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Sarr continues Watford revival in Bournemouth win

19:32 GMT+3 12/01/2020
Watford's Ismaila Sarr 2019-20
The Senegal international is enjoying a fine run of form with the Hornets since the appointment of Pearson in December

Ismaila Sarr has been directly involved in four goals in six Premier League games under Nigel Pearson, more than he managed under Javi Gracia, Quique Sanchez Flores and Hayden Mullins combined.

The 21-year-old provided the assist for Watford’s opening goal in their 3-0 victory over Bournemouth on Sunday.

Prior to the appointment of Pearson, Sarr who moved to England in the summer, managed just a goal in nine matches for the Hornets.

His contribution at the Vitality Stadium took his tally to two goals and two assists after 15 Premier League games this season.

On Tuesday, the Senegalese attacker will be looking to help 19th-placed Watford continue their five-game unbeaten run when they visit Tranmere Rovers for the return leg of their FA Cup fixture.