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Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners slammed by Graeme Souness for ‘capitulating’ during Vicarage Road draw

Watford 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners slammed by Graeme Souness for ‘capitulating’ during Vicarage Road draw

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Graeme Souness’ famously sharp tongue was back in use on Sunday as he launched a scathing attack on Arsenal after their 2-2 draw at Watford.The Gunners were pegged back in the second-half by the still winless Hornets, who came from two goals down to rescue a valuable point in the Hertfordshire sunshine. Getty Images - Getty Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice but was let down by Arsenal’s dodgy defending Alan Brazil and Ian Holloway criticise Arsenal following their 2-2 draw with Watford And Quique Sanchez Flores’ side really should have claimed all three points, as they managed a remarkable 31 shots against Arsenal – but poor finishing let them down. Gerard Deulofeu had a number of chances as he dominated the left flank, but he fail
Chelsea 3-0 Watford: Blues win to secure Champions League place

Chelsea 3-0 Watford: Blues win to secure Champions League place

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Chelsea secured their place in the Champions League next season with victory over Watford at Stamford Bridge.The win, combined with Arsenal's draw against Brighton, means the Blues are guaranteed a top-four finish in the Premier League.After a quiet first half, Chelsea scored twice within three minutes early in the second period through headers by Ruben Loftus-Cheek and David Luiz. Gonzalo Higuain sealed the points with a neat finish from Pedro's pass for his fifth goal for the club.The win moves Chelsea up to third, one point ahead of Tottenham and four points clear of the fifth-placed Gunners.FA Cup finalists Watford started brightly, going close through Troy Deeney and Gerard Deulofeu, but...
Watford 0-1 Arsenal: Gunners scrape through against 10 men Hornets as Troy Deeney sees red 11 minutes into match

Watford 0-1 Arsenal: Gunners scrape through against 10 men Hornets as Troy Deeney sees red 11 minutes into match

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hard work Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang blocked Ben Foster's clearance to score the only goal of the game Arsenal did just enough to beat a 10 men Watford side to climb back into the top four of the Premier League. A disastrous two minutes at the start of the first half saw the Hornets go down 1-0 and their captain Troy Deeney sent off. The home side battled against the Gunners for the rest of the match and may have felt they could have got something out of the game. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang challenges Ben Foster for the goal Arsenal made six changes for their Premier League clash at Watford as Konstantinos Mavropanos made his first start since May. The Gunners face Napoli in the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final and travel to Ital...
Bournemouth 3-3 Watford: Draw after goal crazy first period

Bournemouth 3-3 Watford: Draw after goal crazy first period

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Bournemouth and Watford took a point each from an exhilarating contest that saw all six goals - including five in an astonishing 13-minute spell - scored in an extraordinary first half.Both clubs started the game with an identical record of just two victories from their last 10 games.And after kick-off was delayed by 15 minutes following an incident in the East Stand, the sides' defensive weaknesses led to a staggering end to the first half. The Cherries twice recovered a two-goal deficit and then levelled again after Ken Sema's strike to peg the visitors back to 3-3.Troy Deeney's textbook header from Sema's cross gave the Hornets the lead and the striker then grabbed his 117th goal for the ...
Watford 1-2 Chelsea: Blues back into Champions League places as Eden Hazard proves to be the difference once again

Watford 1-2 Chelsea: Blues back into Champions League places as Eden Hazard proves to be the difference once again

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ED BOY The Belgium international moved past a century of goals for the west Londoners with a well-taken brace Eden Hazard passed a century of goals for Chelsea as he helped the Blues to a 2-1 win over Watford. The Belgium captain was virtually unplayable at Vicarage Road, scoring twice to knock the proverbial stuffing out of the hosts on Boxing Day. Hazard was fantastic against Watford on Boxing Day Deployed through the middle by Maurizio Sarri, Hazard opened the scoring when Real Madrid loanee Mateo Kovacic released the forward with a perfectly weighted through ball just before half time to round Ben Foster and score. But Watford were level soon after as Roberto Pereyra lashed home a volley from the edge of the box into the bot...