Manchester City v/s Watford F.C. The Etihad Arena 29th August 2015, Kick-Off: 1500 BST *** Dominant Manchester City look to solidify their first place, against new boys Watford. Having held Southampton, Watford will look to prove a thorn in City’s side, though the sky blues seem unstoppable on current form. Manchester City equalled a fifty-year old club record last weekend, by winning their ninth successive Premier League game. A win against Watford would make this run the best in the Citizen’s history. Manager Manuel Pellegrini however, has distanced himself from statistics, choosing to concentrate on only the next task at hand. Against Southampton, Quique Sanchez Flores’ men kept another clean sheet, showing small but steady signs of progress in the Premier League. Having being dumped out of the Capital One Cup by Preston North End on Wednesday night, Watford will look to bounce back. They will face a gargantuan up-hill task in order to do this, but Watford, like City, […]
THT takes a look into the phenomenal rise of Watford FC this season and what the future holds for them.