Watford Football Club

Once owned by Sir Elton John, this football club, nicknamed The Hornets, has competed in the Premier League since being promoted after the 2014-15 season. The club is now the property of the Pozzo family, who also own Italian football team Udinese. Broadcasting money boosted revenues 31% to £123.9m in 2017. The team won the first four games of the 2018-19 season.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank249
CompanyWatford Football Club
ActivityFootball club
LocationWatford
Sales £m123.9
Operating profit £m13.7
Main shareholdersGino Pozzo (100%)
Staff254
Founded1881
Websitewww.watfordfc.com

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