Unique – Watford are hoping to influence Euro 2020 star Jens Stryger Larsen to maneuver to the Premier League.
The 30-year-old has impressed this summer time with Denmark, serving to his nation attain a shock semi-final earlier than being eradicated by England after extra-time at Wembley. He excelled taking part in at proper wing-back throughout their run via the match.
90min understands that Watford are actually able to push via a deal for Larsen – who has made 140 appearances for the membership in all competitions after beforehand taking part in for Brondby, FC Nordsjælland and Austria Wien – and it is unlikely they may encounter any issues in negotiations with Udinese.
The Serie A facet are additionally owned by the Pozzo household and the 2 have incessantly exchanged gamers over the previous couple of years, most notably Gerard Deulofeu – who departed for Italy after Watford have been relegated again to the Championship final yr.
Watford are actually again within the Premier League after securing promotion again to the highest flight on the first time of asking, and are gearing up for his or her return with a flurry of exercise within the switch market.
Strikes for Emmanuel Dennis, Imran Louza, Mattie Pollock, Ashley Fletcher, Kwadwo Baah, Peter Etebo and Josh King have already been finalised, whereas Watford have additionally captured the signing of free agent Danny Rose after his launch from Tottenham.
The 31-year-old was forged adrift throughout his closing 12 months in north London, and revealed upon his arrival that he was grateful to Watford for giving him the chance to proceed his profession within the Premier League.
“I do really feel that I’ve been off the map for a yr,” Rose said. “It’s not ideally suited, however I’m eager, I’m over the moon than I’m right here and I used to be presumably trying to go overseas, however I’ve been given a possibility to play in one of the best league once more and I intend to take it with each palms.
“[Gino Pozzo] mentioned he desires to be the one who places me again on the map and I’m grateful and I absolutely intend to repay him that for so long as I’m right here.”
First up for Watford subsequent season is a conflict with Aston Villa at Vicarage Street, earlier than Xisco takes his facet out on the street for consecutive away days at Brighton and Tottenham.