ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

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ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ClaretTony » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:07 pm


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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Bosscat » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:09 pm

ClaretTony wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:07 pm
Appointment confirmed

See Link
https://www.uptheclarets.com/pearson-ba ... at-watford
Lets hope he gets what he deserves.... The Sack yet again... Cannot stand the man he is a complete and utter ****

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Buxtonclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:11 pm

This could be interesting. :twisted:

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Aclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:13 pm

What the hell goes through these owners heads, Watfords fans must be despairing.......I give him 3 months.
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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Bosscat » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:18 pm

Aclaret wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:13 pm
I give him 3 months.
That long :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Hibsclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:22 pm

Ostrich man returns....

Another odious premier league boss...great

Another busted flush so that’s them down.

Poor man’s Alan Pardew with the arrogance to boot

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Aclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:22 pm

Bosscat wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:18 pm
That long :lol: :lol: :lol:
Think I'd have preferred Pardew :o

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by bobinho » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:27 pm

It's a surprise really that anyone would want this fella anywhere near a PL football club.

Maybe that's why Watford have taken him in...

I remain absolutely delighted this fella is nowhere near Burnley.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by FactualFrank » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:28 pm

It looks like they're already preparing for next season in the Championship. That seems about his stamp.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Barry_Chuckle » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:29 pm

I think he'll do OK.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ksrclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:33 pm

Interesting appointment. Thought Chris Hughton would get it.

I've read a few interviews with Pearson since his stint out in Belgium, in which he portrayed himself as very philosophical and mellow. It's the pressure that got to him at Leicester and Derby though, so I wonder how long until he embarrasses himself with another odious outburst.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by bfcjg » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:39 pm

My mate with a box at Watford told me about this weeks ago but swore me to secrecy.
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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Funkydrummer » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:52 pm

So, the odious little turd returns to the fold.

Hope he falls flat on his face.

Roll on 21st March 2020.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Buxtonclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:57 pm

ksrclaret wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:33 pm
Interesting appointment. Thought Chris Hughton would get it.

I've read a few interviews with Pearson since his stint out in Belgium, in which he portrayed himself as very philosophical and mellow. It's the pressure that got to him at Leicester and Derby though, so I wonder how long until he embarrasses himself with another odious outburst.

Reckon Hughton has more sense!

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ClaretTony » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:03 pm

bfcjg wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 7:39 pm
My mate with a box at Watford told me about this weeks ago but swore me to secrecy.
They thought they’d got Roger Schmidt last weekend.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Woodleyclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:04 pm

A cheap appointment that will save money
All these former managers needed paying off somehow

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ElectroClaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:06 pm

Didn't he make those comments about us after Ross Wallace had scored that late free kick to equalise? :lol:

Always been a grade 'A' cast iron member of the prick club.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Spike » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:08 pm

That’s Watford down then!

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by bfcjg » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:13 pm

ClaretTony wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:03 pm
They thought they’d got Roger Schmidt last weekend.
My other imaginary Watford supporting mate who by coincidence has also got a box at Watford but nowhere near the box I mentioned earlier where my imaginary Watford supporting mate is so doesn't know him mentioned to a mutual friend of ours who is a Watford fan without a box but he is saving up for one that Schmidt was in the frame but he miss heard him and went to check the window frame of a box he was considering buying looking for the birdshit . FACT.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Herts Clarets » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:20 pm

Far too English to do a job there. Won't make it to the end of the season....

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Bosscat » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:25 pm

bfcjg wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:13 pm
My other imaginary Watford supporting mate who by coincidence has also got a box at Watford but nowhere near the box I mentioned earlier where my imaginary Watford supporting mate is so doesn't know him mentioned to a mutual friend of ours who is a Watford fan without a box but he is saving up for one that Schmidt was in the frame but he miss heard him and went to check the window frame of a box he was considering buying looking for the birdshit . FACT.
Bloody hell thats a mouthful ..... :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by SalisburyClaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:34 pm

Think they’ll stay up now - Pearson is an unpleasant character but does have an idea about what he’s doing

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Steve1956 » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:49 pm

Watford have just had a Burnley moment,appointing Pearson is worse than when we appointed Laws,that's one less relegation place for us to worry about
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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by FCBurnley » Fri Dec 06, 2019 8:56 pm

Great news....... for us

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by dougcollins » Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:08 pm

Whatever you think of him, you could argue he created the team that won the Premier League title.
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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by aggi » Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:12 pm

Didn't Pearson keep Leicester up at the expense of Burnley?

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by tarkys_ears » Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:43 pm

This will be their resurgence.

**** or not, this is a great appointment for them.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by cloggerclaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:49 pm

will he be in charge for they game at the weekend

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by tiger76 » Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:06 pm

Pearson has nothing to lose,if he masterminds another great escape he's a hero,if Watford go down it was already a sinking ship when he took the reins.

Look at Marco Silva and Hull for comparison,he took them down and yet still landed jobs at Watford and Everton in the top flight.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ElectroClaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:36 pm

Some club chairmen seem hellbent on spending vast amounts of the PL TV money they get on paying managers off after they fcuk up.

This'll probably be the same, but as it's only to the end of the season, he might just bumble through.

Suppose it depends on how his contracts worded.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by RalphCoatesComb » Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:45 pm

Probably down before the end of October.

Pearson has taken on a poisoned chalice there. 8 points from 15 games. I'll give them 30 points MAX by the end of the season.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Wile E Coyote » Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:53 pm

he;s definately got a screw loose somewhere.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by LeuvenClaret » Fri Dec 06, 2019 11:19 pm

Surprising one for me this. He didn’t do well at OHL and left after what felt like a long campaign from the fans as they had seen enough. New manager same team and now they are close to being promoted.

Didn’t think he would come back at this level.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by ecc » Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:21 am

Great to see him back.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Vino blanco » Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:48 pm

I'm looking forward to his "I'm much cleverer than you" interviews after has team's next few defeats.

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Re: ARTICLE: Pearson back in football at Watford

Post by Nonayforever » Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:12 pm

I can't wait for him to wrestle an opposition player to the ground when they are near the dugout.

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