MCI Vs WAT Dream 11 prediction: The Sportsrush brings you the Dream 11 prediction for Manchester City Vs Watford.
After winning the nail-biting contest against Liverpool for the Premier league title, the Citizens are the champions of England. Hence, they would be looking forward to secure the first ever English domestic treble by winning the FA cup.
Pep Guardiola’s side is on a red hot form and they will unleash their full capacity against Watford. Moreover, this could be Vincent Kompany’s last match for Manchetser City, thus the Citizens would vie for a perfect farewell for their captain.
On the other hand, Watford have been underwhelming in recent matches. The Hornets have only won one match in their last five matches.
Additionally, they finished 11th in the Premier league this year. Hence, making Manchester City the clear favourites for the tie.
However, a finale is always full of surprises and Watford is famous for giving upsets in big matches. Thus, a possibility of them winning the trophy cannot be discarded.
We shall look at the dream 11 picks between Manchester City and Leicester City.
Manchester City Vs Watford
Ederson: The defense-line ahead of Ederson will make the Brazilian goalkeeper less exposed as compared to his counterpart, hence, in all probability, his chances of conceding the goals are less. Further, the Brazilian goalkeeper earned 19 clean sheets out of 36 matches in the league, which makes a strong case for him.
Craig Cathcart: The Northern Irish defender has been one of the most reliable defenders for the Hornets, and have obtained decent points in dream 11. If, a pick has to be made from watford in defense, it has to be Cathcart.
Vincent Kompany: The Manchester City captain is going to have a special night tomorrow. Komapany is a man of big occasions and he is expected to have a great match on his final outing with the Citizens tomorrow. Moreover, he is also a goal-scoring threat from behind, latest example is his stunner against Leicester City.
Aymeric Laporte: The Spanish defender has been phenomenal this year for Manchester City. Pep Guardiola relies on him alot as he has started regularly this season. He is a big threat in set pieces, his title-winning goal against Brighton on the final day of the Premier league is the prime example.
Kevin De Bruyne: The Belgian superstar made a return from injury in the final game-day of the Premier league, signalling his availability for the FA cup final. Nobody can deny De Bruyne’s ability to win matches. Hence, a major boost for Manchester City tomorrow.
Bernardo Silva: Silva has been phenomenal this season, the 24-year-old superstar is very graceful upfront. Moreover, his distribution and ability to find spaces, creates numerous goal scoring chances. He is by far one of the favourite picks of this fixture.
David Silva: The Spanish International is a crucial player for the citizens. whenever he plays, he always makes an impact. Thus, a vital addition to the team.
Etienne Capoue: Capoue had a great season with Watford this season. He has been the best defender for the Hornets this season, he is very crucial in the middle of the park, and his ability to connect with defense and attack can provide us crucial points.
Roberto Pereyra: The Argentine International has been impressive for Watford this season. He is a great threat upfront as he has scored goals in the Premier league across 33 appearances for the club.
Sergio Aguero: The Argentine striker has been unstoppable in front of the goal, as this season he has amassed 30 goals in 45 appearances across all club competitions. Considering his form, he is a must addition to the team.
Gerard Deulofeu: The ex-Barcelona player and La Masia product has been great for Watford this season. He is slowly living up to his expectations as he became the highest scorer for Watford in the Premier league with 10 goals this season. Thus, justifying his inclusion in the team.
Disclaimer: This team is made on the basis of our research for the game. This XI is what we think would work – you’re free to choose your own XI.