FootyMAD Watford match preview

Last updated : 15 August 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Crystal Palace v Watford fixture

Crystal Pal prepare to entertain Watford at Selhurst Park on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Eagles are clearly on top, winning 52.38% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Selhurst Park was less than a year ago, in April 2003, with Watford inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Eagles in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Tue 08 AprCrystal Pal0-1WatfordLD1
2002/2003Sat 21 SepWatford3 - 3Crystal PalLD1
2001/2002Sat 09 MarCrystal Pal0 - 2WatfordLD1
2001/2002Sat 15 DecWatford1 - 0Crystal PalLD1
2000/2001Sat 07 AprWatford2 - 2Crystal PalLD1
2000/2001Sat 09 DecCrystal Pal1 - 0WatfordLD1
1998/1999Sat 24 AprWatford2 - 1Crystal PalLD1

Recent respective form guides

Crystal Palace are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.

Watford have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Hornets's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 14.

Crystal Pal's total of 3 points from their 1 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Nationwide League Division One.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Crystal Pal are not exactly setting the world alight at Selhurst Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Watford in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Crystal Pal Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Watford Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.