Watford FC Football News http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/channel/rss/ Watford FC Football News Watford FC Football News, Match Reports and Transfer News Digital Sports Group 2008-2019 Thu, 23 May 2019 20:53:46 +0000 en-gb 15 <![CDATA[Watford Transfers: Deciding Which Players to Keep & Sell This Summer]]> ​Watford enjoyed their most successful Premier League season to date, finishing in 11th place and reaching the FA Cup final - although the result at Wembley didn't quite go as planned. .]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_transfers_deciding_which_players_to_keep_sell_this_summer_932236/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_transfers_deciding_which_players_to_keep_sell_this_summer_932236/index.shtml Sun, 19 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford 2018/19 Review: End of Season Report Card for the Hornets]]> A devastating 6-0 hammering to Manchester City in the FA Cup final meant a season full of promise ultimately ended in disappointment for Watford, but there is plenty for Hornets fans to be optimistic about as they look ahead to the future]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_201819_review_end_of_season_report_card_for_the_hornets_932199/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_201819_review_end_of_season_report_card_for_the_hornets_932199/index.shtml Sat, 18 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Manchester City vs Watford: Javi Gracias Best Available Hornets Lineup]]> ​Watford will take on Premier League champions Manchester City in this year's FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday evening]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/manchester_city_vs_watford_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_932163/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/manchester_city_vs_watford_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_932163/index.shtml Thu, 16 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Sports Psychologist Explains How Watford Can Use Pre-Game Rituals to Boost Chances of FA Cup Success]]> The curtain is just about to fall on another season of European football, with the odd league here and there still to be decided before cup competitions ​draw to a close over the next fortnight]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/sports_psychologist_explains_how_watford_can_use_pregame_rituals_to_boost_chance_932117/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/sports_psychologist_explains_how_watford_can_use_pregame_rituals_to_boost_chance_932117/index.shtml Thu, 16 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Etienne Capoue Urges Watford Fans to Make the Difference in FA Cup Final Against Man City]]> ​​Watford midfielder Etienne Capoue has called on Watford fans to give the side incredible support when they face ​Manchester City on Saturday in the club's first FA Cup final since 1984]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/etienne_capoue_urges_watford_fans_to_make_the_difference_in_fa_cup_final_against_932079/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/etienne_capoue_urges_watford_fans_to_make_the_difference_in_fa_cup_final_against_932079/index.shtml Wed, 15 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Gerard Deulofeu Poised to Win Fitness Battle as Watford Gear Up for FA Cup Final]]> ​Watford forward Gerard Deulofeu looks set to make a return to the squad when his side come up against Premier League champions Manchester City in the FA Cup Final on Saturday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/gerard_deulofeu_poised_to_win_fitness_battle_as_watford_gear_up_for_fa_cup_final_932057/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/gerard_deulofeu_poised_to_win_fitness_battle_as_watford_gear_up_for_fa_cup_final_932057/index.shtml Wed, 15 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Jose Holebas Set to Be Available for FA Cup Final After West Ham Red Card Is Rescinded]]> Watford defender​ Jose Holebas, who picked up a red card during his side's 4-1 defeat to West Ham on Sunday, has had his suspension overruled by the FA and will now be eligible to play in the Hornets FA Cup final clash with Manch.]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/jose_holebas_set_to_be_available_for_fa_cup_final_after_west_ham_red_card_is_res_931834/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/jose_holebas_set_to_be_available_for_fa_cup_final_after_west_ham_red_card_is_res_931834/index.shtml Sun, 12 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Rages After Controversial Red Card Costs Jose Holebas Place in FA Cup Final]]> ​Javi Gracia was unable to keep his emotions in check after the decision to send off Jose Holebas during Watford's 4-1 home defeat to West Ham on Sunday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_rages_after_controversial_red_card_costs_jose_holebas_place_in_fa_cu_931803/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_rages_after_controversial_red_card_costs_jose_holebas_place_in_fa_cu_931803/index.shtml Sun, 12 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia: The Real Premier League Manager of the Season]]> When the nominees for Premier League ​Manager of the Season were announced, few would have been surprised at the names on the list. Pep Guardiola and Jürgen Klopp have battled for the title all season, Mauricio Pochettino lo.]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_the_real_premier_league_manager_of_the_season_931459/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_the_real_premier_league_manager_of_the_season_931459/index.shtml Mon, 06 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Insists Watford Must Improve Against Top-Six Sides Next Season Following Chelsea Defeat]]> ​Watford manager Javi Gracia has admitted that his side must improve their record against top-six sides next season, after they fell to a 3-0 defeat against Chelsea on Sunday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_insists_watford_must_improve_against_topsix_sides_next_season_follow_931333/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_insists_watford_must_improve_against_topsix_sides_next_season_follow_931333/index.shtml Sun, 05 May 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Provides Injury Update on Craig Cathcart Following Watfords Loss to Wolves]]> ​Watford manager Javi Gracia has said that his side are conceding ‘avoidable goals’, after they lost 2-1 to Wolves on Saturday afternoon]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_provides_injury_update_on_craig_cathcart_following_watfords_loss_to__930786/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_provides_injury_update_on_craig_cathcart_following_watfords_loss_to__930786/index.shtml Sat, 27 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford 1-2 Wolves: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Wanderers Close in on Seventh With Hornets Win]]> Wolves took a huge step in their bid to finish seventh as they beat Watford 2-1 on Saturday afternoon]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_12_wolves_report_ratings_reaction_as_wanderers_close_in_on_seventh_with__930745/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_12_wolves_report_ratings_reaction_as_wanderers_close_in_on_seventh_with__930745/index.shtml Fri, 26 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford vs Wolves: Javi Gracias Best Available Hornets Lineup]]> ​Watford host Wolves on Saturday in a game that could have a huge effect on who finishes 'best of the rest' in the Premier League]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_930688/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_930688/index.shtml Thu, 25 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford vs Wolves Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News]]> ​Watford welcome Wolves to Vicarage Road in a match that could go a long way in determining who will finish seventh in the Premier League]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_news_930598/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_news_930598/index.shtml Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Says Southamptons Early Goal Is Something That Happens as Watford Salvage Draw]]> ​Watford manager Javi Gracia has acknowledged the importance of his side's hard-fought 1-1 draw against Southampton on Tuesday evening, but despite the goal they conceded he refused to place blame on any of his players]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_says_southamptons_early_goal_is_something_that_happens_as_watford_sa_930477/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_says_southamptons_early_goal_is_something_that_happens_as_watford_sa_930477/index.shtml Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford 1-1 Southampton: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Shane Long Scores Record-Breaking Goal]]> ​Watford played host to Southampton at Vicarage Road on Wednesday evening in a clash, which will enter the history books for its opening goal]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_11_southampton_report_ratings_reaction_as_shane_long_scores_recordbreaki_930451/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_11_southampton_report_ratings_reaction_as_shane_long_scores_recordbreaki_930451/index.shtml Mon, 22 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford vs Southampton: Javi Gracias Best Available Hornets Lineup]]> ​​Watford welcome Southampton to Vicarage Road on Tuesday night in a clash that could be key for both side's aspirations for the end of the season]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_southampton_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_930357/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_southampton_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_930357/index.shtml Sun, 21 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Huddersfield 1-2 Watford: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Gerard Deulofeu Brace Crushes Terriers]]> Watford returned to winning ways on Saturday afternoon thanks to a double from Gerard Deulofeu, as they showed the sort of form which has enabled them to reach an FA Cup final and take control of seventh place in the Premier League]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/huddersfield_12_watford_report_ratings_reaction_as_gerard_deulofeu_brace_crushes_930250/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/huddersfield_12_watford_report_ratings_reaction_as_gerard_deulofeu_brace_crushes_930250/index.shtml Fri, 19 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Huddersfield vs Watford Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News]]> ​Huddersfield will host Watford on Saturday afternoon as the Terriers look to gain a rare positive result in their penultimate home game of the season]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/huddersfield_vs_watford_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_ne_930082/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/huddersfield_vs_watford_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_ne_930082/index.shtml Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford Lose Appeal Against Troy Deeneys Red Card During Defeat to Arsenal]]> ​Watford have lost their appeal against the red card handed to Troy Deeney during the club's 1-0 home defeat to Arsenal in the Premier League]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_lose_appeal_against_troy_deeneys_red_card_during_defeat_to_arsenal_930081/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_lose_appeal_against_troy_deeneys_red_card_during_defeat_to_arsenal_930081/index.shtml Wed, 17 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Insists Troy Deeney Didnt Deserve Red Card for Elbow in 1-0 Arsenal Defeat]]> ​Watford manager Javi Gracia has insisted that Troy Deeney's challenge on Lucas Torreira did not warrant a red card in ​their 1-0 defeat to Arsenal]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_insists_troy_deeney_didnt_deserve_red_card_for_elbow_in_10_arsenal_d_929937/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_insists_troy_deeney_didnt_deserve_red_card_for_elbow_in_10_arsenal_d_929937/index.shtml Mon, 15 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford vs Arsenal: Javi Gracias Best Available Hornets Lineup]]> ​​Watford host Arsenal at Vicarage Road on Monday night in their first Premier League match since their incredible comeback in the FA Cup semi final against Wolves]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_arsenal_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_929824/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_arsenal_javi_gracias_best_available_hornets_lineup_929824/index.shtml Sat, 13 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Borussia Dortmund Join AC Milan in Race to Sign Watford Star Gerard Deulofeu]]> ​Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund have reportedly joined AC Milan in the race to sign Watford forward Gerard Deulofeu]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/borussia_dortmund_join_ac_milan_in_race_to_sign_watford_star_gerard_deulofeu_929753/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/borussia_dortmund_join_ac_milan_in_race_to_sign_watford_star_gerard_deulofeu_929753/index.shtml Fri, 12 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Troy Deeney & Christian Kabasele Reveal Racist Abuse Suffered Since FA Cup Semi-Final]]> ​Watford pair Troy Deeney and Christian Kabasele have both lifted the lid on the racist abuse they have suffered in the wake of the Hornets' FA Cup semi final win over Wolves on Sunday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/troy_deeney_christian_kabasele_reveal_racist_abuse_suffered_since_fa_cup_semifin_929517/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/troy_deeney_christian_kabasele_reveal_racist_abuse_suffered_since_fa_cup_semifin_929517/index.shtml Mon, 08 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Troy Deeney: How Watfords Committed Captain Embodies What Hard Graft & Determination Can Accomplish]]> There has been a stereotype surrounding athletes in general and football players specifically. Malicious prejudice that is based on a misguided analysis of reality. The prevailing stereotype is that football players 'don't have much between their ear.]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/troy_deeney_how_watfords_committed_captain_embodies_what_hard_graft_determinatio_929477/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/troy_deeney_how_watfords_committed_captain_embodies_what_hard_graft_determinatio_929477/index.shtml Sun, 07 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Heaps Praise on Angry Gerard Deulofeu After Match-Winning FA Cup Cameo Against Wolves]]> ​Javi Gracia lauded Gerard Deulofeu with praise after the forward came off the bench to score a brace that saw Watford come from behind to beat Wolves 3-2 in a pulsating FA Cup semi final clash at Wembley on Sunday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_heaps_praise_on_angry_gerard_deulofeu_after_matchwinning_fa_cup_came_929421/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_heaps_praise_on_angry_gerard_deulofeu_after_matchwinning_fa_cup_came_929421/index.shtml Sun, 07 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford 3-2 Wolves: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Deulofeu Seals Stunning Hornets Comeback]]> ]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_32_wolves_report_ratings_reaction_as_deulofeu_seals_stunning_hornets_com_929399/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_32_wolves_report_ratings_reaction_as_deulofeu_seals_stunning_hornets_com_929399/index.shtml Sat, 06 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Watford vs Wolves Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time, Team News & More]]> ​​Watford take on Wolves at Wembley in the second of the FA Cup semi finals, with both sides looking to seal their place in the competition's showpiece event against Manchester City next month]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_news_mor_929356/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/watford_vs_wolves_preview_where_to_watch_live_stream_kick_off_time_team_news_mor_929356/index.shtml Sat, 06 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Roberto Pereyra a Doubt for FA Cup Semi Final After Picking Up Hip Injury Against Fulham]]> ​Watford manager Javi Gracia has confirmed that attacking midfielder Roberto Pereyra picked up a knock against Fulham on Tuesday night, making him a doubt for their FA Cup semi final on Sunday]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/roberto_pereyra_a_doubt_for_fa_cup_semi_final_after_picking_up_hip_injury_agains_929278/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/roberto_pereyra_a_doubt_for_fa_cup_semi_final_after_picking_up_hip_injury_agains_929278/index.shtml Thu, 04 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Javi Gracia Hails Watfords Record Points Tally After the Hornets 4-1 Victory Over Fulham]]> Watford manager Javi Gracia was full of praise for his players after Tuesday's 4-1 win against Fulham helped the club break their record for Premier League points in a season. .]]> http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_hails_watfords_record_points_tally_after_the_hornets_41_victory_over_929041/index.shtml http://www.watford-mad.co.uk/news/tmnw/javi_gracia_hails_watfords_record_points_tally_after_the_hornets_41_victory_over_929041/index.shtml Tue, 02 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +0000