Man Utd. play host to Watford at Old Trafford on Wednesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Red Devils are clearly on top, having won 5 and lost only 1 of the 9 games.
The last time the two teams met at Man Utd. was back in October 1999, over five years ago, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Watford||1 - 2||Man Utd.||PREM|
|2000/2001||Tue 31 Oct||Watford||0 - 3||Man Utd.||LGEC|
|1999/2000||Sat 29 Apr||Watford||2 - 3||Man Utd.||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sat 16 Oct||Man Utd.||4-1||Watford||PREM|
|1987/1988||Sat 02 Jan||Watford||0 - 1||Man Utd.||PREM|
|1987/1988||Sat 22 Aug||Man Utd.||2 - 0||Watford||PREM|
|1986/1987||Sat 14 Feb||Man Utd.||3 - 1||Watford||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Manchester United could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Red Devils, with 7 goals against.
In complete contrast to Man Utd., Watford are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Hornets have conceded 6 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Man Utd. are currently sitting proudly at the top of the entire league, having collected 57 points from the 24 games played. Watford find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 23 games have yielded only 15 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Man Utd. fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Red Devils. Home win
|Man Utd.||Won 8 successive home games.|
9 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Watford||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.|