Bournemouth vs Watford
England Premier League
Date: Saturday, 21st January 2017
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Dean Court, Bournemouth.
Bournemouth and Watford lock horns for match day 22 of the 2016/2017 with both teams desperate to pick up the full three points.
The Cherries were humiliated by a rejuvenated Hull city last weekend. They got an early lead, but were unable to guard it or extend as Hull scored thrice to inflate a 3-1 defeat. Eddie Howe’s men sit 11th on the log with 25 points, and have won 5 of their first 10 league games at home.
Watford shared the spoils with Middleborough in their match day 21 clash at the Vicarage road. The Hornets are still in search of her first win in 7 consecutive league games. They had lost 4 of their last 6 league games, and drew twice; a performance that placed them 14th on the log after 21 games played so far this season.
Bournemouth has 1 win their last 5 league games, and are currently nursing 2 consecutive games defeat. In addition, the cherries has 2 wins in their last 5 league games at the dean court.
Watford has failed to get a win in 6 consecutive Premier League games. The hornet have also failed to get a point in 5 straight away league games.
Team News: Bournemouth
Bournemouth boss “Eddie Howe” was denied of the services of Simon Francis last weekend, due to a game suspension. However the 31 years old English defender will be available for Watford visit. The cherries will still be without the services of Max Gradel due to national duty.
Bournemouth: Predicted Line-Up (4-2-3-1)
Boruc – Francis, Cook, Mings, Daniels – Surman, Arter – Fraser, Wilshere, Stanislas – Afobe.
Team News: Watford
Walter Mazzarri will missing 5 top players due to injury and national duty. However, Daryl Janmaat who have missed Watford last 4 games could be available for this away game at the Dean court.
Watford: Predicted Line-Up (4-4-2)
Gomes – Zuniga, Prodl, Britos, Holebas – Capoue, Cleverley, Doucoure, Kabasele – Deeney, Okaka.
Bournemouth vs Watford: Head-To-Head Stats
The last 3 league games between this two sides have ended in stalemate. Watford and Bournemouth played a 2-2 draw in the first leg of this encounter.
Moreover, in the last 9 competitive games between both side, Bournemouth got 1 win, while Watford savaged 2 victories. In addition, Watford haven’t won in 3 of their last competitive games visit to the dean court.
Bournemouth vs Watford: Prediction
This two teams are desperately in the need of a win, considering their struggling form in the league. Bournemouth have 4 wins in their last 10 league, while that of Watford is 2 wins in 10 league games; these are poor statistics that pin point a most win game for both teams.
Therefore, I will predict both teams finding the net and sharing point i.e. a scored draw.
Bournemouth vs Watford: Bet Tips
Both Teams to Score and Draw at 15/4 (4.75).