A Watford player who featured alongside a Derby County legend was born 129 years ago today

On this date in Watford FC history

On this date in Watford FC history

First published in Watford FC News

Tuesday, July 21, 1885

David Donald was born in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire.

Having played alongside the legendary Steve Bloomer at Derby County earlier in his career, Donald was to spend the 1913/14 season at Vicarage Road as outside-left.

The season was an unsuccessful one, however, and Donald moved on to Queens Park Rangers after a year at Cassio Road.

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

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