Watford FC: Ex Premier League Players

Where are these ex Watford Premier League players now?

Welcome to the Watford legends page – the gateway to information on ex Hornets who have played in the Premier League.

In addition to information on ex players we have also added statistics which include the top scorers, most appearances and also the club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the EPL.


Robert Page – Premier League Appearances: 36 | Goals Scored: 1

Rob Page only spent one season in the Premier League which was Watford’s maiden season in 1999-2000 but it was a personal success as he was voted player of the season. Read More..


Steve Palmer – Premier League Appearances: 93 | Goals Scored: 1

A rock at the back during his time in the Premier League with Ipswich Town and Watford, Palmer called time on his career in 2006 after a spell as player/coach at MK Dons. Read More..


Damien Francis – Premier League Appearances: 95 | Goals Scored: 11

Damien Francis’ career was cruelly cut short at the age of 28 after he injured his cruciate knee ligaments whilst playing for Watford in 2007 and had no choice but to retire. Read More..


Premier League Statistics

This table shows the players who have made the most appearances for Watford and who has scored the most goals in the EPL.

(info correct as of 08/01/20).

Top EPL GoalscorersGoalsMost EPL AppearancesGames
Troy Deeney40Troy Deeney145
Odion Ighalo16Etienne Capoue141
Abdoulaye Doucoure15Abdoulaye Doucoure112
Gerard Deulofeu14Jose Holebas112
Roberto Pereyra14Craig Cathcart111
Andre Gray14Heurelho Gomes100
Etienne Capoue9Roberto Pereyra92
Heidar Helguson6Adrian Mariappa89
Daryl Janmaat5Ben Foster87
Hameur Bouazza5Christian Kabasele77

Statistics provided by Statbunker