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Pearson to get £1m bonus if Watford survive relegation

Nigel Pearson should receive his £1m bonus if Watford survive in the Premier League for another season.  Pearson and his assistant Craig Shakespeare were fired on Sunday with two games left after an exchange of views between the manager and club owner Gino Pozzo following the 3:1 defeat to West Ham last Friday. They went on to lose 4 nil to Manchester City at home, and with Aston Villa's 1 nil win against Arsenal on Tuesday, they've dropped to the bottom three ahead of the final day of the season on Sunday. READ: Barca urged not to easily give in to Messi’s demands However, a report by The Times suggests that Pearson's bonus does not depend on him being in charge. The Hornets have U23 coach Hayden Mullins and goalkeeping coach Graham Stack in temporary charge.  They must now...