Watford have confirmed the appointment of Rob Edwards as the club’s new head coach
The news was announced via Watford official website on Wednesday.
The Forest Green Rovers boss will move to Vicarage Road following the end of the 2021-22 campaign, when Roy Hodgson is set to leave the club.
But Forest Green Rover owner Dale Vince had expressed his displeasure at the approach for his manager, but Watford explained in a statement on the its website.
They wrote: “Rob had a contractual provision allowing him to leave Forest Green Rovers at any time to discuss employment opportunities at other clubs and the Hornets are delighted to confirm our discussions concluded today.”