Date: 26th August 2009 at 1:15pm
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Braveheart Watford boss, Malky Mackay reckons he saw a “team of warriors” fight the Watford cause at Elland Road, and insisted there was dignity in defeat to Leeds.

The Hornets gaffer, who`s new buzz word appears to be “courage” told the waiting press that he was “proud of his players?and the way we drove to the end” despite an extra time 2-1 loss to the League One giants.

And, even without yellow and red facepaint, our Braveheart boss hailed “I look at my group and I see a team of warriors out there who really gave their all for the club tonight they threw everything at Leeds?”

Malky added “?we dominated up to about 35 minutes in, played some good stuff and their goalkeeper made 4 or 5 exceptional saves”.

Hmm, its not quite “On my command, release war” is it?

And Leeds boss Simon Grayson also completely disagrees with the Watford war cry, stating “[goalkeeper] Shane`s saves were from long distance and they never cut us open?the game should have been dead and buried by the time Watford scored.”