FootyMAD's Watford match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 26th February 2010
The game between Watford and Newcastle United in the Championship on Saturday, 27th February 2010 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Newcastle Utd. pack their bags to visit Watford at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 19 games played, Magpies have recorded 3 wins, and Watford have come away with 7 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Vicarage Road Stadium was within the last three years, in May 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 05 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 0||Watford||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sun 13 May||Watford||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Newcastle Utd.||2 - 1||Watford||PREM|
|2006/2007||Tue 07 Nov||Watford||2 - 2||Newcastle Utd.||LGEC|
|1999/2000||Sat 11 Mar||Newcastle Utd.||1 - 0||Watford||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sat 20 Nov||Watford||1 - 1||Newcastle Utd.||PREM|
|1992/1993||Tue 23 Mar||Watford||1 - 0||Newcastle Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Watford have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Hornets, with 2 goals against.
In complete contrast to Watford, Newcastle Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While the Magpies have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Watford see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 39 points from their 30 games played so far, Newcastle Utd. are leading the way in the Coca-Cola Championship, with their 32 games giving them a return of 66 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Newcastle Utd. on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Watford. No-score draw
|Watford||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
|Newcastle Utd.||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
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