Watford

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1.3m fans
Ranked: 14th in Premier League

Watford Football Club is a professional football club based in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, currently playing in the Premier League. Founded in 1881 as Watford Rovers, the club entered the FA Cup for the first time in 1886, and the Southern League a decade later. After finishing the 1914–15 season as Southern League champions under the management of Harry Kent, Watford joined the Football League in 1920. The club played at several grounds in its early history, before moving to a permanent location at Vicarage Road in 1922, where it remains. Watford spent most of the following half century in the lower divisions of The Football League, changing colours and crest on multiple occasions.

England manager Graham Taylor's tenure at the club saw Watford scale new heights. Between Taylor's appointment in 1977 and departure in 1987, Watford rose from the Fourth Division to the First Division. The team finished second in the First Division in the 1982–83 season, competed in the UEFA Cup in 1983–84, and also reached the 1984 FA Cup Final. Watford experienced a decade of decline between 1987 and 1997, before Taylor returned as full-time manager, leading the team to successive promotions from the renamed Second Division to the Premier League for one season in 1999–2000. The club experienced a further one season stint in the top division of English football during the 2006–07 season, under Aidy Boothroyd's management; eight years in the Championship followed. Watford secured promotion in 2014–15, and have remained in the Premier League since the 2015–16 season.

Watford is owned by the Pozzo family, which also owns Udinese Calcio in Italy and previously Granada CF in Spain. Sir Elton John, who owned Watford during both of Graham Taylor's successful periods as manager, served alongside Taylor as the club's joint Honorary Life President until 2008, only to later resume the role he shared alongside Graham Taylor until Taylor's death.

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The Watford Squad

1. André Carrillo Watford 2.1m fans 736.6
2. Nathaniel Chalobah Watford 808.9k fans 581.5
3. Gerard Deulofeu Watford 404.5k fans 508.8
4. Troy Deeney Watford 234.2k fans 441.8
5. Odion Ighalo Watford 174.1k fans 431.6
6. Daryl Janmaat Watford 134.7k fans 420.7
7. José Holebas Watford 190.7k fans 410.4
8. Younès Kaboul Watford 181.2k fans 407.5
9. Heurelho Gomes Watford 170.7k fans 400.2
10. Stefano Okaka Watford 124.0k fans 352.6
11. Sebastian Prödl Watford 121.6k fans 349.7
12. Roberto Pereyra Watford 104.9k fans 348.2
13. Andre Gray Watford 72.2k fans 283.9
14. Molla Wagué Watford 52.0k fans 278.1
15. Will Hughes Watford 64.6k fans 272.9
16. Abdoulaye Doucouré Watford 39.8k fans 223.2
17. Marvin Zeegelaar Watford 29.0k fans 193.2
18. Didier Ndong Watford 22.2k fans 173.1
19. Domingos Quina Watford 21.1k fans 167.5
20. Kiko Femenía Watford 15.1k fans 139.9
21. Adrian Mariappa Watford 7.2k fans 109.9
22. Christian Kabasele Watford 6.1k fans 104.0
23. Craig Cathcart Watford No fans 74.9
24. Orestis Karnezis Watford No fans 50.0
25. Dodi Lukebakio Watford No fans 0.6
26. Miguel Angel Britos Watford No fans 0.0
27. Tom Cleverley Watford No fans 0.0
28. Étienne Capoue Watford No fans 0.0

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31 minutes ago

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We lead at the break thanks to a Deulofeu strike! 🙌

On a scale of 1-10, how good was Deeney's hold-up play before the goal⁉
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We lead at the break thanks to a Deulofeu strike! 🙌

On a scale of 1-10, how good was Deeneys hold-up play before the goal⁉

 

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On a scale of 1-10, how clear-cut was that penalty Watford FC?

Second goal please before Boby Reid comes to pull one behind

11

C'mon Watford, we can do this... Lets go guys...

yes 11 ! 😁😅🐝🐝🐝

the guy ran into janmaat looking for a penalty !

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2 hours ago

Watford FC

🚨 TEAM NEWS 🚨

2⃣ changes from the side which started our last Premier League game with Everton.

➡ Masina, Pereyra
⬅ Holebas (suspended), Sema

Let's hear your score predictions⁉
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🚨 TEAM NEWS 🚨

2⃣ changes from the side which started our last Premier League game with Everton.

➡ Masina, Pereyra
⬅ Holebas (suspended), Sema

Lets hear your score predictions⁉

 

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Like the look of the team, still there are a few in there that owe us one. Maybe tonight is the night for certain players to come good, it’s time. Hope it’s 1-3.

Time for Gerard to show his worth. Little but fortunate to be ahead of Gray on current form IMHO.

0-2 to Watford 💛🐝

No live streaming on my profile.

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3-1 to the watford boys..

1-1

Noses in front ...

No J. Holebas Rip to Watford

Come on the mighty

Not a bad starting XI. + strong bench. It's a squad thing.

Is it still 2:1?

Good luck WATFORD you can do it

For me delefia makes too many off side mistakes.

Key will be an aggressive start and scoring on those chances - need at least up 2-0 by halftime

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Why is he playing Deulofeu up front he is a wide player!!!!!

Live 📺⚽ bit.ly/Skykingdom

On paper looks like a strong line up. Let's hope they can deliver. Good luck golden boys.

Masina weak link

Not bad, shame still no Kiko

It looks tasty other than the defence. Time for new legs next year. Yet this could be one of our most successful season ever. A far cry from when I used to stand on the bogside with my Dad in 1975

Come on u horns!!

Strong team , maybe we can finally manage to score 5 in a game 😄 seriously in 4 season we scored 4 goals in 2 games , few games 3 then it was just thank you Gomes , thank you Foster ! I understand that 1-0 mean 3 points but I hardy got any nails left to bite lol , good luck yellow army and stay injury free guys , tonight is not important really , March 16th is the big one . COYH !!!!!

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11 hours ago

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⚽ Can Watford get a league double over tonight's opponents Cardiff City?

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Just hope Watford can create more chances (and take some of them) and play for the full ninety minutes. Then the 40 mark will surely be reached. COYH

They were terrible at The Vic scoreline flattered them.

3 - 1 Watford! Come on you Golden Boys! Looking forward to seeing it!! ⚽️🐝

Watford will win 3 nil tonight

🇰🇬🇹🇷 TAKİP ET SENDE KAZAN 🇱🇷🇰🇬

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What a great double that would be and a foundation for the English Rugby Team to smash the “Boyos” tomorrow. COYH

If they score more goals then yes.

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Jumping in the car now ready to hit the M4! You oooooorrrrns!! 🐝🐝

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2 days ago

Watford FC

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Our The Emirates FA Cup quarter final with Crystal Palace Football Club will be played on Saturday March 16 (12.15pm KO) & will be shown live on BT Sport 2 📺
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Our The Emirates FA Cup quarter final with Crystal Palace Football Club will be played on Saturday March 16 (12.15pm KO) & will be shown live on BT Sport 2 📺

 

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If you are with EE then you can get BT sports free for 3 months, then just cancel it before the 3 months is up

Good luck Watford from Egypt

12.15 on Saturday typical no fun if you're working Think of the fans for a change

Bloody BT sport again .. Why not BBC 1?

Excellent from Thailand COYH

Good luck guys, from Kenya

At least it’s on Saturday.

Dont worry Col your going to get beat anyway :P

Shaun Sen Karen Sen does this remind you of Dublin!??? Early start to get a seat in a bar could be messy!!!!!!! (Again)!!!! Berlin here we come!!!

At least it's not on the Sunday! - now the bun fight over tickets!

Please can anyone advice I am a season tick holder do I need to get a ticket 🎫

Aways bloody BT sports....😡

Oh noooi, I finish work in colindale at 12

Bt sport again. For God sake. Were the only team in the last 8 not to been on live on bbc.

We can get there early and I can stream it on my phone lol x

Not a season ticket holder anymore as I moved away .. What are my chances of getting a seat ?

When do the tickets go on sale?

I have no prediction here .....but the Hist will be abit on favoir

Why always bt sport

I'm still the only WATFORD FC fan I know in Nigeria #BELIEVE #COYH

Not showing any FA cup matches on tv in USA 😞

Early start from the south coast!

Any priority over our own seats ?

Oh no not BT sports again 😠

Good for me as that’s a busy day. Early start to get there in time though as I live in SW London and the trip to Watford can be a trek!

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2 days ago

Watford FC

Team news ahead of our trip to face Cardiff City Football Club ⤵️

🔙 Pereyra, Prödl, Success
❌ Femenía

Excited to see them back, Hornets fans❓
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Team news ahead of our trip to face Cardiff City Football Club ⤵️

🔙 Pereyra, Prödl, Success
❌ Femenía

Excited to see them back, Hornets fans❓

 

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Pereyra Yes, Success No

Not Success. Great to have Pereyra back

Pereyra definitely as he gives us creativity.Success as an impact player on the bench with his pace,power and unpredictability

Prodl no thanks

Great to see Pereyra back. Would have loved to have seen Kiko back

Not success

Sorry to say Success just doesn’t do it for me , has the first touch of a baby elephant constantly falling over, doesn’t fill me with confidence, send him out on loan next season to get game time experience.

💰 💰 ✔ 💥 Bu hafta iddaayı sömürüyoruz ! 💥✔ 💰 💰 Kazanmak bizim için ne kadar kolaysa , kaybetmekte o kadar zor ve acıdır.Onun için kaybetmek yok kardeşlerim acılara , zorluklara dur demeye geldim ben ne kadar kredi borçları , fatura , ev kirası dertleriniz varsa inşallah yarın hepsine son vereceğim..Dediğim gibi kaybetmek yok sadece kazanmak var. Maç SONU ÖDEME YOKTUR ❌ 📩KUPON ALMAK İSTEYENLER MESAJ ATMASI YETERLİ+

Pereyra a great in. Success has been disappointing this season.

It's good to have options.

Sure the backroom team will want him off early, but should start for me

Great to have them back.

Pereyra definately, Prodl has been out for a long time now.

Good Luck

it will be good to see Pereyra back. the team has missed his creativity.

Britos deserves to start with Cathcart imo. Janmaat has been good too. Masina will start at Left back. Hopefully good old Holebas cheers him on

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