UK time is: 03:23:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Iron: Attractive Watford will be fresh

Scunthorpe boss Nigel Adkins has heaped praise on Braveheart Watford boss Malky Mackay and his rock solid right hand man, Sean Dyche, ahead of "a tough, tough game" at Glanford Park on Saturday.

Iron Man Adkins told the 'fficial Scunnie site that the Hornets management duo "are good guys" that have "done an excellent job down there" - and here, at VitalWatford we`re certainly not gonna argue with the Scunthorpe gaffer!

Adkins, who also got a gold star for his 'enthusiasm` by Malky on the Hornets own homepage, admitted that he thought the Watford coaching staff had done well given the constraints of the club coffers at Vicarage Road, adding "The club have had to make cutbacks financially but they still put out a fine team that plays attractive football."

'Fine team`? 'Attractive football` huh? That`s not the kind of praise we`re used to. Whatever happened to that much loved (?!?) 'long ball, bully boy tag` we were soooo fond of?

The Scunnie gaffer also reserved special words for 'Hooray Henri` Lansbury (how much pre-match attention does a returning former loanee actually need?) insisting that the young Arsenal playmaker "excited everyone with his displays" whilst on loan at Glanford Park last season.
Let`s hope then that Lansbury - along with fit again Clever Tom - brings his A-game on the long trek north to Scunthorpe and puts an end to the Hornets damn awful away record after a long rest without any action - a fact not lost on the Adkins, who stated "they haven`t played for 10 days so there should be freshness about them...".

Well, you know what they say... a change is as good as a rest and it would be a change if we won away for once!




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Dr Watford Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 19 2010

Time: 10:25PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Watford Articles

AFH: Another Week, Another Manager (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Stats: Watford v Brentford (Tuesday September 30 2014)

PREVIEW: Watford v Brentford (Tuesday September 30 2014)

McKinlay Appointed Head Coach (Monday September 29 2014)

Oscar Garcia Resigns (Monday September 29 2014)

Blackburn Come From Behind To Hold Watford (Saturday September 27 2014)

Stats: Blackburn Rovers v Watford (Saturday September 27 2014)

AFH: New Week, Same Watford (Thursday September 25 2014)

Cathcart Rescues A Point For Hornets (Saturday September 20 2014)

Archived Watford Articles

List All Vital Watford Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. ANDY710 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Watford 2 - 1 Brentford
Watford 1 - 1 Bournemouth
Watford 4 - 1 Leeds Utd
Watford 3 - 0 Bolton
Norwich 3 - 0 Watford
Charlton 1 - 0 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Norwich 10 6 2 2 +11 20
2. Forest 10 5 5 0 +10 20
3. Watford 10 6 2 2 +8 20
4. Derby County 10 5 4 1 +9 19
5. Ipswich 10 5 3 2 +6 18
6. Charlton 10 4 6 0 +4 18
7. Wolves 10 5 3 2 +3 18

Breaking League News

Match Report From Kid's Corner: Wigan v Forest
Forest : 02/10/2014 00:04:00
Bolton : 01/10/2014 23:00:00
Williams Joins Tykes on Loan
Fulham : 01/10/2014 23:00:00
LUFC Warnock dropped as Milanic wants stability
Leeds Utd : 01/10/2014 22:14:00
AFH: Another Week, Another Manager
Watford : 01/10/2014 21:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are you happy with the appointment of Oscar Garcia following Beppe Sannino's resignation?
Suggested By:  Editor
Yes 44%
No 23%
I don't know 33%