Vital Football

Latest Watford FC News

Dirty Leeds eye Watford 'warrior'

Dirty Leeds eye Watford 'warrior'

Watford outcast John Eustace - once dubbed a "warrior" when he was signed by former Hornets boss Aidy Boothroyd - is a target for Leeds United, according to Sky Sports.

Eustace, who with his big wages and aging legs looks to have an uncertain future at Vicarage Road, turned down the chance of regular League One footie in January when he snubbed a move to Brighton but a switch to Elland Road is a different kettle of fish altogether.

Sky reckon that Leeds boss Simon Grayson is "a big admirer or Eustace" and there`s plenty of positive comments coming in from the fans board who see the former Cov and Stoke skipper as a solid, reliable if unspectacular signing.

Watford have already drafted in a direct replacement for Eustace in the shape of ex-Aberdeen midfield general Scott Severin though Warrior John has featured during pre-season.

Reports suggest that Leeds "could step up their interest in Eustace" if (and that`s a big IF) Fabien Delph leaves for pastures new.

Blimey - an old battled bruised warhorse for a whipper snapper with bags of potential. Seems a good deal to us.



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:Dr Watford
Date:Sunday July 19 2009
Time: 6:43PM

Comments

0
A good title if you want Leeds fans attention... I think he would be a good addition to our squad
Gromjo
19/07/2009 20:36:00
0
hehehe absolutely Gromjo! Already got plenty of flame into the ol' inbox from fans completely missing the point of headlines that grab the attention. I think Eustace would be a good signing for any League One outfit and also reckon he could still do a job in the Championship!
DrWatford
19/07/2009 21:07:00
0
The few players Simon G has brought to ER so far have not let us down. If he rates Eustace this highly that`s good enough for me. MOT
Rotherham White
19/07/2009 22:28:00
0
please buy nathan ellington as well pleeeaaase
wrexham hornet
20/07/2009 10:00:00
0
leeds would be a good club for eustace,he is way down the pecking order at watford. Although he has featured alot in the pre-season friendly's so far.Can not see him starting ahead of don cowie and ross jenkins,or even john joe o'toole,if he stays..
Golden Looney
20/07/2009 17:39:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Watford Articles

Survival Marked By New Premier League Logo

The Premier League have today confirmed that they are rebranding from the 2016-17 season...

Dyer Finds A New Home?

During his time with the Hornets Dyer struggled for first-team football, ending last season on loan with Birmingham, and following his exit he is ready to sign for Ipswich.

Flores - All Credit To Tottenham

Head coach Quique Sanchez Flores has given his thoughts following the one nil loss to Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend.

Gomes & Suarez Talk Spurs

Goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes and January arrival Mario Suarez have both given their thoughts following defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend.

Archived Vital Watford Articles

Vital Watford articles from

Site Journalists

Harry Welch
Profile
KDCallanan
Profile
chrisgwfc
Profile
Colin Cowan
Profile
Alex Moore
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Spurs MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Gomes89%
Nyom2%
Cathcart2%
Britos0%
Ake5%
Suarez0%
Watson0%
Abdi0%
Capoue0%
Jurado0%
Ighalo0%
Sub - Behrami0%
Sub - Deeney0%
Sub - Prodl2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Watford Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Leeds United (H)
FA Cup
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 8:00PM : Manchester United (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 5 2016 5:30PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : West Ham United (a)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Watford Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.David Allen1