UK time is: 02:02:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Hendo & Smith spurred on by boo boys

The chants of 'Boring Boring Watford` may well have echoed around Portman Road as early as the 25th minute on Saturday but Watford duo Darius Henderson and Tommy 'Smudger` Smith have been even quicker out of the blocks to state their pleasure in getting one over the Ipswich boo-boys

The 'boring, boring` Hornets became only the first side to beat the Tractor Boys in a league game on their own patch since Southend back in March 2007 but that didn`t stop the Portman Road faithful having a pop at the unorthadox style of Aidy Boothroyd`s troops.

Yet after battering the Blues defence for 90 minutes, Darius Henderson couldn`t hide his happiness with silencing the home crowd. He told the hacks down at the Evening Star "…we can take stick from opposing fans as long as we take the 3 points. In fact it makes it a lot more enjoyable when it happens"

And Smudger Smith - who netted Watford`s first in the 2-1 away win with a close range header - threw in his tuppence worth in support of Hendo, insisting that the Portman Road catcalls were simply "water off a duck`s back [when you are winning]".

Quack, Quack.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Dr Watford Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 11 2008

Time: 1:56PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Watford Articles

Last Gasp Winner Sinks Watford (Saturday March 21 2015)

Stats: Watford v Ipswich Town (Saturday March 21 2015)

PREVIEW: Watford v Ipswich (Saturday March 21 2015)

Man In The Middle: Andy D'Urso (Thursday March 19 2015)

Done Deal: Hornets Snap Up Connolly (Thursday March 19 2015)

Deeney Double Sends Watford Top (Tuesday March 17 2015)

Stats: Wigan Athletic v Watford (Tuesday March 17 2015)

PREVIEW: Wigan v Watford (Tuesday March 17 2015)

Man In The Middle: David Coote (Monday March 16 2015)

Watford Put Four Past Reading (Saturday March 14 2015)

Archived Watford Articles

List All Vital Watford Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bournemouth 39 21 10 8 +42 73
2. Watford 39 22 6 11 +32 72
3. Middlesbrough 39 21 9 9 +29 72
4. Norwich 39 20 10 9 +33 70
5. Derby County 39 19 10 10 +26 67
6. Ipswich 39 19 10 10 +16 67
7. Brentford 39 20 6 13 +12 66

Breaking League News

Harris - Youth Is Millwall's Future
» Millwall : 28/03/2015 21:43:01
McClaren - Change Our Momentum
» Derby County : 28/03/2015 21:36:01
Madine Not Ruling Out Blackpool Stay
» Blackpool : 28/03/2015 21:23:01
Clark - Cubero's Ready To Make An Impact
» Blackpool : 28/03/2015 21:15:01
LUFC Cook wins first cap in England win
» Leeds Utd : 28/03/2015 19:19:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who can hit a ball harder, Richard Johnson or Daniel Tozser?
Suggested By:  Editor
Johnno 62%
Tozser 38%