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Watford's Lewis McGugan celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal against Bournemouth on August 10, 2013
Watford ready to listen to Lewis McGugan offers in January?
Lewis McGugan could leave Watford for good in January as the Hornets are reportedly willing to consider any offers.
Dec 17, 18:33
A general view of Wembley Stadium on May 3, 2012
Ten fans have chance to win £250,000 for chosen Football League club
Ten fans have the chance to award their chosen Football League club with £250,000 to spend on players in January as part of the Sky Bet Transfer Fund.
Dec 11, 11:26
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Blackburn Rovers at Vicarage Road on March 25, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic expects Troy Deeney to match last season's goal tally
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic expects Troy Deeney to match his 24-goal haul from last season after bagging a hat-trick against Fulham to kickstart his campaign.
Dec 10, 16:06
Arsenal players celebrate victory with the trophy after the FA Cup with Budweiser Final match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2014
Holders Arsenal to face Hull City in FA Cup third round
FA Cup holders Arsenal will face Hull City in the third round of the competition, in what is a repeat of last season's final.
Dec 8, 19:20
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Keith Andrews unsure of Watford future
Watford midfielder Keith Andrews asks the club for some clarity after being left out of their last two games.
Dec 6, 12:20
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Blackburn Rovers at Vicarage Road on March 25, 2014
Troy Deeney thrilled by Watford win
Troy Deeney believes that Watford's 5-0 thrashing of Fulham was the team's best performance of the season.
Dec 6, 11:09
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Slavisa Jokanovic keen for Watford improvement
Slavisa Jokanovic is delighted with Watford's 5-0 win over Fulham, but says that the performance was only "close to perfect".
Dec 5, 23:40
Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Joel Ekstrand: 'Watford slump not Slavisa Jokanovic's fault'
Joel Ekstrand insists that Watford's recent slump is not the fault of head coach Slavisa Jokanovic.
Dec 3, 17:32
Slavisa Jokanovic, coach of Muangthong United, looks on during the AFC Champions League Group F match between Urawa Red Diamonds and Muangthong United at Saitama Stadium on March 12, 2013
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Watford must be strong'
Watford coach Slavisa Jokanovic reminds his players that it is up to them to turn their poor run of form around.
Dec 3, 15:24
Adlene Guedioura of Crystal Palace in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Swansea City at Selhurst Park on September 22, 2013
Report: Adlene Guedioura to join Watford on short-term loan deal
A report claims that Crystal Palace midfielder Adlene Guedioura will link up with Championship side Watford on a short-term loan deal.
Nov 26, 06:58
Mathias Ranegie of Watford celebrates his goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Watford at Loftus Road on April 21, 2014
Mathias Ranegie returns to Watford from unsuccessful Millwall loan
Watford and Millwall agree to end Mathias Ranegie's loan at The Den early after an unsuccessful, injury-hit spell in South London.
Nov 24, 16:25
Watford's Lewis McGugan celebrates a goal against Doncaster on September 17, 2013
Sheffield Wednesday sign Lewis McGugan on loan
Watford midfielder Lewis McGugan joins fellow Championship side Sheffield Wednesday on loan until the beginning of January.
Nov 19, 14:31
Almen Abdi of Watford celebrates with his manager Beppe Sannino after opening the scoring during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Leeds United at Vicarage Road on April 8, 2014
Almen Abdi back in training for Watford
Watford midfielder Almen Abdi return to full-time training with the Hornets after recovering from a shoulder injury.
Nov 18, 17:07
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Top clubs chase Watford youngster Xane Zaineddine?
A number of Premier League and top European clubs are reportedly keeping a close eye on promising Watford teenager Xane Zaineddine.
Nov 11, 19:14
Slavisa Jokanovic, coach of Muangthong United, looks on during the AFC Champions League Group F match between Urawa Red Diamonds and Muangthong United at Saitama Stadium on March 12, 2013
Slavisa Jokanovic bemoans 'sluggish' Watford
Watford head coach Slavisa Jokanovic believes that a lack of urgency was at the root of his team's surprise defeat to Birmingham City.
Nov 5, 11:31
Alex Jakubiak of Oxford attacks during the Sky Bet League Two match between Cambridge United and Oxford United at The Abbey Stadium on October 11, 2014
Watford end Alex Jakubiak's loan at Oxford United
Watford recall Alex Jakubiak from his loan at Oxford United as he wasn't playing enough for the League Two side.
Nov 4, 12:13
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 signs permanent deal with Watford
Watford complete the permanent signing of on-loan striker Odion Ighalo from Udinese.
Oct 25, 14:52
Slavisa Jokanovic, coach of Muangthong United, looks on during the AFC Champions League Group F match between Urawa Red Diamonds and Muangthong United at Saitama Stadium on March 12, 2013
Slavisa Jokanovic frustrated by draw with Nottingham Forest
Slavisa Jokanovic admitted that his Watford players made key mistakes in the 2-2 draw with Nottingham Forest on Tuesday.
Oct 22, 02:08
Slavisa Jokanovic, coach of Muangthong United, looks on during the AFC Champions League Group F match between Urawa Red Diamonds and Muangthong United at Saitama Stadium on March 12, 2013
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Watford managerial situation is a little strange'
New Watford manager Slavisa Jokanovic, their fourth boss this season, calls the managerial situation at the Hornets "a little bit strange".
Oct 16, 22:16
Odion Ighalo of Watford (front) celebrates with Lloyd Dyer as he scores their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match against Brentford on September 30, 2014
Lloyd Dyer: 'Watford a real threat in the Championship'
Watford winger Lloyd Dyer thinks that Watford can maintain their promotion push despite now being on their fourth manager of the season.
Oct 13, 19:54
Fulham assistant Manager Billy McKinlay prior to an FA Cup match on January 26, 2013
Billy McKinlay "surprised, disappointed" by Watford dismissal
Billy McKinlay says that he was "disappointed" to be sacked as Watford manager just eight days after taking the helm at the Championship outfit.
Oct 12, 13:22
Norwich's Sebastien Bassong in action against Arsenal on October 19, 2013
Sebastien Bassong joins Watford on loan
Norwich City centre-back Sebastien Bassong agrees to join Championship rivals Watford on loan until January.
Oct 8, 15:48
Watford manager Gianfranco Zola celebrates a goal from his side against Bournemouth on August 28, 2013
Gianfranco Zola questions Watford managerial changes
Former Watford boss Gianfranco Zola believes that recent managerial changes at the club will have a negative effect on the squad.
Oct 7, 17:02
Slavisa Jokanovic, coach of Muangthong United, looks on during the AFC Champions League Group F match between Urawa Red Diamonds and Muangthong United at Saitama Stadium on March 12, 2013
Slavisa Jokanovic named new Watford head coach
Watford confirm the appointment of Slavisa Jokanovic as the club's new head coach.
Oct 7, 11:36
Fulham assistant Manager Billy McKinlay prior to an FA Cup match on January 26, 2013
Report: Billy McKinlay to leave Watford
Watford manager Billy McKinlay will leave the club this week, according to a report.
Oct 6, 21:56
Mark Warburton Manager Of Brentford during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Charlton Athletic at Griffin Park on August 9, 2014
Mark Warburton slams "shocking" penalty decision
Brentford manager Mark Warburton slams referee Graham Salisbury for giving Watford a penalty in the 2-1 loss for his side on Tuesday.
Oct 1, 02:59
Fulham assistant Manager Billy McKinlay prior to an FA Cup match on January 26, 2013
New Watford head coach Billy McKinlay leaves job as Northern Ireland assistant
Watford's new head coach Billy McKinlay confirms that he has relinquished his role as assistant manager of Northern Ireland.
Sep 30, 14:54
Fulham assistant Manager Billy McKinlay prior to an FA Cup match on January 26, 2013
Billy McKinlay reveals "mixed emotions" over Watford appointment
New Watford head coach Billy McKinlay admits that he has "mixed emotions" after replacing Oscar Garcia at Vicarage Road.
Sep 29, 17:22
Fulham assistant Manager Billy McKinlay prior to an FA Cup match on January 26, 2013
Billy McKinlay replaces Oscar Garcia as Watford head coach
Watford appoint Billy McKinlay as head coach after Oscar Garcia steps down.
Sep 29, 12:59
Gabriel Tamas of Watford during the pre-season friendly between Watford and Udinese at Vicarage Road on August 2, 2014
Gabriel Tamas facing prolonged spell on sidelines
Watford's Gabriel Tamas is to miss "a number of months" after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament against Bournemouth last weekend.
Sep 25, 13:42
Burnley manager Sean Dyche smiles during his team's match against QPR on October 26, 2013
Burnley boss Sean Dyche: 'I don't fear the sack again'
Burnley boss Sean Dyche has stated that he does not fear getting the sack, after suffering that fate at previous club Watford.
Sep 23, 11:17
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Oscar Garcia attempts to break into a smile on August 10, 2013
Watford boss Oscar Garcia leaves hospital after a week
Watford head coach Oscar Garcia is discharged from hospital a week after being admitted with chest pains.
Sep 22, 16:54
Brighton boss Oscar Garcia on the touchline during a game with Burnley on August 24, 2013
Watford boss Oscar Garcia to leave hospital following treatment on chest pains
Watford manager Oscar Garcia is expected to be released from hospital today after undergoing tests on minor chest pains.
Sep 19, 18:02
Brighton boss Oscar Garcia on the touchline during a game with Burnley on August 24, 2013
Watford boss Oscar Garcia to remain in hospital after suffering chest pains
Watford manager Oscar Garcia will remain in hospital as he continues to undergo tests on "minor chest pains".
Sep 17, 12:08
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Oscar Garcia attempts to break into a smile on August 10, 2013
Oscar Garcia to miss Watford match after being admitted to hospital
New Watford manager Oscar Garcia is to miss Tuesday's Championship match at Blackpool after being admitted to hospital with illness.
Sep 15, 12:30
Watford's Ikechi Anya and Forest's Greg Halford battle for the ball on August 25, 2013
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan surprised by Ikechi Anya snub
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan admits his surprise that Premier League clubs did not look to sign Ikechi Anya during the summer transfer window.
Sep 9, 10:46
Brighton coach Nathan Jones during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at The Amex Stadium on October 28, 2013
New Watford boss Oscar Garcia won't snatch Nathan Jones from old club Brighton
New Watford head coach Oscar Garcia won't try to poach former assistant Nathan Jones from fellow Championship side Brighton & Hove Albion.
Sep 8, 13:19
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Blackburn Rovers at Vicarage Road on March 25, 2014
Oscar Garcia delighted with Troy Deeney remaining at Watford
Watford boss Oscar Garcia admits that he is delighted that striker Troy Deeney has remained at Vicarage Road despite interest from the Premier League.
Sep 5, 12:40
Wolves boss Kenny Jackett on August 10, 2014
Kenny Jackett: 'I never considered return to Watford'
Kenny Jackett insists that he was never considering a return to Watford as Giuseppe Sannino's replacement.
Sep 4, 04:28
A general view of Vicarage Road, home of Watford on May 4, 2013
Gianluca Nani leaves post as Watford technical director
Watford accept the resignation of technical director Gianluca Nani.
Sep 2, 17:45
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