Big Game Focus: Manchester City v Watford


Manchester City will aim to complete an unparalleled domestic treble when they face off with Watford in the FA Cup final. Watford come into this tie as the obvious underdogs and will look to upset the odds against an almost insuperable City team. Here’s the Big Game Focus with some betting tips. Bet on the game here.

Manchester City wrapped up the Premier League title last Sunday and will be targeting another title in the FA Cup final against Watford at Wembley Stadium. They head into this game as the odds-on favourites. Pep Guardiola’s men clinched the Carabao Cup earlier in the season and are aiming for an unprecedented domestic treble.

On the other hand, Watford ended the Premier League season with a loss and 11th placed finish, which all but ended their quest for European football. However, an FA Cup triumph will hand them an opportunity to play in Europe. The Hornets are the underdogs in this tie but will make sure this isn’t a walkover.

Betting preview

City have won all their matches in the FA Cup this season with a combined aggregate of 20-3. The Premier League champions have also beaten Watford in the last seven meetings. Three of City’s last five matches have won First Half Result bet. Therefore, you can back Manchester City to Win at Halftime at odds of 1.65.

Sergio Aguero has scored ten goals in seven appearances against Watford. Therefore you can back Sergio Aguero as Anytime Goalscorer at odds of 1.75.

The Hornets have scored in ten of their last 12 competitive games and have netted in each of their last three meetings with Manchester City. The Citizens, meanwhile, have conceded in four of their last eight in all competitions which makes odds of 2.00 for Both Teams to Score attractive.

Team news

City have no injury concerns.

Domingos Quina is the only injury concern for Watford.

Possible line-ups

Man City: Ederson, Walker, Kompany, Laporte, Zinchenko, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Silva, Sterling, Aguero, Bernado

Watford: Foster, Holebas, Cathcart, Mariappa, Kiko, Doucoure, Capoue, Hughes, Pereyra, Deulofeu, Deeney