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Manchester United Player Ratings Vs Watford

WATFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Marcus Rashford of Manchester United reacts after the final whistle during the Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on September 18, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Following an embarrassing 3-1 defeat away to Watford on Sunday, Angus Cross rates each Manchester United player out of ten.   ______ David de Gea: 6 De Gea made a few decent saves, including a spectacular effort to deny a Troy Deeney header, but could have done far better by using his hands rather than his feet for Watford’s opening …

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Arsenal Fans Not Happy Despite Last Gasp Win Over Southampton

Arsenal v Southampton - Premier League

Arsenal secured a late win over Southampton thanks to Santi Cazorla’s late penalty. After spending nearly £90 million this summer, Arsenal fans began to believe their side would be able to avoid a stuttering to the season. Although they lost their opening game of the new campaign against Liverpool, it seemed Arsene Wenger dusted his side down following their 3-1 …

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Premier League Confirmed Lineups: Including Tottenham, Stoke And West Ham

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - APRIL 18: Ryan Shawcross of Stoke City challenges Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Britannia Stadium on April 18, 2016 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

There are six games in the Premier League this afternoon in the traditional time of Saturday at 3pm. While Arsenal entertain Southampton at the Emirates, North London rivals travel to Stoke City. Newly-promoted sides Hull and Burnley square off at Turf Moor, while West Ham welcome Watford to the London Stadium, Bournemouth take on West Brom, and Middlesbrough entertain Crystal …

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Young Players To Watch In The Premier League This Season – Part 2

A number of young players burst onto the scene and made an impression in the Premier League last season, and many more youngsters will be hoping that 2016/2017 is their season to show the world just what they are capable of. Looking at players aged 23 and younger, here’s the player we tip to shine at each Premier League club this season, …

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Done Deal: Watford Complete £7.5m Signing Of Dutch International

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Daryl Janmaat of Newcastle United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Southampton at St James Park on August 9, 2015 in Newcastle, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Watford have today completed the signing of Newcastle United defender Daryl Janmaat, the club have announced. News broke last night that the two clubs had agreed a fee in the region of £7.5m for the right-back, and the deal has been completed as of this afternoon. OFFICIAL: Daryl Janmaat signs a four-year contract with #watfordfc. More info: https://t.co/XLHZd9F6l9 pic.twitter.com/9psAW7HzMW — …

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Everton Set To Offload Republic Of Ireland Internatonal

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Everton manager Ronald Koeman before the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Everton at The Hawthorns on August 20, 2016 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Lynne Cameron/Getty Images)

Everton manager Ronald Koeman is currently revamping his squad as he looks to put a disappointing season last year behind the club. The Toffees have got off to a promising start in the Premier League so far, with a draw to Tottenham and an away win over West Brom. However, it’s not all good news for Republic of Ireland midfielder …

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By Numbers: Harlequins In The Premiership

Harlequins won the Premiership for the first time in their history back in 2012, but their time in the league has been as patchwork in nature as their kit. The multi-coloured advocates of expansive English rugby certainly throw up a few surprises as we look at the statistics. Team Records Biggest win: 52-0 against London Welsh at The Stoop on …

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Juventus Midfielder Having Watford Medical Ahead Of £13m Move

TURIN, ITALY - MAY 23: Roberto Maximiliano Pereyra of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Juventus FC and SSC Napoli at Juventus Arena on May 23, 2015 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Watford are today on the verge of supplementing their squad with the addition of two more players. Sunderland’s Younes Kaboul and Roberto Pereyra of Juventus are currently undergoing medicals with the club, with a view to completing deals worth £13m and £3.5m respectively. BREAKING: Sky Sources: Roberto Pereyra and Younes Kaboul having medicals at @WatfordFC. More here: https://t.co/G4B1wpWYTs #SSNHQ — …

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Watford Set To Outbid Arsenal In Race For Juventus Star


In a bizarre turn of events, Watford are set to outbid Arsenal in the race to sign Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina. According to the Telegraph via Calcio Mercato (update at 7.27 am), the Hornets are ready to flex their financial muscles in the transfer market and add the exciting Gabon international to their side after making a €20m (£17.3m) offer for …

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Premier League Confirmed Lineups: Inc. Southampton And Stoke

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 21: The Barclays Premier League Trophy is displayed prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on December 21, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

While all twenty Premier League teams are in action over the course of the weekend, only five games out of the ten are on the traditional kick-off time of Saturday at 3pm. Everton’s match against Tottenham at Goodison Park is the biggest tie of that group, but the likes of Southampton and Stoke City are also play their first game of …

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Arsenal Make £14 Million Bid For Tough Tackling Juventus Midfielder [Report]

Torino FC v Juventus FC - Serie A

It looks as if Arsenal have become increasingly active in the the transfer market. After months of speculation, Arsenal finally appear to be making headway in the transfer market. Although the Gunners moved quickly to sign Granit Xhaka earlier in the transfer window, outside of idle gossip and speculation, Arsenal looked on as both Manchester clubs and Chelsea stole the headlines. …

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New Premier League Home Kits Ranked: Part One (20-11)

Chelsea Home Kit 2

Gone are the days when a Premier League side might use the same kit for more than one year. In the modern era, lucrative commercial manufacturing deals mean that the release of two, possibly even three, new kits has become the norm. While there is something remarkably disheartening about that, it does mean that we have twenty new home kits this year …

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LVG Tried To Salvage Manchester United’s 2015/16 Season By Signing £35m-Rated Striker

Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal’s dismal last season with Manchester United is certainly one to forget, but reports this week revealed the Dutchman did intend to salvage the season by bringing in more firepower. According to the Sunday Times, Van Gaal desperately attempted to sign an in-form striker during the January transfer window and Watford’s Odion Ighalo was his main target. Unsurprisingly, given …

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Watford Reject Insanely High Chinese Bid For Star Striker

WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 20: Odion Ighalo of Watford celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Liverpool at Vicarage Road on December 20, 2015 in Watford, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

If ever there was a story to convey just how much money is in English football these days, the latest report from Watford is it. Multiple sources this morning (including the Guardian and Sky Sports) are reporting that the Hornets have received a bid of £37.5m from Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG for striker Odion Ighalo – and have …

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Done Deal: Liverpool Striker’s Departure Finally Confirmed

With the arrival of Sadio Mane, there was always going to be one less spot in Liverpool’s attacking line-up. Nineteen-year-old forward Jerome Sinclair has completed a switch to Watford, with the clubs agreeing a fee of £4 million. The Reds posted this on their official website this morning: “Liverpool Football Club can confirm that an agreement has been reached with …

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Leicester Preparing Mammoth £30m Bid For Watford Striker – Report

WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 28: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds supporters after his team's 1-2 defeat in the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on December 28, 2015 in Watford, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Premier League champions spending £30m for a single transfer is nothing new, but the idea of Leicester even considering purchasing Watford captain Troy Deeney for that amount is somewhat astonishing. Having already seen two bids – believed to be around £20m and £25m – rejected by the Hornets, Leicester are quite prepared to come back with a third bid of £30m, …

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