Watford: Nigel Pearson succeeds Quique Sanchez Flores as manager
Watford have appointed Nigel Pearson as director.
Control will be taken by the Leicester City manager following Saturday’s Premier League game.
The 56-year-old is currently Watford’s third director of this season following Quique Sanchez Flores’ sacking following less than 90 days in charge on Sunday.
“Nigel includes each the experience and success we believe can have an extremely positive impact on our entire year,” chairman Scott Duxbury said.
Saturday’s fixture will be overseen by watford trainer Hayden Mullins.
More to follow.