Premier League: Watford vs Arsenal Player Ratings as the Gunners win 2 – 3

Watford vs Arsenal

Watford vs Arsenal: Watford squared off against Arsenal at the Vicarage Road in Matchday 6 of the ongoing edition of the Premier League.

An evening of immaculate finishes as Arsenal beat Watford 3 goals to 2. Started off by a brilliant move by Arsenal, finished by Odegaard. However, watfrod equalised through Hernandez’s overhead kick. Goals from Saka and Martinelli sealed the win for Arsenal, despite the late goal from Sissoko. 

Let’s take a look at the player ratings for Watford vs Arsenal match:-

Watford vs Arsenal Player Ratings


Ben Foster (3/10): All three finishes were harsh on Foster’s score. Nonetheless, 3 goals conceded never looks good for GK.

Femenia (7/10): Not at fault for any of the goals. Even managed the assist for Hernandez’s goal.

Cathcart (5/10): Solid with his passing. However, his head was not just there defensively

Samir (3/10): Not great with his passing. Got held up by Lacazette on several occasions. 

Kamara (6/10): Kamara was really good defensively and struggled to deal with Saka and Odegaard. Decent going forward.

Tom Cleverly (4/10): For all his experience Cleverly ended up costing Watford the second goal. Was subbed off in the second-half. 

Louza (5/10): Did not do much wrong defensively and offensively. Crowd were not pleased with his substitution. 

Sissoko (7/10): Sissoko was always seen making those late runs into the box. It paid off in the end with a goal. 

Hernandez (7/10): Scored an overhead kick to put Watford level. Was brilliant with his workrate. 

Dennis (5/10): Another poor game from Emmanuel Dennis. Failed to find his feet at the top. 

Pedro (5/10): Started off really poorly. Nevertheless, grew into it late into the game.


Kayembe (6/10): As mentioned earlier, the crowd were not pleased with him coming on. Failed to have any impact.

Kalu: NA


Aaron Ramsdale (3/10): Could and should have done better for the second goal. However, was really complacent with his passing. 

Cedric (8/10): The Portuguese international continues to fill in for the injured Tomiyasu. He was really good with his crossing. 

Gabriel (7/10): The Brazilian was brilliant with his front foot defending. However, lacked a bit in possession. 

Ben White (6/10): White was better with his passing. Was directly at fault for the second goal. 

Tierney (7/10): Could argue that he was at fault for the Watford goal. The Scotsman was energetic going forward. 

Xhaka (7/10): Xhaka had a really good game going forward against Wolves. Could not make a similar impact today. 

Partey (7/10): Started the game with a real attacking intent. Faded off in the end. 

Saka (10/10): The starboy continues his brilliant season. Engineered the first goal and scored the second. 

Odegaard (9/10): Beautifully finished off a move he started to open the scoring for the Gunners. Was instrumental in possession.

Martinelli (8/10): When you see Martinelli, you expect the word worked somewhere. The Brazilian emphatically finished putting Arsenal 3-1 up. 

Lacazette (7/10): A really good outing from Lacazette. 2 assists, but still searching for his 200th career goal. 


Pepe (6/10):  Not quite the impact he had against Wolves. Maybe needs some consistent minutes. 

Nketiah: NA

Rob Holding: NA

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