Premier League action returns following fourteen days of international break with Manchester United taking on Watford at the Theater of Dreams.
Manchester United’s recently appointed permanent manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, should revitalize and ingrain in them the confidence and energy they had in the early matches under the Norwegian. The Red Devils have lost their last two matches since their historical victory over PSG in the Champions League round of 16 match.
Javi Garcia and his men will look go further into the table with a victory over the Red Devils. The Hornets however, have not delighted in any accomplishment against the Big 6, with the side having secured victory only once against Tottenham Hotspur way back in September, proceeding to lose the other 8 matches.
The first meeting between the sides at the Vicarage Road saw Manchester United breaking the unbeaten keep running of the Hornets by defeating them 2-1 courtesy of first half goals from Romelu Lukaku and Chris Smalling.
Date: 30th March 2019
Time: 16:00 (nearby time), 20:30 (IST)
Scene: Old Trafford, Manchester
Official: Stuart Attwell
The last 5 competitive fixtures
Manchester United: L-L-W-W-W
Head to Head
Manchester United: 21 wins
Watford: 5 wins
The striker has been indispensable for the Hornets since the turn of the year, with 9 goals in all competitions added to his belt. Deeney is likewise the top scorer in the league for Javi Garcia, with a great accomplishment of 8 goals and 5 assists.
The Frenchman will be filled with confidence after impressive performances in the Euro 2020 Champions Qualifiers, and will be looking to break the 2-match winless streak for the Red Devils.