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Nigel Pearson: Two more Watford players self-isolating after contact with people who tested positive for coronavirus – Sky Sports
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Nigel Pearson: Two more Watford players self-isolating after contact with people who tested positive for coronavirus – Sky Sports

Pearson says Adrian Mariappa is feeling well after positive coronavirus test Last Updated: 22/05/20 10:14pm Three of Nigel Pearson’s squad are self isolationg and two members of staff Two more Watford players are self-isolating after being in close contact with people who have tested positive for coronavirus, says manager Nigel Pearson. The unnamed pair join…

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Watford boss Nigel Pearson says ‘debatable’ if Premier League needs to resume in June – BBC Sport
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Watford boss Nigel Pearson says ‘debatable’ if Premier League needs to resume in June – BBC Sport

Watford were beaten at Crystal Palace in their last Premier League game on 7 MarchWatford manager Nigel Pearson says it is “debatable” whether the Premier League needs to return in June and that he would want his players to have six weeks of training beforehand.Group training began at Premier League clubs this week with hopes…

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Nigel Pearson says Watford respect players’ decisions on training return – Sky Sports
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Nigel Pearson says Watford respect players’ decisions on training return – Sky Sports

Up to four players are believed to have joined Troy Deeney in not returning for non-contact training in small groups at Watford on Wednesday; Adrian Mariappa revealed he tested positive for coronavirus this week Last Updated: 20/05/20 6:04pm 4:35 Watford head coach Nigel Pearson says the club will respect the decisions of players who decide…

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Watford boss Nigel Pearson says it would be a “tragedy” if Liverpool were denied Premier League title – FourFourTwo
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Watford boss Nigel Pearson says it would be a “tragedy” if Liverpool were denied Premier League title – FourFourTwo

English football has been suspended until April 4 at the earliest amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis. There is mounting concern that the campaign may never be completed, with one report suggesting that the action might not restart until September. It is unclear what would happen were the 2019/20 season to be declared null and void,…

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Nigel Pearson: ‘It’s the right decision to stop playing, even if it was made under duress’ – The Guardian
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Nigel Pearson: ‘It’s the right decision to stop playing, even if it was made under duress’ – The Guardian

“Sometimes I just need solitude, which is really rather nice,” Nigel Pearson says in a deserted lounge at Vicarage Road on a quiet Tuesday afternoon. The coronavirus pandemic surrounds us but Pearson has spent an hour discussing a dizzying range of subjects, including his mental health during a relegation dogfight as well as the remarkable…

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Nigel Pearson said his Watford youngsters were introduced to ‘men’s football’ at Tranmere Rovers – Watford Observer
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Nigel Pearson said his Watford youngsters were introduced to ‘men’s football’ at Tranmere Rovers – Watford Observer

Nigel Pearson and Craig Shakespeare watch on as Watford are beaten at Tranmere. Picture: Action Images Nigel Pearson said his young Watford players who featured in the 2-1 extra-time FA Cup replay defeat at Tranmere Rovers were given an “introduction to men’s football”. The Hornets fielded a team mainly consisting of first-team fringe players and…

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Nigel Pearson praises Watford’s collective defensive efforts after Tottenham Hotspur draw – Watford Observer
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Nigel Pearson praises Watford’s collective defensive efforts after Tottenham Hotspur draw – Watford Observer

Sport   Ben Foster denies Lucas Moura in Saturday’s draw en route to keeping his eighth league clean sheet of the season. Picture: Action Images Watford’s goalless draw with Tottenham Hotspur ensured the Hornets kept their eighth Premier League clean sheet of the season. This not only surpassed the seven shut-outs Watford achieved in the…

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Nigel Pearson plots Watford escape after ‘surprising’ top-flight return – Sky Statement

%%item_media%% The man tasked with keeping Watford up admits he did not expect to get another Premier League job As Nigel Pearson prepares to guide Watford into what is something of a nightmare debut at Liverpool on Saturday, he has admitted he found it “a bit surprising” that he was given the chance to return…

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Nigel Pearson: Igniting Watford fans is the key to firing up players – Evening Standard
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Nigel Pearson: Igniting Watford fans is the key to firing up players – Evening Standard

Watford manager Nigel Pearson wants to turn Vicarage Road into a fortress again as he prepares to welcome Manchester United on Sunday. Pearson was appointed by the club, who are bottom of the Premier League and six points from safety, this month after the sacking of Quique Sanchez Flores. The 56-year-old had his first game…

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Nigel Pearson appointed Watford head coach – Sky Sports
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Nigel Pearson appointed Watford head coach – Sky Sports

Last Updated: 07/12/19 7:25am Nigel Pearson has taken the Watford job to replace Quique Sanchez Flores Nigel Pearson has been appointed Watford head coach until the end of the season. Pearson will take charge following this weekend, with Watford U23 coach Hayden Mullins remaining at the helm for Saturday’s match against Crystal Palace.The 56-year-old replaces…

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Nigel Pearson appointed as Watford’s third manager of the season | teamtalk.com – Teamtalk.com
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Nigel Pearson appointed as Watford’s third manager of the season | teamtalk.com – Teamtalk.com

Date published: Friday 6th December 2019 7:29 Watford have appointed Nigel Pearson as their new head coach, initially until the end of the season. Pearson will take the helm after the weekend, with interim head coach Hayden Mullins in charge for the Hornets’ match against Crystal Palace on Saturday. Watford’s chairman and chief executive officer…

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Nigel Pearson handed the task of rescuing Watford’s season – Off The Ball
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Nigel Pearson handed the task of rescuing Watford’s season – Off The Ball

Nigel Pearson has been appointed manager of Premier League strugglers Watford until the end of the season.  The former Leicester City boss replaces Quique Sanchez Flores who was sacked on Sunday with the club bottom of the Premier League table. Pearson becomes Watford’s third manager of the season, after Javi Gracia paid the price for…

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‘You are an ostrich!’ Nigel Pearson’s hilarious rant to a reporter in 2015 | ESPN FC Archive – ESPN UK
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‘You are an ostrich!’ Nigel Pearson’s hilarious rant to a reporter in 2015 | ESPN FC Archive – ESPN UK

After news emerged that Nigel Pearson will manage Watford, relive the hilarious “ostrich” comments from April 29, 2015, where the former Leicester City manager directed a few choice comments at reporters, for which he later apologised.#ESPNFC #PremierLeagueSubscribe to ESPN UK: http://bit.ly/1oGUzVAFollow ESPN UK across multiple platforms:https://en-gb.facebook.com/ESPNUKhttps://twitter.com/ESPNUKhttp://www.espn.co.uk/

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Watford: Nigel Pearson succeeds Quique Sanchez Flores as manager – BBC Sport
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Watford: Nigel Pearson succeeds Quique Sanchez Flores as manager – BBC Sport

Nigel Pearson has previously managed Leicester City, Hull City and SouthamptonWatford have appointed Nigel Pearson as manager until the end of the season.The former Leicester City boss will take charge after Saturday’s Premier League match against Crystal Palace.The 56-year-old is Watford’s third manager of the season following Quique Sanchez Flores’ sacking on Sunday after less…

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Nigel Pearson agrees to take Watford manager’s job till end of season – The Guardian
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Nigel Pearson agrees to take Watford manager’s job till end of season – The Guardian

• Pearson’s deal could be extended if spell is successful • Former Leicester manager sacked by OH Leuven in February Nigel Pearson, pictured during his most recent job, with OH Leuven in Belgium. Photograph: Charlie Forgham-Bailey/The Guardian Nigel Pearson will attend Watford’s home game against Crystal Palace on Saturday after agreeing to take over from…

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