American Demerit signs with Watford

August 12, 2004
By Aris Ohanessian, USSOCCERUK.COM
The ranks of Americans in the English Championship grew by one as former University of Chicago-Illinois defender Jay Demerit signed a season-long deal with Watford.

Demerit, 24, had been training with the Hornets this entire preseason, and has done well to impress manager Ray Lewington and the club enough to be offered a contract.

With the ability through his family to avoid the obstacle of a work permit, Demerit will need to work his way from playing in the PDL in the United ...

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