Watford are up against Newcastle at the Vicarage Road looking to bounce back quickly from the Boxing Day defeat against Chelsea. The Hornets remain on the edge of a top-10 place and they can still make up ground to the likes of Leicester, who are just a point above. Meanwhile, Newcastle remain in the bottom…
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – Betting Tips for the game
Watford fell to a 2-1 loss against Chelsea at home. This was the first defeat for Javi Gracia’s team since the home defeat against Manchester City at the start of December.
Newcastle United lost for a 10th time this season and the 4-0 score against Liverpool at Anfield has provided Rafa Benitez’ team with their biggest defeat of the campaign. Newcastle’s away win over Huddersfield is the only success for the club in the last five games.
Newcastle recently hosted Watford at St James’ Park back in November and this reverse fixture was won by the home team with a 1-0 score. Watford’s last home match against Newcastle took place in May with the Hornets getting a 2-1 success. Our betting tips and predictions expect a victory for Watford.
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – Match odds
Newcastle are given a price of 4.50 to win the match but it is extremely difficult to back a team that has been very poor this season. Watford are quite strong at the Vicarage Road with a 50% success rate in the 10 home matches this season. Most of their defeats at home have been against the top teams – like the 2-1 defeat against Chelsea on Boxing Day. Even in the loss against Chelsea, Watford were quite good. Our preview would pick a win for the Hornets.
Watford vs Newcastle United draw odds: 3.75
Newcastle United win odds: 4.50
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – Correct Score odds
Watford ended up suffering a 1-0 loss against Newcastle in the reverse fixture but they did create a large number of chances in the match. Watford’s aim for a revenge will be better executed at home and they have scored close to 2 goals per match in their last five games. Newcastle have struggled with scoring goals throughout the campaign. Our correct score prediction would go with a 2-0 win for Watford.
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Watford have been able to claim back-to-back 2-1 successes over Newcastle at home. However, Newcastle cannot be backed to score in this match since they have been creating very less in terms of opportunities. Even in the recent away victory over Huddersfield, Newcastle had just 26% of the ball. Our total goals prediction would back under 2.5 goals.
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – First Goalscorer odds
Roberto Pereyra is back on form after going through a disappointing run in November. The Brazilian is the top scorer for the Hornets with six goals in the league. He has been able to claim a goal and an assist in the last two matches. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Roberto Pereyra.
Watford FC vs Newcastle United FC – Free bet offers
Below we have all our free bet offers and bonuses for this weekend.
Bet £20 get a £20 Free Bet. New players only. Qualifying bet(s) must have minimum odds of 4/5 and must be settled before triggering free bet
£50 staggered free bet. Place your first bet and get £10 matched. After 5 bets get a free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your 5 bets. Then after your 10th bet, get another free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your last 5 bets.
Basically, to claim the free bets, place a £10 bet when you join to get £10. Then after 5 £20 bets, you get another £20. This then repeats so you can claim the final £20.
Min. odds of 1/2 (1.5) or greater required to qualify.
Watford win at 1.85
Total goals under 2.5 at 1.80