AUDIO: Paredes was trying to get Costa sent off
Feb04

AUDIO: Paredes was trying to get Costa sent off

Chelsea interim boss Guus Hiddink believes Watford defender Juan Carlos Paredes was guilty of trying to get Blues striker Diego Costa sent off during their goalless draw at Vicarage Road on Wednesday night. The Spain international got involved in a heated exchange with the Ecuador right-back after both players clashed on the sideline, right in front of the home team dugout. Although both Costa and Paredes were shown yellow cards...

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Premier League Round-Up: Leicester, Man City and Spurs win, while Arsenal are held
Feb04

Premier League Round-Up: Leicester, Man City and Spurs win, while Arsenal are held

Leicester City’s fairytale season continued as a Jamie Vardy double saw them beat Liverpool 2-0 at the King Power and stay three points clear at the top. Vardy’s wonder-strike just after the hour put the Foxes ahead as he collected Riyad Mahrez’s raking ball and struck a wonderful, looping volley over Simon Mignolet from all of 30 yards out. Just ten minutes later, the England international secured the points with a cool dink –...

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Abdoulaye Doucoure seals £8m Watford switch, before joining Granada CF on loan
Feb01

Abdoulaye Doucoure seals £8m Watford switch, before joining Granada CF on loan

Watford have confirmed the capture of France midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure on a four-and-a-half-year deal from Rennes for an undisclosed fee. The Premier League side; who currently sit tenth in the standings after 23 fixtures, have signed the former France Under-21 international, although he won’t link up with the Hornets fully until the summer as he will join La Liga side Granada CF on a six-month loan deal. The 23-year-old...

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Manchester United open discussions over Watford’s 15-goal star striker
Feb01

Manchester United open discussions over Watford’s 15-goal star striker

Manchester United have reportedly made an approach for Watford striker Odion Ighalo, according to Bleacher Report. The 13-time Premier League champions are set to be active on transfer deadline day and are interested in signing the in-form Nigeria star before the close of the transfer window at 11pm tonight. The 26-year-old, who has seven international caps for his country, has scored a sensational 15 goals in 23 league games for the...

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Liverpool turn down fresh £3m raid from Watford for 19-year-old striker
Feb01

Liverpool turn down fresh £3m raid from Watford for 19-year-old striker

Liverpool have reportedly rejected a fresh £3m offer from Watford for youngster Jerome Sinclair, according to the Mirror. The newly-promoted Premier League side, who currently lie tenth in the standings, are interested in snapping up the forward after talks stalled over a new contract at Anfield. The 19-year-old, who is a former England Under-17 international, has scored one goal in two FA Cup appearances for Jurgen Klopp’s side this...

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Watford destined to beat Leicester and Newcastle to club-record £8m signing
Feb01

Watford destined to beat Leicester and Newcastle to club-record £8m signing

Watford are reportedly edging closer to completing the signing of France midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure for a club-record £8m, according to ClubCall. The Premier League side, who currently sit tenth in the standings after 23 fixtures, have been linked with a move for the Rennes star throughout the January transfer window. The 23-year-old, who is a former France Under-21 international, has scored three goals in 20 appearances for the...

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