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Ben Foster howler and Troy Deeney red card gift Arsenal top-four spot

It was a frantic and full-bloodied affair and for Troy Deeney, the night when his fondness for speaking his mind well and truly came back to haunt him. It was after this fixture in October 2017, that the Watford captain accused claimed he liked to “wha…


Roberto Pereyra double helps give Watford the perfect start

If, as most bookmakers have predicted, this is the season Watford’s stay in the Premier League comes to an end then somebody better inform their players. Judging by the performance they delivered to secure an opening-day victory here there is plenty of…


Troy Deeney’s late winner for Watford leaves Alan Pardew on brink

The chant started among the home supporters and quickly spread to the away end. “You’re getting sacked in the morning!” sang a smattering of West Bromwich Albion supporters and it was clear who they were targeting. Stood on the touchline, Alan Pardew c…


Troy Deeney’s goal earns Watford narrow win over Everton

From Watford’s point of view, Troy Deeney’s first Premier League goal from open play since April was sweet in more ways than one. Firstly there was the finish – clean, crisp, clinical, and then there was the opponent – Everton, the side who those in ch…