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Since the podcast started in 2010, our monthly editions have looked back at a series of matches. We like to reflect and look at a developing stories that develop over a few games, not pick every game to pieces.

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8.22 – Short Sleevers

BURNELY 1-0 WATFORD We’ve lost at Turf Moor before, and they have been far more humiliating. Jon talks to Colin about the match, before talking with Lionel Birnie about his latest writing project, “Graham Taylor In His Words”. Then there’s Andy Lewers and his curse of watching Watford lose in the North West, we talk […]

8.21 – A Battle for 7th Place

Watford 1-1 Spurs Watford were held by a ten man Spurs on Saturday, in a surprisingly enjoyable game. Jon, Mike and Colin talk through the performance, the squad choices, the worst Watford home game ever and we look ahead to 8 games in 32 days.

8.20 – Rak Su LIVE

Watford 2-4 Manchester United It seemed all over in the space of about 14 minutes, but Watford did make the match look vaguely interesting in the end. Jon, Mike and DCW talk through the match and the BIG 5 who have visited Vicarage Road already this season!

8.19 – From up in the gods

Newcastle United 0-3 Watford A back to back wins, back to back clean sheets and back to back Uniteds. In a shorter podcast, another will be out after the Manchester United game, Jon chats to Colin about a a comfortable Watford win, and not just because of the 3-0 score line.

8.18 – West Hammered

Watford 2-0 West Ham The Hornets were back to winning ways against West Ham, however much they wanted to punch our lights out. A strong performances and first Premier League goal for Will Hughes, plus Ricky from Rio continues to shine. Of course the Marco Silva rumours from the last few weeks are discussed, I […]

8.17 – The Rocket Men

Tales from The Vicarage is back for it’s 6h Volume, this time focusing on 4 men – The Rocket Men. Ian Bolton, Steve Sherwood, Ross Jenkins and Luther Blissett. The four men who played for the Hornets in Division 4,3,2 and 1. Jon and Mike talked to Ross Jenkins, Steve Sherwood and, the host of […]

8.16 – Not so Cleverley done – a greek tragedy

EVERTON 3-2 WATFORD How did we not win that game? Jon, Mike, DCW and Jordi talk through the game and well fell more than deflated. The Hornets were cruising at 2-0, but some how lost the game and missed a last minute penalty!!

8.15 – They Stoked Us

WATFORD 0-1 STOKE Jon, Mike and Jason are joined by old friend Curtis from Denver, who’s not been at Vicarage Road for a few years. We didn’t get to see the Watford we’ve fallen in love with, and they boys do their best to talk through the game and get past how Stoke Stoke were.

8.14 – Swings and Roundabouts

CHELSEA 4-2 WATFORD With a result that didn’t reflect the performance, the Hornets may have left Stanford Bridge frustrated, but, on the morning after, Jon calls Mike, Colin Mace and Olly Wicken to talk through the positives of the game. Did Deeney have the impact we all hoped, will Ricky from Rio recover from the […]

8.13 – Audentior

WATFORD 2-1 ARSENAL A familiar score line when Watford take on Arsenal, but this one felt even sweeter with a last minute winner on a day that started with the Biggest Flag in the UK. Jon, Jason, Mike and Andy talk about the game, whether have made it or jumped the shark and Jon gets […]

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