Watford vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
First match of the round, Saturday early afternoon, Watford vs Manchester United, and a great introduction into what we can expect this weekend in Premier League. Manchester United scored at least three goals in five of their last six matches against Watford in all competitions. There have been over 2.5 goals in their last six mutual encounters, but both teams played under 2.5 goals, Watford in their last five and Manchester in their last three matches. Watford failed to score in 67% of their home games. 73% of their scored goals were scored away. On the other side, Manchester United did not concede any goal in their last four matches, but 88% of their conceded goals were conceded away this season. Manchester United is favorite in this match, but unlike in past seasons, Watford plays much better and team is more compact and Manchester will not have an easy job on Saturday. We will definitely see lots of action and scoring chances, but probably not as many goals as we might want.
Watford dont have many missing players for this match. Joel Ekstrand is injured and he will not play for sure on this match. Jurado is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for this very hard match in front of their fans.
On the other side Manchester United have many players who are injured or who are not ready to play against Watford. Michael Carrick, Antonio Valencia and Luke Shaw are injured and they will not play for sure on the match. Marcos Rojo, Chris Smalling, Anthony Martial, Marouane Fellaini and Patrick McNair are not fully fit and they are doubtful for this match. All other players are ready for the game and they are eager to win.
Possible starting lineups
Watford: Gomes; Ake, Britos, Cathcart, Nyom; Capoue, Watson, Abdi, Deeney; Ighalo, Anya
Manchester United: De Gea; Darmian, Smalling, Jones, Young; Schweinsteiger, Schneiderlin; Mata, Herrera, Lingard; Rooney
Watford vs Manchester United Prediction
We expect very quality football game between Watford and Manchester United on Saturday early afternoon. Manchester United must be favorite to win this match because they play very well in this season. But they will play very important game in Champions League for few days and maybe because of that some players will not be in starting lineups. On the other side Watford play very strong football and this match will be very interesting. Manchester United have better record in previous matches with Watford and they won their last 6 matches against Watford in all competitions. Also lately Man Utd play very strong in defending and they kept a clean sheet in last four matches. So our prediction and betting tips for match Watford vs Manchester United Prediction: Man Utd will win with nil. Maybe correct score will be 0:1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.