Arsenal moved into second position last match-day after they defeated Burnley 2-1 at home. They now have 47 points to their name, but are still 8 points below the leaders Chelsea.
The Gunners have been good since the Boxing day, they have been unbeaten in all competitions with 5 wins and a draw. They have been good in front of goal, scoring at least 2 goals in each of their last 5 games in all competitions. Arsenal have been good at home this season with just 1 loss and 2 draws, a win in this game will ensure they keep up with the pressure.
Watford are in 16th spot in the Premier League table with 24 points, they are safely 8 points away from the relegation zone. They have been on a poor form since December, having gone winless in their last 8 games.
Watford have lost 4 of their last 8 games and drawn 4 and they may not get the opportunity if ending the poor streak in this fixture.