Vital Football

Latest Watford FC News

Pardew - We're in same boat as Watford

Pardew - We're in same boat as Watford

Charlton Athletic boss Alan Pardew reckons Watford are "in the same boat as Charlton" with money too tight to mention but expects the winds of change at Vicarage Road to benefit Aidy Boothroyd's boys.

Pardew told the official Addicks site "Aidy Boothroyd has made a conscious decision to change his style this year at Watford, and I think he and the team will be better for it".

He added "They`re less direct now as Aidy has decided to play a more fluid game and I thought they were the better team in their 0-0 draw at Palace [on the opening day] although Neil Warnock wouldn`t agree".

After a summer that has seen both sides lost key players (and a man mountain centre back a-piece in Shittu and Bougherra) to balance the books, Pardew couldn't help but draw similarities between the Championship rivals, stating "Watford are in the same boat as us, finances are tight after a season in the Championship, so we'll see who's best equipped for the season after Saturday".

Yes Alan, we shall see.




Join the FREE Telegraph Championship Fantasy Football League!

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

Writer:Dr Watford
Date:Thursday August 14 2008
Time: 10:43PM

Comments

0
i expect a great game... Charlton are a good well run team with the potential to gain promotion... It is sure to be a test for the Hornets...
watford1881
15/08/2008 01:25:00
0
just to shut those south london fans up, would be nice!
ANDY710
15/08/2008 09:07:00
0
Just dont exept to many goals from us if priskin plays
jackwebby
15/08/2008 14:46:00
0
Will be a tight game, will need to remain patient (team & fans) for sure.
RFB-gloryhornetboys
15/08/2008 16:10:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Watford Articles

Premier League Free Agents 2017

As the summer nears and contracts come to an end, should the club have an interest in any of the following free transfers from Premier League oppositions?

Nigerian Debut Delight For Success

Watford striker Isaac Success has previously been frustrated in his attempts to make his international bow for Nigeria but this finally came on Thursday when he came on against Senegal.

Whose Won The Most Points So Far

Which player has won your side the most points so far in the Premier League campaign of 2016/17?

A Premier League Brexit Breakdown

The numbers have been crunched from the Brexit vote and details have now been given for each local authority to provide an 'idea' of how fans of each Premier...

Archived Vital Watford Articles

Vital Watford articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Watford
Write For Vital Watford
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Crystal Palace MotM
Suggested By:
Gomes2%
Cathcart6%
Kaboul6%
Prodl18%
Britos0%
Janmaat0%
Capoue0%
Behrami0%
Cleverley0%
Niang0%
Deeney68%
Sub-Doucoure0%
Sub-Amrabat0%
Sub-Success0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 28 22 3 3 69 38
2 Spurs 28 17 8 3 59 34
3 Man City 28 17 6 5 57 24
4 Liverpool 29 16 8 5 56 25
5 Man Utd 27 14 10 3 52 19
6 Arsenal 27 15 5 7 50 22
7 Everton 29 14 8 7 50 21
8 WBA 29 12 7 10 43 1
9 Stoke 29 9 9 11 36 -9
10 Southampton 27 9 6 12 33 -3
11 AFC Bournemouth 29 9 6 14 33 -12
12 West Ham 29 9 6 14 33 -12
13 Burnley 29 9 5 15 32 -11
14 Watford 28 8 7 13 31 -15
15 Leicester City 28 8 6 14 30 -14
16 Crystal Palace 28 8 4 16 28 -10
17 Swansea 29 8 3 18 27 -27
18 Hull City 29 6 6 17 24 -32
19 Middlesbrough 28 4 10 14 22 -13
20 Sunderland 28 5 5 18 20 -26
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Watford Results (view all)

Watford Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 8 2017 12:30PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 15 2017 3:00PM : Swansea City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Hull City (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 1 2017 8:00PM : Liverpool (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Daniel Smith12
2.Adewadey1
The Vital Football Members League