UK time is: 16:26:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Watford vs. QPR

Vicarage Road

30.04.11

@15:00

QPR Preview - Home, April 30

WATFORD HOST Queens Park Rangers in their final home game of the season, looking to deny the West London side promotion back to the Premier League.

The Hoops need just a point to guarantee promotion and the title so the Hornet's will be hard-pressed to deny Warnock's men.

Vital Quotes:

'We've got Watford coming up - they beat us 3-1 at Loftus Road.

'We were glad to get away with that in the end.

'They could have doubled or trebled that on the night, but at least it's not on television!'

Source: QPR Official

Watford Team News:

Malky Mackay is without Stephen McGinn (knee), Andi Weiman (foot) and Ross Jenkins.

Matty Whichelow, Tom Aldred and Michael Bryan are all doubts.

Likely line-up: Loach; Hodson, Mariappa, Taylor, Doyley; Deeney, Eustace (c), Cowie, Buckley; Sordell and Graham.

Player to watch: Marvin Sordell

The England U20 cap roared back into the side with a bang at Leicester on Easter Monday scoring twice.

It's been an impressive breakthrough campaign for the pacey forward who suffered a lull in the New Year but has nevertheless impressed over the course of his first full season as a Vicarage Road regular.

QPR Team News:

QPR have doubts about defender Fitz Hall (hamstring) so Matt Connolly and Danny Shittu are in contention to replace him.

Line-up Vs. Hull City: Kenny; Orr, Hall, Gorkss, Hill; Derry, Faurlin; Routledge, Smith, Taraabt (c); Helguson.

Player to watch: Wayne Routledge

The Newcastle loanee has been in blistering form since his return to Loftus Road after an unproductive spell with the North East giants.

Sold last January to the Toon, Routledge returned roughly a year later on loan with a view to a permanent move and has struck

Match Facts & Stats

Watford Home Form: Lost Vs. Hull, Drew Vs. Norwich and Won Vs. Barnsley.

Head2Head Form: Watford 3-1 QPR, QPR 1-0 Watford (09/10) QPR 3-1 Watford.

QPR Away Form: Lost @ Scunthorpe, Won @ Barnsley, Drew @ Cardiff.

Ref Watch:

Referee: Mr N SWARBRICK Assistants: Mr P Kelly & Miss S Massey Fourth Official: Mr O Saliy

Match Prediction:

Win - Hopefully anyway; I'd like to see us finish the home campaign in style and with the 3-1 rout at Loftus Road in our minds hopefully the 'Orns will find a good performance.

Match Odds

QPR: 7/5 (Victor Chandler)

raw: 12/5 (Bet365)

atford: 9/4 (BetFred)




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Tom Bodell Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 30 2011

Time: 11:37AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Watford Articles

Watford 2-2 Forest: A Neutral's View (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Hornets Held By Forest (Wednesday October 22 2014)

PREVIEW: Watford v Forest (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Opposing View: Nottingham Forest (Monday October 20 2014)

Watford Cruise To Win At Hillsborough (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Sheffield Wednesday v Watford (Saturday October 18 2014)

McKinlay and Jokanović: Questions (Tuesday October 7 2014)

Watford Held At Home By Brighton (Saturday October 4 2014)

Archived Watford Articles

List All Vital Watford Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Watford 4 - 1 Leeds Utd
Watford 1 - 1 Brighton
Watford 3 - 0 Bolton
Sheff Wed 0 - 3 Watford
Norwich 3 - 0 Watford
Charlton 1 - 0 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Derby County 13 7 5 1 +13 26
2. Watford 13 7 4 2 +11 25
3. Middlesbrough 13 7 2 4 +7 23
4. Wolves 13 6 5 2 +5 23
5. Norwich 13 6 4 3 +10 22
6. Forest 13 5 7 1 +9 22
7. Charlton 13 5 7 1 +4 22

Breaking League News

There Is No Place Like Home
» Ipswich : 24/10/2014 16:09:00
Blackpool (H) Match Preview
» Reading : 24/10/2014 15:00:00
Vital Preview: Millwall v Cardiff
» Cardiff : 24/10/2014 14:45:00
Bolton Fancy Bannan?
» Bolton : 24/10/2014 13:25:00
Stokes For A Million? I Don't Think So!
» Bolton : 24/10/2014 13:24:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who was man of the match against Sheff Wed on Saturday?
Suggested By:  Editor
Sebastien Bassong 9%
Daniel Pudil 13%
Daniel Tozser 6%
Almen Abdi 6%
Matej Vydra 26%
Fernando Forestieri 40%