Watford host Arsenal in matchday 5 of the Premier League on Sunday 15th September, 11:30pm (UTC +8) at Vicarage Road. The hosts currently sit in 20th place in the table having drawn against Newcastle United 1-1 last time out, while the visitors are in 5th after their 2-2 draw against Tottenham Hotspur.
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS
Watford has won 35% of their last 20 home league games and Arsenal has lost 40% of their last 20 away league games.
The last time Arsenal won away in the league was 2 games ago against Newcastle. The last time Watford lost a home league game was 1 matches ago against West Ham.
Watford last kept a clean sheet at home 9 games ago, and have kept 3 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Arsenal last failed to score away in the league 4 games ago and have missed the net in 3 of their last 20 away league games.
Of the 7 league games Watford has won at home, they scored first 6 times. Of the 8 away games Arsenal has lost, they conceded first 7 times.
CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS
Watford have scored 2 goals or more in 6 of their last 20 home games. Arsenal have conceded at least 2 goals in 9 of their last 20 away games.
Watford have conceded 1 goal or less in 10 of their last 20 home league games. Arsenal have scored 1 goal or less in 11 of their last 20 away league games
BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS
65% of Watford’s last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 5, drew 6 and lost 2 of those games.
75% of Arsenal’s last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 6, drew 5 and lost 4 of those games.
The last time Watford failed to score at home in the league was a 0-3 loss to Brighton in August this year.
The last time Arsenal kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 1-0 win against Newcastle in August this year.
OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS
Watford’s last 20 home league games have averaged 3 goals a game. Arsenal’s last 20 away league games have averaged 3.3 goals a game.
Watford have scored on average at home in the league 1.3 goals a game and conceded on average 1.7 goals.
Arsenal have scored on average away in the league 1.6 goals a game and conceded on average 1.8 goals
Watford drew their last Premier League match 1-1. Arsenal drew their’s 2-2.
LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS
Newcastle United 1-1 Watford
Watford’s last match was in the Premier League against Newcastle United on Saturday 31st August at St. James’ Park. They drew the game 1-1 .
Watford’s last starting line-up was:
GLK: Ben Foster
DEF: Craig Dawson, Christian Kabasele, Craig Cathcart, Daryl Janmaat, Kiko Femenia
MID: Tom Cleverley, Abdoulaye Doucoure, Roberto Pereyra, Will Hughes
FWD: Andre Gray
In the Premier League this season, this Watford XI has played 33 matches and scored 3 goals.
This Premier League line-up has 778 all-time Premier League appearances and 80 goals.
Arsenal 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Arsenal’s last match was in the Premier League against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday 1st September at Emirates Stadium. They drew the game 2-2 .
Arsenal’s last starting line-up was:
GLK: Bernd Leno
DEF: Sokratis Papastathopoulos, David Luiz, Sead Kolasinac
MID: Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Matteo Guendouzi, Granit Xhaka, Lucas Torreira
FWD: Alexandre Lacazette, Nicolas Pepe, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
In the Premier League this season, this Arsenal XI has played 32 matches and scored 6 goals.
This Premier League line-up has 526 all-time Premier League appearances and 106 goals.