Watford FC will face Sheffield United FC in the English Football League 2022 at the Vicarage Road Stadium on Tuesday, August 2. The match will start at 12:30 AM Indian Standard Time (IST).
Watford FC played out a 0-0 stalemate against Southampton FC in their last friendly match. The hosts finished 19th on the points table of the Premier League last season having won just six out of their 38 games. Watford FC crashed out of the FA Cup after losing 4-1 to West Ham United FC in the third round of the competition in 2021-2022..
Sheffield United FC finished fifth in the 2021-22 EFL points table having won 21 out of their 46 games. Sheffield United FC Sheffield United FC lost 2-1 to Barnsley FC in their last friendly match.
Watford FC vs Sheffield United FC EFL 2022 odds
Parimatch odds: Watford FC: 2.44, Sheffield United FC: 3.00, Draw: 3.25
Betway odds: Watford FC: 2.37, Sheffield United FC: 3.00, Draw: 3.20
10CRIC odds: Watford FC: 2.42, Sheffield United FC: 3.06, Draw: 3.23
4RABET odds: Watford FC: 2.47, Sheffield United FC: 3.15, Draw: 3.35
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
Watford FC vs Sheffield United FC head-to-head
Watford FC have 11 while Sheffield United FC have won 10 in their 31 matches so far; the remaining 10 games were drawn.
Watford FC drew Sheffield United FC 1-1 in their previous match in the 2019-20 Premier League
Watford FC vs Sheffield United FC probable starting lineups
Watford FC: Daniel Bachmann (goalkeeper), Jeremy Ngakia, William Troost-Ekong, Craig Cathcart, Hassane Kamara, Tom Cleverly (captain), Dan Gosling, Edo Kayembe, Joao Pedro, Rey Manaj, Ken Sema
Sheffield United FC: Wes Foderingham (goalkeeper), George Baldock, Anel Ahmedhodzic, Ciaran Clark, Rhys Norrington-Davies, Sander Berge, John Fleck, Iliman Ndiaye, Reda Khadra, Rhian Brewster, Daniel Jebbison
Watford FC vs Sheffield United FC EFL 2022 top picks and players to watch
Watford FC: Joao Pedro will be the top pick from Watford FC. Pedro scored three goals in the Premier League last season. The Brazilian footballer also scored 9 goals in the 2020-2021 EFL.
Sheffield United FC: Reda Khadra will be the player to watch out for from Sheffield United FC. The 21-year-old scored four goals in the EFL last season for Blackburn Rovers FC. Khadra also scored three goals for Brighton & Hove U-23 in the Premier League 2 division 1.
Watford FC vs Sheffield United FC EFL 2022 prediction
Watford FC will have a slight edge going into the game against Sheffield United FC. The hosts have a better head-to-head record against the Sheffield side.
Sheffield United FC have had their fair share of success against Watford FC in the past. The Blades finished in the promotion play-off places last season and yet will face an uphill task against a strong Watford FC side.