# Watford

Last month
February 2023
# Championship
Sema double helps Watford beat West Brom to move back into play-off spots
Ismaila Sarr was also on target for Watford while Conor Townsend and Jed Wallace were the scorers for Albion.
# Wrap
Michael Obafemi saves point for Burnley, Callum Robinson on target for Cardiff
Elsewhere on a busy night of Championship action, Norwich turned in a dominant display to beat Hull 3-1.
Last year
# Wrap
Ireland's Adam Idah ends difficult year on a high
It was just the Cork native’s 12th appearance in 2022 and sixth in all competitions this season.
# Setback
Disappointment for Irish trio as Burnley's unbeaten start ends
Josh Cullen, Dara Costelloe and Luke McNally were all involved tonight.
# disillusionment
Some Watford players have felt a lack of support from team-mates
Goalkeeper Ben Foster claimed after Sunday’s humiliation that ‘no manager in the world’ could have kept the club in the top flight.
# In form
Burnley interim boss ‘a little embarrassed’ amid remarkable run
The Clarets have picked up 10 points from four games under Mike Jackson.
# Rollercoaster
Managerless Burnley edge closer to great escape on a bad day for Everton, Watford and Norwich
The Canaries were relegated as Aston Villa all but confirmed their survival.
# In form
Bukayo Saka’s penalty miss in Euro 2020 final was 'great for his career'
The youngster impressed in Arsenal’s 3-2 win at Watford.
# Unhappy
Ralf Rangnick frustrated by Man United's lacklustre performance
Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba were among those who failed to make the most of opportunities.
# Stalemate
Man United booed off as they're left frustrated by Watford
Ralf Rangnick’s side missed a number of chances against their relegation-threatened opponents.
# Upset
Burnley stun Man City's conquerors Tottenham
Elsewhere, Crystal Palace easily overcame relegation-threatened Watford.
# 'Til the end of the season
Roy Hodgson confirmed as Watford's new manager
The 74-year-old has worked with the Pozzo family before during a short stint at Udinese in 2001.
# Forward Planning
Bohemians complete loan signing of Watford striker Ryan Cassidy
The 20-year-old Dubliner spent last season on loan with League One side Accrington Stanley.
# sargent's major
Norwich out of relegation zone as brilliant Josh Sargent double earns win over Watford
Play was delayed for 11 minutes in the second half when a section of the floodlights went out.
# Patience
'With the nine or 10 players behind the ball, it is not easy' - Conte
The Spurs boss admitted there was room for improvement after his side’s late win over Watford.
# Boost
Davinson Sánchez scores 96th-minute winner to send Tottenham fifth
Watford were left frustrated after almost earning a point.
All time
# Club v Country
Watford striker Dennis to miss African Cup of Nations as Nigeria accuse club of 'baring fangs'
Hornets boss Claudio Ranieri insists they have not disrespected the tournament, however.
# Premier League
St Stephen's Day football takes a hit as Liverpool-Leeds among two matches called off
The postponements are due to Covid outbreaks at two of the clubs involved.
# Premier League
Watford's clash with Burnley postponed due to Covid outbreak
The match at Turf Moor had been cancelled at short notice.
# sting in the tail
95th-minute Mbeumo penalty seals Brentford's comeback win over Watford
Pontus Jansson equalised with six minutes left before Bryan Mbeumo’s penalty secured a 2-1 win.
# city slickers
Silva shines as Man City stroll to top spot in Premier League
Silva scored twice in an impressive 3-1 win.
# Leaders
Chelsea beat Watford to stay top after medical emergency delays game
Mason Mount and Hakim Ziyech scored for the Blues.
# Worry
Two Premier League games brought to a halt due to separate medical emergencies
Supporters required attention in the stands.
# disagreement
Mikel Arteta defends Arsenal players after Claudio Ranieri accusation
Emile Smith Rowe struck in the second half to secure a 1-0 victory over the 10-man Hornets.
# getting better
Controversial winner sees Arsenal continue revival under Mikel Arteta
The Gunners edged Watford, while Leeds drew with Leicester.
# magic mo
Salah scores another wonder-goal as Liverpool rout Watford
Claudio Ranieri’s first game as Watford manager ended in a 5-0 defeat.
# Hornets
Claudio Ranieri appointed Watford boss
The Italian has signed a two-year deal at Vicarage Road.
# Sack Race
Watford sack Xisco Munoz just seven games into Premier League season
The Hornets have picked up seven points from their first seven games.
# back of the net
Second-half Aston Villa blitz clinches victory over Everton
Earlier Watford defeated Norwich 3-1.
# A Change Is Gonna Come
Why a former Ireland U21 captain has walked away from football at the age of 27
‘When something is no longer giving you what you want from life, you have to see that for what it is.’
# Transfer
End of an era for Sissoko as France midfielder ends five-year Tottenham spell
The 32-year-old is staying in the Premier League, however, with Watford securing his services.
Ex-Tottenham star impresses while making first senior appearance in over a year
Watford manager Xisco Munoz has praised Danny Rose for his work ethic after the left-back made his debut.
# free agent
Danny Rose joins newly-promoted Watford after 14-year stay at Tottenham ends
The 30-year-old, who has 29 England caps, was released by Spurs at the end of May.
West Ham agree permanent deal for loan star
Craig Dawson will sign from Watford at the end of this season.
# Hornets
Watford stay on the heels of automatic promotion spots with win over Knight's Derby
Two quick-fire goals midway through the first half was enough for Watford to pull level with Brentford.
# would you bother
Former Valencia star the latest to come through the managerial revolving door at Watford
Former La Liga and Uefa Cup-winning player Xisco Munoz joins the Sky Bet Championship side following a period as manager of Dinamo Tbilisi.
# Ambition
Ex-Ireland U21 international still dreaming of Premier League future
Tommie Hoban has been a stalwart for Aberdeen this season.
# Championship chase
Ireland's Alan Browne leads Preston North End to big win over Championship leaders
Reading remain at the summit of the table despite suffering a 3-0 home defeat this evening.
# free agent
Danny Welbeck searching for a new club after being released
Watford have announced they have reached an agreement to allow the striker to leave.
# Hornets
Serbian Vladimir Ivic named head coach of relegated Watford
The Hornets are aiming for an immediate return to the Premier League.