Watford relish appointed Nigel Pearson as manager till the pause of the season.
The dilapidated Leicester City boss will bewitch fee after Saturday’s Premier League match in opposition to Crystal Palace.
The 56-one year-dilapidated is Watford’s third manager of the season following Quique Sanchez Flores’ sacking on Sunday after much less than 90 days responsible.
“Nigel comes with the general ride and success we imagine can relish a extraordinarily obvious influence on our season,” chairman Scott Duxbury acknowledged.
Watford’s underneath-23 coach Hayden Mullins will oversee Saturday’s fixture.
Floresbecame as soon as pushed aside on Sundayfollowing the 2-1 defeat at Southampton, with the aspect bottom of the Premier League.
He succeeded Javi Gracia, who became as soon as sacked in September.
Pearson final managed within the Premier League at Leicester but became as soon as sacked in May perchance maybe maybe moreover 2015 and changed by Claudio Ranieri, with the Foxes a hit the Premier League title the following season.
He has since had a 5-month spell at Derby County, leaving by mutual consent in October 2016, and at Belgian First Division aspect OH Leuven, where he became as soon as sacked in February 2019.
“Or not it has been a pleasure spending time listening to the fervour with which he talks about the game,” Duxbury acknowledged.
“Saturday provides the ideal opportunity for Nigel to be officially presented to our supporters as Hayden leads the team seeking an main three aspects.”
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