Kenedy Joins On Loan

Watford FC is delighted to announce the signing of Chelsea's Kenedy on a season-long loan. 

A versatile addition to Walter Mazzarri's Premier League squad, the left-sided operator can play at full-back or in a more advanced midfield role. 

The 20-year-old Brazilian came through the ranks with Rio de Janeiro side Fluminese before joining Chelsea prior to the 2015/2016 season. 

Kenedy made 20 appearances in his debut year at Stamford Bridge, scoring twice.

First Team 30/08/2016

Official | Return Of The Mapps

Watford FC is delighted to announce the signing of defender Adrian Mariappa on a three-year deal.

The 29-year old rejoins the Hornets after spending three seasons at Crystal Palace, making 49 appearances in his time at Selhurst Park.

The Jamaica international has won 38 caps for his country and joined Reading in 2012 before moving to the Premier League with the Eagles in September 2013. 

Mariappa made 247 appearances in his first spell at Vicarage Road after graduating through the club's Academy and was voted the Golden Boys' 2011/12 Player of the Season. 

He will wear the number six shirt in Walter Mazzarri's Hornets' squad.