Nationwide Division One, 27/10/01
Last time: 2-3 (22/01/00)
Lingering memory: Steve Palmer in a rage. Dean Saunders really must be a bastard.
Previous results: See Watford Versus...
Background: See season preview
Last match: vs. Birmingham City (A, 20/10/01, L0-4)
Last line-up: G.Walsh, R.Molenaar, D.Wetherall, A.Tod, A.Myers, G.Locke, S.McCall, G.Whalley, E.Jess, A.Ward, R.Blake (Subs: L.Makel, G.Grant, W.Jacobs, G.Halle, A.Davidson)
Ex-Bantams at Watford: None
Ex-Hornets at City: None
Mutual friends: Craig Ramage, Neil Redfearn, Lee Sinnott, Gary Williams
Web sites: The Boy from Brazil, Billy Bug's Unofficial BCFC Site, The City Gent (Rivals), Official
On this day
Previous reports: None
Celebrity birthdays: Dylan Thomas (1914), John Cleese (1939), ig's mum (cough)
Historical events: In Paris, the first getaway car is used in shop robbery (1901), Du Pont announced "nylon" as the new name for its new synthetic yarn (1938), Gloria Estefan becomes the only pop artist to receive a call from the Pope to perform (1995), fifteen year old Rowdy Blackwell sets a new record by playing 256 tambourines in 20.47 seconds (1996).
Saint of the day: Contard Ferrini, a 19th Century Italian scholar, mastered a dozen languages. Let that be an inspiration to you, sonny.