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On this date in Watford FC's history
5:30am Friday 6th December 2013 in Latest Sport
Saturday, December 6, 1986
Watford faced reigning league champions Liverpool at Vicarage Road.
John McClelland scored a rare goal with a near-post header midway through the first half, and the Hornets went on to dominate.
John Barnes, who was to move to Anfield the following summer, sealed the victory with a magnificent solo goal.
Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish described Watford goalkeeper Tony Coton's performance as "outstanding".
Reproduced by kind permission of Matt Rowson from his book, Watford FC On This Day
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