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Nigel Pearson says he has been “overwhelmed” by messages of strengthen since being sacked as Watford manager.
Pearson used to be appointed in December nonetheless disregarded on Sunday with Watford in 17th location within the Premier League, three functions above the relegation zone.
Under-23s coach Hayden Mullins has been placed in non permanent payment for the final two league games of the season.
“Despite the truth that no longer ready to achieve the duty I was brought in to achieve, I want Watford the total supreme,” Pearson tweeted.
“I’ve been overwhelmed by the effectively wants I’ve bought from Watford supporters and the football community. Thank you fascinated with your variety messages.”
Watford had been bottom of the Premier League with factual one retract in 15 matches when Pearson used to be appointed on a deal till the live of the season.
The club is now browsing for its 13th permanent manager since Sean Dyche took payment 9 years within the past.
Under Pearson, Watford received seven games within the Premier League, nonetheless the Hornets had been soundly beaten by West Ham on Friday.
Their final two games of the season are a commute to Manchester City and the visit of Arsenal.
The club is predicted to place up a news conference at 15: 00 BST on Monday.
BBC Sport football reporter Simon Stone:
Period in-between boss Hayden Mullins will remark at Monday’s news conference nonetheless it indubitably is but to be made up our minds if a club executive will additionally be most up-to-date to portray the thinking behind Nigel Pearson’s shock dismissal.
BBC Sport understands the choice used to be no longer purely down to Watford’s first-half performance at West Ham on Friday.
The Hornets had been 3-0 down nonetheless this used to be the most up-to-date in a chain of nefarious first-half shows. At no level because the Premier League resumed occupy Watford scored first in a game. Their two victories – in opposition to Norwich and Newcastle – had been both comebacks.
The performance in opposition to Southampton on 28 June, when Watford misplaced 3-1 at Vicarage Avenue, used to be so wretched there used to be a theory Pearson will had been replaced then.
Mullins will seemingly be guilty for the final two games in opposition to Manchester City and Arsenal, nonetheless it indubitably is known he has no chance of getting the job plump-time.
|Watford’s many recent managers|
|League records supreme|
|Nigel Pearson (2019-20)||20||7||25||35|
|Quique Sanchez Flores (2019)||10||1||7||10|
|Javi Gracia (2018-19)||56||18||66||32|
|Marco Silva (2017-18)||24||7||26||29|
|Walter Mazzarri (2016-17)||38||11||40||29|
|Quique Sanchez Flores (2015-16)||38||12||45||32|
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