Watford and Bournemouth have both made a surprisingly good start to the season. Opta tries to prise them apart.
"Bournemouth have failed to keep a clean sheet in any of their last nine away league games, shipping 20 goals in total (2.2 per game)."
Watford have lost only once in their last 14 meetings with Bournemouth in all competitions (W6 D7). They are [2.2] to win.
Five of the six Premier League meetings between Watford and Bournemouth have ended as draws, with Watford winning the other 2-0 in August 2017. The draw is [3.65].
Bournemouth's only win in their last 17 visits in all competitions to Vicarage Road against Watford came in March 1997 in a third tier match (D9 L7). The Cherries are [3.65] to roll back the years.
After winning their first four Premier League games of the season, Watford are winless in their last three (D1 L2). Bournemouth are [1.82] in the Double Chance market.
Watford haven't lost consecutive home Premier League games since May 2017, when they lost against Liverpool and Man City. Bournemouth are [2.64] Draw No Bet.
Bournemouth have failed to keep a clean sheet in any of their last nine away league games, shipping 20 goals in total (2.2 per game). Both teams to score is [1.68].
Despite playing just 11 Premier League games in 2018, Junior Stanislas has scored five goals for Bournemouth, a tally bettered this calendar year by only Callum Wilson (6 goals in 24 games) and Josh King (8 in 22). Stanislas is [5.0] to find the net.
Should Bournemouth win, they will have 16 points from eight Premier League games - last season, it took them 16 matches to win 16 points. The draw half-time/Bournemouth full-time double result is [8.6].
Watford's Roberto Pereyra has had a hand in seven goals in his last eight Premier League appearances at Vicarage Road (6 goals, 1 assist), though he hasn't scored or assisted in either of his last two. Pereyra is [3.8] to score.
Watford striker Troy Deeney has had a hand in five goals in four league appearances against Bournemouth at Vicarage Road (4 goals, 1 assist), scoring a hat-trick in a 6-1 win in August 2013. Deeney is [3.0] to add to his goal tally.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts