Chelsea vs Watford: “Battles” that will define the outcome of this game
Chelsea are all set to play their second game of the season at the Vicarage Road Stadium against Watford. With a 2-1 victory in their kitty, Antonio Conte’s men will look to get an away win this time.
We take a look at the key battles which will be deciding for the game.
1.Odion Ighalo vs. Gary Cahill – Odion Ighalo is the man for Watford. The in-form striker recently signed a new contract and had been scoring vital goals for his team. He is a powerful striker, who uses his physicality to score perfect finishes.
The 27-year-old Nigerian will, however, be up against Gary Cahill, who has regained his form. Cahill is a vital defender for Chelsea and will look to block Behrami’s key passes for Ighalo to score. Cahill is an exceptionally well interceptor of the ball, and when in form, becomes the best English defender.
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