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RELIVE: Hornets beat Boro in Championship opener


Watford win against Middlesbrough in Championship starter

By Ryan Gray

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    • Watford 1-0 Middlesbrough - Cathcart
  • • TEAM: Foster; Ngakia, Wilmot, Cathcart, Kabasele, Femenia (Navarro); Chalobah, Cleverley (C) Quina (Phillips); Sema (Murray), Pedro
  • SUBS: Bachmann, Sierralta, Pussetto, Sinclair
  • • Cathcart header opens the scoring
  • • Hornets win first game back in the Championship
  • • New coach Vladimir Ivic's first competitive match in charge
  • • Watford without Sarr, Deeney, Masina, Hughes, Welbeck and Gray while a number of others also remain out with long-term problems
  • • Hornets now unbeaten against the Boro in their last eight matches