Former Watford boss Billy McKinlay admitted he was "disappointed" and "surprised" to lose his job after just eight days in charge
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Conclusion from Legends match at Champions Festival earlier: Zola could probably still play in playoff final on Monday, unbelievable skills!
– Watford manager Gianfranco Zola
But there is always a bigger game ahead of you. The next one is important and the second leg on Sunday even more important.
If I want to be a successful manager I have to play important game after important game, it is a challenge.
I never played a play-off as a player so I can only imagine the importance is more like playing at a World Cup or European Championship. You are playing a series of finals. But we will take it step by step.