Tip Manchester City - Watford
Manchester City are eyeing a treble, and the FA Cup is the remaining piece of silverware. Going by their run towards the end of the Premier League, City are heavy favorites in this clash but cup finals can serve surprises. City have seven straight wins and just one loss in the last 22 matches. They also have five straight wins in the FA Cup and scored two or more goals in four of the last five FA Cup matches. Watford on the other hand, have four wins in the last 10 matches but they have also picked straight wins in the last five FA Cup matches. A massive 48 points separated the two sides in the league, with City finishing on 98 points. City have 10 straight wins over Watford and are unbeaten in 14 matches against Watford. The two sides have faced off 20 times, and City have 13 wins while Watford have four wins, the most recent coming in 1987.
Key points Manchester City - Watford
Manchester City are unbeaten in 14 matches against Watford.
Watford are unbeaten in the last five FA Cup matches.
In the last 22 matches, Manchester City have 20 wins.
Conclusion Manchester City - Watford
Watford have not had it going their way against Manchester City in the course of so many meetings, and heading here they will still be the underdogs. City have been scoring a lot as the league season end approached and their matches against Watford have been high scoring. Here we are placing a bet on goals hitting over 2.5.
Manchester City Watford Prediction published on May 16, 2019