12/26/2017 PA Sport

Watford battle back to beat Leicester City

Watford came from behind to beat Leicester 2-1 and seal a first Premier League victory in seven games.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 4
    • Harry Maguire Yellow Card
  • 8
    • Ben Watson Yellow Card
  • 13
    • Christian Kabasele Yellow Card
  • 30
    • Aleksandar Dragovic Yellow Card
  • 37
    • Riyad Mahrez Goal - Header
  • 44
    • On: Stefano Okaka | Off: Roberto Pereyra
  • 45
    • Molla Wague Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 65
    • Kasper Schmeichel (OG)
  • 73
    • On: Demarai Gray | Off: Aleksandar Dragovic
  • 73
    • On: Islam Slimani | Off: Shinji Okazaki
  • 81
    • Andy King Yellow Card
  • 84
    • On: Leonardo Ulloa | Off: Andy King
  • 87
    • On: Sebastian Prödl | Off: Ben Watson
  • 88
    • Marvin Zeegelaar Yellow Card
  • 90
    • On: Jerome Sinclair | Off: André Carrillo
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Watford Logo Watford WAT Leicester City LEI Leicester City Logo
Watford
No. Name
1 Heurelho Gomes
Saves 4
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
27 Christian Kabasele  13'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
13 Molla Wague  45'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Marvin Zeegelaar  88'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Daryl Janmaat
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Ben Watson  8'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
87' 5  Sebastian Prödl
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
16 Abdoulaye Doucouré
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Tom Cleverley
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Richarlison
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 3
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
37 Roberto Pereyra
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
44' 33  Stefano Okaka
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
28 André Carrillo
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90' 17  Jerome Sinclair
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
29 Étienne Capoue
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
25 José Holebas
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Andre Gray
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
35 Daniel Bachmann
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Vicarage Road Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 20,308

Match Commentary

90' Match ends, Watford 2, Leicester City 1.
90' Second Half ends, Watford 2, Leicester City 1.
90'+2' Harry Maguire (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Match Stats

WAT
LEI

Possession

50% 50%

Shots (on Goal)

11 (1)
11 (5)
WAT LEI
7 Fouls 13
3 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
4 Offsides 6
8 Corner Kicks 8
0 Saves 4

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2 Manchester United 24 +33 53
3 Chelsea 24 +29 50
4 Liverpool 23 +26 47
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6 Arsenal 24 +14 42
7 Leicester City 24 +4 34
8 Burnley 24 -2 34
9 Everton 24 -13 28
10 Watford 24 -11 26
11 West Ham United 24 -12 26
12 AFC Bournemouth 24 -11 25
13 Crystal Palace 24 -15 25
14 Huddersfield Town 24 -22 24
15 Newcastle United 24 -12 23
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 24 -16 23
17 Stoke City 24 -25 23
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20 Swansea City 23 -21 17

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