Meanwhile, Hereford are back in the Football League after a nine-year absence. Fullback Ryan Green’s extra-time goal edged out heartbroken Halifax, who had twice led, 3-2 in the Conference play-off decider.
This Saturday the curtain comes down on the League season when Grimsby and Cheltenham meet in the League One–the third tier of the English game–play-off final.
BY JOHN HUGHES
LONDON - Unfashionable Watford will be playing in the Premiership next season after clinching the third and final place with a 3-0 win over Leeds in the play-off final American defender Jay DeMerit headed Watford's opener and the other goals came from James Chambers and a Darius