Fees Named as One Midfield Star Departs Watford and Another Arrives

With the transfer window storming to a close, there has been no shortage of rumours and transfers flying around. With Will Hughes on his way to Crystal Palace for an initial fee in the region of £6 million with the potential for the sum to rise to £10 million (as reported by Adam Leventhal and DominicContinue reading “Fees Named as One Midfield Star Departs Watford and Another Arrives”

Watford Likely Dealt Another AFCON Blow

With the first international break of the 2021/22 campaign swiftly approaching, countries are revealing their squad lists. With World Cup qualification matches to be played, managers know it is the time to only take the strongest players; experimenting with fringe players has to wait for friendlies. For Morocco, Adam Masina and Imran Louza have beenContinue reading “Watford Likely Dealt Another AFCON Blow”

Deeney’s Days at Watford Looking Numbered

No post-match tweet. No inclusion in the match-day squad. No sign of him anywhere. Following Watford’s victory over Crystal Palace, the Hornets’ (former) Club captain Troy Deeney was invisible between social media and the stadium. So, is there a chance Deeney’s Vicarage Road race is finally at an end? Career Crossroads Regardless of whether thisContinue reading “Deeney’s Days at Watford Looking Numbered”

Watford Eyeing Two Defensive-Midfielders

After signing Juraj Kucka, Imran Louza, Ozan Tufan, and Peter Etebo, the Hornets might still not be done shaking up their midfield. With Will Hughes’ departure imminent and Nathaniel Chalobah also likely heading out the door, midfield reinforcements and improvements were (and still may be) needed. The 2-0 defeat against Brighton also showed a true number sixContinue reading “Watford Eyeing Two Defensive-Midfielders”

Predicting Domingos Quina’s Watford Future

Watford have already signed four central-midfielders in this transfer window, and their shuffle in the center of the park may still not be finished. This leaves current midfielders at the Club, such as Domingos Quina, in a very difficult situation. For the talented youngster, what should the future hold, and what will likely occur? What Quina’s Watford Career Should LookContinue reading “Predicting Domingos Quina’s Watford Future”

Watford Miss Out on Torino Center-Back

The Hornets should continue to look for defensive reinforcements until the transfer window closes for multiple reasons. Young Mattie Pollock arrived at the start of the window from Grimsby Town, though he is a player for the future rather than an immediate Premier League starter. A new, talented senior center-back appeared close to arriving atContinue reading “Watford Miss Out on Torino Center-Back”

Watford Player Ratings Following Abysmal Performance in Brighton

The Hornets were unable to replicate their impressive opening-day performance in a 2-0 defeat to Brighton. The hosts were always favored to win the match, but the ease with which they did it was a shock nonetheless.  Player Ratings Daniel Bachmann: not at fault for either goal and tremendously let down by the men in front of him.Continue reading “Watford Player Ratings Following Abysmal Performance in Brighton”

Major Update Emerges in Watford’s Rumoured Pursuit of Levi Garcia

From Ismaila Sarr to Cucho Hernandez to Emmanuel Dennis to Ken Sema, Watford have no shortage of options on the wings. However, as both Cucho and Dennis can be seen as starting central options and Sarr (and potentially Dennis) will miss time at the start of 2022 due to AFCON, room for another winger atContinue reading “Major Update Emerges in Watford’s Rumoured Pursuit of Levi Garcia”

Watford’s Ideal Starting Eleven for Clash Against Brighton

Xisco Munoz and Co. are looking to obtain another three points following an impressive victory over Aston Villa. The squad selection on opening day was questionable at first, though the Spaniard’s choices proved to be a masterclass. However, with a tricky road trip to Brighton up next, what changes should Xisco make to his starting eleven?Continue reading “Watford’s Ideal Starting Eleven for Clash Against Brighton”

What Role Will Hughes Have if He Does Not Depart?

With the end of the transfer window fast approaching, Will Hughes and Watford do not have much time to strike a deal with another Club to offload the Englishman. The Sun reported Crystal Palace offered Watford a laughable £5 million for Hughes to effectively see if the Hornets would cheaply offload his services. The offer falls £7 millionContinue reading “What Role Will Hughes Have if He Does Not Depart?”