A Wolfsburg midfielder says he’s ‘completely happy’ in Germany following his determination to reject Watford this summer season.
The Hornets have had a good begin to the marketing campaign, choosing up seven factors from as many video games. Their most spectacular consequence so far was a 3-2 victory over Aston Villa on the opening day.
A win in opposition to Norwich has adopted, along with a 1-1 draw with Steve Bruce’s Newcastle.
Nevertheless, the current defeat to Leeds United proved to be Xisco Munoz’s last game as he was sacked the next day.
Watford acted rapidly to seek out his substitute. They introduced in Premier League-winning supervisor Claudio Ranieri on Monday.
The 69-year-old was a free agent after opting to depart Sampdoria on the finish of final season.
Watford followers will likely be watching intently to see what the previous Chelsea and Leicester boss brings to Vicarage Highway.
One participant the membership have been carefully linked with in current months is Wolfsburg’s Joshua Guilavogui.
The 31-year-old is a defensive midfielder who made 20 Bundesliga appearances final time period, serving to Wolfsburg to complete fourth.
Guilavogui was pursued by Watford in the summertime window however he rejected their advance to stay in Germany.
The participant was requested concerning the switch hyperlinks throughout an interview with German outlet Sport Buzzer.
He stated: “There have been no concrete provides, however there have been a number of golf equipment that have been .
“I stayed and I’m completely happy about it as a result of I’m taking part in greater than final yr. I’ll nonetheless enhance.
“I’m not but at 100 per cent, however I’ll be again quickly. It’s not simple once you’ve nearly by no means performed for eight months and now you play each three days.”
The midfielder missed a number of video games in 2020-21 because of a hip harm. He’s now again to full health and appears set to play an important function as Wolfsburg purpose for Champions League qualification.
Good kind may see him focused by Ranieri at Watford in 2022.
Controversy forward of Watford vs Liverpool
Watford’s dwelling recreation in opposition to Liverpool after the worldwide break is causing all sorts of problems.
Brazil have known as up Liverpool stars Alisson, Fabinho and Roberto Firmino for his or her upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
Nevertheless, there are doubts over whether or not the trio will likely be exempt from quarantine guidelines on their return to the UK. Even when they’re given particular remedy, there are considerations over whether or not they would make it again in time.
Liverpool requested that the sport be modified from 12:30 to 19:45 to present their gamers an opportunity of that includes. The Telegraph write that Watford have opposed the transfer as it might be detrimental to followers.