The Statistics: Watford win hard-fought game against Aston Villa

Watford were victorious home to Aston Villa in the Premier League on Saturday. Despite a 2-0 lead by the second half the match was far from over, and the second half saw Villa mounting a worthy challenge to Watford’s lead but Watford were able to hang on till the end and win the match 3-2.

Watford scored the first goal when Emmanuel Dennis scored after 10 minutes, making it 0-1.

The team increased the lead to 2-0 just before the half-time whistle as Ismaila Sarr scored, with an assist by Emmanuel Dennis.

In the 67th minute, Cucho Hernandez scored, with an assist by Tom Cleverley, to increase the lead for Watford.

Aston Villa’s John McGinn also scored in the 70th minute as he scored, from a pass from Leon Bailey.

Aston Villa pulled one back again in the 90th minute of the game when Danny Ings scored. The team were unable to score any more goals. The 3-2 goal was the last goal of the game.

On Saturday, Watford will host Brighton at 5:30 pm and Villa will play against Newcastle at 3pm.