The prediction of West Ham and Watford comes before the match of the 36th round of the Premier League. This game will be played on July 17th, at Olympic Stadium, England. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
West Ham vs Watford Match Preview and Team News
West Ham is in 16th place in the table, which is way below the pre-season expectations. They won against Norwich 4:0 in the latest round in the game where Michail Antonio four times. The defense should raise the level of the game, and the hosts need more self-confidence in the upcoming period. Midfielder Pablo Fornals has shown why he is paid dearly, he plays better offensively, which he has shown with his good moves, and has excellent ball control. Although the Hammers have been putting decent displays in the final third, their poor defending cost them too many points. Felipe Anderson plays well, he has improved his form, he is fast, he is a great technician, and when he is in the mood the team acts differently. Sebastien Haller scored seven goals, and a couple of them were decisive ones, he is strong and it is difficult to take the ball away from this guy. There are no injured players in West Ham’s squad.
Watford is sitting on the 18th spot in the table, and they are three points ahead of the relegation zone. The main goal for the visitors is to keep their heads above the water. They have two victories in a row, and the away side improved their displays recently. However, they have a tough schedule until the end of the season, and they need to stun some teams from the top. Their defending should have been a bit better as the visitors conceded 54 goals, but Watford is very poor in the front with only 33 goals scored. Etienne Capoue is an experienced player, he helps a lot of young players and does not allow opposing players to have a large possession. Danny Welbeck shows that he is a great signing, this guy is a great talent, but injuries have affected his performances. Troy Deeney is the best goalscorer of the team being able to find the back of the net eight times, he is strong, he is a good technician, and it is difficult to keep this guy. His experience means a lot to Watford, he is a real team leader, and it is a pleasure to watch this guy. Nigel Pearson is an experienced expert and is expected to survive with the team in the Premier League. Watford has a clean bill of health.
West Ham vs Watford Predicted Lineups
West Ham: Fabianski, Fredericks, Diop, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Soucek, Rice, Bowen, Noble, Fornals, Antonio.
Watford: Foster, Famenia, Kabasele, Dawson, Masina, Hughes, Capoue, Sarr, Doucoure, Welbeck, Deeney.
West Ham vs Watford Betting Tips and Predictions
It is going to bee a true relegation battle, and both sides have their chances of winning precious points. However, we believe the hosts can celebrate a victory and escape from the danger zone.
Both sides should go for a win in this clash, and it wouldn’t be surprising if we see goals in both nets.
West Ham to win @2.35
BTTS Yes @1.75
Correct score 2:1 @11.00