Tag Archives: Harefield

Outgoing: Britt Assombalonga

To: Peterborough United (Undisclosed fee but believed to be around £1.25 million) Watford Career: 4 games (2 starts), 0 goals It seems a bit odd to be writing an outgoing piece about a player who saw so little game-time in the first team. The sadness of Britt’s departure is not taken from what he achieved […]

Young Hornets Le(e)d Astray: FA Youth Cup Third Round – Watford 0-4 Leeds 28.11.12

Whilst for most in this great nation the first glimpse of Jack Frost’s bitter embrace in November signals the start of several months of gloominess brought on by darkened commutes, frosted-up windscreens and delayed trains, for football fans the winter season is a wondrous thing. It means a thick-and-fast onset of football – league tables […]

To Cat 3 or not to Cat 3… What the EPPP means for Watford

A few days after the club decided to downgrade the Harefield Academy, the jewel in Watford’s not hitherto illustrious crown, to the third category of the Elite Player Performance Plan, guest writer Nick Chainey (@NLFG) wonders what the implications of such a decision could be… Much has been made in the last few days of Watford’s decision […]