Manchester City V Watford Match Preview.

04/01/2013 17:58

Watford head to the Champions of England tommorow to play Manchester City at Eastlands in the FA Cup. This will be the first time that the two sides have met since Watford were relegated from the Premiership in 2006. City won the FA Cup two seasons ago when they beat Stoke 1-0 at the final thanks to a Yaya Toure goal. City famosuly won the Premiership last season when Sergio Aguero scored in the last minute to beat QPR 3-2. Some of their best players will be out. Yaya Toure, Sergio Aguero and Samir Nasri are three players that will not feature. This means that their player to watch will be David Silva. The Spanish International has caused all sorts of problems in the Premier League and will be a threat at all times for the Watford Defence.

Team News

Machester City will be without Sergio Aguero through injury and Samir Nasri through Suspension. Aleksander Kolarov and Maicon are also out through injury. Yaya and Kolo Toure will not play as they are with the Ivory Coast squad for the African Cup Of Nations. Mario Balotelli is available is available but may not feature due to his bust up with manager Roberto Mancini.

Fitz Hall is out for Watford after the Hamstring injury that kept him out against Charlton has still not improved. Manuel Almunia and Almen Abdi are both Doubts for Watford but still coult play.

Predicted Team Lineups

Man City -  Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany (C), Nastasic, Clicy, Barry, Garcia, Silva, Milner, Tevez, Dzeko.

Watford - Almunia (C), Ekstran, Hoban, Nosworthy , Cassetti, Chalobah, Hogg, Abdi, Pudil, Deeney, Vydra.

Referee - Phil Dowd

Linesman - Jake Collin and David Richardson

Foruth Official - Jermey Simpson.