MX23RW : Saturday, October 20 07:07:13
Jul 14, 2016 at 7.45pm UK at ​Lamex Stadium
Stevenage
0-2
Watford
FT(HT: 0-0)
Capoue (50'), Sinclair (90')

Result: Watford earn convincing pre-season win over Stevenage

Etienne Capoue's long-range strike and Jerome Sinclair's header help Watford clinch a 2-0 win away at Stevenage in Thursday's pre-season friendly at the Lamex Stadium.

Watford have secured a 2-0 win against Stevenage in Thursday's pre-season friendly at the Lamex Stadium.

The Hornets began brightly and, after just five minutes played, Odion Ighalo saw his shot hacked off the line by an opposition defender.

Stevenage had an effort of their own two minutes later through Rowan Liburd, but Walter Mazzarri's charges were dominant and Ighalo saw a second shot cleared off the line just before the half-hour mark.

The first half finished goalless and the visitors made widescale changes at the break before taking the lead in the 50th minute through a long-range effort from Etienne Capoue.

Watford continued to pile on the pressure and hit the woodwork twice in the second half through Ighalo and Troy Deeney, before adding a second goal in the 90th minute thanks to a Jerome Sinclair header.

Share this article now:
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring with Nathan Ake during the FA Cup game between Arsenal and Watford on March 13, 2016
Read Next:
Watford turn down huge bid for Ighalo?
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City86202131820
2Chelsea86201851320
3Liverpool86201531220
4Arsenal86021910918
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs8602157818
6Bournemouth85121612416
7Wolverhampton WanderersWolves843196315
8Manchester UnitedMan Utd84131314-113
9Watford84131112-113
10Leicester CityLeicester84041412212
11Everton83321312112
12Burnley82241012-28
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224913-48
14Crystal Palace821559-47
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8215813-57
16Southampton8125614-85
17Fulham8125921-125
18Huddersfield TownHuddersfield8035417-133
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle8026613-72
20Cardiff CityCardiff8026417-132

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account