Watford Football Club

Premiership football

Watford Football Club was founded in 1881 and properly established as Watford Football Club in 1898. After finishing the 1914–15 season as Southern League champions under the management of Harry Kent, Watford joined the Football League in 1920. The club played at several grounds in its early history, before moving to Vicarage Road in 1922.

Graham Taylor's tenure as manager at the club between 1977 and 1987 saw Watford rise from the Fourth to the First Division. The team finished second in the First Division in 1982–83, competed in the UEFA Cup in 1983–84, and reached the 1984 FA Cup Final. Watford declined between 1987 and 1997, before Taylor returned as manager, leading the team to successive promotions from the renamed Second Division to the Premier League for one season in 1999–2000.

Premiership football is on your doorstop, though it can be very stressfull at times!

COME ON YOU HORNETS!

Football Club in Watford
Football Club in Watford

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    Football Club in Watford

    Facilities

    • Toilets
    • Food and Drink
    • Guided Tour
    • Disabled Access
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Group Bookings
    • Entrance Fee