Soccer players launch social media boycott over racial abuse

Soccer 04/18/19, 11:02

Soccer players in England are backing a 24-hour boycott of social media to demand a crackdown on racial abuse on the platforms.Following a series of high-profile cases, the Professional Footballers' Association has gathered support from players to stay off Twitter, Facebook and Instagram from 9 a.m. Friday until 9 a.m. ...

Arsenal relies on bizarre goal to beat 10-man Watford 1-0

Soccer 04/15/19, 16:04

Arsenal benefited from a bizarre goal from a goalkeeping error and Watford striker Troy Deeney's red card to claim a 1-0 win that lifted the team back into the Premier League's top four on Monday.The match was ultimately decided in the space of a few seconds in the first half, ...

Watford captain Deeney targeted with racial abuse online

Sports 04/08/19, 14:13

Watford captain Troy Deeney says he has been targeted with racial abuse on social media after scoring in the FA Cup semifinal win over Wolverhampton.Deeney's stoppage-time penalty at Wembley Stadium sent the game into extra time, where Watford sealed a 3-2 victory on Sunday.Deeney posted photos on his Instagram account ...

Deulofeu double stuns Wolves, puts Watford in FA Cup final

Soccer 04/07/19, 13:05

Substitute Gerard Deulofeu sent Watford into the FA Cup final for the first time in 35 years, scoring twice as Wolverhampton's two-goal lead was wiped out in a 3-2 victory for the Hornets on Sunday.It was capitulation by Wolves, who were cruising toward a return trip to Wembley Stadium for ...

Rodgers starts Leicester reign with 2-1 defeat at Watford

Sports 03/03/19, 09:27

Brendan Rodgers saw Leicester concede a goal in the opening five minutes of his first match in charge before letting in an injury-time goal to lose 2-1 to Watford in the Premier League on Sunday.Rodgers is back in England's top flight for the first time since October 2015 — when ...

Deulofeu hat-trick leads Watford to 5-1 rout of Cardiff

Sports 02/22/19, 17:27

Gerard Deulofeu claimed his first hat-trick in English football and captain Troy Deeney scored twice as Watford strolled to a 5-1 victory at Cardiff in the Premier League Friday.Former Barcelona winger Deulofeu fired the visitors into a first-half lead before netting twice in as many minutes just after the hour-mark.Deeney ...

Bournemouth draws 3-3 with Watford after wild 1st half

Soccer 01/02/19, 17:34

Bournemouth and Watford combined for six goals in 26 minutes in a 3-3 draw in the Premier League on Wednesday, with Ryan Fraser having the final say as the hosts came from two goals down to rescue a point.In a wild first half, Troy Deeney's early goals had given Watford ...

Pantomime villain Deeney helps Watford sink West Ham

Soccer 12/22/18, 12:50

A first-half penalty by Troy Deeney and a late goal from Gerard Deulofeu led Watford to a 2-0 victory at West Ham in the English Premier League on Saturday.West Ham was bidding to win a fifth match in a row but fell behind when Robert Pereyra wriggled free in the ...

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