Watford vs Coventry – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 3, 2022

Watford enjoy home advantage when visitors Coventry swing by this coming Saturday for a clash in the Championship. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. The hosts are currently 6th in the Championship standings with 29 points after 18 rounds. Coventry are trailing behind them on 20 points, which makes them 20th in the rankings ahead of their next game.

Watford vs Coventry Stats

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

Watford vs Coventry Lineups

Watford vs Coventry Preview

In their last three outings, Watford won 4-0 against Luton, beat Wigan by 0-1 and hammered Cardiff 1-2. Watford won three of their previous six matches at Vicarage Road Stadium in the Championship. They drew one and suffered two defeats, scoring 13 goals to nine against.

In their last three matches, Coventry drew 2-2 with Rotherham, lost 1-2 against Blackpool and beat Blackburn 1-0. In their last six away matches in the Championship, Coventry won twice, while also recording three draws. They endured one defeat in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying five goals conceded and five scored.

Watford vs Coventry H2H

Watford and Coventry settled for a point in a 0-0 draw when last faced with each other. The best betting odds on another draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.50. Looking back over their last ten encounters serves to emphasize how equally paired the two teams usually are. Visitors Coventry claimed a win in three of the previous ten matches. Hosting side Watford won three of these, as the bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.90.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Vicarage Road Stadium witnessed Watford winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing two and losing three as well. Coventry claimed three wins, four draws and three defeats in their last 10 games away. Coventry racked up three wins from their last 10 possible away games without conceding a goal.

Both Teams to Score

It finished all square on when Watford last faced Coventry. With both denying to back down, the scoreboard said 0-0 in the end. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.50. In the past ten matches between home side Watford and Coventry both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

The last ten encounters between Watford and Coventry saw over 2.5 goals scored six times, with Watford averaging 1.6 goals a game. Coventry scored 1.2 goals on average in these, as both teams scored five times in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of Watford’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in two of the last ten matches Coventry played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 0.9 goals in these matches.

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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.