor form since December, having gone winless in their last 8 games.
Watford have lost 4 of their last 8 games and drawn 4 and they may not get the opportunity if ending the poor streak in this fixture.
Arsenal vs Watford : Head to Head Statistics
- Statistics shows no much difference between the two teams in their previous 20 meetings.
- Arsenal have won 10 games, drawn once and lost 9 games to Watford.
- Arsenal have won Arsenal have won 7 of their last 8 games and lost 1 to Watford.
- At Emirates Arsenal have won 5 games, drawn 1 and lost 4 games to Watford.
Arsenal vs Watford: Prediction
Arsenal are in good form, but their performance in their last game against Burnley is not satisfying. However they are still favorites in this fixture considering their dominance in their recent meetings against Watford.
Gunners good home form compared to Hornets poor away form says a lot about this game. We expect a win from Wenger’s side and the game may see above 3 goals.
Arsenal vs Watford : Bet Tips
Arsenal to win and over 2.5 goals at 1.54 (10/19)
Both teams to score ( yes) at 2.15 (23/20)