Watford v Arsenal - JG preview

Alexis Sanchez

The Gunners take on Watford at Vicarage Road in the Premier League.

You can find out more about their opponents below:


Watford Full name: Watford Football ClubManager: Quique Sánchez FloresClub colours: Yellow shirts, black shorts, yellow socksNickname: The Hornets


Three facts about Watford:

  • Petr Cech has the best save percentage in the PL this season (82%, minimum 5 saves).
  • Watford have the lowest shot conversion rate (8.6%) and shooting accuracy (34.3%) figures in the Premier League this season.
  • Alexis Sanchez has scored five times in his last two league appearances. 


Etienne Capoue WatfordStar 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.