Loach back to bolster Hornets

Watford boss Malky Mackay will recall new England goalkeeper Scott Loach to his side for the Championship visit of Coventry on Saturday.

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Loach: On England duty in midweek

Loach: On England duty in midweek

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Loach missed the 3-0 Carling Cup win at Aldershot in midweek after his surprise call-up to the England squad but will be back between the posts when former boss Aidy Boothroyd returns to Vicarage Road.

Back-up keeper Rene Gilmartin made his debut in midweek but will not be on the bench as he has a knock.

Mackay named a strong side against the Shots and was rewarded as striker Danny Graham scored twice to take his tally to four in two games.

New signing Troy Deeney is likely to be on the bench again as he waits for his full debut following his £500,000 switch from Walsall.

Defender Dale Bennett returned from injury to be on the bench in midweek, meaning Mackay has no injury concerns.

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Saturday, 25 October 2014
12:15
Millwall v Cardiff
15:00
Birm'ham v B'mouth
Bolton v Brentford
Brighton v Rotherham
Derby v Wigan
Ipswich v Huddsf'ld
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2 Watford 13 11 25
3 M'boro 13 7 23
4 Wolves 13 5 23
5 Norwich 13 10 22
6 N Forest 13 9 22
7 Charlton 14 1 22
8 B'mouth 13 6 21
9 Ipswich 13 4 20
10 Cardiff 13 2 19
11 Blackburn 13 -1 19
12 Brentford 13 -1 19
13 Sheff Wed 13 0 18
14 Rotherham 13 -3 16
15 Leeds 13 -3 16
16 Huddsf'ld 13 -6 16
17 Reading 13 -8 15
18 Millwall 13 -3 14
19 Fulham 14 -6 14
20 Wigan 13 -2 12
21 Brighton 13 -3 12
22 Birm'ham 13 -8 11
23 Bolton 13 -13 8
24 Blackpool 13 -11 6

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