Watford v Leicester Match Preview

02/11/2012 17:13

Watford take on second placed Leicester tommorow at Vicarage Road. The last meeting between these two clubs was in February 2012 when Watford beat Leicester 3-2 thanks to a late stunner from Craig Forsyth. Nigel Pearsons team lost for the first time at home last weekend to Crystal Palace.

Team News


For the Hornets, Daniel Pudil and Nathaniel Chalobah will both be availabe for the clash after each serving a one game ban. Almen Abdi could also be involved after recovering from a back injury. Geoffrey Mujangi Bia is in training but the game might come too early for him. John Eustace, Prince Buaben, Neuton and Nyron Nosworthy are all still out injured.


Nigel Pearson's sqaud seems to be struggling with injuries at the moment. Ritchie De Laet is suspended for the match tommorow. Neil Danns and Paul Gallagher are challenging for a start.

Possible Line Ups

Watford - Almunia (C), Doyley, Hall, Hoban, Cassetti, Hogg, Chalobah, Abdi, Pudil, Forestieri, Deeney.

Leicester- Schmeical, James, Konchesky, Morgan (C), Whitbread, Drinkwater, King, Dyer, Knockhaert, Vardy, Nugent.

Referee - Andy D'urso