Month: May 1982

8th May 1982- Division Two, Watford 3 Leicester City 1


English Division Two (old) Table »
Barnsley 3-0 Queens Park Rangers  
Bolton Wanderers 3-1 Sheffield Wednesday  
Cambridge United 4-0 Charlton Athletic  
Cardiff City 0-1 Crystal Palace  
Chelsea 1-2 Luton Town  
Newcastle United 4-2 Wrexham  
Norwich City 2-0 Leyton Orient  
Oldham Athletic 1-1 Derby County  
Rotherham United 4-1 Blackburn Rovers  
Shrewsbury Town 2-0 Grimsby Town  
Watford 3-1 Leicester City

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4th May 1982- Division Two, Watford 2 Wrexham 0

The game that saw us promoted to the top flight for the first time in our history.

100 greatest100 Greatest Watford wins- No.11: The clock said 9.26pm when the final whistle went.After 91 years, Watford could finally call themselves a First Division club.

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Taken from the programme on 22nd April 1995- New Division One, Watford 1 Bristol City 0

English Division Two (old) Table »
Barnsley 0-2 Leicester City  
Bolton Wanderers 3-2 Derby County  
Cambridge United 1-0 Blackburn Rovers  
Oldham Athletic 1-0 Charlton Athletic  
Rotherham United 2-2 Sheffield Wednesday  
Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Crystal Palace  
Watford 2-0 Wrexham

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