Watford News

Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Watford on December 3, 2016
Walter Mazzarri: 'Watford owner Gino Pozzo happy with me'
Walter Mazzarri believes Watford owner Gino Pozzo is "happy" with the manager's first season in charge despite reports that he could be sacked at the end of the season.
20:02
Hull City goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic in action during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth at the KCOM Stadium on January 14, 2017
Premier League clubs 'monitoring Hull City's Eldin Jakupovic'
Hull City goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic is a transfer target for Crystal Palace, Leicester City, Watford and Sunderland, according to a report.
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Adam Lallana in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Adam Lallana hints at return from injury against Watford
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana drops a strong hint that he will be ready to return from a hamstring injury in time for Monday's match at Watford.
Apr 25, 14:18
Troy Deeney of Watford rests during the Premier League match against Manchester United on March 2, 2016
Troy Deeney: 'Watford not good enough'
Watford captain Troy Deeney blasts his teammates following Saturday's 2-0 defeat at Hull City in the Premier League.
Apr 22, 19:29
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri warns against Watford complacency
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri admits that he is worried about the danger of complacency from his side after they reached the 40-point mark in the Premier League.
Apr 21, 13:12
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri: 'I am 100% not leaving Watford this summer'
Walter Mazzarri insists that "something terrible must happen" for him to call time on his Watford tenure this summer, just one year into the three-year deal signed.
Apr 20, 21:40
Watford captain Troy Deeney celebrates after scoring the opening goal in his side's 4-2 defeat at the hands of Norwich on May 11, 2016
Watford skipper Troy Deeney "happy to stay" at Vicarage Road
Watford striker Troy Deeney insists that his future is down to the club to decide, amid suggestions that West Bromwich Albion are plotting a £20m summer transfer.
Apr 20, 20:24
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Leicester City on January 22, 2017
Watford line up Claudio Ranieri as Walter Mazzarri replacement?
Watford reportedly earmark title-winning former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri as a possible replacement for Walter Mazzarri should they change managers this summer.
Apr 16, 20:44
Watford midfielder Etienne Capoue in action during the Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017
Etienne Capoue delighted to reach 40-point mark
Watford midfielder Etienne Capoue expresses his delight at helping the team to reach the 40-point mark having scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over Swansea.
Apr 16, 19:43
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has been in trapped that lamp so long, he's bent out of all recognition
Walter Mazzarri bemoans poor 'luck'
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri insists that he "couldn't ask more" from his side in their 4-0 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur.
Apr 8, 15:42
Mauricio Pochettino shouts during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton on March 19, 2017
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Pau Lopez is ready to fill in if required'
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists that he would have no problem handing third-choice goalkeeper Pau Lopez a debut amid doubts over Hugo Lloris and Michel Vorm.
Apr 7, 17:44
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: 'Watford have no defence ahead of Tottenham Hotspur clash'
Walter Mazzarri worries that Watford will face Tottenham Hotspur with "no defence" as the Hornets' injury crisis intensifies ahead of Saturday's Premier League fixture.
Apr 6, 21:34
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Abdoulaye Doucoure: 'Pressure will be on Tottenham Hotspur'
Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure warns Tottenham Hotspur that his side will have "nothing to lose" when they visit White Hart Lane on Saturday.
Apr 5, 15:58
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri plays down speculation over future
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri brushes off speculation over his future following his side's 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion at Vicarage Road.
Apr 5, 14:21
Watford captain Troy Deeney celebrates after scoring the opening goal in his side's 4-2 defeat at the hands of Norwich on May 11, 2016
Tony Pulis: 'Watford won't sell Troy Deeney'
West Bromwich Albion head coach Tony Pulis insists that Watford would not sell Troy Deeney, even if the Baggies decided to make a bid for him.
Apr 3, 16:58
Watford captain Troy Deeney celebrates after scoring the opening goal in his side's 4-2 defeat at the hands of Norwich on May 11, 2016
Report: Troy Deeney a summer target for West Bromwich Albion
Watford captain Troy Deeney is reportedly a £20m target for West Bromwich Albion, which would make him the club's record signing if a deal goes through.
Apr 2, 16:49
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri: 'Watford will not underestimate Sunderland'
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri insists that his side will "give everything" to beat bottom-of-the-table Sunderland when they welcome the Black Cats to Vicarage Road.
Mar 31, 19:01
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 confirm deal for Tom Cleverley
Watford announce that they have exercised an option to turn Tom Cleverley's loan spell from Everton into a permanent transfer.
Mar 31, 13:09
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
Tom Cleverley 'closing in on Watford transfer'
A report claims that Tom Cleverley, who is currently on loan at Watford from Everton, is one game away from joining the Hornets on a permanent basis.
Mar 20, 17:08
Southampton striker Manolo Gabbiadini in action during his side's EFL Cup final with Manchester United at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Stefano Okaka: 'Manolo Gabbiadini could play for Real Madrid'
Watford forward Stefano Okaka says that Southampton's Manolo Gabbiadini has the credentials to play for Real Madrid.
Mar 6, 22:42
Nathan Redmond celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Watford and Southampton on March 4, 2017
Nathan Redmond hails 'joyful' Southampton side following win over Watford
Southampton winger Nathan Redmond talks up the togetherness of his side following the club's closely-fought 4-3 victory over hosts Watford in the Premier League.
Mar 5, 12:22
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 agree deal for Colombian defender Jorge Segura
Envigado defender Jorge Segura will move to Watford in the summer, according to the Colombian club.
Mar 1, 16:56
Mauro Zarate reacts during the Europa League game between Fiorentina and Tottenham Hotspur on February 18, 2016
Watford forward Mauro Zarate suffers ruptured cruciate ligament
Mauro Zarate faces a long-term spell on the sidelines after suffering a ruptured cruciate ligament during Watford's 1-1 draw with West Ham United on Saturday.
Feb 26, 17:09
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United showed more quality than Watford'
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic says that it is "two points dropped" for his side after being made to work hard for their 1-1 draw with Watford at Vicarage Road.
Feb 25, 21:09
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri bemoans "silly" Watford errors in draw with West Ham United
Walter Mazzarri admits that "it is not acceptable" to gift the opposition a goal on the counter when ahead, as his Watford side did in their meeting with West Ham United.
Feb 25, 21:00
Mario Lemina of Marseille climbs on Olivier Giroud of Arsenal during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Arsenal and Olympique de Marseille at Emirates Stadium on November 26, 2013
Crystal Palace, Watford interested in Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina?
Crystal Palace and Watford are both reportedly interested in a move for Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina during the summer.
Feb 21, 14:38
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



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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs33228369224774
3Liverpool34199670422866
4Manchester CityMan City33198663352865
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd331713350242664
6Arsenal32186864402460
7Everton341610860372358
8West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom33128133942-344
9Southampton32117143944-540
10Watford33117153754-1740
11Stoke CityStoke34109153750-1339
12Crystal Palace34115184654-838
13Bournemouth34108164963-1438
14West Ham UnitedWest Ham34108164459-1538
15Leicester CityLeicester33107164154-1337
16Burnley34106183349-1636
17Hull City3496193667-3133
18Swansea CitySwansea3494213968-2931
19Middlesbrough34512172443-1927
20Sunderland3356222659-3321