Watford - Careers of Watford twins peak!
UK time is: 11:46:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Careers of Watford twins peak!

Identical footballing twins David and Dean Holdsworth both made moves into non-league club management yesterday after hanging up their playing boots for good.

And it really was a case of 'out with the old and in with the new` as the pair of former Watford apprentices both ousted other former Hornet players in the hot seats at their new clubs.

Centre back David, who wracked up more than 300 games in Watford colours before moving on to Sheff United and Birmingham City, has replaced former Watford loanee (and Nottingham Forest striker) Nigel Jemson as boss of Unibond Premier Division side Ilkeston Town.

Brother Dean, who found fame with Wimbledon, Bolton and reality TV (!?!), has taken up the gaffers role at Newport County in the Conference South - an appointment that saw former Watford striker Peter Beadle leave Spytty Park.

VitalWatford wish both brothers good luck in their new roles.

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:Wednesday May 21 2008

Time: 10:45AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Watford Articles

Audio - Flores Praises Gomes (Sunday October 4 2015)

Stats: Bournemouth v Watford (Saturday October 3 2015)

PREVIEW: Bournemouth vs Watford (Saturday October 3 2015)

Man In The Middle: Michael Oliver (Saturday October 3 2015)

The Watford FC Injury Table.. (Friday October 2 2015)

PREVIEW: Watford vs Palace (Saturday September 26 2015)

Man In The Middle: Anthony Taylor (Saturday September 26 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 Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Namorrodor 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Southampton 8 3 3 2 3 12
10. Liverpool 8 3 3 2 -2 12
11. Swansea 8 2 4 2 0 10
12. Watford 8 2 4 2 -1 10
13. Norwich 8 2 3 3 -2 9
14. Stoke 8 2 3 3 -2 9
15. AFC Bournemouth 8 2 2 4 -2 8

Watford Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

History Is There to be Changed!
Chelsea : 10/10/2015 11:05:01
Chelsea Back in for Stones in January
Chelsea : 10/10/2015 10:55:01
Mbokani On Target Again
Norwich : 10/10/2015 07:44:01
Match Analysis - Swansea City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
Swansea : 09/10/2015 22:06:01
Big Sam Takes Charge At Sunderland
Sunderland : 09/10/2015 21:02:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will you be buying the new Watford FC kit?
Suggested By:  Vital Watford
Yes 49%
No 51%