Watford Observer

RELIVE: Watford lead cancelled out by Brighton in relegation scrap


Watford face Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League

By Ryan Gray

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    • Brighton 1-1 Watford - Doucoure, Mariappa OG
  • • TEAM: Foster; Mariappa, Cathcart, Kabasele, Masina; Hughes, Capoue; Doucoure, Deulofeu (Welbeck), Pereyra (Pussetto); Deeney
  • SUBS: Gomes, Holebas, Dawson, Chalobah, Gray
  • • Hughes replaces Chalobah in Watford's only change
  • • Cleverley and Sarr not included in match day squad, Dawson returns to the bench
  • • Doucoure opens the scoring midway through the first half, but a Mariappa own goal levels the score in the second
  • • Hornets let a lead slip for the third league game running
  • • Nigel Pearson's side are now winless in four games
  • • Watford remain in 19th place in the league going into the winter break