Watford vs Huddersfield Town – 101 Great Goals prediction: Watford 1-1 Huddersfield
Injuries are starting to seriously take their toll on Watford’s results.
Neither side comes into this one in good form but the home side could struggle with a number of key players sidelined.
Watford vs Huddersfield football betting tips
Watford are 3/4 favourites. Huddersfield are rated at 17/4 for a rare away win.
Draw at half-time and Watford to win is an attractive looking 7/2.
Richarlison to score the first goal is 9/2.
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Watford vs Huddersfield: Premier League preview
Watford host Huddersfield at Vicarage Road on Saturday.
Watford’s great season looks to be taking a turn for the worse after their third defeat in four matches on Tuesday night.
Daryl Janmaat gave Watford an early lead at Crystal Palace but the home side capitalised on a late read card and injury, scoring twice in the final minutes as Watford finished the match with nine men on the field.
Despite their recent poor run of form, Watford remain in the top half of the table.
Huddersfield’s own form is hardly sparkling. Aside from their 2-0 win over Brighton last weekend, Huddersield have lost the rest of their last six.
To be fair to David Wagner’s side, they have faced Chelsea, Everton, Arsenal and Manchester City in that period.
The Terriers lost 3-1 at home to Chelsea on Tuesday night. Laurent Depoitre scored a consolation goal in second half stoppage time.
Watford’s home form this season has been considerably worse than on their travels. Huddersfield, meanwhile, have the third worst away record in the league.
Watford team news vs Huddersfield
You could almost make an entire starting eleven with the players Watford have unavailable.
Tom Cleverley and Marvin Zeegelaar are both suspended for Saturday, while Kiko Femenia and Richarlison are early doubts after the pair picked up muscle problems against Palace.
Nathaniel Chalobah, Craig Cathcart, Tommie Hoban and Isaac Success are all ruled out with knee injuries. Success is targeting a return before the end of the year, while the rest of the quartet won’t feature until 2018.
Younes Kaboul, Stefano Okaka and Will Hughes are also ruled out, while Miguel Britos is a doubt with a leg problem.
Huddersfield team news vs Watford
Rajiv van la Parra is available again after completing his ban.
Michael Hefele could come back into contention after returning to training.
Philip Billing and Jon Stankovic remain out until 2018.
Jonathan Hogg is set to face his former side.
Watford predicted line-up vs Huddersfield
Huddersfield predicted line-up vs Watford
All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing (Thursday, December 14, 2017, 23:00 UK) and are subject to change.