Aiyegbeni Yakubu says he never feared he had missed out on FA Cup glory when he quit English football for China in 2012.
Ryan Nelsen believes West Ham have issued a statement of intent by tying Winston Reid to a new deal.
Doyley's previous deal was due to expire this summer, but Sky Sports understands terms have been agreed on a new contract to keep the defender at Vicarage Road.
The versatile stopper made 38 appearances last season as the Hornets reached the play-off final, only to lose to Crystal Palace.
Watford boss Gianfranco Zola is keen to keep hold of Doyley and has offered the Jamaica international a one-year contract extension.
The 30-year-old has come through the youth ranks at Watford and has made over 400 appearances for the Hornets.