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Arsenal ease to victory over Watford as Petr Cech reaches milestone

Arsenal strolled to a much-needed win as Shkodran Mustafi, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan saw off Watford 3-0 at the Emirates Stadium and Petr Cech kept his 200th Premier League clean sheet.

Jack Wilshere: Arsenal stars have let Arsene Wenger down

Jack Wilshere admits Arsenal’s stars hadn’t done enough to ease the pressure on Arsene Wenger before they finally took the strain off their beleaguered boss by beating AC Milan.

Chelsea target Richarlison refuses to rule out move away from Watford

Richarlison has not ruled out a move away from Watford but the Brazilian insists he remains fully focused on life at Vicarage Road.

Watford thrashing piles pressure on Chelsea’s Antonio Conte

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insisted he "wasn't worried" about his job despite seeing his 10 men suffer a second consecutive humiliating defeat on Monday, going down 4-1 at Watford.

Watford’s late goals stun 10-man Chelsea

Watford scored three late goals on Monday to win 4-1 in Javi Gracia’s first home game in charge and increase the pressure on Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte.

Watford to name ex-Malaga coach Javi Gracia as Marco Silva replacement

Marco Silva was sacked on Sunday following a run of poor results that has seen the Hornets win just one of their last 11 Premier League games, culminating in their 2-0 defeat away to Leicester on Saturday.

Watford sack manager Marco Silva

Watford have sacked manager Marco Silva, blaming Everton's approach for the Portuguese in November as the "catalyst for this decision".

Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino not fearing sack

Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino insists he is not worried about being sacked even if the Saints lose to Watford on Sunday.

Watford can compete with the best – Marco Silva

Marco Silva believes Watford can continue to mix it with the Premier League’s top sides after holding ten-man Tottenham to a 1-1 draw on Saturday.

Tottenham Hotspur draw at Watford as Davinson Sanchez sees red

Davinson Sanchez's red card forced Tottenham to fight for a 1-1 draw at Watford, toughening their battle to climb back into the Premier League's top four.

Isaac Success set to resume training in first week of December

Nigerian striker Isaac Success is set to resume training with Watford in the first week of December.

Watford an ‘unusual’ team – Jose Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has branded Watford an 'unusual' team ahead of tonight's clash.

Next match always top of my priority list – Watford’s Marco Silva

Watford manager Marco Silva says his sole focus is on Tuesday night's enticing match against his friend Jose Mourinho's Manchester United side.

Everton will be relegated if they stick with David Unsworth – Joey Barton

Joey Barton is convinced that Everton will be relegated from the Premier League if they choose to stick with caretaker manager David Unsworth for much longer.

Troubled Chelsea fight to boost flagging morale

Chelsea are beset by injury problems and low morale as the troubled champions look to get their Premier League title defence back on track against Watford on Saturday.

Watford can beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge – Tom Cleverley

Tom Cleverley claims Watford have the confidence to go to Stamford Bridge and cause another shock by beating Chelsea on Saturday.

Watford’s Richarlison to face no action for simulation against Arsenal

Watford forward Richarlison will not be punished for simulation after he won his side a penalty in a 2-1 victory over Arsenal on Saturday.

Five things learned from the Premier League

Chelsea came unstuck as Crystal Palace finally found the scoring touch, while Arsenal were exposed in a shocking loss at Watford.

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