Watford News

Heurelho Gomes of Watford makes a point during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Watford at Griffin Park on February 10, 2015
Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes signs three-year contract
Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes commits his future to the newly-promoted Premier League club with a new three-year contract.
May 20, 16:45
Head coach of Udinese Calcio Francesco Guidolin looks on during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and ACF Fiorentina at Stadio Friuli on November 24, 2013
Watford to replace Slavisa Jokanovic with Francesco Guidolin?
Watford could appoint former Udinese coach Francesco Guidolin as head coach should Slavisa Jokanovic fail to agree terms on a new contract.
May 20, 10:29
Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes releases the ball during the Barclays Asia Trophy Semi Final match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at Hong Kong Stadium on July 24, 2013
Heurelho Gomes slams Tottenham Hotspur for 'ruining players' careers'
Heurelho Gomes urges players to avoid joining Tottenham Hotspur because they 'ruin careers'.
May 20, 08:22
A general view of Molineux ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Tottenham Hotspur at Molineux on March 6, 2011
Man comes forward in relation to Watford fan assault
A 20-year-old man comes forward after CCTV footage of a Watford supporter being attacked is released.
May 19, 13:01
Ikechi Anya of Scotland runs with the ball during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between Scotland and Georgia at Ibrox Stadium on October 11, 2014
Report: Celtic to move for Watford's Ikechi Anya
Celtic reportedly hope to make Watford's Ikechi Anya their major summer signing and are planning a £4m bid for the Scotland international winger.
May 19, 01:07
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic unsure over future
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic reveals that he is not yet close to signing a new deal with the club.
May 17, 07:45
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Newcastle United, Sunderland want Slavisa Jokanovic?
Newcastle United and Sunderland are reportedly monitoring Slavisa Jokanovic's situation at Watford.
May 12, 11:12
Vlad Chiriches of Spurs (6) celebrates with team mate Younes Kaboul as he scores their third goal during the FA Cup Third Round Replay match between Tottenham Hotspur and Burnley at White Hart Lane on January 14, 2015
Report: Watford eye Younes Kaboul
Tottenham Hotspur defender Younes Kaboul is attracting attention from Watford, according to reports.
May 10, 13:03
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Fulham at Vicarage Road on March 3, 2015
Troy Deeney expects Watford arrivals
Watford will sign a number of players with Premier League experience this summer, according to Troy Deeney.
May 6, 14:57
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Referee decisions cost Watford Championship title'
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic criticises the performance of referee Lee Probert during their Championship defeat against Sheffield Wednesday.
May 3, 00:11
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic with his Manager of the Month for April on April 30, 2015
Watford's Slavisa Jokanovic named Championship Manager of the Month
Slavisa Jokanovic picks up the Championship Manager of the Month gong after leading Watford into the Premier League.
May 1, 06:00
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Oldham Athletic and Middlesbrough at Boundary Park on August 12, 2014
Aitor Karanka congratulates Watford, Bournemouth on promotion
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka praises the displays of Watford and Bournemouth to beat his side to promotion to the Premier League.
Apr 30, 15:20
Eddie Howe of Bournemouth looks on during the Capital One Cup second round match between Watford and AFC Bournemouth at Vicarage Road on August 28, 2013
Eddie Howe heads Championship Manager of the Month nominees
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is named among the contenders for April's Manager of the Month award in the Championship after guiding his team to the Premier League.
Apr 30, 06:00
Cole Skuse for Ipswich Town on October 5, 2014
Benik Afobe, Adlene Guedioura, Tom Ince, Cole Skuse up for Championship award
Benik Afobe and Tom Ince are among the nominees for April's Championship Player of the Month.
Apr 30, 06:00
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic 'close to agreeing new Watford deal'
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic is close to agreeing a new 12-month rolling contract at Vicarage Road, according to a report.
Apr 29, 12:01
Marco Motta of Watford in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Fulham at Vicarage Road on March 3, 2015
Marco Motta: 'I want to stay at Watford'
Marco Motta says that he wants to stay at Watford next season.
Apr 28, 21:22
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Watford to lose Slavisa Jokanovic despite promotion?
Watford are at risk of losing boss Slavisa Jokanovic unless they begin contract talks with the Serbian, according to a report.
Apr 28, 10:41
Odion Ighalo of Watford celebrates scoring the fourth goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Charlton Athletic at Vicarage Road on January 17, 2015
Odion Ighalo: 'Watford can survive in Premier League'
Odion Ighalo believes that Watford will have the qualities needed to stay in the Premier League next season.
Apr 27, 11:57
Goalscorers Patrick Bamford and Garcia Kike of Middlesbrough celebrate after the FA Cup Fourth Round match against Manchester City on January 24, 2015
PFA Championship Team of the Year revealed, no place for Patrick Bamford
The Championship Player of the Year, Middlesbrough forward Patrick Bamford, is not included in the PFA's Championship Team of the Year.
Apr 26, 14:27
Ben Watson of Watford in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Rotherham United at Vicarage Road on February 24, 2015
Ben Watson: Promotion is a "huge honour"
Ben Watson says that it is a "huge honour" to have helped Watford back into the Premier League after an eight-year absence.
Apr 25, 23:57
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic delighted with "incredible" promotion
Manager Slavisa Jokanovic admits that it is an "incredible" feeling to guide Watford back to the Premier League.
Apr 25, 19:56
Troy Deeney of Watford is swamped by his teammates after scoring to make it 1-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Watford promoted to Premier League
Watford are promoted to the Premier League after eight years outside of the top flight.
Apr 25, 17:08
Odion Ighalo of Watford celebrates scoring the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Nottingham Forest at Vicarage Road on October 21, 2014
Odion Ighalo: 'Next two games are finals'
Odion Ighalo compares Watford's next two Championship games to finals as they look to win promotion to the Premier League.
Apr 21, 11:03
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'We did enough for the victory'
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic believes that his side did just enough to secure the points and move to the top of the Championship in their win over Birmingham City.
Apr 19, 02:51
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Fulham at Vicarage Road on March 3, 2015
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Troy Deeney is a Premier League player'
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic heaps praise on Troy Deeney after the striker was nominated for the Championship Player of the Year award.
Apr 17, 14:59
Matthew Connolly of Watford celebrates scoring their second goal with Odion Ighalo of Watford (R) during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Watford at City Ground on April 15, 2015
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic hails "very important step"
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic hails his side as they take a "very important step" in their promotion bid with a 3-1 win at Nottingham Forest.
Apr 16, 00:22
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic only focused on winning
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic is adamant that he will not alter his approach in his side's coming matches despite the importance of goal difference in the promotion race.
Apr 12, 03:37
Watford's Troy Deeney poses with his Player of the Month award for March 2015
Watford's Troy Deeney wins Championship Player of the Month for March
Watford striker Troy Deeney is named the Championship Player of the Month for March after scoring five goals.
Apr 10, 06:00
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates Watford's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Reading at Vicarage Road on March 14, 2015
Michail Antonio, Patrick Bamford, Steve Cook, Troy Deeney up for Championship award
Watford striker Troy Deeney leads the nominees for March's Championship Player of the Month.
Apr 9, 06:00
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic delighted by Watford triumph over Middlesbrough
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic hails his side following their important 2-0 win over Middlesbrough in the Championship.
Apr 6, 17:24
Troy Deeney Watford FC scores the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Middlesbrough at Vicarage Road on April 6, 2015
Troy Deeney: 'Win over Middlesbrough only important if we go up'
Watford striker Troy Deeney believes that the team's win over Middlesbrough will not be remembered if they do not secure promotion to the Premier League.
Apr 6, 15:35
Adlene Guedioura of Watford FC holds off George Friend of Middlesbrough FC during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Middlesbrough at Vicarage Road on April 6, 2015
Adlene Guedioura pleased by "important" victory over Middlesbrough
Adlene Guedioura believes that Watford's 2-0 win over Middlesbrough could be an important one in their bid for promotion to the Premier League.
Apr 6, 15:06
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic "proud" of Watford display
Watford boss Slavisa Jokanovic admits that he was delighted with his side as they earned a 2-2 draw against Derby County despite being reduced to 10 men in the first half.
Apr 4, 03:00
Gary Rowett manager of Birmingham City looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Ipswich Town and Birmingham City at Portman Road on February 24, 2015
Gary Rowett hints at longer Birmingham City stay for Diego Fabbrini
Birmingham City boss Gary Rowett says that there is an "outside chance" of signing new loanee Diego Fabbrini permanently.
Mar 31, 20:04
A general view of St Andrew's, home of Birmingham City on December 28, 2005
Watford's Diego Fabbrini seals emergency loan switch to Birmingham City
Birmingham City bring in Diego Fabbrini from Watford on a loan deal until the end of the season.
Mar 26, 17:36
Tyler Blackett of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford on August 16, 2014
Report: Manchester United turn down Championship Tyler Blackett loan offers
Blackburn Rovers, Fulham and Watford reportedly have loan moves for Tyler Blackett rejected by Manchester United.
Mar 24, 16:35
Joel Ekstrand of Watford goes down with a bad injury during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Ipswich Town at Vicarage Road on March 21, 2015
Watford defender Joel Ekstrand out for nine months
Watford are dealt in a blow in their race for promotion to the Premier League as centre-back Joel Ekstrand is ruled out for nine months with an ACL injury.
Mar 24, 14:54
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Watford head coach Slavisa Jokanovic takes blame for Ipswich Town defeat
Watford head coach Slavisa Jokanovic is left "disappointed" by his side's 1-0 loss to Ipswich Town.
Mar 22, 03:24
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates Watford's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Reading at Vicarage Road on March 14, 2015
Malky Mackay: 'Troy Deeney destined for Premier League'
Wigan Athletic manager Malky Mackay believes that Troy Deeney will be playing in the Premier League soon, even if Watford do not earn promotion.
Mar 18, 14:39
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Win over Wigan Athletic was deserved'
Slavisa Jokanovic believes that Watford fully deserved to go top of the Championship with a 2-0 victory over Wigan Athletic on Tuesday.
Mar 18, 03:23
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CBournemouth462612898455390
3Norwich CityNorwich4625111088484086
4Middlesbrough4625101168373185
5Brentford462391478591978
6Ipswich TownIpswich4622121272541878
7Wolverhampton WanderersWolves4622121270561478
8Derby CountyDerby4621141185562977
9Blackburn RoversBlackburn461716136659767
10Birmingham CityBirmingham461615155464-1063
11Cardiff CityCardiff461614165761-462
12Charlton AthleticCharlton461418145460-660
13Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds461418144349-660
14Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest461514177169259
15Leeds UnitedLeeds461511205061-1156
16Huddersfield TownHuddersfield451315175875-1754
17Fulham461410226283-2152
18Bolton WanderersBolton461312215467-1351
19Reading461311224869-2150
20Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton461017194454-1047
21Rotherham UnitedRotherham461116194667-2146
RMillwall46914234276-3441
RWigan AthleticWigan46912253964-2539
RBlackpool45413283691-5525