Tip Norwich - Watford
Norwich City placed second from bottom after 11 rounds of matches, will this weekend play host to Watford, who are rock bottom in the Premier League standings. Two points separate the sides, with Norwich having managed seven points, while Watford have five. Going to this game, Norwich have won just two of the opening 11 matches in the league, and drawn once. Watford on their side, have no win in the season. However, both sides head to the game on very poor recent runs. Both have had six winless matches ahead of this; Norwich have lost five of them and Watford have lost three. Norwich have eight losses in their last 10 matches and one win. They have managed just one clean sheet in their 12 matches this season and conceded two or more goals in eight of their last 10. At home, Norwich have two wins in their last five matches and three losses in the run. They have conceded 14 goals in the last five home matches, and kept no clean sheet, though considering the quality of opponents they have played, it was expected. They have in the last few home matches, played Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea; they beat City 3-2. Still they have the second poorest defence in the season, with 26 goals conceded. Teemu Pukki, who has scored six in the opening 11 matches, will be a key man for them.
On the other hand, Watford have managed just one win in the last 10 matches. They have four losses in the run and in their 14 matches this season, they have three clean sheets. They go to this game on the back of two straight losses while they have only managed three points in their last five league matches. In their last five away matches, Watford have conceded 14 goals in the last five away matches and scored just two. They have four losses and two draws in the last six away matches while they have the poorest attack in the league with just six goals scored in 11 matches. The last time the two faced off, they were in the Premier League in 2016 and Norwich won 4-2.
Key points Norwich - Watford
Both teams are winless in their last six matches.
Watford have the poorest attack in the league, having scored just six goals.
Norwich have conceded 26 goals in the Premier League this season.
Watford have four losses in their last 10 matches.
Norwich have eight losses in their last 10 matches.
Conclusion Norwich - Watford
Both Norwich and Watford have not had the best of runs but Norwich have had a better experience of the opening 11 matches, with two wins. Watford remain winless in the league this season and they will further not be favored by the fact that they will be playing away from home. They have not won an away game this season. Norwich have been poor defensively but Watford have been poor in attack and playing at home means Norwich may have the advantage. Here we will go a 2-way bet – a home win or draw.
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Norwich Watford Prediction published on November 6, 2019