Watford v Arsenal Betting Preview | 14th October

  • 14th October 2017
Watford v Arsenal Betting Preview 14th October

In our Watford v Arsenal betting preview we look at team news, potential line-ups, stats & facts, head-to-head, popular bets and more for Saturday’s evening kick-off.

Watford v Arsenal Betting Preview

Date: 14/10/2017

Time: 17:30

Venue: Vicarage Road

Channel: Bt Sport 1

Arsene Wenger will be anxious over his impressive defensive record as his Arsenal side travel to Watford in the Premier League’s late kick off on saturday.

His Arsenal side haven’t conceded a goal in all competitions since the end of August, dropping just two points during that time in a 0-0 draw with current Champions Chelsea. Aside from this, Arsenal have won 2-0, 2-0 and 3-0 in the league against Brighton, West Brom and Bournemouth respectively.

The Gunners conceded 4 against Liverpool however, in only their second fixture against a top 8 side during their previous six.

Watford conceded six last time at Vicarage Road, albeit against leaders Manchester City, but the Hornets have only failed to score just once in their other five fixtures in the Premier League.

Two victories, 2-1 and 2-0 over Swansea and Southampton respectively succeeded a 0-0 draw with Brighton  to conclude their last four outings.

Team News

Alexis Sanchez has just resumed training and will miss this fixture alongside Shkodran Mustafi, Francis Coquelin, Calum Chambers and Santi Cazorla.

Watford will be missing Nathaniel Chalobah, Younes Kaboul, Sebastian Prodl and Craig Cathcart through injury.

Stefano Okaka and Camilo Zuniga are suspended for the home side.

Potential Watford Starting XI: Gomes, Femenia, Mariappe, Kabasele, Holebas, Doucore, Capoue, Carrillo, Cleverly, Richarlison, Deeney,

Potential Arsenal Starting XI: Cech, Holding, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Bellerin, Xhaka, Ramsey, Monreal, Iwoboi, sanchez, Lacazette.

Stats & Facts

  • Five games Arsenal have played in the league without conceding a single goal in the Premier League.

Head To Head

  • These two sides have played each other 21 times.
  • Both sides have won ten fixtures each.

Betting Odds

Watford – 17/4, Draw – 10/3, Arsenal – 13/20

Favourite Bets

  • Draw – 10/3
  • BTTS – 8/13