Bristol City vs Watford – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 9, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 9, 2022

Bristol City will be taking on visiting team Watford at Ashton Gate in a Championship tie on Saturday. Sitting bottom of the table, Bristol City have claimed 23 points after 20 rounds, while Watford have amassed 32 points. This places the latter as 5th in the Championship at the moment.

Bristol City vs Watford Stats

  • Bristol City have not won 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Bristol City have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • Bristol City have scored in 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 home matches Bristol City played, both teams scored
  • Bristol City have not won 6 of the last 7 home matches
  • Watford have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Watford have won 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Watford have not lost 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Watford have scored in 4 of the last 5 away matches
  • Watford have conceded in 5 of the last 7 away matches

Bristol City vs Watford Lineups

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In their last three matches, Bristol City lost 0-1 against Sheffield United, drew 1-1 with Middlesbrough, before losing to Lincoln City by 1-3. Bristol City just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Championship matches at the Ashton Gate. They also drew two and lost three of these six encounters, in which they scored five and conceded seven goals.

Their past three matches saw Watford beating Cardiff 1-2, losing 0-1 against Coventry, and beating Reading by 2-0. Watford won half of their previous six away matches in the Championship, as well as seeing zero draws and suffering three defeats. They scored eight goals whilst conceding nine. No team split the points as many times on their travels, as Watford did this season, in the Championship. They have so far collected no less than four draws.

Bristol City vs Watford H2H

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Watford came away with a 6-0 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Ashton Gate. Neither side have been the dominant force in recent meetings between Bristol City and Watford, as Watford won four of the last ten matches, while Bristol City won two matches of these ten encounters. The bookies have Watford to win this match at the best price odds of 2.30.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Ashton Gate witnessed Bristol City winning four of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew two and lost four in this run. Watford won three of their previous 10 games away, drew four and lost three. Bristol City claimed two modest wins from their previous 10 league outings, whereas Watford managed to win six times from a possible 10.

Both Teams to Score

The late encounter in the Championship between these two teams was a belter of a 6-0 match. Are we in for a similar goal-fest this coming Saturday? At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in the last ten matches between Watford and Bristol City. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.90 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out five times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Bristol City managed an average of 1.1 goals, with Watford averaging 1.9 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet four times in this run of matches. Bristol City saw over 2.5 goals in four of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in seven of the last ten matches Watford played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.7 goals in these matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.