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Ace Football previews the Championship round 44 match between Watford and Hull and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Only three rounds remain of Championship season, and both Watford and Hull look to bolster their account at Vicarage Road Stadium this coming Saturday.


Team form: Watford vs Hull

Watford Form

It is neither good nor disastrous for Watford with just two points from their last three matches. They first drew 0-0 against Preston, followed by another draw. This time 0-0 against Ipswich, before going down in a 3-2 defeat against Southampton. Watford are without a win in their last six Championship matches on home soil, which produced a record of three draws and three defeats, in which they conceded nine and scored six goals.

Hull Form

Hull are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Cardiff by 1-3. This was followed by a 2-2 with Middlesbrough and a 3-0 win against Queens Park Rangers. Hull claimed 13 points in their last six Championship matches, winning four, drawing once as well as losing once. They conceded seven and scored ten goals themselves.

Betting stats and facts for Watford and Hull

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Watford and Hull. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • In 12 of the last 14 home matches Watford played, both teams scored
  • Watford have not won the last 11 home matches in a row in the Championship
  • In 10 of the last 12 home matches Watford played in the Championship, both teams scored
  • Watford have not won 16 of the last 18 matches
  • Watford have scored in 18 of the last 20 home matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 away matches Hull played, both teams scored
  • In 8 of the last 10 away matches Hull played in the Championship, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 11 Hull away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Hull have scored in 14 of the last 16 away matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 Hull away matches in the Championship, the sum of goals was over 2.5

In-form players: Watford vs Hull

Looking at the market for a goalscorer, it seems a good idea to side with Emmanuel Dennis, who is performing well for Watford. He found the back of the net twice in his most recent Championship outings. He’ll be out to add more goals against Hull.The visitors will be looking to Fabio Carvalho to find the net once again, after managing five Championship goals for Hull in recent matches.

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Full-time result

Watford won only once in their last 10 outings at Vicarage Road Stadium, but they drew five and lost four in this run. Hull won five, drew one and lost four of their last 10 games away from home. Hull have not lost to Watford in 5 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Watford scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Hull got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Hull will feel optimistic about scoring this coming Saturday with Watford managing a measly three clean sheet in the previous 10 games. The latter fought their way to two clean sheets in their previous 10 games.

Total goals

Watford saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Hull, who scored 1.5 times on average in these matches.

Suggested bet: Watford vs Hull

To summarize, the upcoming Championship clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Watford vs Hull mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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