Tag: Aug18

18th August 2001-New Division One, Watford 3 Rotherham United 2

 

BBC SportWatford had a slice of good fortune in their victory over Rotherham to give Gianluca Vialli his first league win since he took charge.

BSAD imageBSAD report: It began with operatic bellowing from a Pavarotti impersonator, as well as dancing girls and a new, apparently divorced Harry Hornet.

Rotherham
Taken from the programme on 27th August 2001-New Division One, Watford 2 Walsall 1

18th August 1998-League Cup First Round Second Leg, Watford 1 Cambridge Utd 1 (Cambridge won 2-1 on aggregate)

 

BSAD imageA bit of inaudible mumbling from the PA, an unmistakable rattle of drums and it’s back. “Z Cars” returns to Vicarage Road, unheralded but still welcomed with open arms. It might well be a godforsaken wailing mess of a tune, so old and dusty and dated that no amount of revamping will ever save it, but it’s ourgodforsaken wailing mess of a tune. Which, if you think about it, is a pretty good metaphor for what supporting a football club ought to be about.