Watford vs Arsenal, 27th August 2016, is a third Premier league week for both the teams with 1 point each. Watford faced a draw against Southampton in their opening away game and faced a Home defeat against Chelsea. Both teams will be looking to move ahead in the points tally with a win.The visitors will take on Watford in their home game at the Vicarage stadium. A victory for any one of them will make them stand at 4 points. The match will kick off at 19:30 IST and 15:00 UK time. We will have complete match highlights of Watford vs Arsenal game here on this page.
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On the other hand, the Gunners had a tough start to the season losing 4-3 to Liverpool in their opening home game at the Emirates. Both the teams would be looking forward at a convincing victory to move on. They have to look towards their reputation in delivering the consistency however injuries has been worrying them every season.
Watford vs Arsenal Match Details.
Venue: Vicarage Road, Hertfordshire.
Time: 19:30 IST, 15:00 (UK).
Broadcasters: Sky Sports (UK) Star Sports (India)
Date: 27 August 2016.
Watford vs Arsenal Team News
As always injuries have been the major concern for Arsenal and this season as well they miss their experienced center back Per Mertesacker who will be out for long due to his vigorous knee injury. Jenkinson and Gabriel are also unavailable because of their ankle injury. Alex Iwobi and Aaron Ramsey to miss a couple of games due to Hamstring. Danny Welbeck’s Knee injury made him miss the whole season until February.
An injury is not the concern for the Watford side as only one midfielder Isaac Success has pulled a hamstring whereas every player is ready to contribute for the team. Strikers Deeney and Ighalo can threaten the Gunners if they maintain good possession. Capoue is scoring for them every game so far. Let’s see their defenders Craig Cathcart, Britos, and Prodl can maintain discipline in their defense.
Gomes, Britos, Prodl, Amrabat, Deeney, Behrami, Cathcart, Guédioura, Ighalo, Holebas, Capoue.
Cech, Koscielny, Holding, Monreal, Bellerin, Ozil, Wilshere, Coquelin, Walcott, Sanchez, Giroud.
Watford vs Arsenal Match Predictions
Gunners are not being able to produce that steer finish this season that we have witnessed before. Arsene Wenger could go with the same starting XI giving the substitutes of the previous game Ozil and Giroud a fresh start
This would be a great opportunity for Arsenal to move ahead in the points table and compete with the other dominant teams. I would predict a Comfortable 3-1 win for the Gunners. Giroud, Walcott and Bellerin to score and Capoue to score the single Watford goal.
Watford vs Arsenal Match Highlights
The Match Watford vs Arsenal will be broadcasted on the Sky Sports for the UK viewers and Star Sports for our Indian audience. NBC will have live coverage of this football game in the USA.
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