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Watford fire Xisco Munoz, seek 14th manager in 10 years under Pozzo ownership

Posted Monday, October 04, 2021 by ESPN103 hits

Xisco Munoz has left Watford after only 10 months in charge of the club. Manager Xisco Munoz has left Watford after less than a year in charge with the team 14th in the Premier League table, the club said on Sunday. The 41-year-old Spaniard, who replaced Vladimir Ivic in December when Watford were in the second-tier Championship and guided them to automatic promotion, became the first Premier...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz bemoans Watford’s luck after ‘incredible’ Carabao Cup exit

Posted Wednesday, September 22, 2021 by PA47 hits

Watford head coach Xisco Munoz bemoaned his side’s luck in an “incredible” Carabao Cup third-round tie which saw the Hornets knocked out by second-tier Stoke.Ashley Fletcher had equalised for the Premier League outfit after Nick Powell’s opener but Stoke would leave Vicarage Road victorious as Sam Clucas and Josh Tymon struck from distance to seal a 3-1 win for the Sky Be...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz praises Watford as they hold off Aston Villa fightback to edge win

Posted Sunday, August 15, 2021 by PA54 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz hailed his side’s performance as they held off a late Aston Villa challenge to kickstart their Premier League return with a 3-2 victory.Club-record signing Ismaila Sarr had already set up Emmanuel Dennis’ first club goal for Watford’s opener before he found the net himself for their second.Debutant Cucho Hernandez added their third just moments after...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz ‘ready’ for Premier League after Watford sign off with win

Posted Saturday, May 08, 2021 by PA30 hits

Watford head coach Xisco Munoz declared himself ready for the Premier League but did admit he was looking forward to a rest following their final-day win over Swansea.Andre Gray and Isaac Success struck in the second half for the Hornets to secure a 2-0 victory at Vicarage Road which saw them conclude the Sky Bet Championship campaign in second spot with 91 points.It has been a whirlwind few mon...Full Story »

Mixed emotions for Xisco Munoz as Watford win promotion at empty Vicarage Road

Posted Sunday, April 25, 2021 by PA27 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz declared he was both delighted and a little sad after leading the Hornets back to the Premier League.The delight came courtesy of Ismaila Sarr’s first-half penalty that earned a 1-0 win over Millwall and meant the hopes of both Brentford and Bournemouth of pipping them to an automatic promotion slot were dashed once and for all.The sadness was the result of no f...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz proud after Watford pick up big win over Norwich

Posted Wednesday, April 21, 2021 by PA30 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz felt his side had done themselves proud by beating Championship leaders Norwich 1-0 at Carrow Road to boost their chances of joining the Canaries in the Premier League next season.Dan Gosling’s 57th-minute goal earned the Hornets a deserved win that took them to within five points of their promoted hosts and more importantly nine clear of third-placed Swansea.&l...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz wants Watford to go up as champions after Sheffield Wednesday win

Posted Saturday, April 03, 2021 by PA22 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz has promised the fans that his “ambitious” players will do all they can to return to the Premier League as champions.The 1-0 win at home to Sheffield Wednesday, courtesy of a controversial early own goal from Owls defender Tom Lees, brought the Hornets to within six points of leaders Norwich, who host Watford on April 20.Watford were fifth in the table and...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz says Watford players need a rest after beating Birmingham

Posted Sunday, March 21, 2021 by PA24 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz insisted that his players need rest over the upcoming international break even if it risks disrupting the momentum that has propelled them into the automatic promotion places.The Spaniard’s side showed no fatigue in their 3-0 victory over relegation-threatened Birmingham City at Vicarage Road for a fifth successive Championship victory.Munoz said: “I am ve...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz warns Watford still have more to offer

Posted Wednesday, March 17, 2021 by PA23 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz believes his team are still capable of better displays despite a 4-1 win at Rotherham taking their tally to eight wins in nine games.Goals from Francisco Sierralta, Ismaila Sarr and Ken Sema put the Hornets firmly in the ascendancy before the break.But Daniel Bachmann had to make a penalty save from Michael Smith after the break and Freddie Ladapo reduced the deficit ...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz not getting carried away after Watford beat Cardiff

Posted Sunday, March 14, 2021 by PA24 hits

Watford head coach Xisco Munoz called for calm after Adam Masina’s last-gasp free-kick secured a 2-1 win at Cardiff and sparked wild celebrations.The late winner propelled the Hornets into the Championship automatic-promotion places and ended Mick McCarthy’s unbeaten run as Bluebirds manager.Emotions spilled over at the final whistle as both sets of players clashed, with Aden Flint a...Full Story »

‘Amazing’ Andre Gray earns the plaudits from Watford boss Xisco Munoz

Posted Thursday, March 04, 2021 by PA32 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz hailed an “amazing performance” from Andre Gray after the striker netted twice in a 2-0 win against Wycombe.Victory moves the Hornets level on points with second-placed Brentford but with an inferior goal difference.Gray scored his first goals since early November, and Munoz was quick to defend his player against criticism.He said: “Sometimes when yo...Full Story »

Watford boss Xisco Munoz talks up Joao Pedro after another fine display

Posted Thursday, February 25, 2021 by PA28 hits

Watford boss Xisco Munoz praised “exciting” Joao Pedro after the forward scored one and set two up in the 3-2 win at Blackburn.The 19-year-old’s ninth goal of the season – a delicate lob – set the Hornets on their way, before his shot was eventually turned home by Ismaila Sarr for Watford’s second.Harvey Elliott halved the deficit before the break but Joao the...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz pleased to see Watford play with passion in win at Preston

Posted Wednesday, February 17, 2021 by PA20 hits

Watford boss Xisco Munoz felt his side implemented his personal playing style perfectly in a 1-0 win at Preston.The Hornets climbed to third in the Championship table as Joao Pedro earned and converted a penalty to make it back-to-back league victories.Incredibly, rumblings about Xisco’s future had emerged after a three-game winless run earlier in February but the Spaniard felt their win i...Full Story »

Smells like team spirit to boss Xisco Munoz as Watford humble Bristol City

Posted Sunday, February 14, 2021 by PA22 hits

Xisco Munoz challenged his Watford players to maintain the standards they showed in the crushing 6-0 defeat of Bristol City at Vicarage Road.Munoz’s side put aside their recent dip in form to register an emphatic win that moved the fourth-placed Hornets to within six points of the Sky Bet Championship’s automatic promotion places.Ken Sema and Ismaila Sarr both scored twice, with Will...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz wants Watford to fix their travel issues to get back on track

Posted Saturday, February 06, 2021 by PA20 hits

Watford boss Xisco Munoz admitted his goal-shy Hornets must remedy their travel sickness if they are to force their way into automatic promotion contention after a frustrating 0-0 draw at Coventry.The Hornets have scored just seven goals in 14 Championship away games, claiming 16 points from a possible 42, and are five points behind second-placed Swansea having played a game more.They did come c...Full Story »

I love him because he gives everything – Xisco Munoz hails Troy Deeney

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2021 by PA27 hits

Delighted Watford boss Xisco Munoz saluted Troy Deeney after his goal and assist helped the Hornets climb to third in the table.Deeney scored from the penalty spot and then teed up Ismaila Sarr for a second four minutes later to set Watford on their way to a 2-1 win at Stoke.Substitute striker Steven Fletcher pulled a goal back with seven minutes remaining, but the visitors dug deep to record a ...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz wants Watford to take strong home form on the road

Posted Wednesday, January 20, 2021 by PA20 hits

Xisco Munoz urged his Watford side to improve their away record after Troy Deeney’s penalty saw off Barnsley 1-0 and earned the Hornets a 10th league success at Vicarage Road this season.The captain blasted home from 12 yards after Callum Brittain had blocked his 26th-minute cross with his right arm to improve a home record that was already the best in England.Watford moved up to third pla...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz delighted to launch Watford spell with victory

Posted Sunday, December 27, 2020 by PA52 hits

Watford manager Xisco Munoz was delighted his first game in charge ended as a 1-0 victory over Championship leaders Norwich.Ismail Sarr’s 39th-minute goal turned out to be just enough at Vicarage Road to end the Canaries’ five-match winning run and lift the Hornets up to fifth.“I am very happy,” said the Spaniard, who left Dinamo Tbilisi to replace the sacked Vladimir Ivi...Full Story »

Xisco Munoz takes charge of Watford for first game against leaders Norwich

Posted Wednesday, December 23, 2020 by PA34 hits

Xisco Munoz takes charge of Watford for the first time as Championship leaders Norwich visit Vicarage Road.The Spaniard has replaced Vladimir Ivic in the hot-seat with the Hornets sitting fifth in the table, four points adrift of the top two.Captain Troy Deeney is expected to return to the starting line-up after being an unused substitute in the 2-0 defeat at Huddersfield due to a “discipl...Full Story »

Real Madrid boss Zidane named Miguel Munoz trophy winner

Posted Tuesday, December 22, 2020 by Tribalfootball.com35 hits

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has been named the winner of the Miguel Munoz Trophy. It is awarded by MARCA to the best coach in LaLiga Santander for 2019/20. The Frenchman, who shares the trophy this year with Sevilla's Julen Lopetegui, guided Real Madrid to a first LaLiga Santander title in three seasons. Los Blancos returned from lockdown in June with work to do in the title race, but ...Full Story »

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