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The Premier League: Matchday 23, Watford vs. Norwich City
Jan 20, 2022, 10:04:00 AM

The Premier League: Matchday 23, Watford vs. Norwich City

Friday - 9:00pm GMT - Vicarage Road.

This event deserves some great bets to go along with it! The fixture between the Premier League’s Watford and Norwich is set to occur on Friday at Vicarage Road in Watford. What a great football week we have ahead! Check out the stats we've prepared for you and get ready to make some interesting bets!

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This season's Premier League campaign, has so far seen Watford achieve 14 points

Watford drew 1-1 when they visited Newcastle United, their disappointment was further deepened, having previously drawn against Tottenham Hotspur, they must now try and get a positive result from this fixture. When betting, the key to success is stats. They've won four fixtures, drawn two meetings, and lost 13 games. Additionally, league success is all about winning football matches, any way you can, so 13 losses in 18 games would not make this a successful season for Watford.

The club’s goals per match average is currently 1.21, so scoring goals against Norwich could be easy for them. If you’re betting on the correct score of the game, it may be best for you to consider that the number of goals scored by The Hornets might stick close to their goals per match average.

The local team, Watford, was able to score exactly one goal in its most recent game. It is expected that they repeat the feat on Friday, and the probability to do so stands at 38.46%


Claudio Ranieri’s The Hornets are having a great season. Their advantage over their rival leds us to believe that they will score in the next 90 minutes. If you’re betting on what the score will be at the 1st half, count on The Hornets to bring it because their average score after the 1st half this season is 0.53.


Corners always mean a great scoring opportunity for Watford; their total for and against amount to 79 and 109, respectively. Make your corners over/under bets now!

Struggling Norwich City go to Vicarage Road on Friday and hope for a positive result

Norwich will be buoyant, following a 2-1 home win against Everton in their last fixture. Betting on the match winner? Then you should consider that they've won three fixtures, drawn four games, and lost 14 meetings. Also, getting out of a relegation battle requires a string of positive results, but Dean Smith’s men know that 13 losses in 20 meetings is a run of form that will be hard to turn around. Norwich have a duty to keep a clean sheet this game, in the Premier League everything is to be played and all the points matter. It is not the most likely for them in this game, but not impossible, because the probability that they will defeat their rivals to zero in Vicarage Road is 18.9%.

The club’s goals per match average is currently 0.48, however, Watford could possibly be a tough opponent for them. If you’re betting on the correct score of the game, it may be best for you to consider that the number of goals scored by The Canaries might stick close to their goals per match average.

The visiting team, Norwich, has recorded one goal in its last match in the Premier League. This is something that could happen again, as the likelihood of scoring exactly one goal against The Hornets is rated at 42.55%.


Moreover, Norwich face the game really worried about their rival, better positioned in the standing at the moment. Why are they so succesful?Maybe because they have a superb forward line? The Hornets have 58% of scoring percentage, while Norwich have 33%; in any case, if you’re betting on both teams to score (BTTS), you should take this into account.

Watford v Norwich City Head-to-Heads in the Premier League

As you place your bets, remember that Watford and Norwich have faced each other 30 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Watford’s favour (16 - 10). In addition, Watford recent form against Norwich has been outstanding, winning on ten out of the last 19 meetings. In their most recent meeting of this fixture The Canaries delivered a 1-3 away win. The likelihood of both sides scoring again in Vicarage Road is rated at 60.24%.

The stats show that both combined goals and over/under (Asian total) are somehow intertwined. For this game, all combined equal four goals, so maybe the total score of the game is similar or different; we don't know what the outcome of this game will be, but we surely can help you with stats!

Win Probability

In summation:
  • Currently, Watford are favored to win the contest with a rating of 48.08%
  • The rating for Norwich City is at 28.17%
  • A draw between the two teams is rated at 28.99%

Other standout players for Watford are Joshua King and Ismaila Sarr with five goals and five goals respectively and for Norwich are Teemu Pukki and Tim Krul with five goals each.

It's fun to bet on these players to score, isn't it?

Author: Ben Llorente

Image: BI