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Hornets link with Wealdstone crucial, says Hughes
Youth-team coach Dave Hughes says the relationship between the Hornets and Wealdstone is crucial in developing the Golden Boys' young players.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Two 15 year olds played for Watford eight years ago today.
Two further trialists combined for the second - Cameroon international Joseph-Desire Job putting Tamas Priskin through to score his first goal for the club.
Deeney absent as Hornets overcome Wood
With Troy Deeney absent, Matej Vydra gave Hornets fans a timely reminder of his goal-scoring capabilities as he netted the only goal in Watford's 1-0 pre-season victory at Boreham Wood.
Injuries force Green Bay's Jay DeMerit to retire from pro soccer
Green Bay native Jay DeMerit, who showed persistence and courage on his unlikely path to soccer success, announced Thursday his retirement from professional soccer.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Expectation Angst: Is Promotion Suddenly Realistic
Promotion. We've all spoken about it. Of course we have, why wouldn't we talk about it? The players we have going into this season are a cut above what we were used to pre-Pozzos, and we should expect the method in Nani's madness to become clearer year on year.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Watford turn down Leicester's bid for Deeney
We understand the Foxes' offer was turned down as it is considerably less than the club's valuation of the player.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
COMMENT: Watford have the squad and head coach to secure promotion
Sitting in the pub on Thursday night, I found myself starting to explain to my friends why I thought Watford would secure promotion this season - it was a very persuasive argument if I do say so myself.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Transfer news: Tommy Smith has Brentford chance, says Mark Warburton
Mark Warburton has insisted that age will not count against Tommy Smith after inviting the striker to train with Brentford.
Ten-man Watford conceded two late goals to draw 2-2 with League Two Shrewsbury Town.
The Hornets took the lead midway through the first half thanks to Cristian Battocchio's goal and doubled their advantage early into the second period through Tommie Hoban.
Allardyce keen to add Manchester United pair on loan
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is looking to sign Manchester United pair Ashley Young and Wilfried Zaha on loan, according to the Daily Mail.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Crawley Town have signed winger Lewis Young on a one-year contract.
The 24-year-old brother of Manchester United star Ashley Young had been training with Crawley during pre-season and impressed in the 9-0 victory over Billingshurst on Friday.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Sean Murray. Picture: Holly Cant
Performances and results are not crucial at stage of pre-season but it is understandable to have some sympathy for the Watford fans who travelled to Austria this weekend as they return home having not seen a goal in the two friendlies in recent days.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Bees beaten by Posh in opening pre-season friendly
Barnet lost 1-0 against Peterborough United in their opening pre-season friendly, despite containing the Posh for long periods Kgiso Ntlhe scored the only goal of the game as Barnet began their pre-season schedule with a hard-fought 1-0 defeat at home to Peterborough United.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Statistically dominant: Troy Deeney
Higher: Likes of Burnley would have to bid more than the current figures being reported if they want to secure Troy Deeney's services.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Matej Vydra. Picture: Action Images
Friendlies early into pre-season are almost always arranged to improve fitness but Beppe Sannino won't be complaining that his side found their shooting boots during this evening's 7-0 victory over SV Feldkirchen.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Cathcart insists he has improved since his first spell at Watford
Craig Cathcart failed to impress during his first spell at Watford but five years older and more experienced, the centre half is ready to show he is a vastly improved player second time around.
The decline and fall of Wanderers' 3.2m flop Sordell
AS legend has it at Wanderers , one phone call was all it took to make Marvin Sordell put the brakes on a move to Cardiff City and head north for Premier League football at Bolton.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Watford reject bid from Burnley for Deeney
The 26-year-old, who scored 24 times in the Championship last season, has been linked with a move away from the Hornets this summer and the club are expecting offers.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Luther Blissett no longer playing at Watford Observer Fun Day
Hornets legend Luther Blissett has been forced to pull out of a charity football match being held as the centre-piece of the Watford Observer's second fun day on Sunday.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Hornets legend Luther Blissett has promised to don the yellow of...
Hornets legend Luther Blissett has promised to don the yellow of Watford FC one more time when he plays in the charity football match which is the centre-piece of the Watford Observer's funday on Sunday, July 6. Blissett played more than 500 games for Watford FC and scored 186 goals.