Bristol City vs Watford Match Preview
Watford travel to Ashton Gate Stadium to play Bristol City on Wednesday 25 November. Kick-off is 7:45pm (UK time) for this Championship match.
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Head To Head
We start by looking at the fact that Bristol City played Watford in 2018, in what was a FA Cup clash. The winners on the day were Watford with a final score of 3-0.
Over the last decade, these sides have gone head-to-head 9 times. Bristol City have won in 3 of the match-ups when they've met. Watford have won 3 of these clashes. The remaining 3 matches resulted in a draw.
In those matches, there has been an average of 3.11 goals. Bristol City have scored an average of 1.44 and their opponents, Watford have scored an average of 1.67 per match.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 33% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 33% of these matches.
Bristol City have 20 points in The Championship, putting them in 5th place.
There has been 37 matches played by the home team over the course of the last year. They have 16 wins; 6 draws; and 15 losses. Therefore, Bristol City have won 43%, drawn 16%, and lost 40% of their recent matches.
In this time, they have scored 1.3 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.3 goals on average.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 40% (8 wins) in their 20 home fixtures. 20% (4) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 40% (8) being a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 1.4 goals when at home in this period. They have conceded 1.45.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 11 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 40%. Regarding the BTTS count, 5 of these games are matches where both teams have scored and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 games over this same period.
They have scored in their last 3 matches.
The away team has 21 points in the Championship. They are in 2nd place.
There is a total of 33 matches played by them in the last year. They have 13 wins; 9 draws; and 11 losses. This recent form puts Watford on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 39%-27%-33%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.27 goals for, and 1.18 goals against.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 12% (2 wins) from 16 away fixtures. 31% (5) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 56% (9) ending in a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 0.69 goals when away in this period and they have conceded 1.31.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have scored a total of 14 goals in their last ten matches and 5 of these matches have been victories. There have been 6 occasions when both Watford and their opponents have scored; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 in the last ten.