Former France midfielder, Etienne Capoue has moved to Spanish team Villarreal for a confidential fee.
The 32-year-old playmaker, who moved in the Hornets from Tottenham for a then club-record transfer fee in 2015, has accepted a deal until June 2023 with the LaLiga club
He has played 181 times forWatford
, counting 11 times this term in the Sky Bet Championship following the team’s relegation from the Premier League, netting 14 goals.
“The Hornets thank Etienne for his efforts over the past five-and-a-half years and wish him well for the future,”
as a statement says onWatford
, who got the last of his seven international caps seven years ago, started his profession with the French club, Toulouse before joining England to move in Hotspurs in 2013.
He was selected as
’s player of the season for the 2018-19 campaign, having aided the club to get to the FA Cup final and finish 11th in the top flight.