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Gracia keen to move on

28th February 2019, 17:51 by Jack Ogalbe

Watford boss Javi Gracia says there is no time to dwell on Wednesday's loss at Liverpool with Leicester to come on Sunday.

The Hornets headed to Anfield with only one defeat in 11 games but were outclassed but the Premier League leaders, going down 5-0 on Merseyside.

Wednesday's loss saw them drop below Wolves to eighth on goal difference but they can bounce back on their own patch at high noon on Sunday.

The visitors to Vicarage Road will have something to prove as new boss Brendan Rodgers, himself a former Watford coach, will take to the dugout for the first time in charge of the Foxes.

After their slump at Anfield, Gracia is keen for his squad to move on and is already focusing on this weekend's game.

"We carry on this week to be focused on the next game," he said. "We have very good players, we have a very good squad and we will continue playing in the same way we have done."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Jack Ogalbe has been working for the team since his student days, having enjoyed a successful placement. He is an avid West Ham fan but also enjoys writing on rugby union, golf, tennis and cycling.

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