Watford: a promotion with a Spanish accent

One year after its descent to Championship, the Watford from Xisco

certified this Sunday his return to the Premier
League beating by the minimum Milwall (1-0) with a goal from Senegalese Ismaila
Sarr, undisputed leader ‘hornet’ with 13 goals and ten assists this season, who converted a penalty committed on himself.

Just over four months after landing on Vicarage Road, the former soccer player from Valencia, Betis, I raised or Gymnastic
Tarragona has achieved his second major coaching success after winning the Georgia league with the Dynamo
Tbilisi in 2020.

He caught the fifth team

Xisco, which at the end of last December replaced the Serbian Vladimir
Ivic on the wasps bench, he took the fifth team nine points behind the then leader and ultimately champion, the Norwich city, and has managed to return to Watford to the highest competition in British football without having to play the always complicated promotion ‘playoff’, which they will play Brentford, Bournemouth, Swansea Y Barnsley.

With the Manacor coach, the ‘hornets’ have won 17 of the 25 games they have played, with 38 goals in favor and only 14 against.

“Today is a day for our fans. I want to thank you for the support you give us through social networks. Also to those who work behind me in the training field, they give us a lot and work very hard every day for us. Now is the time to enjoy it, we have worked very hard to get here, “he said once the promotion was secured.

Kiko Femenía, key piece

In addition to Xisco, the Watford has two Spaniards in its ranks: Kiko
Femininity, indisputable both for Bilic as for Muñoz, and the former parakeet Marc
Navarrese, who has only played five games this season. Also other old acquaintances of The league
Santander as the ‘rockSanchez, who signed as a free agent last March, and the Nigerian Isaac
Success, ex of grenade Y Malaga.