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.

Scan 48
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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