Watford vs Luton – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 20, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 20, 2022

The Championship tie at Vicarage Road Stadium this coming Sunday sees home team, Watford, up against Luton. With 24 points after 15 games, Luton currently rank 5th in the Championship standings. Watford play catch-up as they recorded 20 points in 15 matches, putting them 15th before their upcoming clash.

Watford vs Luton Stats

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

Watford vs Luton Lineups

Watford vs Luton Preview

It is all or nothing with Watford presently. They first went down 3-1 in an encounter with Blackpool, to which they replied by beating Norwich2-1. Their latest encounter once again had them on the losing side, when they lost 3-0 against Millwall. In their last six Championship home matches, Watford have three wins, while they’ve drawn one and lost two. They scored ten and conceded nine goals.

Nathan Jones’ Luton look well suited to take on any opponent with seven points to show off from three matches. They started off drawing 0-0 with West Bromwich, before downing first QPR. by 3-1, then Norwich in a 0-1 win. Luton won four times in their last six away games in the Championship, in which they drew once and lost once. They conceded three goals while scoring seven themselves.

Watford vs Luton H2H

Watford were defeated by 1-0 in their last encounter with Luton, but did win the reverse match 1-0, though. Watford have a 50% win rate against Luton, who won one of these matches. The total record reads 2-1-1, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Watford won five of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing two and losing three as well. Luton won seven from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew two and lost one in this run. Luton are capable of organizing a tough defence on their travels, keeping their opponents from scoring five times in their last 10 away matches. Watford managed a clean sheet in three of their last 10 games at home.

Both Teams to Score

Luton won 1-0 the last time, they faced Watford, who won the match before that when Watford claimed a 1-0 win.

Over/Under Tips

In the past four encounters between Watford and Luton over 2.5 goals came out one time, with Watford scoring an average of one goal per game. Luton averaged 0.75 goals, while both teams scored two times. There were over 2.5 goals scored in eight of Watford’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.5 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of the last ten matches Luton played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.7 goals in these matches.

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