Michael Owen predicts Watford v Tottenham Hotspur

BT Sport's Michael Owen before the match

Watford and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.

Former Liverpool and Manchester United striker Michael Owen has predicted on Betvictor.com that Tottenham Hotspur will win against Watford this weekend.

Tottenham will face Watford away from home at Vicarage Road in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.

“The Hornets have never beaten Spurs in the PL and I can’t see past an away win for Mauricio Pochettino’s side at Vicarage Road in the opening game of 2017,” Owen wrote on betvictor.com.

A footnote added: “Michael’s recommendation: Spurs to win at 7/10.”

BT Sport's Michael Owen before the match

Tottenham will head into the match against Watford as favourites and should be able to pick up all three points from the encounter.

Spurs are in good form at the moment and have won their last three Premier League matches.

The North London outfit got the better of Southampton 4-1 away from home at St. Mary’s Stadium on Wednesday evening.

BT Sport presenter Michael Owen before the match

The win against the Saints following a 2-1 victory over Burnley at White Hart Lane and a 3-0 triumph over Hull City.

Watford are not in good form at the moment and will head into the game against Spurs on the back of a 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road in the Premier League.

Tottenham have picked up 71 points from 37 games in 2016, which is their highest tally in a calendar year in the Premier League era, according to BBC Sport.

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