Nigel Pearson left gutted at being denied the possibility to ‘end the duty I used to be introduced in to attain’ after Watford sacked him with simply two video games of the season to go as he admits he is been ‘overwhelmed’ by assist from followers
- Nigel Pearson was sacked by Watford on Sunday with two video games remaining
- The Hornets stay in relegation hazard forward of dealing with Man Metropolis and Arsenal
- Pearson has spoken out about his sacking, admitting he needed to complete the job
- He revealed he had been inundated with messages of assist from Watford followers
Nigel Pearson has admitted he’s upset he couldn’t ‘end the job’ after being sacked by Watford with two video games left of the Premier League season.
Sportsmail reported on Sunday that the previous Leicester boss had been axed after falling out with proprietor Gino Pozzo within the aftermath of the membership’s 3-1 defeat at West Ham on Friday night time.
Coaches Hayden Mullins and Graham Stack will take over for the remainder of the marketing campaign with officers pissed off by the Hornets’ lack of kind. Pearson revealed he has been ‘overwhelmed’ by messages of assist from followers since leaving Vicarage Highway and wished the membership properly for the remaining matches.
Nigel Pearson has praised Watford followers for his or her assist after he was sacked by the membership
He stated he had been ‘overwhelmed’ by messages from supporters and wished the membership properly
Writing on Twitter, he stated: ‘I have been overwhelmed by the well-wishes I’ve acquired from Watford supporters and the soccer group.
‘Thanks all on your type messages. Though not capable of end the duty I used to be introduced in to attain, I want Watford all the perfect for his or her closing two video games. Cheers, Nige.’
Pearson turned Watford’s third sacking of the season after the membership parted firm with Javi Gracia in September earlier than changing him with former boss Quique Sanchez Flores – who lasted solely three months.
Watford fell to a disappointing 3-1 defeat at West Ham leaving them at risk of relegation
The membership introduced in Pearson in December, along with his main job to maintain the group within the Premier League – and initially he impressed a revival on the membership, overseeing notable wins towards Manchester United and Liverpool.
Nonetheless, they’ve gained simply twice because the Premier League restart and face two daunting video games towards Manchester Metropolis and Arsenal to complete off the marketing campaign as they battle for survival.
A press release on Sunday learn: ‘Watford FC confirms that Nigel Pearson has left the membership with quick impact.
Pearson was understood to be a preferred determine with the squad who had been shocked he was axed
‘Hayden Mullins, with Graham Stack as his assistant, will take up the place of Interim Head Coach for the Hornets’ closing two Premier League fixtures of the 2019/20 season. There might be no additional membership remark.’
Gamers are understood to be shocked by the choice to choice to axe Pearson as he was a preferred determine among the many squad having caused an enchancment since arriving within the dugout.
Former Leicester and Southampton boss Claude Puel is among the entrance runners to take over from Pearson on the finish of the season.