1970-71 Highest ever position,
Scullion joins Sheffield United.
1971-72 A Season of disasters we
are relegated and the manager leaves.
George Kirby sacked as manager a new forward arrives by the name of Ross
Duncan Welbourne ends his long playing career with
Watford. Elton plays a concert at the Vic to raise funds.
Billy Jennings goes to West Ham for
a then club record 110K. The crowd turn against Chairman Bonser.
Luther Blissett plays his first games, Jim Bonsor sells up to Elton
Bobby Moore to be Watford manager..It is in fact Ex Lincoln full back
Graham Taylor has an immediate impact as Watford are promoted as
The Hert arrives on the badge and Watford are promoted on the back of a
Jenkins and Blissett partnership firing on all cylinders.
The Family Enclosure is launched, A quite period on the pitch.