Luton Town vs Watford Betting Tips & Prediction

Luton go up against Watford at Kenilworth Road on Saturday in the Championship. Luton lie 13th in the table on 53 points after 40 matches. 29 points ahead after 41 games, Watford find themselves in 2nd place.

On the back of their current run of form Watford are favored to keep their momentum going against Luton.

Stats and facts for Luton and Watford.

  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 3.5 in Luton Town’s last 4 of 6 matches;
  • teamlogoLuton Town conceded in the last 5 of 7 matches;
  • teamlogoLuton Town scored in the last 4 of 6 matches.
  • teamlogoWatford unbeaten the last 8 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoWatford unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogoWatford has won in the last 7 of 8 matches;
  • teamlogoWatford scored in the last 13 of 15 matches.

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Form Luton vs Watford

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Luton in nice flow.

Results have pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Luton, who have been neither awesome nor poor. In their 3 latest outings, Luton was hammered by Derby in a 2-0 defeat and a 2-1 defeat against Barnsley. Their latest game produced a 3-1 win against Wycombe.

Watford can build on recent win

Watford keeps brushing aside all resistance claiming yet another win to their collection last time out. In their 3 latest outings, Watford demolished Birmingham in a 3-0 win and a 1-1 draw against Middlesbrough. Their latest game produced a 2-0 win against Reading.

On the back of these results and with erratic performances by Luton, siding with Watford at odds 2.20 seem the obvious way to go.

Luton v Watford Fixture History

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

Watford look to extend superior advantage:

The last time the pair played each other, Watford came away as 1-0 winners back in September 2020 in a match in the Championship. Luton goes into their upcoming match against Watford with a 0-1-2 record in recent meetings in the Championship.

Current standings

Luton lies 13th in the table with 53 points after 40 games. 29 points ahead after 41 matches, Watford find themselves in 2nd place.

Full Time Betting

Following odds are available for this match with the bookmakers: Luton to win pays out at 3.80, the best price for a draw is 2.80, while an away win for Watford returns you odds 2.20. Luton won 3 of their last 10 home league games, whereas Watford lost 2 of their last 10 away league games.

BTTS

The prices available with the bookmakers indicate the chance of both teams to score (BTTS) is as low as 39% in this match. This equals odds around 2.55 while going the other way, and betting on both teams NOT to score pays out odds 1.50. The bookies estimate the chance of this outcome paying out lies at 67%. Luton’s last 10 home league games averaged 2.2 goals per game, with BTTS paying out 5 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Watford, the average total goals were 2.3, with 6 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

Over/Under Betting

According to the bookmakers, the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 32%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 3.10 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.36. Luton’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.2 goals a game. 3 of Luton’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Watford’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.3 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Watford went over 2.5 goals.

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