With several young players on the pitch the Hornets continued to control the second half. The midfield duo of Lo-Everton and Henry Wise dictated the tempo, and the travelling Watford fans also got to see new striker Joshua King, who linked up well with Deeney.
Sixteen-year-old George Abbott played another half of men’s football alongside William Troost-Ekong, who played the full 90 minutes.
Unfortunately, winger Dapo Mebude picked up an injury late on in the match which forced the game into an early end.
Following the cancellation of this weekend’s friendly with Barnsley, the squad will continue to train on Saturday. The next test will be on August 7 when they travel to Selhurst Park to take on fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace.