Norwich succumb to Watford with 1-0 defeat at Vicarage Road

Technical card:
Watford: Max Aarons, Teemu Pukki, Emiliano Buendia, Jakob Lungi Sorensen, Oliver Skipp, Christoph Zimmermann, Kenny McLean, Michael McGovern, Grant Hanley, Kieran Dowell and Todd Cantwell
Norwich City: Ben Foster, Kiko Femenia, Jeremy Ngakia, Etienne Capoue, Ismaila Sarr, Francisco Sierralta, Andre Gray, Ken Sema, Troy Deeney, Tom Cleverley and Ben Wilmot
Stadium: Vicarage Road
Goals: Ismaila Sarr (1-0, min. 39)

Watford strolled past Norwich City with a 1-0 win on Saturday at Vicarage Road. Watford were hoping to get something from this game, following a previous defeat to Huddersfield Town. Norwich City were coming from consecutive wins against Cardiff City and Reading. After today’s result, Watford are currently 5th with 37 points from 21 matches, while Norwich City sit in 1st, with 43 points from 21.

Watford started the game well, beginning with a goal from Ismaila Sarr, 39 minutes in, finalising the first half with a 1-0. With both teams struggling to produce anything meaningful in the second half though, the game ended 1-0.

For Watford, Adam Masina, Stipe Perica, Will Hughes, Marc Navarro and Nathaniel Chalobah came on for Kieran Dowell, Jakob Lungi Sorensen, Todd Cantwell, Kenny McLean and Christoph Zimmermann, while Norwich brought on Mario Vrancic, Ben Gibson, Jordan Hugill, Josh Martin and Lukas Rupp to replace Kieran Dowell, Jakob Lungi Sorensen, Todd Cantwell, Kenny McLean and Christoph Zimmermann.

The referee booked Etienne Capoue, Tom Cleverley, Ismaila Sarr and Will Hughes for Watford.

Watford will next travel to Millwall, while Norwich City will face Queens Park Rangers at home.

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