Bournemouth clash against Watford delayed after fire alarm

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Wednesday's Premier League clash at the Vitality Stadium will kick-off at 8pm GMT after a 15-minute delay was caused

Bournemouth's Premier League clash with Watford has been delayed by 15 minutes after fire crews were called to an incident at the Vitality Stadium.

Kick-off had been scheduled for 7:45pm GMT on Wednesday but a fire alarm meant fans were unable to access the East Stand.

An inspection found nothing suspicious, meaning the match will instead begin at 2000 GMT.

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Victory for Bournemouth would see them climb above ninth-placed Watford in the league table.

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