William Troost-Ekong says Watford's promotion to the Premier League vindicates his decision to leave Serie A for the English League Championship.
Watford earned promotion to the Premier League on Saturday with two games to spare, after defeating Millwall 1-0 in the Championship.
Norwich City's Championship title celebrations were put on ice as they lost 1-0 at home to second-placed Watford on Tuesday.
Watford's Adam Masina scored a stoppage-time winner as they beat Cardiff City 2-1 and Swansea City eased to a 1-0 victory at Luton Town.
Donny van de Beek has been used sparingly since his £40m arrival but vs. Watford in the FA Cup, the Dutchman showcased what he can offer Man United.
Manchester United advanced to the FA Cup fourth round with a win over Watford thanks to an early goal from Scott McTominay.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said goalkeeper Sergio Romero and defender Marcos Rojo are free to leave the club this month.
Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster has played for Manchester United and England, but now he shares another sporting passion through his YouTube channel.
William Troost-Ekong moved from Udinese to Watford, hoping to help the Hornets return to the English Premier League.
Manchester United want Jadon Sancho but are looking at a backup in the form of Watford star Ismaila Sarr. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.
Jurgen Klopp's side have contacted the Championship side over Sarr, sources have told ESPN, and are at the enquiry stage of the deal.
Gerard Delulofeu played under Ronald Koeman for six months in 2017 at Everton.
Watford were relegated from the Premier League on Sunday after losing a thrilling 3-2 defeat at the hands of Arsenal.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta said on Thursday that the club's Premier League position reflects how they have underachieved this season as they prepare
Manchester City pounded relegation-threatened Watford in both clubs' penultimate Premier League match on Tuesday.
Watford captain Troy Deeney has dismissed reports a fight broke out in the dressing room during Friday's 3-1 defeat by West Ham United.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has said Arsenal deserve credit for what they do on the pitch but he has little respect for them off it.
Watford are in 17th position and battling to avoid the relegation zone.
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