New Watford Nigerian striker Emmanuel Dennis has expressed his joy playing in the English Premier League. The striker scored on debut for the Premier League newcomers. He also said he enjoyed linking up with Ismaïla Sarr in Saturday’s 3-2 win over Aston Villa.
Emmanuel Dennis Speaks of Connection with Sarr
The striker said the game is one he will remember “for all my life”. Emmanuel Dennis netted the opener and turned provider for Sarr’s goal, a player he feels he has a good connection with on the pitch. The former Union Berlin and Club Brugg striker said: “We get along well in training when we play together, and I know he’s going to be really important for me if I’m going to be in the number nine.”
He also said: “I’m really happy with the combination. It’s a process, so I’m really happy we started in a good way, and we keep working.” The Nigeria international scored after just 10 minutes to give the Hornets the lead on an unforgettable afternoon. “I’ll remember this for all my life,” he said. “I’m speechless; I don’t know what to say!”
Emmanuel Dennis also said: “We have energy,” he said. “I’m really happy because we’ve been working hard for a really long time, so I’m happy we could give the fans a good performance, and they can go home smiling.”