London - Watford striker Jude Odion Ighalo says the win over
Swansea last weekend has boosted their confidence and believes it will spur
them on to win more matches this season.
The Hornets take on struggling Newcastle United this
Saturday at St. James's Park, knowing that a win will continue to improve their
fortunes on the table.
Watford are currently placed 13th on the log with 6 points
after 5 games, but only secured their first win of the season against Swansea
last weekend, with the 26-year old scoring the winner.
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And he believes that win has done so much good for their
confidence and they will go into the game against Newcastle United with much
"The three points we got in our last game was really
good for us," he said.
"We have been doing well as a team but we were not
scoring enough and so we weren't winning games.
"But that win against Swansea will give us a boost and
it is good for our confidence ahead of the next game (against Newcastle).
"With ten men against Swansea, we still fought hard and
kept the win and I'm so happy we have showed that much composure and it is good
for the team's confidence," Ighalo stated.
The Nigerian has now scored 2 goals for Watford this season,
his first coming against Everton on the opening weekend. He is expected to
start when they take on the Magpies this weekend.
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