UK time is: 20:15:40
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Watford in for a Stern talking to?

Stern John could finally become a Watford player…10 years after Hornets legend Graham Taylor tried (and failed) to lure the player to Vicarage Road.

Reports in the Trinidad & Tobago Express suggest that Aidy Boothroyd`s Watford lead the race to sign the Southampton striker but there is competition from unnamed club in Saudi Arabia and Hull City (of course).

With Phil Brown`s Tigers turning their attentions to £3m Marlon King, Watford might find the door opened up just a bit more in their favour at St Marys and even John is quoted as saying "I know there have been a few clubs showing interest".

It`s no surprise really. Having scored goals for fun at Forest, Coventry and last year for the Saints, John could be the answer to our front line problem but a goal scoring reputation will come with a hefty transfer fee and it`s unlikely the Hornets will be able to match Stern`s current wages…

But stranger things have happened.




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




Join the FREE Telegraph Championship Fantasy Football League!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Dr Watford Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday July 19 2008

Time: 9:50AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Ive just reported on Saints Vital that he might be on his way to Watford.
therainmaker
Report Abuse
19/07/2008 10:57:00

Not sure about this one, seems unpopular at Soton and too Henderson-like.
wfc123
Report Abuse
19/07/2008 14:13:00

Think he has made himself unpopular with his desire to 'look after himself'
therainmaker
Report Abuse
19/07/2008 16:58:00

Stern would be alright for us. Seeing as we only have First teamers Henddo & Priskin at the moment who can play upfront... He could want too high wages than we could offer. Let's see......
watford1881
Report Abuse
19/07/2008 17:58:00

We need nipp goalscorer off Henderson, not another brutish forward!
wfc123
Report Abuse
19/07/2008 21:48:00

Did well for Saints but quite odl...
Mightyhornets
Report Abuse
20/07/2008 00:30:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Watford Articles

Man In The Middle: Trevor Kettle (Monday March 2 2015)

Slav Calls On Fans (Sunday March 1 2015)

Stats: Leeds Utd v Watford (Saturday February 28 2015)

Done Deal: Guedioura Returns To Watford (Friday February 27 2015)

Man In The Middle: Andy Haines (Friday February 27 2015)

Done Deal: Motta Joins Watford (Thursday February 26 2015)

Watford Ease Past Rotherham (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Stats: Watford v Rotherham Utd (Tuesday February 24 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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Derby County 34 19 8 7 31 65
2. Middlesbrough 34 18 9 7 26 63
3. Norwich 34 18 8 8 29 62
4. Watford 34 19 5 10 27 62
5. Bournemouth 34 17 9 8 30 60
6. Ipswich 34 17 9 8 18 60
7. Brentford 34 18 4 12 9 58

Breaking League News

LUFC Leeds United v Ipswich Town Team News
» Leeds Utd : 03/03/2015 20:14:00
LUFC Loan signing ready to start training
» Leeds Utd : 03/03/2015 20:00:01
Middlesbrough v Millwall: Team Line-Ups
» Middlesbrough : 03/03/2015 19:53:00
LUFC Leeds suffer blow in midfield
» Leeds Utd : 03/03/2015 19:38:01
Bolton Wanderers v Reading - Team Line-Ups
» Bolton : 03/03/2015 19:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who can hit a ball harder, Richard Johnson or Daniel Tozser?
Suggested By:  Editor
Johnno 70%
Tozser 30%