Category: Watford

Roberto Pereyra has rejoined Udinese from Watford – Watford Observer
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Roberto Pereyra has rejoined Udinese from Watford – Watford Observer

Sport   Roberto Pereyra is set to rejoin Udinese, Picture: Action Images Roberto Pereyra has left Watford and rejoined Italian side Udinese. The Hornets confirmed that the Argentine winger’s future was to be away from Vicarage Road on Wednesday, when they announced that both he and Etienne Capoue would be departing after handing in transfer…

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Watford in talks with Udinese defender William Troost-Ekong – Watford Observer
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Watford in talks with Udinese defender William Troost-Ekong – Watford Observer

William Troost-Ekong with Nigeria. Picture: Action Images Talks between Watford and Udinese defender William Troost-Ekong continue as the Hornets consider bringing the player to Vicarage Road. Reports elsewhere suggest a deal has already been agreed but the Watford Observer understands that is a little premature just yet. Sources have stated that while the defender is…

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Watford Aware Of Liverpool Interest In Star ‘For Some Time’ – Read Liverpool
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Watford Aware Of Liverpool Interest In Star ‘For Some Time’ – Read Liverpool

TEAMtalk have revealed that Watford have been aware of Liverpool’s interest in their forward Ismaila Sarr ”for some time”, and would not stand in his way should the Reds’ meet their valuation. That valuation is believed to be around the £40m mark, and although talks are in the early stages, there is certainly an awareness of…

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Watford beat Middlesbrough in EFL Championship opener – Watford Observer
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Watford beat Middlesbrough in EFL Championship opener – Watford Observer

Watford’s new season is off to a winning start after they demonstrated many of the qualities they will need if they are to have a successful Championship campaign to edge out Middlesbrough 1-0. The Hornets got their season off to the ideal start in the 11th minute when a corner was played short to Ken…

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Vladimir Ivic wants Watford to improve after scrappy Middlesbrough win – Watford Observer
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Vladimir Ivic wants Watford to improve after scrappy Middlesbrough win – Watford Observer

Vladimir Ivic got the better of Neil Warnock in his first competitive match in charge of Watford. Picture: Action Images Vladimir Ivic insists his Watford side need improvement following their 1-0 win over Middlesbrough in their Championship opener. Craig Cathcart’s headed goal early on was enough to separate the sides come full-time, as the chances…

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The headlines from a busy week for Watford – Watford Observer
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The headlines from a busy week for Watford – Watford Observer

The departure of Heurelho Gomes was announced on Friday. Picture: Action Images Watford prepare to face Tottenham Hotspur this afternoon in their final pre-season friendly before the start of the league campaign on Friday. Supporters will be able to watch that game for free using the club’s Hive Live service, which will be used to stream…

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Everton and Watford agree Abdoulaye Doucouré fee, medical tomorrow – Royal Blue Mersey
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Everton and Watford agree Abdoulaye Doucouré fee, medical tomorrow – Royal Blue Mersey

Everton have reached an agreement with Watford FC over the signing of midfielder Abdoulaye Doucouré, with the Blues expected to pay in the region of £25 million. Doucouré, who was reportedly a target for Everton last season under former Watford boss Marco Silva, has been given permission to discuss personal terms and undergo a medical…

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Fan’s View: Sensible optimism as Watford prepare for Championship challenge – Watford Observer
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Fan’s View: Sensible optimism as Watford prepare for Championship challenge – Watford Observer

With pre-season only just beginning ahead of the 2020/21 Championship campaign, it may be a little premature to hedge your bets on Watford’s final position for the season. But the club have picked themselves up, dusted themselves off and appear ready to challenge for a return back to the big time. Preparations started immediately after…

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Former Watford star Jose Holebas signs for Olympiacos – Watford Observer
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Former Watford star Jose Holebas signs for Olympiacos – Watford Observer

Jose Holebas has signed for Olympiakos. Credit: Action Images A former Watford defender has found himself a new club. Left-back Jose Holebas, 36, has re-signed for Olympiacos, six years after he left the Greek giants. The transfer was announced on Twitter today by the reigning Greek Super League champions. Χοσέ Χολέβας καλώς όρισες, ξανά, στον…

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Vladimir Ivic: Watford confirm appointment of new head coach – BBC Sport
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Vladimir Ivic: Watford confirm appointment of new head coach – BBC Sport

Vladimir Ivic led Maccabi Tel-Aviv to league titles in Israel in each of the past two seasonsChampionship club Watford have confirmed the appointment of Vladimir Ivic as their new head coach.The 43-year-old has agreed a one-year contract, with the option of a further year held by the club.Former Maccabi Tel Aviv manager Ivic succeeds Nigel…

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Ismaila Sarr: Watford willing to sell but want more than £40m for forward – Sky Sports
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Ismaila Sarr: Watford willing to sell but want more than £40m for forward – Sky Sports

Liverpool among clubs to have watched Senegal international Last Updated: 12/08/20 1:33pm Ismaila Sarr joined Watford from Rennes for £35m last summer Watford are willing to sell Ismaila Sarr this summer but want more than £40m for the 22-year-old forward. Sarr was one of Watford’s more impressive performers last season – despite the Hornets’ relegation…

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Troy Deeney says he’s hurting after Watford relegation – Watford Observer
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Troy Deeney says he’s hurting after Watford relegation – Watford Observer

Troy Deeney’s penalty at Arsenal could not prevent Watford slipping to defeat and being relegated from the Premier League Watford captain Troy Deeney has warned his family he will be difficult to be around as he comes to terms with relegation from the Premier League. The Hornets lost 3-2 at Arsenal on Sunday as their…

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Readers vote on whether Watford will return to Premier League – Watford Observer
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Readers vote on whether Watford will return to Premier League – Watford Observer

Readers have voted in our online poll whether they think Watford will return to the Premier League. Credit: Action Images We asked readers if they think Watford FC will return to the Premier League after falling from the top flight this season. The Hornets’ defeat to Arsenal on Sunday (July 26) ended their five-year spell…

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Watford owner Gino Pozzo promises to do ‘everything in his power’ to return to Premier League – Sky Sports
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Watford owner Gino Pozzo promises to do ‘everything in his power’ to return to Premier League – Sky Sports

Pozzo and chief executive Scott Duxbury: “We have to be scrupulously honest with ourselves and admit our efforts surrounding the team were not good enough” Last Updated: 27/07/20 4:19pm Watford return to the Sky Bet Championship after five years in the top flight Watford owner Gino Pozzo has promised to do “everything in his power”…

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Watford, Bournemouth relegated from Premier League – Daily Trust
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Watford, Bournemouth relegated from Premier League – Daily Trust

HomeSportsWatford, Bournemouth relegated from Premier LeagueADVERTISEMENT Watford captain Troy Deeney and Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe accepted responsibility for the pain of relegation from the Premier League, while Aston Villa manager Dean Smith is planning a party after avoiding the drop on Sunday. Deeney’s penalty was not enough to prevent Watford losing 3-2 at Arsenal as…

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