AT LAST! Huddersfield ended a 738-minute away purpose famine as they took the lead at Vicarage Highway.
However what a nightmare for Watford, who noticed skipper Troy Deeney despatched off by ref Michael Oliver within the 33rd minute.
Huddersfield additionally had ex-Watford star Jonathan Hogg despatched off after the hour however nothing may mar their pleasure.
The Terriers had gone eight video games in League and League Cup since their final purpose on the street, of their Three-Zero victory at Crystal Palace on opening day.
Elias Kachunga’s sixth-minute strike seemed suspiciously offside however the roar from the travelling followers may have been heard again in West Yorkshire.
The away supporters pushed their luck with a chant of: ‘We’re profitable away! How s*** should you be, we’re profitable away!
That rebounded on them within the 16th minute with the sight of Kachunga being carried off after dwelling keeper Heurelho Gomes had dived at his ft.
Then Brazilian Richarlison threatened to equalise, however shot over the bar.
However the Terriers have been up for the struggle they usually went 2-Zero up within the 23rd minute.
Proper-wing Collin Quaner was given far an excessive amount of room by Jose Holebas and his cross sailed previous 4 static defenders earlier than Aaron Mooy chested the ball dwelling.
Watford boss Marco Silva had seen sufficient and despatched on schemer Roberto Pereyra instead of centre-back Adrian Mariappa simply earlier than the half hour.
However worse was to comply with for Watford. Deeney was despatched off within the 33rd minute for an awful-looking sort out from behind on Quaner.
That was Watford’s third crimson card in eight days – and Deeney was in solely his fourth sport again after a three-game retrospective ban for gouging Stoke’s Joe Allen.
Oliver additionally reffed that match – and missed Deeney’s unique offence.
City appeared to crush any hope of a fightback by the ten males when Laurent Depoitre made it Three-Zero.
Quaner clashed with Holebas within the Watford field, the ball ran unfastened to Depoitre and the striker shot dwelling regardless of Gomes getting a despairing hand to the ball.
Then Hogg noticed crimson for a second yellow after fouling Richarlison.
Watford noticed a ray of hope within the 68th minute when Abdoulaye Doucoure volleyed in from 25 yards after pouncing on a sloppy headed clearance from Holebas’ right-wing nook.
The Terriers wrapped up the three factors when Mooy transformed penalty within the 89th minute after Doucoure fouled within the field.
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