Orient boss describes Chris Dagnall as instrumental in Posh victory

This Is Local London: Russell Slade believes the O's can take inspiration from Brentford: Action Images

12:45am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade believes their performance at the start of the second half was the key to their 3-2 victory at Peterborough United. 

On this date in Watford FC history

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5:30am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Watford sold Billy Jennings to West Ham United for a then club record fee 40 years ago today.

Blues sent out of cup by Coventry

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9:48pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Wycombe Wanderers 0, Coventry City 1.

Ingram calls for cool heads as Blues surpass expectations

This Is Local London: York City winger Will Hayhurst watches as a shot is kept out by Wycombe keeper Matt Ingram

12:05pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MATT Ingram said Wanderers need to stay level headed after a good start to the season – believing they’ve exceeded expectations so far.

Ainsworth wants to feed the winning habit against Coventry

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10:12am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

BLUES boss Gareth Ainsworth said he'll be going all out to beat Coventry City in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy tonight to get his players into the winning groove.

Murphy nominated for player of the month award

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9:49am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

PETER Murphy is on a four man shortlist for August's League Two player of the month.

UPDATED: Watford to appoint Dowling as Nani's replacement

This Is Local London: Giampaolo Pozzo (right) with Gian Luca Nani. Picture: Holly Cant

11:15pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The Watford Observer can confirm that Luke Dowling will be the man to replace Gian Luca Nani at Vicarage Road.

Goalkeeping coach appears to confirm place of Garcia's staff

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10:21pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Goalkeeping coach Ruben Martinez appears to have confirmed he has joined Oscar Garcia’s coaching staff at Watford.

Agent: 'First team football main reason Rosenthal wanted to leave Watford'

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7:18pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Tom Rosenthal's agent has stressed the attacking midfielder left Watford to secure regular first team football and not because of an ill family member.

Nani resigns as technical director

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5:46pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Watford's technical director Gian Luca Nani has resigned after admitting he has been considering his position for some time.

Sannino thanks Hornets' fans for 'beautiful and incredible experience'

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3:47pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Beppe Sannino has posted a message of thanks to Hornets' fans through his official Facebook page, promising to carry Watford supporters "forever" in his heart after being made to feel like "one of the family".

Watch the pick of Watford's goals from August

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2:01pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

In climbing to second place in the Championship standings, Watford have have netted 13 goals in August - the most in the division.

Garcia: 'I come back to England to help Watford achieve their goals'

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12:48pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Oscar Garcia is the first Watford boss to use Twitter and he has wasted no time in posting his first message, and selfie, as Hornets boss.

Andrews: Garcia and Sannino are 'polar opposites'

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11:44am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Watford midfielder Keith Andrews believes new head coach Oscar Garcia and his predecessor, Beppe Sannino, are "polar opposites" and believes the Spaniard is a "very good appointment".

Garcia confirmed as new Hornets boss

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10:33am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Oscar Garcia's appointment as Watford's new head coach has now been confirmed by the Hornets.

Garcia appointed as Watford's new head coach

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9:05am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The Watford Observer can confirm the Hornets have reached an agreement with Oscar Garcia for the Spaniard to become their new head coach and it will be announced later today.

Orient dump Posh out of Johnstone's Paint Trophy

This Is Local London: Chris Dagnall celebrates his dream debut for Orient: Simon O'Connor

9:25pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Leyton Orient dumped holders Peterborough United out of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy after an impressive 3-2 win tonight.

Peterborough United v Leyton Orient preview

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10:48am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Leyton Orient face a trip to Johnstone's Paint Trophy holders Peterborough United in the first round of the competition tonight.

Crystal Palace deadline day protest disrupts Sky Sports show

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4:50pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Protesters near Crystal Palace’s stadium armed with fireworks and shouting expletives about Sky Sports forced a reporter off the air last night.

Doyle in for Murray doesn't seem like a good swap to me

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4:17pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Crystal Palace columnist RYAN WALLIS is glad transfer deadline day is finally over but isn't happy Glenn Murray has left to make way for new signing Kevin Doyle.

Delort's online postings proved he and Charlton wouldn't have been a good fit

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3:30pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Our Addicks columnist LOUIS MENDEZ seemingly isn't shedding many tears after missing out to Wigan on French striker Andy Delort during the transfer window.

Crystal Palace: Warnock on Wilf's troubled times at Manchester United

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3:06pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

One of Neil Warnock’s first acts as Crystal Palace was to save Wilfried Zaha from his Manchester United nightmare.

These Juanfran puns are all excellent, but which Juan is the best?

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12:53pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Whether he is the Juan that you want or the Juan that got away, no player linked with a move to Watford has captured the imaginations of the Hornets fanbase like Juanfran.

VOTE: Who is Neil Warnock's shrewdest transfer addition at Crystal Palace?

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9:36am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Neil Warnock promised a busy deadline day at the Palace and didn’t disappoint with three new signings.

Deadline day round-up: McArthur gets another shot at the Premier League with Crystal Palace

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8:53am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock wanted to bring in four new names on transfer deadline day, but in the end had to settle for three.

On this date in Watford FC history

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5:30am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Today is the 34th anniversary of one of the most famous results in Watford's history.

Blues involved in late transfer day activity

This Is Local London: Junior Morias applauds the Wanderers fans at the end of Saturday's game

8:06pm Monday 1st September 2014

ONE player has left Wycombe Wanderers on transfer deadline day but another has extended his loan stay at Adams Park.

Watford reluctantly allow Rosenthal to sign first pro deal with Belgian club

This Is Local London: Under-21s game to be played behind closed doors

11:22pm Monday 1st September 2014

Watford say they reluctantly allowed talented youngster Tom Rosenthal to join SV Zulte Waregem in a permanent deal so he could be near a close family member who is ill in Belgium.

Not the Juan this time around but Hornets secure deal for next summer

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10:42pm Monday 1st September 2014

Watford were unable to secure a deal for Juanfran before tonight’s 11pm transfer window deadline but have reached an agreement to sign the player next summer.

Reasons why Sannino departed Watford

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3:26pm Monday 1st September 2014

The resignation of Beppe Sannino will surprise many in English football, with Watford second in the Championship, but his departure had nothing to do with the club's results or player power.

'Sannino was a Jekyll and Hyde personality but I admired him'

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6:28pm Monday 1st September 2014

Keith Andrews has described Beppe Sannino as a 'Jekyll and Hyde' type personality but was also keen to stress his admiration for the Italian.

Garcia leaning towards joining Watford

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3:21pm Monday 1st September 2014

With both the Hornets and Leeds United interested in appointing Oscar Garcia as head coach, our sister paper The Argus says the Spaniard is leaning towards joining Watford.

Sannino departs with favourable win record

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11:33am Monday 1st September 2014

Beppe Sannino has left the Vicarage Road hot seat with the fourth-best league win percentage of any permanent, post-war Watford manager, following his eight-and-a-half months as head coach.

Watford one of three clubs in talks with Garcia

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9:48am Monday 1st September 2014

If Watford do decide they want to hire Oscar Garcia as Beppe Sannino's replacement, we have been told they will face competition from two other clubs for the Spaniard's services.

Watford bid for Juanfran

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12:41am Monday 1st September 2014

The Hornets have submitted a £1.2m bid for Real Betis’ versatile player Juanfran, the Watford Observer understands.

Orient confirm Capital One Cup tie date for Sheffield United match

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1:13pm Monday 1st September 2014

Leyton Orient have confirmed their Capital One Cup third round home tie with Sheffield United will take place on Tuesday, September 23 at 7.45pm.

Watch highlights from Watford's 4-2 win against Huddersfield Town

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9:49am Monday 1st September 2014

Watch highlights of Beppe Sannino’s final match in charge of the Hornets, Saturday's 4-2 win against Huddersfield Town at Vicarage Road.

Burman pleased after AFC Telford win

This Is Local London: Tony Burman. PICTURE BY KEITH GILLARD.

1:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

Dartford manager Tony Burman believes his side have finally got their reward for some impressive performances this season after picking up their first win.

Hartley keep championship dream alive

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12:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

Hartley and Sevenoaks Vine both recorded victories in the Kent Cricket League Premier Division to ensure the title race will be decided on the final day of the season this weekend.

Warnock is loving the character of his Crystal Palace stars

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10:10am Monday 1st September 2014

Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock praised his new players after a ding-dong Premier League draw at Newcastle United on Saturday.

Striker surprised by prolific start to Charlton career

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9:49am Monday 1st September 2014

Igor Vetokele admitted he is surprised how well the season has started for him personally following Charlton’s 2-2 draw at Brighton.

On this date in Watford FC history

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5:30am Monday 1st September 2014

Crowd trouble marred Watford's victory over West Ham United 35 years ago today.

Garcia one of three candidates to replace Sannino at Watford

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11:01pm Sunday 31st August 2014

The Hornets are currently speaking to three different men about the vacant head coach position and one of those is ex-Brighton & Hove Albion manager Oscar Garcia, the Watford Observer understands.

Sannino: I resigned for the benefit of myself and Watford

This Is Local London: Beppe Sannino. Picture: Holly Cant

10:18pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Beppe Sannino stated he resigned as Watford’s head coach for the benefit of himself and the club and said “I feel I have gone as far as I can”.

Watford confirm Sannino has resigned

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8:12pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Watford have confirmed Beppe Sannino has resigned as head coach and released a statement with comments from the Italian, which can be read here.

Sannino has resigned as Watford's head coach

This Is Local London: Picture: Dave Peters

7:49pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Beppe Sannino has resigned as the Hornets’ head coach, the Watford Observer understands.

Hornets to asses Munari injury today

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1:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Watford will today asses the injury Gianni Munari suffered in the 4-2 win against Huddersfield Town yesterday.

BALLOT: Who was your Hornets' star performer in Terriers win?

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7:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Troy Deeney was named the official man of the match following ten-man Watford's 4-2 victory over Huddersfield Town at Vicarage Road yesterday, but who was your top Hornets performer?

Surbiton's Sbihi makes key call as men's four are crowned world champions

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12:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Surbiton's Moe Sbihi took the plaudits as Team GB's men's four claimed world championship gold on Saturday.

On this date in Watford FC history

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5:30am Sunday 31st August 2014

Watford thumped Southampton in their first ever away game in the top flight 32 years ago today.



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