Manchester City and Watford will meet at Wembley in the FA Cup final on Saturday. Manchester City will be looking for the double, as they clinched the title the previous weekend. It will be their first FA cup final for the past eight years, as they last triumphed in the competition back in 2011. For Watford it will be only the second appearance in the final, as in 1984 they lost to Everton 2:0.
Manchester City vs Watford Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Manchester City||Win||12 W/ 2 D/ 0 L||7 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Watford||Loss||0 W/ 2 D/ 12 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 7 L|
Last game between the teams:09.03.2019 Manchester City – Watford 3:1; Raheem Sterling 46’,50’,59’;Geard Deulofeu 66’,
Last game at this venue: The game will take place on Wembley Stadum.
Worth mentioning: Manchester City are on a ten game winning streak in their meetings with Watford and are still unbeaten in the fourteen encounters since 2000. All of the last five H2H clashes featured over 2,5 goals, with the Citizens not able to keep a clean sheet in the last three and they witnessed goals at both ends. The Hornet’s best achievement are the two draws, but when it comes to scoring goals, the best they managed were two goals they scored in the 4:2 loss in 2014.
Manchester City vs Watford Stats
|As of 13.05||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Manchester City||Win||9 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Watford||Loss||3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
Last game Manchester City: 12.05.2019 Brighton – Manchester City 1:4; Glenn Murray 27’; Sergio Aguero 28’, Aymeric Laporte 38’, Riyad Mahrez 63’, Ilkay Gundogan 72’
Last game Watford: 12.05.2019 Watford – West Ham 1:4; Gerard Deulofeu 46’; Mark Noble 15’, 78’(penalty), Manuel Lanzini 39’, Marko Arnautovic 71’; Jose Holebas from the home side was sent off with straight red card in the 48’
Top performers Manchester City: Sergio Aguero 30 goals 8 assists, Raheem Sterling 23 goals 10 assists,Leroy Sane 16 goals 10 assists.
Top performers Watford: Glenn Murray 15 goals 1 assist, Shane Duffy 5 goals 1 assist, Pascal Gross 3 goals 3 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Manchester City were crowned as the Premier League champions on Sunday, after their 4:1 victory over Brighton. The Citizens lost only one of their last twenty outings, but they paid the price, as it costed them the Champions League. Only one of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals and saw goals at both ends, as City kept clean sheets in all other four.
Watford finished the season without a victory in their last four matches. Four of the last five featured over 2,5 goals and the same number of games saw both involved teams hitting the back of the nets.
Manchester City vs Watford News
Missing players Manchester City: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Watford: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Manchester City vs Watford Predictions
Manchester City to win – 1.20 @ bet365