Watford will visit the Emirates Stadium on Sunday to play in the Premier League with home Arsenal.
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Arsenal, continuing their previous result, will be hoping for the same after a 0-2 Premier League triumph against Leicester City.
In that game, Arsenal had 36% possession of the ball and scored 9 goals with 5 shots on target. Gabriel (5 minutes) and Emile Smith Rowe (18 minutes) scored goals for Arsenal. On the other hand, Leicester City had 16 shots on goal, 8 of which hit the target.
Their latest results shed light on the fact that Arsenal’s rearguard is not capable of much. Arsenal gave little to the opponent, as a result of which the total number of goals conceded by their goalkeeper in the last six matches was 4.
After losing the previous game against Southampton in the Premier League, Watford and their supporters will hope that they will be able to achieve a better result in this game.
In that match, Watford had 39% possession of the ball and scored 10 shots, 4 of which hit the target. For his opponent, Southampton scored 12 shots on goal, 1 of which hit the target. Che Adams (20′) became the scorer of Southampton.
Statistics do not lie, and Watford have scored in 6 of the last 6 matches, and opponents have scored a total of 13 goals. Watford showed their weakness in defence. However, this trend may not continue in the next game.
Before this match, Watford will lose to Arsenal when they played him away from home in the last 3 league matches.
Face to face
A study of their previous personal meetings, starting from October 14, 2017, shows that Arsenal won 4 of these games and Watford – 1 with the number of draws 1.
Collectively, they scored 18 goals in those games, 12 of which were scored by the Gunners and 6 by the Hornets. That’s an average of 3 goals per game.
The previous match involving these teams was in the 38th match of the Premier League on 26.07.2020, and the score ended with Arsenal 3-2 Watford.
On that day, Arsenal had 50% possession of the ball and scored 13 goals, of which 5 were on goal. Goals were scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (5‘, 33’) and Kieran Tierney (24‘).
Watford made 19 shots on goal, 6 of which hit the target. Troy Deeney (43‘) and Danny Welbeck (66’) scored.
Team News: Arsenal
There aren’t many personal problems, and Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta’s only concern about fitness is the otherwise strong team. Granit Jaka (damage to the medial collateral ligament) is not subject to discussion.
Team News: Watford
Watford boss Claudio Ranieri, having a completely healthy group to choose from, has no fitness problems in this match.
In this match, Watford will have a difficult task – to find a goal against an Arsenal squad capable of dominating matches.
Our choice here is for Arsenal’s 3-0 team victory at the end of 90 minutes.