Relegation Redundancy Requests?

Discussion in 'The Hornets' Nest - Watford Chat' started by Whippendell Woods, Sep 29, 2019.

  1. Whippendell Woods

    Whippendell Woods Squad Player

    In the sad and tragic event that Watford FC are relegated back to the Championship (for starters - see Ipswich, Charlton, Sunderland and Bolton who were all Premier League longer than us) there will be enforced financial cutbacks.

    It's always the backroom staff first.

    The £30 away tickets and subsidised away travel will go; most of the corporate hospitality boxes will be almost impossible to fill for your Brentfords and Prestons. The press interest will simply be the sarky Geordie kid that writes for the Wobby. I couldn't see Emma Saunders or Richard Johnson being kept on, for instance, sadly.

    So who can we afford to lose? Or who must we save no matter what?

    May I suggest the club start preparing by cancelling the apprenticeship of the childish idiot who runs the club Official Twitter feed? An embarrassing idiot never learns about taunting the opposition or Gary Lineker before matches?

    I'd save Messrs Affleck, Leventhal and Tales From the Vicarage (independent of the club I know) and support for The 1881 and Dave Messenger.
  2. Burnsy

    Burnsy Squad Player

    This is a strange thread.
  3. Sahorn

    Sahorn Reservist

    It’s September.
    Season ends in May next year I think.

    More pressing things to consider in the gestation time for a new human baby (to make this an even stranger thread).
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  4. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    I've heard Richard Johnson is already considering offers from Palace and Bournemouth for half time duties next season.
  5. Whippendell Woods

    Whippendell Woods Squad Player

    Saw this coming a while back. Not such a strange thread now.

    What and who is going to victim of cutbacks?
  6. GoingDown

    GoingDown Pizza & Figs

    I've heard Sharon in the office has been stealing post it notes.

    Get rid.
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  7. Doris the tea lady. Still refusing to put salt in the dishwasher.
  8. nornironhorn

    nornironhorn Administrator Staff Member

    I beginning to fear for my position as Administrator
  9. Klein Lust

    Klein Lust Academy Graduate

    Pedro the janitor has been a bit too touchy feeley with Dawn from Accunts
  10. barker

    barker Academy Graduate

    sack the person who has started playing loud that depressing ambient loop before home games just to get us in the mood ...
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  11. Ágætis Byrjun

    Ágætis Byrjun Reservist

    You mean Born Slippy? I'd prefer if they played the whole thing rather than a sampled loop...
  12. reids

    reids Squad Player

    I wonder if Levanthal would lose his job at The Athletic since they focus on each PL club. Someone asked him during a Q+A what would happen to the Watford coverage if we went down and he said it was "too early to discuss that yet"
  13. Teide1

    Teide1 Squad Player

    Should have asked him later on in the day!
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  14. folkestone orn

    folkestone orn Reservist

    Foster, Femenia, Holebas, Cathcart, Dawson, Doucoure, Chalobah, Gray, Deeney, Success and Moog would be my choices.
  15. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Our strikers are already redundant.
  16. folkestone orn

    folkestone orn Reservist

    You'll be back in a few years if the worst happens! Don't listen to offers from that bloke in the hard-hat though.
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  17. Chumlax

    Chumlax Reservist

    Not actually a subscriber to be fully down enough with the structure of their coverage, but I assume that they would move him to a more general role? They must have contingencies for this kind of eventuality already, unless they really are run by as rootin'-tootin' dumbass yank cowboys as I have always imagined they are.

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