Watford News

Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores hugs Odion Ighalo after the 3-0 win over Liverpool on December 20, 2015
Odion Ighalo 'rejected big-money China move'
Watford striker Odion Ighalo claims that he turned down the chance to earn £300,000 a week in the Chinese Super League in last summer's transfer window.
22:58
Quique Flores manager of Watford celebrates his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Norwich City at Vicarage Road on December 5, 2015
Quique Flores: 'Watford deserved a point against Chelsea'
Watford manager Quique Flores insists that his side deserve their point from the goalless draw with Chelsea at Vicarage Road.
Feb 3, 22:51
Heurelho Gomes of Watford gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Heurelho Gomes pleased with man-of-the-match display
Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes says that he is pleased with his man-of-the-match performance in the goalless draw with Chelsea at Vicarage Road.
Feb 3, 22:42
Diego Costa cares not for Jose Holebas during the Premier League game between Watford and Chelsea on February 3, 2016
Troy Deeney slams Diego Costa, Juan Carlos Paredes "handbags"
Watford captain Troy Deeney says that he will speak with teammate Juan Carlos Paredes after he was involved in "handbags" with Diego Costa during their goalless draw.
Feb 3, 22:16
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola watch proceedings during the German Cup DFB Pokal second round football match between VfL Wolfsburg vs FCB Bayern Munich in Wolfsburg, on October 27, 2015.
Watford boss Quique Flores reveals details of meeting with Pep Guardiola
Watford boss Quique Flores says that Pep Guardiola gushed about the Premier League when they met last year.
Feb 2, 14:26
A general view of Vicarage Road Stadium under going Renovations to the East Stand prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Sheffield Wednesday at Vicarage Road on December 14, 2013
Watford sign Adalberto Penaranda
Watford sign Venezuelan teenager Adalberto Penaranda on a four-and-a-half-year deal from Granada, where he will return on a six-month loan deal.
Feb 1, 20:28
Abdoulaye Doucoure poses for his Rennes portrait in September 2015
Watford confirm Abdoulaye Doucoure signing
Watford confirm that they have completed the signing of Abdoulaye Doucoure from Rennes for a reported club-record fee.
Feb 1, 18:40
Abdoulaye Doucoure poses for his Rennes portrait in September 2015
Watford 'agree record fee for Abdoulaye Doucoure'
Watford reportedly agree a club-record fee of £8m with French side Rennes for midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure.
Feb 1, 10:30
KKS Lech Poznan's goalkeeper of Bosnia Jasmin Buric (L) deflects the ball in front of Fiorentina's midfielder from Spain Mario Suarez during the UEFA Europa League group I football match Fiorentina vs Lech Poznan at the 'Artemio Franchi' stadium on Octobe
Watford sign Mario Suarez from Fiorentina
Premier League side Watford sign Spanish midfielder Mario Suarez from Fiorentina on a four-and-a-half-year deal.
Jan 30, 19:37
Giedrius Arlauskis of Watford during the pre-season friendly match between SC Paderborn and Watford FC at Benteler Arena on July 19, 2015
Watford send keeper Giedrius Arlauskis to Espanyol
Espanyol sign goalkeeper Giedrius Arlauskis on loan from Watford with the possibility of making the move permanent at the end of the season.
Jan 28, 17:38
Liverpool's foward Jerome Sinclair in action during the UEFA Youth League match between SL Benfica and Liverpool FC on February 24, 2015
Quique Flores reveals interest in Liverpool's Jerome Sinclair
Watford head coach Quique Flores admits that he is keen on signing Liverpool's young attacker Jerome Sinclair.
Jan 28, 12:23
Diego Fabbrini of Birmingham City looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Wolverhampton Wanderers at St Andrews on April 11, 2015
Diego Fabbrini leaves Watford to join Birmingham City in £1.5m deal
Diego Fabbrini leaves Watford to join Birmingham City on a permanent deal for £1.5m.
Jan 27, 13:40
A general view during a Palermo training session at Stadio Renzo Barbera on April 4, 2013
Premier League duo chase Oscar Hiljemark?
Palermo reportedly turn down offers from Norwich City and Watford for their Swedish midfielder Oscar Hiljemark.
Jan 27, 11:29
KKS Lech Poznan's goalkeeper of Bosnia Jasmin Buric (L) deflects the ball in front of Fiorentina's midfielder from Spain Mario Suarez during the UEFA Europa League group I football match Fiorentina vs Lech Poznan at the 'Artemio Franchi' stadium on Octobe
Watford close to Mario Suarez deal?
Premier League side Watford are on the verge of signing Fiorentina midfielder Mario Suarez on a four-year contract, according to a report.
Jan 25, 20:45
Harry Kane of Spurs (r) takes on Mesut Oezil of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on November 8, 2015 in London, England.
Sky Sports, BT Sport reveal live March Premier League games
Sky Sports and BT Sport reveal their lineups of live Premier League matches in March, including the North London, Manchester and Tyne-Wear derbies.
Jan 21, 17:21
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink strikes a pose in the dugout during the game with Watford on December 26, 2015
Podcast: The Dugout, Ep. 1 - Who is favourite to win the Premier League?
Listen to Sports Mole's new podcast, The Dugout, as we discuss the latest Premier League hot topics, including who is favourite to win the title.
Jan 20, 17:12
Francesco Guidolin watches from the stands during the game between Swansea and Watford on January 18, 2016
Francesco Guidolin: 'I wanted Watford job'
New Swansea City head coach Francesco Guidolin admits that he was keen to land the Watford job before he arrived at the Liberty Stadium.
Jan 20, 16:28
Mario Suarez for Atletico Madrid on August 30, 2014
Watford reignite Mario Suarez interest?
A report claims that Fiorentina midfielder Mario Suarez is back in talks with Watford over a permanent switch to Vicarage Road.
Jan 20, 14:41
Costel Pantilimon of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Watford sign goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon from Sunderland
Watford sign goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon from Sunderland on a three-and-a-half-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Jan 19, 16:34
Quique Flores manager of Watford gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and West Ham United at Vicarage Road on October 31, 2015
Quique Flores: 'We didn't deserve to lose to Swansea City'
Watford manager Quique Flores insists that his side did not deserve to be beaten by Swansea City in their Premier League clash at the Liberty Stadium.
Jan 18, 22:38
Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric (L) vies with Malaga's Moroccan midfielder Noureddine Amrabat during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Malaga CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 26, 2015.
Watford complete Nordin Amrabat signing
Morocco international Nordin Amrabat secures a move to Watford following a three-season stint with Malaga.
Jan 18, 19:28
Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric (L) vies with Malaga's Moroccan midfielder Noureddine Amrabat during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Malaga CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on September 26, 2015.
Nordin Amrabat closing on Watford move?
Malaga attacker Nordin Amrabat is closing in on a £6m move to Premier League side Watford, according to a report.
Jan 15, 20:52
Quique Sanchez Flores and Odion Ighalo with their Manager and Player of the Month awards for December 2015
Watford's Quique Flores, Odion Ighalo scoop Premier League awards
Quique Flores and Odion Ighalo make it a Watford double as they are named Manager of the Month and Player of the Month respectively.
Jan 15, 09:40
Watford player Troy Deeny in action during the Pre season friendly match between Cardiff City and Watford at Cardiff City Stadium on July 28, 2015
Troy Deeney: 'We were crap against Southampton'
Watford captain Troy Deeney slams his side's "crap" performance during their 2-0 defeat to Southampton at St Mary's - their third loss on the bounce.
Jan 14, 22:40
Liverpool's foward Jerome Sinclair in action during the UEFA Youth League match between SL Benfica and Liverpool FC on February 24, 2015
Watford want Liverpool striker Jerome Sinclair?
Watford are reportedly plotting a move for Liverpool's young striker Jerome Sinclair, who has just six months left to run on his contract at Anfield.
Jan 14, 12:03
Watford's Spanish manager Quique Sanchez Flores looks on during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Watford at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on August 29, 2015
Quique Flores bemoans Watford's worst display
Watford produced their worst performance of the season away at Southampton, according to head coach Quique Flores.
Jan 13, 22:38
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Alessandro Diamanti ends Watford loan to join Atalanta
Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder Alessandro Diamanti ends his loan at Watford to join Atalanta for the rest of the season.
Jan 13, 17:03
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Alessandro Diamanti 'on way out of Watford to join Atalanta BC on loan'
Alessandro Diamanti is reportedly close to leaving Watford to join Atalanta BC on a loan deal.
Jan 12, 15:02
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
Arsenal eye Watford's Odion Ighalo?
Watford's 14-goal striker Odion Ighalo is reportedly a summer transfer target of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.
Jan 9, 09:28
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's second against Liverpool on December 20, 2015
Odion Ighalo: Manchester United move "a dream"
Watford top-scorer Odion Ighalo admits that he would move to Manchester United if offered, describing the prospect as "a dream".
Jan 7, 21:09
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Watford at Villa Park on November 28, 2015
Troy Deeney rules out leaving Watford amid reports of Arsenal interest
Watford striker Troy Deeney rules out a January transfer following reports that Arsenal are considering a £20m bid for him.
Jan 7, 13:17
Tottenham's Emmanuel Adebayor celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Dnipro during their Europa League match on February 27, 2014
Crystal Palace favourites to sign Emmanuel Adebayor?
Crystal Palace are closing in on the signing of former Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor, according to a report.
Jan 5, 22:30
KKS Lech Poznan's goalkeeper of Bosnia Jasmin Buric (L) deflects the ball in front of Fiorentina's midfielder from Spain Mario Suarez during the UEFA Europa League group I football match Fiorentina vs Lech Poznan at the 'Artemio Franchi' stadium on Octobe
Report: Watford close in on Mario Suarez
A report claims that Watford are on the verge of signing Fiorentina's former Atletico Madrid midfielder Mario Suarez.
Jan 5, 19:34
Watford player Troy Deeny in action during the Pre season friendly match between Cardiff City and Watford at Cardiff City Stadium on July 28, 2015
Arsenal interested in Watford captain Troy Deeney?
Arsenal are reportedly planning a surprise winter-window move for Watford captain Troy Deeney.
Jan 4, 23:58
Watford's Spanish manager Quique Sanchez Flores looks on during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Watford at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on August 29, 2015
Report: Quique Flores wants Emmanuel Adebayor at Watford
A report claims that Watford boss Quique Flores is open to the possibility of signing free agent Emmanuel Adebayor this month.
Jan 4, 13:19
Manuel Pellegrini and Quique Flores rub noses during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Quique Flores: 'Manchester City are favourites for title'
Watford manager Quique Flores believes that Manchester City are favourites to lift the Premier League title in May.
Jan 3, 23:12
Quique Flores manager of Watford celebrates his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Norwich City at Vicarage Road on December 5, 2015
Quique Flores "very happy" despite Watford defeat
Watford boss Quique Flores insists that he is "very happy" with his players despite falling to a dramatic 2-1 defeat at the hands of Manchester City.
Jan 2, 22:40
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's second against Liverpool on December 20, 2015
Watford striker Odion Ighalo plays down transfer talk
Watford striker Odion Ighalo denies claims that he will seek a move away from the Hornets in the upcoming winter transfer window.
Jan 1, 18:26
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's opener against Swansea on September 12, 2015
Watford insist red-hot striker Odion Ighalo 'going nowhere'
Watford are reportedly confident that in-form striker Odion Ighalo is not for sale "under any circumstances" during this month's transfer window.
Jan 1, 13:04
Valon Behrami of Watford during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Quique Flores plays down Valon Behrami speculation
Watford boss Quique Flores denies claims that he is prepared to sell Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami in the upcoming winter transfer window.
Dec 31, 12:39
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2Manchester CityMan City24145546232347
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs24129344192545
4Arsenal24136537221545
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd24117631211040
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham24109538281039
7Southampton249783224834
8Liverpool249783034-434
9Watford249692726133
10Stoke CityStoke249692428-433
11Everton2471164334932
12Crystal Palace2494112529-431
13Chelsea247893234-229
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom247892331-829
15Bournemouth2477102939-1028
16Swansea CitySwansea2468102332-926
17Norwich CityNorwich2465132846-1823
18Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2456132544-1921
19Sunderland2454152847-1919
20Aston Villa2427151840-2213