Arsenal v Watford - JG Preview

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The Gunners take on Watford at Emirates Stadium in the Premier League.

You can find out more about their opponents below:



Watford (h)

Full name: Watford Football Club
Manager: Quique Sánchez Flores
Club colours: Yellow shirts, black shorts, yellow socks
Nickname:The Hornets



Three facts about Watford:

  • The Hornets scored with their only two shots on target in that 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium.
  • Arsenal had won the previous six meetings with Watford before a 1-2 defeat last month in the FA Cup quarter final.
  • Arsenal have already beaten Watford once this season in the Premier League. 



Etienne Capoue Watford

Star man: Etienne Capoue
The tough-tackling midfielder is formerly of Tottenham Hotspur. Capoue offers protection to the Watford defence with his physicality but also has a powerful strike and will look to break down any Arsenal attack.