Watford sign McEachran.

20/09/2013 17:17

Watford have this evening signed 20 year old Chelsea midfielder Josh McEachran on loan until January. They hornets have the option of extending the deal if they choose to do so. McEachran spent the whole of last season on loan at Middlesbrough where he made a total of 38 appearances. He turned proffesional at Chelsea in 2010 and has made 11 appearances for them to date. He spent half a season on loan at Swansea City in 2012 as well. Gianfranco Zola made no secret that he wanted to add another midfielder and this signing come's a day after target and former Watford loanee Nathaniel Chalobah. McEachran is not available to play in tommorws match against Barnsley but he will meet up with his new team mates the following day. Welcome to the club Josh.