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Premier League
Quique Sanchez Flores, Javi Gracia, What's the difference?
12:01 Sunday 15th September 2019

Four games, zero wins. You don’t get into the chairmen’s good books with such results. Especially when the chairman is named Pozzo. A winless start cost Javi Grazia his job after being talked up as last season's Premier League…

Premier League
Why is Javi Gracia on the hot seat at Vicarage Road?
12:00 Monday 26th August 2019

Gino Pozzo isn’t known for his patience. His father, Giampaolo owns Serie A club Udinese. Not one to wait on his inheritance, Gino convinced the old man to partner with him in purchasing Watford in 2012 and allowing him to run the Premier…

Premier League
2019-20 Watford Premier League preview
17:00 Monday 5th August 2019

Under Javi Gracia’s guidance, Watford experienced their biggest of highs following Premier League promotion in 2016. The Hornets finished 11th last season as well as reached the FA Cup Final. It's a positive signal pointing…

Fa Cup
Can Watford rain on Manchester City's treble parade?
08:00 Saturday 18th May 2019

Due to their dominance, Manchester City head into the FA Cup final as overwhelming favourites to complete an unprecedented domestic treble. Pep Guardiola’s oil-rich Citizens claimed the Carabao Cup in February with penalty-shootout success…

Premier League
Solid Ben Foster exactly what Watford needed
12:00 Saturday 9th February 2019

Scoring goals hasn't been Watford’s problem since they returned to the Premier League. Keeping them out has. That's less of a concern with Ben Foster between the sticks.    Goalkeepers can single-handedly,…

Premier League
Will Watford regain form after recent slump?
09:00 Thursday 4th October 2018

Seven games into an intriguing Premier League season, Huddersfield Town, Cardiff City and Newcastle United are all without a win, while Manchester City and Liverpool sit level on 19 points atop the table. Not too far behind, one team has begun better…

Premier League
Why Troy Deeney deserves England call-up
12:00 Sunday 16th September 2018

There are some unfortunate players who, for no fault of their own, never get to experience international football. It's not that they don't want to. They just never receive the call. Troy Deeney wouldn't want to be mentioned…

Premier League
Can Watford maintain quick start and learn the lessons of last season?
17:00 Wednesday 5th September 2018

If just over a month ago, you had taken a poll over which teams would be the early pacesetters in the Premier League it’s highly unlikely that Watford would have featured on any list, even one compiled by the most optimistic Hornets fan.…

Premier League
Gerard Deulofeu may have found a home at Watford
12:00 Saturday 10th February 2018

The boy Barcelona fans adore. Gerard Deulofeu is one of their own: a player who came through the famous La Masia. Having joined Watford on loan until the season's end, his likeable personality has since taken effect at Vicarage Road. The…

Premier League
Watford 4-1 Chelsea: 5 things we learned as Hornets run riot
16:40 Tuesday 6th February 2018

Reigning Premier League champions Chelsea suffered further misery on Monday night, losing 4-1 away at struggling Watford. Following an embarrassing performance from Antonio Conte's men and a clinical display from the hosts, here are five…

Managerial News
4 immediate tasks for Javi Gracia at Watford
14:00 Wednesday 24th January 2018

Many Premier League followers would not have heard of Javi Gracia. That changed last weekend, though. The Watford faithful must now place complete faith in the Pamplona-born Spaniard to forge a new course after Marco Silva's dismissal.…

Managerial News
Watford harsh to sack Marco Silva
12:00 Tuesday 23rd January 2018

How often do Premier League managers receive the chop for bettering their predecessor's achievements? Well, that's Marco Silva's tale. Currently 10th, Watford was on track for its best finish in over 30 years - third in history.…

Andre Gray having a difficult start to life at Watford
13:36 Monday 23rd October 2017

Andre Gray has lost his place in the Watford starting lineup and was given mere minutes from the bench in Saturday's 4-2 defeat to Chelsea. The 26-year-old has struggled to find the back of the net since making the £18m move from Burnley in…

Watford will miss Chalobah but it's an opportunity for Will Hughes to shine
11:30 Saturday 30th September 2017

Nathaniel Chalobah has been one of Watford's best performers this season, but a freak knee injury in training has him sidelined until the start of 2018. Now's the time for fellow summer signing, Will Hughes to step up and prove he's ready for…

Premier League
Watford perfect antithesis to Liverpool in 3-3 draw
12:00 Sunday 13th August 2017

Watford struck late in Saturday's Premier League opener against Liverpool, salvaging a draw in the game's final minute. Physical play ruled the day. The Hornets shared the score in a six-goal thriller at Vicarage Road. Marco Silva's completely…