Watford News

Graham Taylor in the dugout during his time with Aston Villa in March 2002.
Watford to honour Graham Taylor with statue
Watford announce that they will build a statue honouring former manager Graham Taylor, who passed away last month.
Feb 17, 14:42
Manchester United forward Anthony Martial does a better celebration after scoring during his side's Premier League clash with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'Anthony Martial has worked harder than ever recently'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho heaps praise on young forward Anthony Martial following his contribution to the club's 2-0 win over Watford in the Premier League.
Feb 11, 17:29
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is congratulated by manager Jose Mourinho during his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Juan Mata: 'Manchester United going in right direction'
Manchester United playmaker Juan Mata states that his side are heading in the right direction following their 2-0 Premier League win over Watford at Old Trafford.
Feb 11, 17:19
Everton midfielder Tom Cleverley lines up ahead of his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri wants Tom Cleverley stay
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri says that he is keen to keep on-loan Everton midfielder Tom Cleverley at Vicarage Road beyond the end of season.
Feb 10, 19:26
Jose Mourinho watches on during the EFL Cup semi-final between Hull City and Manchester United on January 26, 2017
Jose Mourinho expecting "very difficult" Watford test
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says that he is expecting a "very difficult match" when Watford visit Old Trafford on Saturday.
Feb 10, 14:46
Mbaye Niang and Marcelo Brozovic in action during the Serie A game between AC Milan and Inter Milan on January 31, 2016
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri hopes to bring out the best in M'Baye Niang
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri believes that he can bring the best out of on-loan striker M'Baye Niang, who joined the Hornets from AC Milan in January.
Feb 5, 18:15
Odion Ighalo of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Odion Ighalo: 'I wanted to stay in the Premier League'
Odion Ighalo admits that his first choice was to stay in the Premier League, but Watford's "demands" were only met by Chinese club Changchun Yatai.
Feb 5, 11:27
Sean Dyche watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Bournemouth on December 11, 2016
Sean Dyche delighted by "outstanding" Burnley effort
Sean Dyche is adamant that Burnley deserved more out of their meeting with Watford after seeing his side battle from two goals down with 10 men to fall to a narrow loss.
Feb 4, 22:34
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri: 'Time for Watford to become more ruthless'
Walter Mazzarri admits that he is "not happy" with Watford's second-half performance against Burnley, having given the visitors a route back into the game.
Feb 4, 22:20
Younes Kaboul in action for Watford on October 1, 2016
Younes Kaboul: 'Arsenal could not live with us'
Watford defender Younes Kaboul says that his side were too good for Arsenal during the first half of their 2-1 win at the Emirates Stadium.
Feb 1, 13:51
Graham Taylor in the dugout during his time with Aston Villa in March 2002.
Sir Alex Ferguson joins mourners at funeral of former Watford boss Graham Taylor
Sir Alex Ferguson joins numerous football figures as they pay their respects at the funeral for former Watford and England manager Graham Taylor.
Feb 1, 12:41
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'We were not mentally prepared for Watford'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his side "were not mentally prepared" for the visit of Watford having fallen to a 2-1 defeat to the Hornets.
Jan 31, 23:50
 A general view of the Ricoh Arena prior to the npower Championship match between Coventry City and Middlesbrough at The Ricoh arena on January 21, 2012
Young Watford striker sent to Coventry City
Young Watford striker Michael Folivi joins League One strugglers Coventry City on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 31, 23:21
Adlene Guedioura in action for Watford on August 20, 2016
Middlesbrough confirm Adlene Guedioura arrival
Middlesbrough confirm the signing of midfielder Adlene Guedioura from Watford on a two-and-a-half-year deal.
Jan 31, 23:01
Graham Taylor in the dugout during his time with Aston Villa in March 2002.
Troy Deeney dedicates victory over Arsenal to Graham Taylor
Troy Deeney insists that Watford were good value for their victory over Arsenal - a win that he dedicates to former manager Graham Taylor, who died earlier this month.
Jan 31, 22:05
Adlene Guedioura in action for Watford on August 20, 2016
Middlesbrough 'beat Hull City to Adlene Guedioura signing'
Watford midfielder Adlene Guedioura is reportedly undergoing a medical at Middlesbrough after choosing Aitor Karanka's side over Hull City.
Jan 31, 21:09
Odion Ighalo of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Watford confirm Odion Ighalo exit for China
Watford announce that Odion Ighalo has completed a move to Chinese side Changchun Yatai.
Jan 31, 19:15
Liverpool's foward Jerome Sinclair in action during the UEFA Youth League match between SL Benfica and Liverpool FC on February 24, 2015
Jerome Sinclair joins Birmingham City on loan
Watford striker Jerome Sinclair joins Birmingham City on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 31, 17:13
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's second against Liverpool on December 20, 2015
Odion Ighalo 'undergoing medical ahead of China move'
Watford striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly undergoing a medical ahead of his proposed move to Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai.
Jan 31, 15:11
Juan Carlos Paredes of Watford during the Pre Season Friendly match between AFC Wimbledon and Watford at The Cherry Red Records Stadium on July 11, 2015
Watford loan Juan Carlos Paredes to Olympiacos
Watford send 29-year-old full-back Juan Carlos Paredes on loan to Olympiacos for the remainder of the season.
Jan 31, 15:06
Adlene Guedioura in action for Watford on August 20, 2016
Report: Middlesbrough swoop for Adlene Guedioura
Middlesbrough agree a £3.5m deal with Watford for Adelene Guedioura, while Hull City remain in the hunt, a report claims.
Jan 31, 13:25
Liverpool's foward Jerome Sinclair in action during the UEFA Youth League match between SL Benfica and Liverpool FC on February 24, 2015
Jerome Sinclair 'closing in on loan move to Birmingham City from Watford'
Watford striker Jerome Sinclair is reportedly having a medical ahead of a loan move to Birmingham City.
Jan 31, 12:13
Tim Krul of Newcastle United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park on August 29, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Watford to launch loan bid for Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul?
Watford are reportedly considering a loan move for Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul, who is currently on a temporary deal at Ajax.
Jan 31, 10:22
Mbaye Niang and Marcelo Brozovic in action during the Serie A game between AC Milan and Inter Milan on January 31, 2016
M'Baye Niang set for Watford debut at Arsenal
M'Baye Niang is "available" to make his Watford debut against Arsenal on Tuesday night, confirms Hornets boss Walter Mazzarri.
Jan 30, 15:09
Adlene Guedioura in action for Watford on August 20, 2016
Hull City 'agree Adlene Guedioura fee'
Hull City reportedly agree a £3m fee with Watford for Algerian midfielder Adlene Guedioura.
Jan 30, 14:45
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has been in trapped that lamp so long, he's bent out of all recognition
Walter Mazzarri coy on Watford future
Watford boss Walter Mazzarri refuses to offer any guarantees when questioned on his long-term future at Vicarage Road.
Jan 30, 14:32
Odion Ighalo and Marc Muniesa in action during the Premier League match between Watford and Stoke City on March 19, 2016
Watford's Odion Ighalo 'closing in on China move'
A report claims that Watford striker Odion Ighalo is close to making a move to the Chinese Super League, with Chongchun Yatai the 27-year-old's destination.
Jan 30, 14:06
Walter Mazzarri manager of Watford during the Premier League match between Southampton and Watford at St Mary's Stadium on August 13, 2016
Walter Mazzarri "disappointed, angry and sorry" over Watford FA Cup exit
Walter Mazzarri is unhappy after Watford exited the FA Cup at the hands of Millwall on Sunday, claiming that he is "disappointed, angry and sorry for our fans".
Jan 29, 17:27
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring with Nathan Ake during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Watford on March 13, 2016
Walter Mazzarri confirms offers for Watford striker Odion Ighalo
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri confirms that the Hornets have received offers for striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 27, 16:56
Mbaye Niang and Marcelo Brozovic in action during the Serie A game between AC Milan and Inter Milan on January 31, 2016
Watford sign M'Baye Niang on loan
Premier League side Watford announce the loan signing of 22-year-old forward M'Baye Niang from AC Milan.
Jan 26, 17:45
Liverpool's foward Jerome Sinclair in action during the UEFA Youth League match between SL Benfica and Liverpool FC on February 24, 2015
Nottingham Forest 'make loan approach for Jerome Sinclair'
Nottingham Forest reportedly line up a loan swoop for Watford's Jerome Sinclair.
Jan 25, 20:47
Odion Ighalo and Marc Muniesa in action during the Premier League match between Watford and Stoke City on March 19, 2016
Shanghai Shenhua 'want Odion Ighalo'
A report claims that Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua will step up their efforts to sign Watford striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 25, 15:50
Mauro Zarate reacts during the Europa League game between Fiorentina and Tottenham Hotspur on February 18, 2016
Watford sign Mauro Zarate from Fiorentina
Watford complete the signing of Argentine attacker Mauro Zarate from Fiorentina on a two-and-a-half year contract.
Jan 25, 15:08
Odion Ighalo of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goalduring the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Watford at St James' Park on September 19, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Watford reject two Odion Ighalo bids?
Watford reportedly turn down two bids from West Bromwich Albion for striker Odion Ighalo.
Jan 21, 13:54
Odion Ighalo of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Norwich City at Vicarage Road on December 5, 2015
Report: West Bromwich Albion in talks with Watford to sign Odion Ighalo
West Bromwich Albion reportedly begin talks with Watford over the potential signing of Odion Ighalo.
Jan 19, 10:41
Mauro Zarate reacts during the Europa League game between Fiorentina and Tottenham Hotspur on February 18, 2016
Watford plan move for Fiorentina striker Mauro Zarate?
Watford are reportedly considering a move for former West Ham United and Queens Park Rangers forward Mauro Zarate, who now plays for Fiorentina.
Jan 17, 16:56
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Watford close to Max Gradel deal?
Watford reportedly close in on a £3m deal for Bournemouth striker Max Gradel.
Jan 17, 10:47
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri job 'under no threat at Watford'
Walter Mazzarri's position as Watford manager is said to be under no threat whatsoever as the club's owners are reportedly confident that he is the right man for the job.
Jan 16, 18:22
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri: 'Graham Taylor tributes very emotional'
Walter Mazzarri suggests that his Watford players were affected by the emotional scenes prior to the meeting with Middlesbrough, which contributed to the goalless draw.
Jan 14, 21:46
A general view of Wembley Stadium on May 3, 2012
FA reveals televised FA Cup fourth-round fixtures
The Football Association reveals that six games will be televised during the FA Cup fourth round on the final weekend in January.
Jan 13, 17:04


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