Bournemouth play host to Watford within the Premier League on Sunday afternoon wanting to avoid defeat to stay before the Hornets within the standings.
The Hornets make the trip to the Vitality Stadium knowing that victory will move them outside of the relegation zone for the primary time this season.
The Cherries ran riot over Luton in their mid-week FA Cup clash with four unanswered goals to their name,
bringing their four-match winless run to an interruption , albeit momentarily.
Bournemouth have just not been living up the expectations of their faithful this season, and have tasted success just one occasion in their past ten PL fixtures.
It is also worth mentioning that the hosts are on a two-match streak at the instant within the top flight,
with their most up-to-date clash against West Ham ending during a dismal 4-0 scoreline.
With no quite twenty points to their name, the house side are currently one of the worst three sides within the cluster.
On the opposite hand, things have finally began to search for Watford. The guests are unbeaten in their past five games altogether competitions.
Impressively, the visitors also completed back to back wins for the primary time this term over their last two PL clashes.
Bournemouth have found themselves miserably just two spots faraway from hitting rock-bottom on the ladder.
With the visitors finally on a convincing run of form, Watford are likely to be those making it out of the relegation zone this Sunday.
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Bournemouth vs Watford Team News
After they each ended their prolonged goalless streaks last weekend, Solanke and Callum Wilson might be given the nod in attack.
Howe still has as many as eight first-team players on the sidelines,
but the likes of Aaron Ramsdale and Steve Cook will return after being rested last weekend.
Watford are ready to call upon Adrian Mariappa after suspension,
although Christian Kabasele continues to serve a ban for his dismissal against Wolverhampton Wanderers on New Year’s Day Day.
Roberto Pereyra is out there after Watford successfully overturned the red card which he received against Tranmere last weekend.
With Kiko Femenia out with a hamstring injury, Adam Masina is predicted to play at left-back.
Bournemouth defender Chris Mepham is predicted be out for up to 3 months with a knee injury.
Wales international Mepham is assumed to possess suffered ligament damage during the FA Cup third-round convert Luton.
Norway forward Joshua King (hamstring) and Jack Stacey (thigh) have added to a packed treatement room – with Nathan Ake (hamstring),
Adam Smith (foot), Lloyd Kelly (thigh), David Brooks (ankle),
Arnaut Groeneveld (foot) and Charlie Daniels (knee) also continuing their own recovery.
Nathaniel Chalobah has shaken off a knock and can be available for Watford’s trip to the south coast.
Chalobah was withdrawn at half-time during last Saturday’s 3-3 draw FA Cup draw against Tranmere, but has trained in the week .
Craig Cathcart is additionally set to feature, but Kiko Femenia (hamstring), Christian Kabasele (suspended),
Sebastian Prodl (shin), Daryl Janmaat (knee), Danny Welbeck (hamstring) and Tom Cleverley (foot) are all sidelined.
Bournemouth vs Watford Line Up
Bournemouth possible starting lineup:
Ramsdale; Francis, Cook, Mepham, Rico; H.Wilson, Gosling, Billing, Fraser; Solanke, C.Wilson
Watford possible starting lineup:
Foster; Dawson, Mariappa, Cathcart, Masina; Chalobah, Capoue; Sarr, Doucoure, Deulofeu; Deeney
Bournemouth vs Watford Head to Head (h2h)
Their last clash ended as a stalemate.
Three of their previous five fixtures have featured over 2.5 goals on the charts.
Both teams have found the rear of internet together just twice in their past five meetings.
Seven of their last ten encounters have finished as a tie.
Watford have registered the win in three of their previous fifteen matchups. (W-3, D-10, L-2)
TV channel and live stream information
The match will be shown live on Sky Sports’ Premier League and Main Event channels,
and is available via Now TV with a day pass on offer for £8.99. Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via
SkyGo and the SkyGo app.
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