Our in-depth algorithm, known as the Premier League predictor has given the EPL predictions for the match Watford vs Arsenal. The predictions are based on several factors but first, let us take a look at the match preview.
The Premier League predictor has given Watford a below average rating. Watford has made a decent start to their Premier League campaign. They currently sit on the 8th spot in the Premier League table with 12 points in 7 matches.
Watford are coming into this fixture with a 2-2 draw against West Brom away from home. And while that wasn’t the perfect result, Watford would have been happy with the performance. As a result, their morale will be higher for this fixture.
For Watford, Gray and Carillo will be important players going forward. Besides that, in the midfield, Capoue will be the key player for Watford and they would need him at his best for this one.
Watford are playing this fixture at their home ground and with the crowd support and the psychological advantage, Watford would be optimistic to get something good out of this fixture.
On the other hand, the Premier League predictor has given Arsenal an above average rating. Arsenal have made a relatively good start to their Premier League campaign, however, they have been inconsistent. They currently sit on the 5th spot in the Premier League table with 13 points in first 7 fixtures.
Arsenal are coming into this fixture with a 2-0 win against Brighton at their home ground. As a result of that victory, Arsenal’s morale will be higher and they would be expected to play attacking football in this fixture.
For Arsenal, Lacazette will be an important player up the pitch. However, Alexis Sanchez will be the keypalyer for Arsenal in this fixure. In the midfield position, Mesut Ozil needs to up his game and direct the gameplay in Arsenal’s favour.
Lastly, Arsenal will be playing this match away from home and they need to be at their best in order to overcome Watford.
Here’s the Watford predicted starting lineup vs Arsenal
WAT Starting XI: Gomes, Holebas, Kabasele, Mariappa, Kiko, Doucoure, Capoue, Cleverly, Gray, Carillo, Richarlison
Here’s the Arsenal predicted starting eleven vs Watford
ARS Starting XI: Cech, Kolasinac, Koscielny, Bellerin, Monreal, Holding, Ozil, Xhaka, Ramsey, Sanchez, Lacazatte
Similarly, Watford has played 7 games so far. They have won 3, drawn 3 and lost 1 games in the Premier League . In terms of goals scored and conceded, Watford has scored 11 while conceding 12.
Similarly, Arsenal has played 7 games so far. They have won 4, drawn 1 and lost 2 games in the Premier League . In terms of goals scored and conceded, Arsenal has scored 11 while conceding 8.
Head to head, in the last 4 games between Watford and Arsenal, Watford has won 1 whereas Arsenal has won 3.
Recent form – Watford vs Arsenal (WAT vs ARS)
Watford last 5 matches: D W L W D
Arsenal last 5 matches: W D W W W (Not bad!)
Date: Saturday, 14 October 2017
Time: 17:30 GMT (local time)
Venue: Vicarage Road
Let us finally look at the EPL Predictions for the match Watford vs Arsenal on 14 October 2017.
Watford vs Arsenal (WAT vs ARS, Vicarage Road)
Watford win: 28% chance
Match ending in a Draw: 30% chance
Arsenal win: 42% chance
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