Watford Legends

Discussion in 'The Hornets' Nest - Watford Chat' started by leighton buzzard horn, Jan 9, 2018.

  1. leighton buzzard horn

    leighton buzzard horn Squad Player

    Watford Legends now has a new owner and after a few months of hard work by said new owner it is now live again. The site has been tidied up and looks far better than we ever had it looking (not difficult I know...) in readiness for some upcoming new content.

    I believe the chap who has taken it on posts on here - I'll leave it to him to identify himself.

    I wish him luck and hope he has plenty of Neil Cox style interviews and not many Graham Simpson style phone calls :)

    Last edited: Jan 9, 2018
  2. Relegation Certs

    Relegation Certs Squad Player

    Nice one mate. I can't seem to find the jamie moralee page though?
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  3. leighton buzzard horn

    leighton buzzard horn Squad Player

    He is too big time to do an interview with Watford Legends...being the superstar he was.
  4. Stevohorn

    Stevohorn Watching Grass Grow

  5. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning all...thanks to leighton buzzard horn for the mention...the first "new" interview is now live on the site, hope you enjoy it!

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  6. Bloke

    Bloke Reservist

    Welcome back watfordlegends, thanks for taking it on, I've missed it
  7. leighton buzzard horn

    leighton buzzard horn Squad Player

    You've already bagged one we spent a lot of time trying to get hold of!

    It is a cracking interview and you've got the site looking amazing. Looking forward to reading many more.
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  8. Jimmy Armchair

    Jimmy Armchair Academy Graduate

    Really enjoyed the new interview. Thanks for breathing new life into the site. Looking forward to more.
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  9. Meister

    Meister Administrator Staff Member


    I always remember Gali because he was considered a luxury player but turned out to be one of the highlights of a terrible season. Think it was the only decent signing TBI made and now we find out that he really made the transfer himself.
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  10. Stevohorn

    Stevohorn Watching Grass Grow

    Long time ago now but cant recall him.

    How thin was he?
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  11. kVA

    kVA Reservist

    I don’t suppose you asked if he wanted a game on Saturday? I know a team that needs a decent centre back!
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  12. Whippendell Woods

    Whippendell Woods Squad Player

    I'd have Galli as a manager, um First team coach, never mind a player. He'd be incredible and would certainly sort out the defence!
  13. kVA

    kVA Reservist

    I enjoyed reading that interview. Thanks. Amazing that a player at the end of his career who was only with us for a season is a bit of a legend.

    I remember a chant sung to Lip Up Fatty.
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2018
  14. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Great interview and nice to know he enjoyed the season despite it being a disaster on the pitch and financially.
  15. ITK platypus

    ITK platypus Reservist

    Great stuff! Used to love that site.
  16. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    So would I! I'd seen Galli's name mentioned some time back at one of the times the club was looking for a new Head Coach, hence why I asked him if he'd ever considered going for the role, but he was insistent it wasn't going to happen and he's very happy in his current job. Really nice guy and very passionate about his time at the club.
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  17. 3000

    3000 Reservist

    Great read! Love these interviews.

    It always amazes me how much foreign players love playing in England! Also quite surprising he thought the atmosphere at Vicarage Road was amazing? Surely he’s playing in some nosier places in his time.
  18. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    I think generally they feel its more supportive here than abroad where teams get booed after about 5 minutes and fans can protest at the training ground etc.

    Mind you he did play in the Vialli era which wasn't exactly positive and certainly had nothing to shout about!

    Or its just good PR ....
  19. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning All. The first of a new series of interviews has been published this morning on Watford Legends: The Enjoy the Game interviews. Hope you enjoy! watfordlegends.com/enjoy-the-game
  20. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Afternoon all

    While waiting for some more transfer news, there are three more interviews from the “Enjoy the Game” series now live on Watford Legends.


    Enjoy and feedback welcome!
  21. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

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  22. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning all

    The next three interview from the "Enjoy the Game" series are now live. Give yourself time to read the John Ward one, it's pretty extensive! The other two are George Reilly and Charlie Palmer.

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  23. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth Squad Player

    Really excellent interview with John Ward. As you warned, it is a long old read, but his insight into the mind and workings of God were very worth the read - thanks.
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  24. Teide1

    Teide1 Squad Player

    A must read especially for supporters who have been so since around 1980!
  25. Stevohorn

    Stevohorn Watching Grass Grow

    I grew up on the same Aylesbury housing estate as Charlie.. and used to hang about with his brother. Was interesting reading what he said about the cup final especially as he was the one who sorted my ticket out for me. Sounds like he might have given me his own! I always thought it was a shame he never made it further with the Horns but then like he said he had Pat Rice in his position and then we brought in David Bardsley. Top competition that.

    PS So have the Enjoy the Game people taken over the legends site entirely?
  26. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    No - an explanation of the background to the Enjoy the Game series of interviews is here.


    There are more Watford Legends interviews planned, but as you can appreciate, it takes time to track players down and schedule time to do the interviews. I'm hoping to have the next one done in the next week or so.
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  27. Stevohorn

    Stevohorn Watching Grass Grow

    Excellent.. and really pleased those interviews saw the light of day.

    Keep up the good work.
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  28. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning All

    The next three Enjoy the Game interviews are now live on the site.


    Glyn Hodges, Steve Harrison and Lee Sinnott.

    It won't surprise you to know that Steve Harrison's in particular is well worth a read.
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  29. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

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  30. Bwood_Horn

    Bwood_Horn Squad Player

    I've just read Harry's and George Reilly's one: both have lots of stuff about MoJo. It's such a shame that MoJo never talks to the press (out on the lash with Charlie Nicholas!!!) because of all that Weegee bollox. It's such a shame.
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  31. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    I believe Lionel Birnie did manage to interview MoJo for Enjoy the Game so there may be one coming up. But I do remember him saying that it was hard work to get him to do it.
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  32. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning All

    The next batch of Enjoy the Game interviews are now live, and the reaction to a particular one should be interesting!

    They are...

    Eric Steele (with a great story about an ironing competition)

    Kenny Jackett

    and Dave Bassett

  33. eachgame

    eachgame Academy Graduate

    Morning All

    Three new Enjoy the Game interviews are now live... Ian Bolton, Tom Walley and Paul Franklin.

    Also, the long awaited new Watford Legends interview - a former captain who went on to play for his country in the World Cup!

  34. leighton buzzard horn

    leighton buzzard horn Squad Player

    Excellent read - really enjoyed that.
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    eachgame Academy Graduate

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