Doucoure spares Watford’s (and Gracia’s) blushes against a resolute Newcastle

Premier LeagueWATFORD 1, NEWCASTLE 1By Omar MooreWatford WatchDecember 29, 2018 Newcastle frustrated Watford for a well-deserved point at Vicarage Road in the final game of 2018. But the home team had Abdoulaye Doucoure to thank for rescuing them from what would have been a sixth home defeat in the Premier League this season. Rafa Benitez set his Newcastle team up to pack the middle of the … Continue reading Doucoure spares Watford’s (and Gracia’s) blushes against a resolute Newcastle

An exciting and enterprising Watford, still learning but progressing

Mid-season reportBy Omar MooreWatford WatchDecember 28, 2018 Five points better than at the half-way stage last season, Watford are showing improvement under Hornets head coach Javi Gracia in this 2018-19 Premier League season and still learning from mistakes. Gracia has the team believing in itself and, most importantly, playing well consistently. The Watford head coach has made individual players better and given the team an … Continue reading An exciting and enterprising Watford, still learning but progressing

Chelsea prove Hazard-ous at Vicarage Road

Premier LeagueWATFORD 1, CHELSEA 2By Omar MooreWatford WatchDecember 27, 2018 Watford hustled and muscled against Chelsea at Vicarage Road but could not find a way through for what would have been a well-earned equalizer in a pulsating Boxing Day match. The endeavour and spirit of the home side matched Chelsea’s verve and potency in their attacking flair. That spirit was epitomized early on by Watford … Continue reading Chelsea prove Hazard-ous at Vicarage Road

Watford roar on, dent the Hammers at London Stadium

Premier League WEST HAM 0, WATFORD 2 By Omar Moore Watford Watch December 23, 2018 Watford won their second consecutive Premier League match as the Christmas holiday period began, denting West Ham 2-0 at the London Stadium on Saturday afternoon. West Ham had won their last four Premier League matches but were tamed at home by a vigorous and industrious Watford side who defeated Cardiff … Continue reading Watford roar on, dent the Hammers at London Stadium