Tag: Watford FC

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Podcast: Troy Deeney, Naples, Crystal Palace, the defence, VAR, the Women's title march, and...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Sylvain laugh (briefly) at Troy Deeney, laud the performance in Naples, and lament...
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal closes down Ben Foster of Watford and scores the winning goal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal need to find home comforts on the road

Victory over Watford at Vicarage Road on Monday represented a potential turning point in the final fight for a successful season.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal closes down Ben Foster of Watford and scores the winning goal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

What Bernd Leno said to Ben Foster after Aubameyang’s goal

Bernd Leno told Ben Foster not to feel too bad about conceding in the way he did to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang because the Gabonese striker is ‘too quick'.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal closes down Ben Foster of Watford and scores the winning goal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Here's what Bernd Leno said to Ben Foster after Watford match

Bernd Leno told Ben Foster it wasn't his fault he conceded to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on Monday night, as the Arsenal striker is just too quick.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Troy Deeney of Watford leaves the field after being shown a red card for elbowing Lucas Torreira of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Watford manager doesn’t know why Troy Deeney was sent off so let me explain...

Watford manager Javi Gracia doesn't know why Troy Deeney was sent off against Arsenal so I thought I'd explain it to him.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Podcast: A real test of Arsenal's cojones

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and former sports radio partner in crime Jonny Wright (@xymyorkrapper) talk about the first...
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Troy Deeney of Watford leaves the field after being shown a red card for elbowing Lucas Torreira of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal player ratings v Watford: This player was wasteful

Arsenal just edged through their Premier League clash against Watford with a 1-0 victory, despite playing most of the game with a man advantage.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on April 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Leno commanding, Iwobi impressive, but this star was wasteful: Player ratings vs Watford

Arsenal just edged through their Premier League clash against Watford with a 1-0 victory, despite playing most of the game with a man advantage.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s trip to Watford is their 1st cup final of 7

For once, Arsenal’s trip to Watford isn’t the Hornets cup final. It’s Arsenal’s.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Unai Emery, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and Stade Rennais at Emirates Stadium on March 14, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)

Unai Emery to make 5 changes: Predicted Arsenal lineup vs Watford

Arsenal travel to Watford on Monday as they try to keep pace in the battle for a Premier League top four spot.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 13: Jadon Sancho of Borussia Dortmund looks on during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund at Wembley Stadium on February 13, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

FA to investigate Manchester City over illegal agent payment for player Arsenal tried to...

The FA are expected to examine claims that Manchester City made an illegal payment of £200,000 to Jadon Sancho’s agent before the player moved to the club from Watford,
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Premier League striker mouths off about Arsenal again

Troy Deeney, by his own admission, doesn’t like Arsenal, but it’s bordering on obsession now.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Love Arsenal? Then you'll love this podcast talking wins over Watford and Brentford, Ramsey,...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita look back at home victories against local rivals Watford and Brentford and...
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 29: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal is tackled during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Watford FC at Emirates Stadium on September 29, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Liverpool sprint the most, Manchester United the least, where are Arsenal

We know Arsenal are running more under Unai Emery, so how did they do this weekend against Watford?

Holding & Iwobi impress, this player quietly runs things: Player ratings vs Watford

Arsenal had to wait until the 81st minute to open the scoring against Watford, but ended up winning the match 2-0, for a seventh consecutive victory.

Ahead of Arsenal, Troy Deeney admits Watford ‘take turns’ kicking

Troy Deeney admits that Watford took turns kicking Wilfried Zaha yet it is only Rafa Benitez who is facing any punishment.
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FA announcement provides boost for Watford ahead of Arsenal clash

Christian Kabasele will be available to face Arsenal this weekend, after the red card he picked up against Tottenham Hotspur was rescinded by the FA.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Striker to take injections to be fit for Arsenal v Watford

Troy Deeney will take ‘an injection’ in order to ensure he’s fit to face Arsenal this weekend in a desperate bid to show he has ‘cajones’ of his own.

5-year-deal agreed as another drops from Arsenal’s ‘list’

Watford have agreed a five-year deal with 18-year-old Ben Wilmot who was heavily linked with Arsenal towards the end of last season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Powerful midfield Arsenal target hints at summer transfer with 'goodbye' post

Abdoulaye Doucoure hinted at a summer transfer with a post on Twitter on Saturday morning, thanking the fans and the club for this season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 03: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on February 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Phenomenal Aubameyang Arsenal celebration photo emerges as Troy Deeney slabbers again

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's goal celebrations are legendary, but there will be few better shots of the Gabonese striker after he scores than this one from the game against Watford.

Bad news as Arsenal make official approach but player picks Watford

Arsenal look set to lose out on Ben Wilmot as Watford beat a host of clubs to the 18-year-old’s signature.

Arsenal have to pay £40m for Premier League star

Watford will demand £40m for Richarlison this summer as Arsenal continue to be linked with the winger along with a host of other top clubs.

Bookmakers favour surprising candidate to sign Shaw from Manchester United this summer

Luke Shaw is edging closer to the exit at Manchester United, based on his expiring contract and poor relationship with Jose Mourinho, but who could he join next?

Episode 139: The joys of parenthood and the greatest story ever told

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Stephen and Helen discuss Arsenal's recent winning streak, 'diving', and the price of watching Arsenal. Also,...

6ft3 goalkeeper set for summer transfer after admitting Arsenal interest

19-year-old goalkeeper Alban Lafont is set to leave Toulouse this summer, according to the French media, with Arsenal joining four other clubs in showing an interest.
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal star talks empty seats

Aaron Ramsey hopes Arsenal fans will come back and fill seats against AC Milan, after a number of supporters stayed away from the Watford match on Sunday.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 138: Cojones? Arsenal don't need no stinking cojones...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Sylvian, and Anita discuss the minor Milanese miracle and (eventually) walloping Watford. They also look...

Club willing to pay £8.9m for exciting 19-year-old target

Napoli and Roma are reportedly willing to pay €10m for Toulouse goalkeeper Alban Lafont, who Arsenal have also been linked with.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Pundit says 6ft Premier League midfielder would walk into Arsenal’s team, fans would like...

Tim Sherwood believes that Watford’s Abdoulaye Doucoure would walk into the Arsenal side and that the Arsenal fans and Arsene Wenger would love to have him.

Arsenal 22-year-old admits massive milestone was hanging over teammate's head

Rob Holding has admitted that Petr Cech’s 200 clean sheet record has been hanging over the 35-year-old.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

'Better than Paul Pogba': Arsenal fans go crazy for midfielder's Watford display

Arsenal fans have been raving about Mohamed Elneny following his superb performance against Watford.

Arsenal starlet 'fuming' over Watford snub

Reiss Nelson was apparently seen throwing his bib to the ground in frustration when Jack Wilshere was chosen to get subbed on against Watford instead.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates scoring the 2nd Arsenal goal with Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Watford at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Silencing critics and showing cojones: Arsenal player ratings v Watford

Arsenal put in another good performance in their weekend victory over Watford, winning consecutive games for only the second time this calendar year.

5 things Arsenal learned from exciting Watford win

Arsenal have managed another emphatic win, this time against Watford, this week and it was pretty enjoyable to watch, but what did we learn?

'Give him a statue now': Arsenal fans in stitches as star trolls Watford striker

Hector Bellerin, who was in the stands after being ruled out with an ankle injury, decided to troll Troy Deeney on Twitter following the striker's penalty miss and Arsenal's 3-0 win.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Watford fans livid over Arsenal favourite's cheeky dig on social media

When I clicked on Jack Wilshere's cheeky 'cajones' tweet on Saturday evening, I was actually surprised to see a lot of the responses were from angry Watford fans.

Wenger's blunt response to Watford striker proves he doesn't pull punches

Arsene Wenger seems to have had enough of certain opposition players this season, and isn't holding back as much he used to.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26: Troy Deeney of Watford applauds the fans after the Premier League match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road on December 26, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

No cojones? Wenger responds to Troy Deeney’s comments from last season

Arsene Wenger wants his Arsenal side to answer Troy Deeney by beating the Hornets on Sunday.
MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Exciting youngster + £56m star to start: Arsenal predicted 4-3-3 v Watford

Arsenal may have put in a convincing display against AC Milan on Thursday but will a tired team return to their shambolic worst against Watford?