Vital Football

Latest Watford FC News

Zola: 'It was not good enough from us'

Zola: 'It was not good enough from us'

Gianfranco Zola was left disappointed yesterday as his side struggled to a draw at Burnley, failing once again to hit the heights of December.

The Hornet's Head Coach saw his side take an 11th minute lead through Nathaniel Chalobah's volley, but fail to build on their advantage.

When the division's top-scorer Charlie Austin levelled from the penalty spot just before the half-hour mark, the Hornets find themselves fighting to take a point from Turf Moor for much of the remaining hour.

Speaking afterwards to watfordfc.com, Zola lamented his side's poor showing:

'This was not our best performance of recent weeks,' stated Zola.

'The quality we normally have on the ball was missing today. It was not good enough from us, to be honest.'

The Italian continued by looking to the future:

'It's important now that we re-focus our minds and return to the good things that have been developing among the squad.

'This Championship is an amazing test of stamina. There are 46 matches so there is no need to get too caught up with one result or one performance - other than to know what can be moved forward and used for our benefit.'

Watford are at home next Saturday as they face Sean O'Driscoll's Nottingham Forest.



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

Writer:Tom Bodell
Date:Sunday December 16 2012
Time: 1:45PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Watford Articles

EFL Cup - Falling Attendances & More Rotation

Many fans have watched the seeming demise of the EFL Trophy, and it appears the EFL Cup may now be quickly following suit after the recent third round ties.

Three Big Swansea Points For Silva

Head coach Marco Silva has reflected on a big three points for Watford as we took victory over Swansea City this weekend.

Stats: Swansea City v Watford

All the stats from Swansea City (1) vs (2) Watford, Liberty Stadium, 23/9/17 Att: 20,372

Swansea v Watford - Team Sheets - 23-9-17

Watford go to the Liberty Stadium as the visitors to Swansea for the latest Premier League game.

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)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Gomes0%
Femenia10%
Mariappa10%
Kabasele0%
Holebas0%
Capoue0%
Doucoure0%
Carrillo30%
Cleverley10%
Richarlison20%
Gray10%
Sub - Wague0%
Sub - Pereyra0%
Sub - Deeney10%
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 Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Daniel Smith12
2.mikedrury1
Vital Football Comment