Millwall vs Watford – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 17, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 17, 2022

The spotlight is on both Millwall and Watford, as the Championship rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other this coming Wednesday at The Den. Millwall are 11th in the table on 20 points after 14 matches. Watford sit 10th with 20 points after 14 matches played.

Millwall vs Watford Stats

  • Millwall have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Millwall have scored in 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Millwall have won 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Millwall have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 matches Millwall played, both teams scored
  • Watford have not won 12 of the last 14 away matches
  • In 6 of the last 8 matches Watford played, both teams scored
  • Watford have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Watford have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • Watford have conceded in 8 of the last 9 matches

Millwall vs Watford Lineups

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Millwall conquered seven points from their last three matches and started off drawing 1-1 with Rotherham. Next up was a 2-0 win against Middlesbrough, before Bristol City were defeated in a 1-2 win. It has been a bit hit-and-miss for Millwall but at least mostly hit, as they put four wins on the board in their previous six Championship matches. They didn’t draw any matches, but lost twice, scoring nine goals while conceding six. Millwall claimed five wins at The Den, scoring 11 times whilst conceding six along the way. This ranks them as one of the two best home sides this season in the Championship.

Watford suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by Swansea in a 1-2 defeat. Blackpool also proved too hard to handle as they won 3-1 before Watford were able to strike back in a 2-1 win against Norwich. In their last six Championship away matches, Watford failed to win more than once. Instead, they’ve drawn three and lost two, scoring seven while also conceding seven times. 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.

Millwall vs Watford H2H

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Watford came away with a 1-0 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at The Den. All in all, Watford have a fine reading on Millwall in previous seasons with a 6-3-1 advantage going into this match. The bookies have Watford to win this match at best price odds of 2.75.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

The Den saw Millwall winning six, drawing one and losing three of their 10 most recent games here across all tournaments. Watford won one of their 10 most recent away games, drew four and lost five. Millwall pulled off two clean sheets in their last 10 matches against The Den, whereas Watford claimed four clean sheets in their last 10 away matches.

Both Teams to Score

The last time the pair played each other, Watford came out the other side as 1-0 winners and surely won’t mind a repeat of that result. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet seven times in the last ten matches between Watford and Millwall. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened four times in the last ten encounters between these two rivals. Millwall managed an average of 0.5 goals, with Watford averaging 1.5 goals in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet seven times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of Millwall’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.5 times in those matches.

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