Why Watford must be every Nigerian’s second Premier League team in 20/21


The presence of Super Eagles talent in Hertfordshire must prompt an unconscious support for the Vicarage Road club

Watford gained Premier League promotion after a year away and their summer business has certainly caught the eye in recent weeks for varying reasons.

The Hornets’ signing of Emmanuel Dennis from Club Brugge raised a few eyebrows owing to the underwhelming nature of the forward’s last campaign, which included a rather torrid spell in the Bundesliga with Koln.

Despite the reservations about the new boy’s attitude, Goal explained the logic behind the forward’s acquisition, whose finest hour to date were those pair of goals against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu.