Zola targets promotion next season
Watford boss Gianfranco Zola has today (Friday) revealed that he is targeting promotion to the Premier League next season.
The Italian told The Watford Observer that next season would be the year for his side to look to try and return to the Premier League since 2006.
Despite winning two of their opening three league matches this season, Watford are currently just outside the bottom three after enduring a run of three straight league defeats.
Zola however is not worried about his position under the Pozzo family, who have been known to pull the trigger at their other clubs:
"The club believes in what we are doing and they assure me that I have time," said Zola.
"Obviously there have been a lot of changes and whatever happens, I will keep doing my work, will try to get the team playing well and get results.'
Speaking about his ambitions for the club, Zola continued: "We have to be clear; we want Watford to become a well-established club and a strong club that will be challenging - I don`t know about this year but next year - to win the league."