Liverpool vs Watford PREVIEW & PREDICTION 17/03/2018


The boys of Klopp start as favorites due to the tremendous offensive potential they possess, which is usually explosive in Anfield and visiting. Because of this and knowing that his opponent is not reliable in defense, we trust that the bet “Liverpool will score in the first half” has value in this opportunity. Remember that the goal of the local can fall for a basted play or a quick backlash.


The boys of Klopp are in 4th of Champions, being their objective to qualify for the next edition of this tournament. These days, they are in fourth place, having to add to avoid stalking Chelsea. They come from losing 2-1 to Manchester United, leaving behind a streak of 3 consecutive wins. In spite of everything, the equipment continues being explosive and lethal in attack.

As a local at Anfield, Liverpool has reaped positive results for the English tournament by being undefeated so far. Of course, he has won 9 of 15, matching the remaining 6 he played (33 goals in favor and 10 against). It comes from beating Manchester City 4-3, to beat 2-2 with Tottenham, to overcome 4-1 at West Ham and to beat Newcastle 2-0. For the Champions, he equaled 0-0 against Porto in a duel to meet after what happened in the first leg.


The present of the team is not good or bad, since it is located on a half board with 36 units in total. The team lost 3-0 to Arsenal at the Emirates, leaving behind a streak of 2 consecutive victories. Your goal is to get away much more from the descent and not commit to this fight. Luckily for your interests, you have good players from midfield forward. Of course, its main problem lies in its defensive fragility.

Far from his stadium, Watford has registered unencouraging scorecards after winning 4 matches, matching another 2 and losing the remaining 9 that he played (17 specific goals and 24 received in his goal). In this 2018 he has added only 1 point in his last 5 starts. It comes from losing 3-1 to Manchester City, losing 2-0 to Leicester, equaling 0-0 with Stoke, tripped 2-0 with West Ham and losing 3-0 to the “Gunners” as mentioned above.

The last game that faced both clubs was in the first round and the final result was an equality 3-3 in the field of Watford. In Anfield, Liverpool won the last two duels (2-0 in May 2016 and 6-1 in November of that same year).

PREDICTION: Over 2.5 goals @ 1.41