Various reports state that Premier League club Watford FC has been on work of appointing a new head coach, who is a former English professional player as well as a manager, Roy Hodgson. The EPL club is close to replacing Claudio Ranieri with Hudgson.
The news first came as Fabrizio Romano stated on Twitter as Watford are working to appoint the 74-year-old Roy Hodgson as the new head coach in the upcoming hours. However, the final details are to be discussed soon. It will be great to see Hodgson back in the top tier of English football, and the Englishman will also look forward to making his Premier League comeback.
Watford on Claudio Ranieri
Watford FC sacked their Italian manager, Claudio Ranieri on Monday, following he spent in this respected position for three months only. At present, Watford is now in the zone of relegation following their defeat which came against Norwich at the Premier League on Friday with a humiliating score of 3-0. Not only did it end here, but Norwich City registered 2 consecutive goals, and the third one was an own goal done by Juraj Kuchka.
Various sources state that the English manager Roy Hodgson is very close to agreeing on a deal to take over on the managerial position of Watford FC, until the end of the present campaign. The great veteran coach hasn’t been engaged in these works since he left Crystal Palace at the end of the last campaign.
Roy Hodgson as the new coach
Roy Hodgson is expected to do well with the new position for Watford. The Premier League club has not been in a good position in the points table being the second last at the 19th position. Hodgson with all his experience is expected to better the position of the club he is going to join soon.