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STOKE CITY v WATFORD
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Stoke City v Watford Tips, Predictions and Odds

Stoke City host Watford in matchday 26 of the Championship on Friday 22nd January, 7:45pm at bet365 Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 8th place in the table having lost against Watford 1-2 last time out, while the visitors are in 4th after their 1-2 win against Stoke City.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Watford have a 39% chance of beating Stoke City

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Stoke
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Watford
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Stoke have won 55% of their last 20 home league games and Watford have lost 55% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Watford won away in the league was 3 games ago against Birmingham. The last time Stoke lost a home league game was 1 match ago against Bournemouth.

Stoke last kept a clean sheet at home 3 games ago, and have kept 7 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Watford last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 10 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 11 league games Stoke has won at home, they scored first 10 times. Of the 11 away games Watford has lost, they conceded first 9 times.

View KickOff's top Championship tipsters here >
Stoke 10TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
34
Conceded
23
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Won
11
D
3
Lost
6
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
23
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Won
7
Draw
8
Lost
5
Watford 3RD
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
13
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
10 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
10 / 20
W
3
Draw
6
Lost
11
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
16
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
10
Draw
6
L
4
Championship table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Stoke
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Watford
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
 
2-3
 
4-1
 Norwich3321752270 
 
1-0
Apr 20
 
3-2
 
2-1
 Brentford3318962663 
 
1-1
May 1
 
1-2
 
3-2
 Watford A3317971960 
-
-
Mar 3
 
2-0
 Swansea3117861759 
May 8
 
2-1
 
0-0
 
0-3
 Reading3316611854 
Apr 10
 
1-0
 
0-1
May 8
 Bournemouth33141091552 
 
1-1
 
1-0
 
2-2
 
2-0
 Barnsley3215611251 
 
1-0
 
1-0
 
1-2
Mar 16
 Cardiff33148111450 
 
0-1
Mar 13
 
1-0
Mar 13
 M'Boro3313812347 
 
1-0
Apr 5
-
-
 Stoke H33111210145 
 
3-2
 
1-2
 
0-2
Apr 2
 Bristol C3314316-945 
 
6-0
 
0-0
Apr 5
 
0-0
 Millwall339168243 
Apr 24
 
0-0
Apr 17
 
0-1
 Preston3313416-543 
 
4-1
 
0-1
 
3-0
 
0-2
 Luton3211813-1041 
 
1-0
Apr 17
 
1-0
 
1-1
 Blackburn3211714840 
 
3-1
 
2-3
 
1-1
Apr 24
 Nottm Forest33101013-440 
Mar 6
 
0-0
May 1
 
0-0
 QPR31101011-540 
 
1-2
 
1-1
Mar 20
 
0-0
 Derby3210814-838 
 
2-1
 
0-1
 
4-3
 
1-1
 Huddersfield3310617-1236 
 
2-0
 
2-0
Apr 21
 
0-0
 Coventry3381114-1435 
 
3-2
 
0-0
 
1-1
Apr 10
 Birmingham3381015-1634 
Mar 20
 
0-1
 
1-0
 
3-3
 Rotherham318518-929 
 
2-0
Mar 16
 
1-0
 
0-0
 Sheff Wed329716-1528 
Apr 2
 
0-0
Mar 6
 
0-1
 Wycombe325819-3023 
Mar 3
 
1-1
Stoke v Watford expected goals and 2020/21 Championship performance
Stoke
XG (expected goals)
Watford
1.1
1.2
Attack rating
STK
WAT
7%
better
+ view stats
Games scored23
23
Failed to score10
10
Scored first16
+27%
22
Goals scored38
+12%
43
Avg. scored1.2
+8%
1.3
Shots per game10.0
+9%
11.0
Shots per goal8.0
8.0
Conversion rate12%
12%
KickOff rating
+7%
Defence rating
STK
WAT
24%
better
+ view stats
Games conceded18
18
Clean sheets15
15
Conceded first11
+45%
6
Goals conceded37
+35%
24
Avg. conceded1.1
+36%
0.7
Shots per game10.0
10.0
Shots per goal9.0
+36%
14.0
Conversion rate12%
+42%
7%
KickOff rating
+24%
Stoke
Average points per game
Watford
1.4
1.8
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 13% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

H 1-0
0%
0.00
D 0-0
0%
0.00
A 0-1
0%
0.00
H 2-0
0%
0.00
D 1-1
0%
0.00
A 0-2
0%
0.00
H 2-1
0%
0.00
D 2-2
0%
0.00
A 1-2
0%
0.00
H 3-0
0%
0.00
D 3-3
0%
0.00
A 0-3
0%
0.00
H 3-1
0%
0.00
D 4-4
0%
0.00
A 1-3
0%
0.00
H 3-2
0%
0.00
A 2-3
0%
0.00
H 4-0
0%
0.00
A 0-4
0%
0.00
H 4-1
0%
0.00
A 1-4
0%
0.00
H 4-2
0%
0.00
A 2-4
0%
0.00
H 4-3
0%
0.00
A 3-4
0%
0.00
H 5-0
0%
0.00
A 0-5
0%
0.00
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CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS:

Stoke have scored 2 goals or more in 9 of their last 20 home games. Watford have conceded at least 2 goals in 7 of their last 20 away games.

Stoke have conceded 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 home league games. Watford have scored 1 goal or less in 18 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Stoke 10TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
0 - 2
0 - 2
0 - 2
STK -2
or more
0 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 3
STK -1
goal
1 - 1
1 - 1
2 - 2
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 0
3 - 2
4 - 3
STK +1
goal
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 1
4 - 0
5 - 1
STK +2
or more
2 - 0
STK -2
or more
0 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 3
3 - 2
STK -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
2 - 2
3 - 3
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
0 - 1
1 - 0
3 - 2
4 - 3
STK +1
goal
0 - 3
STK +2
or more
Watford 3RD
20 league games
Away
Overall
2 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 1
WAT -2
or more
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 0
2 - 1
2 - 1
3 - 2
WAT -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
WAT +1
goal
0 - 3
WAT +2
or more
2 - 0
WAT -2
or more
1 - 0
0 - 1
2 - 1
WAT -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
0 - 1
0 - 1
3 - 2
3 - 2
WAT +1
goal
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 1
4 - 1
WAT +2
or more
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 53% chance of not both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

BTTS yes
0%
0.00
BTTS No
0%
0.00
BTTS + draw
0%
0.00
BTTS + away
0%
0.00
BTTS + home
0%
0.00

BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

45% of Stoke's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 4, drew 2 and lost 3 of those games.

35% of Watford's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 0, drew 4 and lost 3 of those games.

The last time Stoke failed to score at home in the league was a 0-1 loss to Bournemouth in January this year.

The last time Watford kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 1-0 win against Birmingham in December 2020.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Stoke 10TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
34
Conceded
23
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Yes
9
No
11
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
23
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Yes
9
No
11
Watford 3RD
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
13
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
10 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
10 / 20
Yes
7
No
13
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
16
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Yes
9
No
11
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 59% chance of this match having under 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Stoke's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.9 goals a game. Watford's last 20 away league games have averaged 1.9 goals a game.

Stoke have scored on average at home in the league 1.7 goals a game and conceded on average 1.2 goals.

Watford have scored on average away in the league 0.7 goals a game and conceded on average 1.3 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Stoke 10TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Avg: Scored
1.7
Conceded
1.2
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Over
8
Under
12
Avg: Scored
1.3
Conceded
1.2
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Over
8
Under
12
Watford 3RD
20 league games
Away
Overall
Avg: Scored
0.7
Conceded
1.3
Games: Scored
10 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
10 / 20
Over
7
Under
13
Avg: Scored
1.3
Conceded
0.8
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Over
5
Under
15
STOKE CITY v WATFORD FIXTURE HISTORY:
Stoke City have won 8 of the previous 17 stagings of the fixture

PREDICTIONS:

Leagues games at Stoke since 2002
Stoke
Watford
Goals: Scored
6
9
Games: Scored
3 / 8
5 / 8
Clean sheets
3 / 8
5 / 8
STK
2
D
2
WAT
4
All league games since 2002
Stoke
Watford
Goals: Scored
18
16
Games: Scored
10 / 17
10 / 17
Clean sheets
7 / 17
7 / 17
STK
8
D
3
WAT
6

LAST TIME OUT:
Stoke City lost their last Championship match 1-2. Watford won their's 1-2.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Stoke City 1-2 Watford
Stoke City's last match was in the Championship against Watford on Friday 22nd January at bet365 Stadium. They lost the game 1-2 with a goal from Steven Fletcher.

Stoke City's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Josef Bursik
DEF: Harry Souttar, Rhys Norrington Davies, Nathan Collins, James Chester
MID: Joe Allen, James McClean, Nick Powell, Sam Clucas, John Mikel Obi
FWD: Jack Clarke

In the Championship this season, this Stoke City XI has played 152 matches and scored 12 goals.

This Championship line-up has 398 all-time Championship appearances and 51 goals.

Stoke City 1-2 Watford
Watford's last match was in the Championship against Stoke City on Friday 22nd January at bet365 Stadium. They won the game 1-2 with goals from Troy Deeney and Ismaila Sarr.

Watford's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Daniel Bachmann
DEF: William Troost-Ekong, Kiko Femenia, Francisco Sierralta, Adam Masina
MID: Tom Cleverley, Will Hughes, Nathaniel Chalobah
FWD: Ismaila Sarr, Joao Pedro, Troy Deeney

In the Championship this season, this Watford XI has played 141 matches and scored 23 goals.

This Championship line-up has 364 all-time Championship appearances and 114 goals.

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