Jack Petchey resigned as Watford chairman 20 years ago today

On this date in Watford FC's history

On this date in Watford FC's history

First published in Watford FC News

Friday, March 25, 1994

Jack Petchey resigned as chairman of Watford Football Club, whilst retaining his shareholding.

In explanation, he said "the club faces arguably the most important ten games in its history as it attempts to steer clear of relegation. I want to ensure the fans' focus is on supporting Glenn Roeder and his team during the period ahead".

Professor Stuart Timperley was appointed as chairman five days later.

Reproduced by kind permission of Matt Rowson from his book, Watford FC On This Day

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9:28am Tue 25 Mar 14

gloryhornet4 says...

We miss him.
We miss him. gloryhornet4
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