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31 August 2012

Watford man links-up with Pim again

New loan signing Dale Bennett says he will relish the chance to form a defensive partnership with Pim Balkestein having spent time with him last season at Brentford.

Watford centre-back Bennett, aged 22, enjoyed a successful loan spell with the Bees last season and Balkestein is a familiar face for him to work with once again.

“I was at Brentford last season and I did quite well there so I am looking to continue where I left off during that loan spell,” he said. “I trained with Pim, but he was on loan for a spell when I was at Brentford. I have seen him play a fair bit though and I know what he is about from training. Watford have been massive for my development as I have been there for nine years. Not a lot was happening for me at this time though, Watford have signed about 15 players and it was the right time for me to go out and get games. I decided to grab the opportunity with both hands when it was offered to me.”

at the training ground shortly after signing today with the full video interview available on Dons Player. Our new loan signing was speaking


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