Date: 16th November 2006 at 10:51am
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David James has warned Pompey fans not to take Watford lightly, in what he expects to be a very tough match against his former club.

James said;

‘I’m glad they are back up in the Premiership – I had some wonderful years there. I was there for seven years all told when we were in the old first division. Their league position is not where they would like to be but they are looking like a tough side to beat.

‘Mr Boothroyd has done very well with them and likes to speak his mind. That’s good because everyone knows where he is coming from and he has created a very resilient side. They are direct and can cause problems.

‘I haven’t seen all of their results this season. I know they lost 4-0 to Chelsea last weekend but I don’t think they’ve really been battered by anyone. They are going to be tough to play against.

‘Aidy Boothroyd has instilled resilience into them and they know they have to give 100 per cent in every game.
‘We can’t take our foot off the pedal against them and definitely can’t take them lightly.’


Do you expect Watford to be a tough game?