Newcastle had to settle for a 1-1 draw against Watford after Joao Pedro struck a late equaliser for the visitors in their Premier League clash.
Holders Leicester eased into the FA Cup fourth round after a 4-1 win over Watford on Saturday.
While Manchester City may beat their own Premier League record of 100 points, the teams at the bottom of the table could set marks of their own.
Watford midfielder Ismaila Sarr has been released by his club to join up with Senegal's squad for the Africa Cup of Nations finals.
Senegal are accusing Watford of refusing to release Ismaila Sarr for this month's Africa Cup of Nations.
Tottenham Hotspur's top four bid was boosted by a 1-0 win at relegation threatend Watford as Davinson Sanchez scored a 96th minute winner.
Nigeria striker Emmanuel Dennis has been excused from participating at the Africa Cup of Nations as his club side Watford are "baring fangs."
It's the time of year when we make pledges that will almost certainly be broken before the end of January, and the Premier League is no different.
At the halfway point of the season, it's a good time to pause and reflect on the teams, players and matches that have defined 2021-22 to date.
Manchester City are title favourites and Norwich are set for relegation. Beyond that, it's up for grabs. Here's the Premier League half-term report.
West Ham United ended a three-game winless run, romping to a 4-1 win at struggling Watford in the Premier League on Tuesday.
The Premier League's COVID-19 crisis continues as Burnley's match against Watford on Wednesday has been the latest fixture to be postponed.
Watford's Emmanuel Dennis continues to put his hand up for Nigeria, while Mo Salah was on the scoresheet again for Liverpool this past gameweek.
Late goals from Pontus Jansson and Bryan Mbuemo gave Brentford a 2-1 home win over Watford in the Premier League.
Manchester City cruised to a 3-1 away win over Watford on Saturday to move a point clear at the top of the Premier League.
There was a jostling for top spot in our Nigeria rankings, where a battle raged between Watford's Emmanuel Dennis and Feyenoord's Cyriel Dessers.
Chelsea remain top of the Premier League as winger Hakim Ziyech scored a winner to help claim a 2-1 victory over Watford on Wednesday.
Two Premier League matches were paused due to medical emergencies in the stands on Wednesday, although both were resumed with 30 minutes.
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