Premier League 2018-19 – Watford vs Crystal Palace Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Watford vs Crystal Palace kick off? Sunday 26th August, 13:30 (UK)

Where is Watford vs Crystal Palace being played? Vicarage Road Stadium

What television channel is Watford vs Crystal Palace on? Sky Sports Premier League

Where can I stream Watford vs Crystal Palace? Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via Sky Go

Are tickets still available for Watford vs Crystal Palace?

Watford – https://www.eticketing.co.uk/watfordfc/Events/Index

Crystal Palace – https://tickets.cpfc.co.uk/events.aspx

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Watford W1, Crystal Palace W3, D2
All-time meetings: Watford W41, Crystal Palace W49, D27

THE TEAM NEWS

WATFORD

Predicted line-up (4-4-2): Foster; Janmaat, Cathcart, Kabasele, Holebas; Hughes, Doucoure, Capoue, Pereyra; Deeney, Gray

Unavailable: Wilmot (Injured), Kaboul (Injured), Cleverley (Injured), Okaka (Injured), Deulofeu (Injured), Chalobah (Injured)

Doubtful:

CRYSTAL PALACE

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Hennessey; Ward, Tomkins, Sakho, Van Aanholt; Milivojevic, McArthur; Townsend, Zaha, Schlupp; Benteke

Unavailable: Dann (Injured), Wan-Bissaka (Suspended)

Doubtful: Wickham (Injured), Williams (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

Two relatively unfashionable sides meet at Vicarage Road but this may well be an entertaining match if their performances so far this season are anything to go by. Both teams are playing with freedom right now and that could translate into goals so expect both teams to score.