West Ham United vs Watford Match Preview


In a weekend match on Friday Jul 17th, in week 36, West Ham United will play host to Watford in a clash of these two evenly matched Premier League teams. 16th placed West Ham United is fresh off their 4-0 shutout win against Norwich City, and West Ham United looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 6 of their last 10, while In their last match, 17th placed Watford, recorded a 2-1 win against Newcastle United. Watford is looking for direction having earned 11 points in their last 10 matches.

Watford and West Ham United last played eachother at the Vicarage Road on Aug 24th. West Ham United won by a score of 3 to 1 in front of just over 20000 spectators. Mark Noble struck first for West Ham United in the 3rd minute from the penalty spot, then Andre Gray tied it up for Watford in the 17th minute on a feed from Will Hughes.

Troy Deeney has been the most prolific scorer on Watford in the last five matches with 2 goals. West Ham United is fortunate enough to have Michail Antonio in top form. In the last 5 matches the midfielder has scored six goals

Robert Snodgrass, Felipe Anderson, Angelo Ogbonna and S√©bastien Haller are unavailable to play for David Moyes’s team, while Nigel Pearson’s squad will be without Gerard Deulofeu, Daryl Janmaat and Isaac Success.