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Australia's captain Lucas Neill listens to the national anthem prior to the football friendly against Costa Rica on November 19, 2013
Watford's Lucas Neill extends Doncaster Rovers loan
Doncaster Rovers extend Lucas Neill's loan from Watford until the end of the season.
Apr 23, 17:22
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Watford's Reece Brown extends Carlisle United loan
Watford defender Reece Brown extends his loan at League One side Carlisle United until the end of the season.
Apr 15, 12:29
Watford's Nyron Nosworthy in action against Crystal Palace during their Championship match on August 18, 2012
Bristol City extend loan deal of Watford defender Nyron Nosworthy
Watford defender Nyron Nosworthy extends his loan spell at Bristol City until the end of the season.
Apr 12, 08:02
Jamie Paterson of Nottingham Forest celebrates scoring the equalising goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Sheffield Wednesday at City Ground on April 8, 2014
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out its best XI from last night's games in the Championship, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and best goal.
Apr 9, 14:30
Brian McDermott. manager of Leeds United looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United at Hillsborough Stadium on January 11, 2014
Brian McDermott: "I'm not in a strong position now"
Brian McDermott admits that he is under pressure after seeing Leeds United suffer another defeat on Tuesday.
Apr 9, 05:59
Burnley manager Sean Dyche smiles during his team's match against QPR on October 26, 2013
Sean Dyche has "fond memories" of Watford reign
Burnley manager Sean Dyche insists that his departure from Watford was 'just business' as his promotion-chasing Clarets prepare to face his former club at Vicarage Road.
Apr 4, 22:48
Ravel Morrison of QPR attacks during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Blackpool at Loftus Road on March 29, 2014
Championship Player of the Month nominees revealed
Ravel Morrison, Troy Deeney, Christophe Berra and Simon Francis are revealed as nominees for the Championship Player of the Month.
Apr 3, 06:00
Barnsley's Chris O'Grady in action against Wigan on August 3, 2013
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects its best Championship XI from Saturday's matches, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and best goal.
Mar 31, 13:20
Australia's captain Lucas Neill listens to the national anthem prior to the football friendly against Costa Rica on November 19, 2013
Doncaster Rovers bring in Lucas Neill on loan from Watford
Veteran defender Lucas Neill moves to Doncaster Rovers on a one-month loan deal from Watford.
Mar 26, 14:40
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino frustrated by Blackburn Rovers equaliser
Giuseppe Sannino reveals his frustration after seeing Rudy Gestede deny Watford victory over Blackburn Rovers in stoppage time.
Mar 26, 05:31
Todd Cane of Chelsea battles for the ball with Bernard Mensah of Watford during the FA Youth Cup sponsored by E.on sixth round match between Chelsea and Watford at Stamford Bridge on March 2, 2011
Watford striker Bernard Mensah to have knee surgery next week
Watford's Bernard Mensah will have surgery on a knee injury and faces a long spell on the sidelines.
Mar 25, 13:46
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester celebrates scoring to make it 2-2 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City at the City Ground on February 19, 2014
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole chooses its best Championship XI from Saturday's games, as well as highlighting the biggest numpty and best goal.
Mar 17, 13:25
Carlisle assistant manager Graham Kavanagh on the touchline during the League Cup match against Tottenham on September 26, 2012
Reece Brown joins Carlisle United
Carlisle United secure the loan services of Watford defender Reece Brown for the next four weeks.
Mar 11, 15:06
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Watford's Giuseppe Sannino among Manager of the Month nominees
Giuseppe Sannino, Sean Dyche, Steve McClaren and Uwe Rosler are revealed as the nominees for February's Championship Manager of the Month.
Mar 6, 06:00
Yeovil Town's Marek Stech in action against Swansea during a friendly match on July 19, 2013
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out its best XI, highlights the biggest numpty and chooses its favourite goal from Saturday's Championship action.
Mar 2, 13:36
Australia's captain Lucas Neill listens to the national anthem prior to the football friendly against Costa Rica on November 19, 2013
Watford announce signing of Australia captain Lucas Neill
Watford announce the signing of Australia captain Lucas Neill on a short-term contract until the end of the season.
Feb 24, 17:11
Giuseppe Sannino of Chievo looks on during the Serie A match between AC Chievo Verona and AC Milan at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on November 10, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino apologises to Watford fans after Bolton Wanderers defeat
Watford manager Giuseppe Sannino apologises to Watford's travelling fans after today's 2-0 defeat at Bolton Wanderers.
Feb 22, 18:18
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino blames tiredness for Watford's draw against Yeovil Town
Watford boss Giuseppe Sannino says that the 0-0 draw against Yeovil Town was a game too far for his side.
Feb 18, 23:40
Hector Bellerin of Watford in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Reading at Vicarage Road on January 11, 2014
Hector Bellerin recalled from Watford loan by Arsenal
Arsenal recall Hector Bellerin from his loan at Championship side Watford.
Feb 18, 12:41
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino 'feels sorry' for Samba Diakite after red card
Watford manager Giuseppe Sannino says that he 'feels sorry' for Samba Diakite after the midfielder was sent off on his first start for the Hornets.
Feb 16, 14:16
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino praises Watford effort
Giuseppe Sannino believes that his Watford side showed togetherness in beating Middlesbrough.
Feb 15, 18:50
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on ahead of the Championship playoff semi-final against Watford on May 9, 2013
Nigel Pearson praises Watford's display
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson praises Watford's display after the Foxes salvage a 2-2 draw in today's Championship clash at the King Power Stadium.
Feb 8, 18:59
Leeds United's Ross McCormack celebrates his equaliser during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday at Elland Road on August 17, 2013
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects its best XI, biggest numpty and best goal from Gameweek 29 of the Championship.
Feb 3, 14:51
Park Chu-Young of Arsenal in action during the Carling Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Shrewsbury Town at Emirates Stadium on September 20, 2011
Watford sign Arsenal's Park Chu-Young on loan
Park Chu-Young joins Watford on loan from Arsenal, while Iriney leaves for Real Mallorca.
Jan 31, 23:29
A general view of Vicarage Road, home of Watford on May 4, 2013
Queens Park Rangers' Samba Diakite moves to Watford
Samba Diakite completes a loan move from Queens Park Rangers to Watford.
Jan 31, 15:57
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino defends Watford players after capitulation at Nottingham Forest
Watford boss Giuseppe Sannino refuses to criticise his players after watching them surrender a two-goal advantage for the second successive game in Thursday's 4-2 loss at Nottingham Forest.
Jan 31, 04:59
Daniel Tozser of Genoa CFC in action during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and SSC Napoli at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on November 11, 2012
Watford sign Daniel Tozser on loan from Genoa
Daniel Tozser leaves Genoa for Watford on loan for the rest of the season.
Jan 30, 06:26
Portland Timbers' Mikael Silvestre in action against Montreal Impact on March 9, 2013
Agent: 'Ex-Manchester United defender Mikael Silvestre in talks with UK clubs'
The agent of Mikael Silvestre hints that the former Manchester United defender could soon return to British football after leaving MLS outfit Portland Timbers.
Jan 28, 20:07
Watford's English forward Troy Deeney celebrates scoring a goal during the English FA Cup fourth round football match between Manchester City and Watford at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on January 25, 2014
Troy Deeney proud of 'fearless' Watford
Troy Deeney praises his 'fearless' Watford teammates following the 4-2 defeat to Manchester City in the FA Cup this afternoon.
Jan 25, 18:05
Fitz Hall of Watford receives a yellow card from referee Neil Swarbrick after a tackle on Andy King of Leicester City during the npower Championship Play Off Semi Final First Leg match between Leicester City and Watford at The King Power Stadium on May 9,
Watford: Gabriele Angella's red card switched to Fitz Hall
Watford confirm that Gabriele Angella's red card has been transferred to Fitz Hall after their mistaken identity appeal was successful.
Jan 21, 17:54
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Watford send Uche Ikpeazu on loan to Crewe Alexandra for rest of season
Crewe Alexandra sign teenage forward Uche Ikpeazu on loan from Watford until the end of the season.
Jan 13, 13:52
Newcastle's Cheik Tiote argues with referee Mike Jones after his goal is disallowed for offside against Manchester City during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Top five worst refereeing decisions
Sports Mole picks out five of the poorest decisions made by British referees and their assistants down the years.
Jan 13, 11:48
Watford's Javier Acuna celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Norwich during their League Cup match on September 24, 2013
Watford forward Javier Acuna joins Osasuna on loan
Watford forward Javier Acuna joins Osasuna on loan until the end of the season, after starting just three Championship games for the Hornets since signing from Girona.
Jan 11, 14:43
Connor Smith of Watford in action during the Capital One Cup first round match between Bristol Rovers and Watford at the Memorial Stadium on August 6, 2013
Gillingham sign Connor Smith on loan
Gillingham take Watford's Connor Smith on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 9, 01:54
Southend's Ryan Leonard celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's fourth goal against Millwall during their FA Cup third round match on January 4, 2013
Report: Southend United win Adam Thompson race
Southend United reportedly sign highly-rated defender Adam Thompson from Watford.
Jan 7, 18:30
Fitz Hall of Watford receives a yellow card from referee Neil Swarbrick after a tackle on Andy King of Leicester City during the npower Championship Play Off Semi Final First Leg match between Leicester City and Watford at The King Power Stadium on May 9,
Fitz Hall signs new Watford contract
Watford defender Fitz Hall puts pen to paper on a new one-month contract at Vicarage Road.
Jan 7, 02:53
Hull's Tom Cairney in action against Birmingham during a friendly match on July 29, 2013
Championship transfers by club
Find out all the latest January transfer transactions conducted by the Championship clubs with Sports Mole's definitive list.
Jan 6, 11:07
Liam Ridehalgh of Chesterfield in action during the npower League Two match between Northampton Town and Chesterfield at Sixfields on September 22, 2012
Championship transfers by date
Find out all the latest official comings and goings in the Championship with Sports Mole's definitive transfer list.
Jan 6, 11:05
Manager Giuseppe Sannino of Watford after the final whistle of the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Watford at Portman Road on December 21, 2013
Giuseppe Sannino compliments his players, despite squandering late lead
Watford manager Giuseppe Sannino admits that his side didn't do enough to beat Bristol City, though has complimented his players performance.
Jan 4, 18:37
Udinese's Mathias Ranegie in action against Cagliari during their Serie A match on October 6, 2013
Udinese pair join Watford
Watford sign striker Mathias Ranegie and bring in midfielder Alexander Merkel on loan from Udinese.
Jan 3, 22:56
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