Vital Football

Latest Watford FC News

Watford lose out in Douglas race

Watford lose out in Douglas race

Its all speculation but, here at VitalWatford, we can only imagine that Watford will be mightily miffed to have lost out to Dundee United in the race to sign up Queens Park`s hot prospect left back, Barry Douglas.

The Hornets had been on the trail of the highly fancied 20 year old all summer and reports north of the border revealed Malky Mackay`s men were favourites to land the talented Spiders defender after he walked away from a new contract with the Scottish League 2 outfit.

Now Douglas, who postponed any decision until after his holibobs, has been unveiled as Dundee United`s new signing and he`s been signed as cover!!!

Douglas has originally said that he favoured English footie over that on offer in the SPL but clearly, despite holding talks with Watford, his head has been swayed by the tantalising offer of sitting on the bench during failure in the preliminary rounds of the Europa League!

It`s refreshing to hear a young footballer say that "money is not important at this stage in my career" though…

Here at VitalWatford, we are worried just what kind of talent we CAN tempt to sign on the dreaded dotted at Vicarage Road if we can`t capture a player who`s just signed his first pro deal.



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

Writer:Dr Watford
Date:Tuesday June 22 2010
Time: 8:49AM

Comments

0
Ugly scots midget! actually first & last words are superflous
Dirk Thrust
24/06/2010 13:21:00
0
What does that say when he chooses Dundee over Watford - probably that he is a smart boy!!!
Wswilly3
27/06/2010 10:31:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Watford Articles

A Sensible Xmas For 2017/18

Following the speculation that at least one Premier League tie would be moved to Christmas Eve, it has now been confirmed...

Officials - Chelsea v Watford (21/10/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Chelsea and Watford this Saturday.

More Reliable Than An Octopus 2017/18? (18/10/17)

A new season, a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Premier League positions for 2017/18.

Safe Standing Gets A Step Closer To The Premier League

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

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)

Chelsea v Watford
Suggested By:
Watford win0%
Chelsea win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Watford Results (view all)

Vital Football Comment