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OFFICIAL: GARNER SIGNS ON

OFFICIAL: GARNER SIGNS ON

Watford, this evening, have completed the signing of out-of-favour forward Joe Garner, 23, from Nottingham Forest.

Garner joins the Hornets on a 2-year deal for an undisclosed fee and becomes Gaffer Sean Dyche's tenth summer signing.

Garner started his career at Blackburn but hit the headlines in 2008 having moved to League 1 Carlisle Utd.

Nottingham Forest signed him for over £1million pounds in the summer of 2008. He scored 8 goals in 30 games in his first season at the City Ground but found first team opportunities scarce after that. He spent the second half of last season on loan at Scunthorpe Utd scoring 6 goals in 14 games.

Watford fans will be hopeful he can solve the Hornets scoring problems and add to the strike force currently made up of Marvin Sordell, Troy Deeney, Chris Iwelumo and Andreas Weimann.

Here's hoping he can be as successful as a previous Carlisle striker to have made his name with the Hornets.



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Writer:chrisgwfc
Date:Wednesday August 31 2011
Time: 5:49PM

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Comments

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Glad he's gone he's ****. All he does is miss easy chance's and gets sent off all the time. Bye garner you mug
martyn_hucknall
31/08/2011 18:03:00
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Glad he's gone he's ****. All he does is miss easy chance's and gets sent off all the time. Bye garner you mug
martyn_hucknall
31/08/2011 18:03:00
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Well he will settle in fine with the rest of our team then!
ANDY710
31/08/2011 18:44:00
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Well he will settle in fine with the rest of our team then!
ANDY710
31/08/2011 18:44:00
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lol Watford are a decent side mate
martyn_hucknall
31/08/2011 18:54:00
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lol Watford are a decent side mate
martyn_hucknall
31/08/2011 18:54:00
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Surprised. Wish we'd signed a winger. We now have six forwards, and with only five subs competition in gonna be fierce!
wfc123
31/08/2011 20:15:00
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Surprised. Wish we'd signed a winger. We now have six forwards, and with only five subs competition in gonna be fierce!
wfc123
31/08/2011 20:15:00
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