Watford vs West Ham Odds – Saturday 25th February 2017 – 17:30 – BT Sport
Watford are 6/4 with the draw at 23/10 and West Ham are 9/5
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Watford welcome West Ham to Vicarage Road this Saturday, with both sides looking for an all important win.
The Hornets come into this match on the back of a 2-0 defeat, against Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Juan Mata (32), opened the scoring for United, with the Spaniard registering his 10th goal of the season.
Anthony Martial (60) scoring on his first start for some time, with the young Frenchman enjoying an excellent game.
It was another tough result for Walter Mazzarri’s side, they have a mixed record in their last six as a result.
Mazzarri looking for win
Walter Mazzarri has enjoyed a tough start to life as a Premier League manager, but his side have been excellent in patches.
They don’t have to go back far to draw on a winning performance though, with back to back wins against Burnley and Arsenal recently.
Watford come into this match in 13th position, they are just two points off West Ham who are in 10th position.
Mazzarri will be hoping there is plenty more to come from this Watford side, they have just 13 games left.
Much More To Come
Watford come into this match as the favourites, with home advantage informing the bookies.
In the two matches last season, both sides won their home fixtures, with Watford triumphing 2-0 at home and West Ham winning 3-1 at Upton Park.
Watford will be looking to continue their recent run against the Hammers, they have won two of the last three meetings.
Hammers In Great Form
West Ham come into this match in great form, despite drawing their last match against West Brom 2-2.
The Baggies had the perfect start to the match, with Nacer Chadli opening the scoring in just the 6th minute.
Tony Pulis’ side went into the break with a slim advantage, but West Ham struck back through Sofiane Feghouli (63).
Manuel Lanzini thought he had given West Ham all three points, but Gareth McAuley rescued an invaluable point for West Brom (90+4).
The home draw angered Bilic, to the extent that he was sent to the stands, he also faces an FA conduct charge.
West Ham do have an excellent record coming into this match, they have won three of their last six matches.
Wins against Southampton, Middlesbrough and Palace have been dampened by defeats against Manchester City.
Slaven Bilic’s side do find themselves in 10th position, that is an excellent achievement given their early season troubles.
The Hammers come into this match as the underdogs, with home advantage finding favour with the bookies.
This will be a tough fixture for West Ham, with Watford performing better at home this season than on the road.
West Ham will be looking to maintain their excellent recent record against Watford, in 27 matches they have won 14, drawn 5 and lost 8.
Both teams are 8/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Watford are Mauro Zarate and Troy Deeney at 6/1 with Mbaye Niang and Stefano Okaka at 7/1. For West Ham, Andy Carroll is at 5/1 with Ashley Fletcher and Michail Antonio at 7/1.
The last time that these two sides met Watford won 4-2 and the odds of the same result are 80/1.
Watford vs West Ham Odds
Tip 1 – Deeney to score first @ 6/1
Tip 2 – 2-2 draw @ 12/1