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And it also brought back memories of when he finished his first degree – in economics and business management at Newcastle University – five years ago, becoming the first Premier League player in more than 20 years to graduate with first-class honours. Watmore was also part of the first England side to win the Toulon Tournament in 22 years in 2016. 1 of 2 Go to page. ‘I genuinely believe that I’ve still got a lot left to give. [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] ‘It’s quite cool just to know that you’ve played against players like that, as well as the kind of players that were in my England team that have gone on to start for the first team, like Jordan Pickford, Ben Chilwell, Dele Alli, Ruben Loftus-Cheek. ‘I have grown such an affection for the fan base and the people in the area. It was also not because of Netflix, as the first series of Sunderland ‘Til I Die was only aired a week after he received that letter. To even think they knew who I was, it was a very nice moment. I have used this period to seriously step up my fitness game. But that bring us on to the subject of the behind-the-scenes docu-series that followed Sunderland’s relegation from the Championship, and then their defeat in last season’s League One play-off final. He remembers a phone call from England manager Southgate, who then sent him two self-help books. Watmore’s final submission was his dissertation looking into the social impact of Common Goal, the project Juan Mata launched for players to pledge one per cent of their salaries to charity. Where would I be?” But I just feel so grateful to have had those memories with England.’. And then there was another arrival in the post that took him even more by surprise – a letter from Real Madrid. Published: 09:30 EST, 28 June 2020 | Updated: 12:26 EST, 28 June 2020. A decent young talent before not one but 2 bad injuries. His recent days have been spent reading (Prisoner’s of Geography by Tim Marshall), running (his 5km personal best is 16 minutes and 50 seconds) and rearranging his own wedding (his planned May 30 nuptials were cancelled). Duncan Watmore of Sunderland (Image: Sunderland AFC). Reactions: Private Gomer Pyle and snicketjuice. But now he is desperate to get back doing what he does best. The club has cemented Duncan Watmore’s immediate future on Teesside by signing the attacker on a short-term contract. If my knee couldn’t hold for six games, how was it going to get through the rest of my career? ‘I’m a big cricket fan so hopefully he can get me to a couple of games! But that was not the only chapter which closed for Watmore that day. Duncan Watmore struck another double to help Middlesbrough to a 3-0 win over out-of-sorts Millwall at the Riverside. Thankfully, Watmore has made a full recovery. By Nicole Douglas... Armed anti-lockdown protesters storm Oregon State Capitol building during special session shouting 'We just want our rights back!' That is probably the best memory I have in the game. 'I believed they sewn my head onto somebody else's body!' Duncan returned to make 16 appearances for Sunderland in 2018/19, and in March last year scored an important equaliser away to Wycombe Wanderers. That said I think Sunderland made it very clear he wasn't wanted due to wage and his contract running out (didn't offer him a new one). Whether it be in this country or abroad, I am open to all ideas. And excited is exactly how Watmore feels about the next chapter of his career. Watmore could not help the Black Cats to promotion from League One in the past two years. Duncan Watmore. ‘I’m a big cricket fan so hopefully he can get me to a couple of games! That’s why I am just desperate for them to eventually get back to the Premier League because that’s where they deserve to be.’, After his release from Sunderland, Watmore's future lies away from the north-east. Although for this footballer, it had nothing to do with his sport’s return. Pep Guardiola tells Arsenal it would be a 'BIG mistake' to sack his former No 2 Mikel Arteta despite dire... Mikel Arteta reveals Nicolas Pepe is 'hurting and suffering' following poor run of form... but Arsenal... Manchester United 'make formal contact with David Alaba's representatives after joining race for defender's... Are you sure, Ole?! ‘I would have loved to have ended with a promotion because that’s what the club needs and deserves,’ he says. That took the 26-year-old’s tally to four goals in just six appearances for Boro. Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group. With 15 minutes to go and his team trailing, he came off the bench and won a penalty, scored the second and provided another assist to clinch a crucial 3-1 win. Nov 16, 2020 #1 International over. Even with new federal aid on the way, many Americans face a holiday of tough choices, trying to celebrate while dealing with pressing needs. ‘I understand why the club wanted to do it and obviously a lot of people have enjoyed watching it, but I deliberately stayed away from the cameras,’ admits Watmore, who worked under nine different permanent managers on Wearside. That is probably the best memory I have in the game. He remembers a phone call from England manager Southgate, who then sent him two self-help books. Less than a month after that goal against France, he ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in a win over then Premier League champions Leicester. 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It is not the way Watmore, who was told he has been let go for financial reasons, wanted to bow out. ‘I genuinely believe that I’ve still got a lot left to give. ‘To open an envelope and it’s from Real Madrid, signed by the president, wishing you the best in recovery, that was an unbelievable touch,’ he says.Â, ‘It really did put a smile on my face. It won’t have been from scouting that’s for sure!’, Watmore received a letter wishing him well, signed by Real Madrid president Florentino Perez. It’s the best stadium atmosphere I have ever been in. ‘I remember getting into the changing room and just bursting into tears. This enforced break has given Watmore chance to reflect on those days with Gareth Southgate’s Young Lions, when one newspaper headline dubbed him ‘one of England’s brightest talents’. 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The Black Cats … ‘And Sam Allardyce put up the video of my graduation in front of all of the lads!Â, ‘He gave me a bit of a ribbing, but at the same time he was really good about it and said, “You’ve worked really hard for your degree – now you need a master’s in football”. ‘I remember the day after my graduation at Newcastle, we had our team meeting for our game,’ recalls Watmore. ‘I haven’t watched all of the episodes. I remember under Allardyce when we beat Everton 3-0 and stayed up. ‘It’s a pretty cool job,’ says Watmore. Duncan Watmore spent seven years at Sunderland before joining Middlesbrough. When the League One campaign was curtailed earlier this month, the Black Cats were outside the play-off places in eighth, consigning them to a third year in the third tier. Thankfully, Watmore has made a full recovery. The 26-year-old has signed an initial contract until mid-January after training under the watchful eye of Neil Warnock for some weeks now. He is obviously going in at a tricky time because of the financial implications that all sports are suffering, but I know he is excited for the challenge.’. ‘Hopefully there is a club out there for me. Watmore’s future, however, now lies elsewhere. ‘I remember getting into the changing room and just bursting into tears. ‘I feel as fit as I’ve ever felt. Paul Pogba has a 'very, very good attitude' and could stay at Man United if the club win... 'The human body can only take so much': UFC icon Michael Bisping expresses concern for Tony Ferguson as he... Mikel Arteta admits his Arsenal side MUST 'turn things around or will find themselves in big trouble' after... 'It's a team full of KIDDERS': Jamie Redknapp insists Arsenal's experienced stars are the problem after 4-1... Carlo Ancelotti reveals Sir Alex Ferguson asked him about becoming Manchester United manager as he prepared... Dana White will only convince Khabib Nurmagomedov to come back if he 'taps into competitive spirit' rather... 'Serious question - why did Arsenal sell Martinez? But the energetic forward – who Allardyce nicknamed ‘the Road Runner’ – is also aware of his current career status at a time when many of his fellow England U21s graduates have gone on to claim full international honours. The next November, just six games into his comeback in the Championship, Watmore suffered the same injury in a match with Millwall. And he has fond memories of a friendly in France that November, when he started in a front three with Tammy Abraham and Jack Grealish and scored a 35-yard chip. He is obviously going in at a tricky time because of the financial implications that all sports are suffering, but I know he is excited for the challenge.’, And excited is exactly how Watmore feels about the next chapter of his career.Â. "I feel I'm in a really good place and my body feels physically very robust," said the forward in his first interview after signing a short-term deal with Boro . Duncan Watmore, 26, from England Middlesbrough FC, since 2020 Right Winger Market value: €800Th. I am excited to prove to people that I can get back to where I was before.’. The former England Under-21s star, who signed up to the scheme himself in 2017, admits writing his thesis was a welcome distraction amid the uncertainty of Sunderland’s season and his own footballing future. The next November, just six games into his comeback in the Championship, Watmore suffered the same injury in a match with Millwall. Whether it be in this country or abroad, I am open to all ideas. Intensive Care Units Are Filling Up, L.A. 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Duncan Watmore admits he is open to a move abroad this summer as he looks to resurrect his career away from Sunderland. If my knee couldn’t hold for six games, how was it going to get through the rest of my career? Watmore joined Boro as a free agent last month, having been released … Recent free agent signing Duncan Watmore is only signed until January. He was fit last season but hardly did anything. ': Gunners fans criticise Mikel Arteta's decision to play... CHRIS SUTTON: Mikel Arteta clings to lone bright spark Gabriel Martinelli... he was wrong to start young... Farm Heroes Saga, the #4 Game on iTunes. The 26-year-old insists he is fully fit and determined to find a new club in the near future. EXCLUSIVE - Jetski Romeo is FREED in time for Christmas: Boyfriend who crossed the Irish Sea to see his girlfriend is released by the... My dog’s got no nose… Pet is left without a snout after getting hit by a train - but she’s still a happy little... TV’s Dr Amir Khan has the coronavirus vaccine on Lorraine, Isolation Helps Homeless Population Escape Worst of Virus, For Millions of Jobless, Christmas Is a Season to Endure, Not Celebrate, See Where U.S. Shortly before Sheffield United kicked off at Aston Villa last Wednesday, Sunderland announced they were releasing their longest-serving first-team player after seven years at the club. Duncan Ian Watmore (born 8 March 1994) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Middlesbrough. as police declare unlawful assembly Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It won’t have been from scouting that’s for sure!’, Watmore received a letter wishing him well, signed by Real Madrid president Florentino Perez. :neutral: The lad needs peddled. I honestly don’t know how they did. ‘It is human nature to think, “What if this happened? The trolling you and others gave him was unacceptable imo for a fan . [size=32]Middlesbrough manager Neil Warnock is keen to sign Duncan Watmore[/size] NEIL WARNOCK expects to make a decision over Duncan Watmore’s future in the next couple of days, with the former Sunderland winger having impressed during a trial at Middlesbrough’s Rockliffe Park training ground. Because he was also celebrating the end of his two-year master’s degree in international business, leadership and management at the University of York. ‘It’s a pretty cool job,’ says Watmore. They signed me from Altrincham in non-league and gave me the opportunity to make a career in the game and I will be forever grateful for that. With Watmore one of the top earners at Sunderland, he was released by the Black Cats earlier this … Duncan Watmore is at home at Middlesbrough but question marks remain over strikers Teesside Gazette 04:04 15-Dec-20 Minutes later, though, he was victim to a poor challenge which saw Chairboys man Marcus Bean dismissed and ended Duncan’s season. Again, it ruled him out of the rest of the campaign. ‘Three of their defenders were Benjamin Pavard, Lucas Hernandez and Presnel Kimpembe, who all went on to win the World Cup with France. ‘Three of their defenders were Benjamin Pavard, Lucas Hernandez and Presnel Kimpembe, who all went on to win the World Cup with France. ‘I only wish I could have contributed more in the past couple of years where I have been injured and not shown what I know I can give. ‘He gave me a bit of a ribbing, but at the same time he was really good about it and said, “You’ve worked really hard for your degree – now you need a master’s in football”. That’s why I am just desperate for them to eventually get back to the Premier League because that’s where they deserve to be.’, After his release from Sunderland, Watmore must now find another club to play for. Middlesbrough chief executive Neil Bausor and the agent of Duncan Watmore have this week had a brief chat about the player signing extended terms at the club. 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Big Dick Advocaat is finally set to retire from football management, and Duncan Watmore has really hit the ground running since leaving Sunderland for Middlesbrough. In the line of fire: 'Fed up' Trump is considering firing White House counsel Pat Cipollone and is lashing out at Mike Pence for... PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Jamie Redknapp gets cosy with Swedish model girlfriend Frida Andersson-Lourie in rare public outing... five months after their romance was revealed And he is grateful for some of the support he received during those long, lonely months of rehab. His highlight, he says, was a Euros qualifier against Switzerland in 2015. I knew that was a defining moment. I’m still learning that one…’, Watmore did a master’s degree in international business, leadership and management. ‘I try and be as positive as possible in life, I try and dispel doubts where I can in my mind. And then there was another arrival in the post that took him even more by surprise - a letter from Real Madrid. Published: 14:30 BST, 28 June 2020 | Updated: 14:31 BST, 28 June 2020. Go. My knee feels stronger than ever and I feel my body is in the best position it has been since before my injury. Although whatever his next move may be, it will likely attract less attention than the new job of his dad Ian, who in September takes over as chairman of the ECB – the most powerful position in English cricket. Play it now. Again, Sunderland went down. It ended his season and Sunderland went on to be relegated. But that bring us on to the subject of the behind-the-scenes docu-series that followed Sunderland’s relegation from the Championship, and then their defeat in last season’s League One play-off final. Because he was also celebrating the end of his two-year master’s degree in international business, leadership and management at the University of York. Duncan Watmore has a several clubs chasing his services Credit: Rex Features But he has caught the eye of other Championship sides already, scoring twice in yesterday’s 3-0 win over Millwall. Although for this footballer, it had nothing to do with his sport’s return. Again, Sunderland went down. Duncan Watmore was released by Sunderland on June 17 after seven years at the club, ‘It’s been a lot of hard work but really satisfying,’ the studious 26-year-old tells Sportsmail. But there were times along the way that I didn’t know if it would be possible to come back, especially to be the player I know I can be and want to be.’. ‘I have grown such an affection for the fan base and the people in the area. They signed me from Altrincham in non-league and gave me the opportunity to make a career in the game and I will be forever grateful for that. Surely seeing watmore doing well in the champ now, you wish we were supporting him rather than grigg in league one ? I am excited to prove to people that I can get back to where I was before.’. ‘I would have loved to have ended with a promotion because that’s what the club needs and deserves,’ he says. 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Duncan Watmore was released from his contract at Sunderland last week The former England Under-21s international is now looking for a new club Watmore used lockdown to … Watmore’s future, however, now lies elsewhere. * Mar 8, 1994 in Manchester, England Watmore failed to help Black Cats secure promotion from League One in the past two years. Duncan Watmore, 26, from England Middlesbrough FC, since 2020 Right Winger Market value: £720Th. About 300... You have entered an incorrect email address! Although whatever his next move may be, it will likely attract less attention than the new job of his dad Ian, who in September takes over as chairman of the ECB – the most powerful position in English cricket. The day the Premier League restarted was a significant one for Duncan Watmore. It has been exactly the same story for Sunderland this season. NEIL WARNOCK warned Duncan Watmore he needs Middlesbrough just as much as they need him. ‘And Sam Allardyce put up the video of my graduation in front of all of the lads! I knew that was a defining moment. Again, it ruled him out of the rest of the campaign. ‘That second time probably started to make me think whether I could play football again,’ Watmore admits. 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Good luck to Duncan Whatmore, hope he has a good career but he isn’t/wasn’t good enough. ‘It really did put a smile on my face. When asked about Watmore ahead of Boro’s meeting with Norwich, Warnock … The former Sunderland man ruptured his ACL twice during a difficult period a few years ago. I’m still learning that one…’, Watmore did a master’s degree in international business, leadership and management. The 26-year-old scored two in six first-half minutes, either side of Marcus Tavernier’s curling effort, to put Boro on their way to three points after … Where would I be?” But I just feel so grateful to have had those memories with England.’. The 26-year-old winger was rescued from wilderness after leaving Sunderland in the summer when he was handed… ‘I remember the day after my graduation at Newcastle, we had our team meeting for our game,’ recalls Watmore. But that was not the only chapter which closed for Watmore that day. But there were times along the way that I didn’t know if it would be possible to come back, especially to be the player I know I can be and want to be.’. Watmore, who signed on a … Duncan Watmore has signed a short-term contract at Middlesbrough after seven years at Sunderland. ‘I had some amazing highs. ‘I was looking back at this game the other day,’ he says. Watmore, who left Sunderland last summer after his contract expired, has previously revealed he snubbed several offers from elsewhere to link-up with Warnock in November. And he has fond memories of a friendly in France that November, when he started in a front three with Tammy Abraham and Jack Grealish and scored a 35-yard chip. Thread starter Nosmo-King; Start date Nov 16, 2020; 1; 2; Next. ‘I was looking back at this game the other day,’ he says. Sunderland announced today that Duncan Watmore, Alim Ozturk, Ethan Robson, Jack Baldwin and Joel Lynch will leave the club following the expiration of their current contracts. But now he is desperate to get back doing what he does best. Watmore was also part of the first England side to win the Toulon Tournament in 22 years in 2016. Watmore’s final submission was his dissertation looking into the social impact of Common Goal, the project Juan Mata launched for players to pledge one per cent of their salaries to charity. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. The forward celebrates after scoring for England Under-21s against France back in 2016. ‘It’s quite cool just to know that you’ve played against players like that, as well as the kind of players that were in my England team that have gone on to start for the first team, like Jordan Pickford, Ben Chilwell, Dele Alli, Ruben Loftus-Cheek. ‘I want to create some really good new memories on the pitch,’ he adds. The comments below have not been moderated. Duncan Watmore was released by Sunderland on June 17 after seven years at the club, ‘It’s been a lot of hard work but really satisfying,’ the studious 26-year-old tells Sportsmail. ‘It adds another string to my bow for later down the line.’. His highlight, he says, was a Euros qualifier against Switzerland in 2015. I honestly don’t know how they did. His recent days have been spent reading (Prisoner’s of Geography by Tim Marshall), running (his 5km personal best is 16 minutes and 50 seconds) and rearranging his own wedding (his planned May 30 nuptials were cancelled). I find it hard to watch when you know how the season ends and we haven’t achieved what we wanted to achieve.’. ‘It is human nature to think, “What if this happened? What if that hadn’t happened? When the League One campaign was curtailed earlier this month, the Black Cats were outside the play-off places in eighth, consigning them to a third year in the third tier. We should either sign the lad now or let him move on. Despite outbreaks in shelters and the prospect of more, the rates of infection among homeless populations are lower than feared. With 15 minutes to go and his team trailing, he came off the bench and won a penalty, scored the second and provided another assist to clinch a crucial 3-1 win. ‘Hopefully there is a club out there for me. And he is grateful for some of the support he received during those long, lonely months of rehab. The day the Premier League restarted was a significant one for Duncan Watmore. That Watmore’s peers have prospered while his own seemingly unstoppable ascent has stalled is largely down to two horrific injuries. ‘It adds another string to my bow for later down the line.’. ‘I want to create some really good new memories on the pitch,’ he adds. My knee feels stronger than ever and I feel my body is in the best position it has been since before my injury. Duncan Watmore struck another double to help Middlesbrough to a 3-0 win over out-of-sorts Millwall at the Riverside. ‘I understand why the club wanted to do it and obviously a lot of people have enjoyed watching it, but I deliberately stayed away from the cameras,’ admits Watmore, who worked under nine different permanent managers on Wearside.Â, ‘I haven’t watched all of the episodes. ‘I had some amazing highs. Duncan Watmore netted the opener from Marvin Johnson's cross before Marcus Tavernier fired a superb shot into the bottom corner with his left foot. It’s the best stadium atmosphere I have ever been in. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. The former Sunderland man ruptured his ACL twice during a difficult period a few years ago. It has been exactly the same story for Sunderland this season. What if that hadn’t happened? ‘I try and be as positive as possible in life, I try and dispel doubts where I can in my mind. Duncan Watmore has revealed that he will look to move abroad following his exit from League One side Sunderland. The former England Under-21s star, who signed up to the scheme himself in 2017, admits writing his thesis was a welcome distraction amid the uncertainty of Sunderland’s season and his own footballing future. It ended his season and Sunderland went on to be relegated. ... given how important he's now … Middlesbrough manager Neil Warnock has suggested that Duncan Watmore is doing all he can to impress Boro and try and earn an extended deal with the club in January. I remember under Allardyce when we beat Everton 3-0 and stayed up. This enforced break has given Watmore chance to reflect on those days with Gareth Southgate’s Young Lions, when one newspaper headline dubbed him ‘one of England’s brightest talents’. ‘I feel so lucky to have spent seven years at such a great club. And it also brought back memories of when he finished his first degree - in economics and business management at Newcastle University - five years ago, becoming the first Premier League player in more than 20 years to graduate with first-class honours. Watmore has now signed for Middlesbrough and on Wednesday evening, he proved what an asset he still is. Duncan Watmore has battled through an injury nightmare in the past but is now fit, sharp and relishing his Middlesbrough opportunity. ‘I only wish I could have contributed more in the past couple of years where I have been injured and not shown what I know I can give. Watmore says that with a self-deprecating smile. 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