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RELIVE: Hornets beat Man United at Vicarage Road

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Watford pick up first home win of the season against Manchester United

By Ryan Gray

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    • Watford 2 - 0 Manchester United - Sarr, Deeney (P)
  • • TEAM: Foster; Mariappa, Cathcart, Kabasele, Femenia; Doucoure (Chalobah), Capoue (Pereyra), Hughes, Deulofeu, Sarr (Success); Deeney
  • SUBS: Gomes, Dawson, Masina, Gray
  • • De Gea mistake gives Watford the opener with the first shot on target of the game before Deeney's penalty doubles the lead
  • • Hornets get first home win in the Premier League this season
  • • Only the second Hornets win in the last 18 games between the two sides in all competitions
  • • Watford last beat the Red Devils in 2016 (3-1)
  • • First time United have failed to score at Vicarage Road since 1986
  • • Win lifts Hornets to six points adrift at the bottom