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Watford F.C.

Association football club in England

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Watford F.C.: Association football club in England
Watford Football Club is an English professional football club based in Watford, Hertfordshire. They play in the Championship, the second tier of English football. The club recognises its foundation as 1881, aligned with that of its antecedent, Watford Rovers, and was established as Watford Football Club in 1898. 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 Vicarage Road in 1922.

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Watford beat Middlesbrough in Championship opener

Watford mark their first game back in the Championship with a hard-fought victory over Middlesbrough.
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Abdoulaye Doucoure: Everton sign Watford midfielder on three-year deal

Everton sign Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure on a three-year contract for a fee understood to be £20m.
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Liverpool's Wijnaldum a top target for Barca - gossip

Koeman wants Wijnaldum at Barca, PSG monitoring Man Utd's Dalot, Deeney wants to stay at Watford, plus more.
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Watford set to appoint ex-Maccabi Tel Aviv manager Ivic as Pearson replacement

Watford are set to appoint Vladimir Ivic as their replacement for sacked manager Nigel Pearson.
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Vladimir Ivic: Watford set to name ex-Maccabi Tel Aviv manager as new boss

Watford are set to appoint Vladimir Ivic as their replacement for sacked manager Nigel Pearson.
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Football management a 'permanent state of psychological crisis'

League Managers Association chief executive Richard Bevan says Nigel Pearson's sacking as Watford boss was "disappointing".
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Nigel Pearson's sacking as Watford boss was disappointing, says LMA chief

League Managers Association chief executive Richard Bevan says Nigel Pearson's sacking as Watford boss was "disappointing".
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Watford's confidence 'crazy low' after thrashing by Man City - Foster

Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster admits his side's confidence is "crazy low" after a 4-0 defeat by Manchester City plunges them into the relegation zone.
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Watford 0-4 Man City: Raheem Sterling deepens Hornets' drop fears

Managerless Watford plunge into the relegation zone as they are hammered by a Raheem Sterling-inspired Manchester City.
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Sterling-inspired Man City leave Watford vulnerable to relegation

Managerless Watford's relegation fears increase as they are hammered by a Raheem Sterling-inspired Manchester City.
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Pearson 'overwhelmed' by support messages after Watford sacking

Former Watford manager Nigel Pearson has thanked fans for their support since his sacking on Sunday.
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Watford set to sack Nigel Pearson with club just above relegation zone

Watford are set to sack manager Nigel Pearson with two games of the Premier League season remaining and the side three points from safety.
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John Barnes: Watford legend calls for debate on colonial past

Former England footballer John Barnes says the idea of changing street names now is "tokenism".
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Watford boost survival hopes by beating Newcastle

Troy Deeney scores two second-half penalties as Watford fight back from a goal down to beat Newcastle and move six points clear of the bottom three.
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Watford 2-1 Norwich: Danny Welbeck's overhead kick gives Hornets vital victory

Danny Welbeck's spectacular overhead kick winner helps Watford beat Norwich and move four points clear of the relegation zone.
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Chelsea 3-0 Watford: Blues boost Champions League hopes with comfortable win over struggling Hornets

Chelsea boost Champions League qualification hopes with a comfortable win over Premier League strugglers Watford.
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Chelsea v Watford

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Chelsea and Watford.
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Troy Deeney: Keep up the pressure against racism, says Watford captain

Watford striker Troy Deeney, a key organiser of the Premier League's Black Lives Matter support, says the next challenge is to keep up the pressure for change.
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Watford's survival hopes suffer a blow after Burnley loss

Watford's hopes of Premier League survival were dealt a blow as they lost a hard-fought contest at Burnley.
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Watford 1-1 Leicester: Teams share point after superb late goals

Ben Chilwell and Craig Dawson trade excellent stoppage-time goals as a largely tepid lunchtime Premier League encounter explodes into life late on at Vicarage Road.
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'I hope your son gets coronavirus' - Deeney reveals hurtful comments

Watford captain Troy Deeney says people told him they wished his baby son would contract coronavirus after he chose not to return to training.
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I'm not going into training to protect my family's health - Watford captain Deeney

Watford captain Troy Deeney says he will not return to training with the club because he fears for his family's health amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Troy Deeney: Watford captain says he will not return to training

Watford captain Troy Deeney says he will not return to training with the club because he fears for his family's health amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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On This Day: When Man City hit Watford for six to win FA Cup

BBC Sport looks back to the 2019 FA Cup final when Manchester City scored six goals against Watford to complete a domestic treble.
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Watford third team to oppose Premier League neutral venue proposals

Watford become the third team to publicly oppose the use of neutral venues when Premier League football returns.
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Watford oppose Premier League neutral venue proposals, joining Brighton and Aston Villa

Watford become the third team to publicly oppose the use of neutral venues when Premier League football returns.
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Coronavirus and sport: Watford set to agree wage deferrals with players

Watford are set to become the third Premier League club to agree wage deferrals with their first team squad.
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Coronavirus: Watford Football club offers stadium to NHS

Watford have offered their Vicarage Road stadium, which is located next to the town's hospital, to the NHS.
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Watford 3-0 Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp's side lose first Premier League game of the season

Liverpool suffer their first Premier League defeat of the season as Watford winger Ismaila Sarr scores a double at Vicarage Road.
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Liverpool's 44-game unbeaten league run ended by Watford

Liverpool suffer their first Premier League defeat of the season as Watford winger Ismaila Sarr scores a double at Vicarage Road.
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Fernandes gets off the mark as Man Utd beat Watford to go fifth

Bruno Fernandes scores his first goal for Manchester United since joining in January as United comfortably beat Watford to go fifth in the Premier League.
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Man Utd choose older mascots to highlight loneliness

The team were greeted by elderly fans instead of children before their game with Watford.
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Brighton rescue point as Watford miss chance to move out of bottom three

Watford miss the chance to move out of the Premier League relegation zone as Adrian Mariappa's own goal gifts Brighton a draw.
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Brighton 1-1 Watford: Adrian Mariappa own goal denies visitors victory

Watford miss the chance to move out of the Premier League relegation zone as Adrian Mariappa's own goal gifts Brighton a draw.
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Everton fight back from 2-0 down to stun Watford

Theo Walcott scores an injury time winner as 10-man Everton come back from two goals down to beat Watford at Vicarage Road.
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Man Utd sign former Watford striker Ighalo on loan

Manchester United sign former Watford striker Odion Ighalo from Shanghai Shenhua on loan until the end of the season.
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Man Utd sign Odion Ighalo on loan until end of season

Manchester United sign former Watford striker Odion Ighalo from Shanghai Shenhua on loan until the end of the season.
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Tranmere shock Watford in FA Cup to set up Man Utd fourth-round tie

League One Tranmere shock Premier League Watford in an FA Cup third-round replay to set up a tie against 12-time winners Manchester United.
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Watford 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Gazzaniga saves Deeney penalty

Tottenham's Paulo Gazzaniga saves a Troy Deeney penalty but Watford extend their unbeaten run with a goalless draw at Vicarage Road.
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Deeney penalty saved as Watford draw with Spurs

Tottenham's Paulo Gazzaniga saves a Troy Deeney penalty but Watford extend their unbeaten run with a goalless draw at Vicarage Road.
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Nigel Pearson: How Watford boss is engineering great escape

Watford are a side reborn under Nigel Pearson, but how has he led them from six points adrift to a point above the relegation zone in a month?
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Hairdryers & hugs - how Pearson is engineering Watford's great escape

Watford are a side reborn under Nigel Pearson, but how has he led them from six points adrift to a point above the relegation zone in a month?
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Watford beat Bournemouth to move out of drop zone

Watford climb above Bournemouth and out of the bottom three for the first time this season with a convincing victory over the Cherries.
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Watford 3-3 Tranmere Rovers, FA Cup third round

League One strugglers Tranmere produce a sensational second-half display as they fight back from 3-0 down to earn a replay against 10-man Watford.
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