UK time is: 17:10:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

John Eustace

Number 4

D.O.B.

03.11.79

Birthplace

Solihull

Height

6'0

Weight

11.08

Position

Defensive Midfielder

Signed

January 2008

Fee

250k

Former Clubs

Hereford (Loan), Coventry City, Dundee (Loan), Middlesbrough, Derby County (Loan) and Stoke City

International

N/A

Pen Pic

Watford's 'Mr Consistency' since arriving from Stoke City in January 2008 for the bargain fee of 250k.


A central cog in Aidy Boothroyd's final Watford side, Eustace was favoured less by his replacement, Brendan Rodgers.



Sent out on-loan to Derby County by Rodgers, Eustace returned to the Vic' on the last day of the 2008/09 season to score against the 'Orns in a 3-1 defeat for the Rams.



Rodgers' departure did not immediately see Eustace curry favour with new boss Malky Mackay, though after agreeing to waive a bonus, the Solihull-born midfielder became an integral part of the Scot's team before taking the captaincy.



'Scorer' of the famed 'ghost goal' against Reading, Eustace looked set to leave in 2010 only to snub the advances of Leeds United on a free transfer and sign a new three-year deal.



Contract until June 30 2013.

Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. KDCallanan 6
2. ANDY710 4

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Watford 3 - 1 Ipswich
Millwall 2 - 2 Watford
Watford 3 - 0 Leeds Utd
Watford 1 - 1 Burnley
Sheff Wed 1 - 4 Watford
Watford 3 - 3 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Forest 43 15 17 11 5 62
10. Bournemouth 43 17 11 15 -1 62
11. Blackburn 43 15 16 12 3 61
12. Watford 42 15 15 12 18 60
13. Middlesbrough 43 14 16 13 9 58
14. Bolton 43 13 16 14 -2 55
15. Sheff Wed 43 13 14 16 2 53

Breaking League News

Glovers v Huddersfield - Preview
Yeovil : 20/04/2014 16:26:00
Bolton : 20/04/2014 14:58:00
Cherries travel to Ipswich
Bournemouth : 20/04/2014 14:00:00
JOIN Vital Huddersfield Today!
Huddersfield : 20/04/2014 14:00:00
Surman: There will be another twist
Bournemouth : 20/04/2014 13:36:00
Meet the Ref: Ipswich away
Bournemouth : 20/04/2014 13:36:00
Howe: It's going to be a big game
Bournemouth : 20/04/2014 13:35:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should Stuart Attwell have refereed the Burnley game?
Suggested By:  Editor
Yes 32%
No 68%