Full Name:
Ben Watson


Years Active:
2017-20 (3 seasons)

Last Game:
3 years, 11 months, 1 day ago

STATS (Competitive games only):
Feb 17, 2018
Last Game:
Jul 22, 2020
80 (Rank: #268)
3 (Rank: #371)
Own Goals:

Yellow Cards:
Red Cards:
Jul 09, 1985






Intnl. Country:

Caps while at Forest:

Goals while at Forest:

Total Caps:

Total Goals:

Penalties scored:
Penalties missed:

Shirt numbers:
8 (82 games) , 32 (15)
Aitor Karanka (37 appearances) , Martin O'Neill (15) , Sabri Lamouchi (45)

While at Wigan, Ben scored the winning goal in the 2013 FA Cup Final upset over Wigan. He joined as a free agent after being released by Watford.


SEASON STATS (Competitive games only)
Season Age* Squad Num Played Won Drawn Lost Goals Yellows Reds Own
Went Off Came On Unused
2017-18323214455-3--2-1Joined on Feb 5th as free agent
2019-203484518151238--5--Left at end of season to join Charlton
*Age = player's age on August 1st of the season

# Season Date Type Club Fee Loan until Manager
12017-18Feb 05, 2018BoughtWatfordFreeAitor Karanka
22019-20Sep 11, 2020SoldCharlton AthleticSabri Lamouchi

Game First Game Last Game P W D L Goals Yellows Reds Own Goals Started Came On Went Off Unused Sub
League Tier 1
League Tier 2Feb 17, 2018Jul 22, 2020762925223177331217
League Tier 3
FA Cup
League CupAug 14, 2018Oct 30, 20184314
European Cup
Fairs Cup
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members Cup
EFL Trophy
Charity Shield
Anglo-Scottish Cup
Anglo-Italian Cup
Total (Comp)Feb 17, 2018Jul 22, 2020803225233177731217
Pre-Season FriendlyJul 11, 2018Jul 26, 201911632835
TOTAL (Non-Comp)Jul 11, 2018Jul 26, 201911632835
TOTAL OVERALLFeb 17, 2018Jul 22, 2020913828253178561717
League TotalFeb 17, 2018Jul 22, 2020762925223177331217
Brian Clough TrophyMar 11, 2018Jul 04, 20204222411

ALL GAMES FOR BEN WATSON (Competitive: 80, Other: 11)
# Date Game Opponent H/A Score Num Started Came
Yellow Red
Manager: Aitor Karanka
Sat Feb 10, 2018League Tier 2Hull CityH0-232
1Sat Feb 17, 2018League Tier 2Burton AlbionA0-032Started
2Tue Feb 20, 2018League Tier 2ReadingH1-132Started
3Sat Feb 24, 2018League Tier 2Queens Park RangersA5-232Started
4Sat Mar 03, 2018League Tier 2Birmingham CityH2-132Started
5Tue Mar 06, 2018League Tier 2Norwich CityA0-032Startedyellow
6Sun Mar 11, 2018League Tier 2Derby CountyH0-032Startedyellow
7Sat Mar 17, 2018League Tier 2Sheffield UnitedA0-032Startedyellow
8Fri Mar 30, 2018League Tier 2MillwallA0-232Started
9Sat Apr 07, 2018League Tier 2MiddlesbroughA0-232Started
10Tue Apr 10, 2018League Tier 2BrentfordH0-132Started
11Sat Apr 14, 2018League Tier 2Ipswich TownH2-132Started (78)
12Sat Apr 21, 2018League Tier 2Cardiff CityA1-232Started
13Tue Apr 24, 2018League Tier 2BarnsleyH3-032Started
14Sun May 06, 2018League Tier 2Bolton WanderersA2-332Started (76)
Wed Jul 11, 2018Pre-Season FriendlyLincoln ImpsA5-08Started (45)
Sat Jul 14, 2018Pre-Season FriendlyReal BetisA0-18 (78)
Mon Jul 16, 2018Pre-Season FriendlyMalagaA3-08Started (75)
Sat Jul 21, 2018Pre-Season FriendlyOldham AthleticA2-28Started (73)
Sat Jul 28, 2018Pre-Season FriendlyBournemouthH2-08 (46)
15Sat Aug 04, 2018League Tier 2Bristol CityA1-18Startedyellow
Tue Aug 07, 2018League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionH1-18
Sat Aug 11, 2018League Tier 2ReadingH1-08
16Tue Aug 14, 2018League CupBuryH1-18Started
17Sat Aug 18, 2018League Tier 2Wigan AthleticA2-28 (45)yellow
18Sat Aug 25, 2018League Tier 2Birmingham CityH2-28Started (67)
19Wed Aug 29, 2018League CupNewcastle UnitedH3-18Started
20Sat Sep 01, 2018League Tier 2BrentfordA1-28Startedyellow
21Sat Sep 15, 2018League Tier 2Swansea CityA0-08 (78)
22Wed Sep 19, 2018League Tier 2Sheffield WednesdayH2-18 (81)
23Sat Sep 22, 2018League Tier 2Rotherham UnitedH1-08Started
24Wed Sep 26, 2018League CupStoke CityH3-28Started
Sat Sep 29, 2018League Tier 2Blackburn RoversA2-28
Wed Oct 03, 2018League Tier 2MillwallH2-28
25Sat Oct 06, 2018League Tier 2MiddlesbroughA2-08Started
26Sat Oct 20, 2018League Tier 2Norwich CityH1-28Startedyellow
Wed Oct 24, 2018League Tier 2Bolton WanderersA3-08
Sat Oct 27, 2018League Tier 2Leeds UnitedA1-18
27Tue Oct 30, 2018League CupBurton AlbionA2-38Started
Mon Dec 17, 2018League Tier 2Derby CountyA0-08
Wed Dec 26, 2018League Tier 2Norwich CityA3-38
Sat Dec 29, 2018League Tier 2MillwallA0-18
Manager: Martin O'Neill
Sat Jan 19, 2019League Tier 2Bristol CityH0-18
28Sat Jan 26, 2019League Tier 2Wigan AthleticH3-18Startedyellow
29Sat Feb 02, 2019League Tier 2Birmingham CityA0-28Started
30Sat Feb 09, 2019League Tier 2BrentfordH2-18Started
31Tue Feb 12, 2019League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionA2-28Startedyellow
32Mon Feb 25, 2019League Tier 2Derby CountyH1-08Started (71)
33Sat Mar 02, 2019League Tier 2Stoke CityA0-28Started (53)
Sat Mar 09, 2019League Tier 2Hull CityH3-08
Wed Mar 13, 2019League Tier 2Aston VillaH1-38
Sat Mar 16, 2019League Tier 2Ipswich TownA1-18
34Sat Mar 30, 2019League Tier 2Swansea CityH2-18Started (66)
35Sat Apr 06, 2019League Tier 2Rotherham UnitedA1-28Started (69)
Fri Apr 19, 2019League Tier 2Sheffield UnitedA0-28
Sat Apr 27, 2019League Tier 2Queens Park RangersA1-08
Sun May 05, 2019League Tier 2Bolton WanderersH1-08
Manager: Sabri Lamouchi
Sat Jun 29, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyAlfreton TownA2-18 (45)
Tue Jul 02, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyDundeeA0-08Started (46)
Sat Jul 13, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyAtromitosA3-08Started (63)
Tue Jul 16, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyOlympiakosA0-38Started
Fri Jul 19, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyCrystal PalaceH1-08Started
Fri Jul 26, 2019Pre-Season FriendlyReal SociedadH2-28Started
36Sat Aug 03, 2019League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionH1-28Started
37Sat Aug 10, 2019League Tier 2Leeds UnitedA1-18Started (72)
38Sat Aug 17, 2019League Tier 2Birmingham CityH3-08Started
39Wed Aug 21, 2019League Tier 2Charlton AthleticA1-18Startedyellow
40Sat Aug 24, 2019League Tier 2FulhamA2-18Started
41Sat Aug 31, 2019League Tier 2Preston North EndH1-18Started (68)
42Sat Sep 14, 2019League Tier 2Swansea CityA1-08Started
43Sat Sep 21, 2019League Tier 2BarnsleyH1-08Startedgoal
44Fri Sep 27, 2019League Tier 2Stoke CityA3-28Startedyellow
45Tue Oct 01, 2019League Tier 2Blackburn RoversA1-18Started
46Sat Oct 05, 2019League Tier 2BrentfordH1-08Startedgoal
47Sun Oct 20, 2019League Tier 2Wigan AthleticA0-18Started
48Wed Oct 23, 2019League Tier 2Hull CityH1-28Started
49Sat Nov 02, 2019League Tier 2Luton TownA2-18Started
50Sat Nov 09, 2019League Tier 2Derby CountyH1-08Startedyellow
51Sat Nov 23, 2019League Tier 2Bristol CityA0-08Started
52Wed Nov 27, 2019League Tier 2Queens Park RangersA4-08Started
53Sat Nov 30, 2019League Tier 2Cardiff CityH0-18Started
54Fri Dec 06, 2019League Tier 2MillwallA2-28Started
55Tue Dec 10, 2019League Tier 2MiddlesbroughH1-18Started
56Sat Dec 14, 2019League Tier 2Sheffield WednesdayH0-48Started
57Sat Dec 21, 2019League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA1-28Started (86)yellow
58Thu Dec 26, 2019League Tier 2Hull CityA2-08Startedyellow
59Sun Dec 29, 2019League Tier 2Wigan AthleticH1-08Started
60Wed Jan 01, 2020League Tier 2Blackburn RoversH3-28Started
61Sat Jan 11, 2020League Tier 2ReadingA1-18Startedgoalyellow
62Sun Jan 19, 2020League Tier 2Luton TownH3-18Started
63Wed Jan 22, 2020League Tier 2ReadingH1-18Started
64Tue Jan 28, 2020League Tier 2BrentfordA1-08Started
65Sat Feb 01, 2020League Tier 2Birmingham CityA1-28Started
66Sat Feb 08, 2020League Tier 2Leeds UnitedH2-08Started
67Tue Feb 11, 2020League Tier 2Charlton AthleticH0-18Started
68Sat Feb 15, 2020League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionA2-28Started
69Sat Feb 22, 2020League Tier 2Queens Park RangersH0-08Started
70Tue Feb 25, 2020League Tier 2Cardiff CityA1-08Started
71Mon Mar 02, 2020League Tier 2MiddlesbroughA2-28Started
72Fri Mar 06, 2020League Tier 2MillwallH0-38Started
73Sun Jun 28, 2020League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH3-18Started (91)yellow
74Wed Jul 01, 2020League Tier 2Bristol CityH1-08Started
75Sat Jul 04, 2020League Tier 2Derby CountyA1-18Started
76Tue Jul 07, 2020League Tier 2FulhamH0-18Started (85)
77Sat Jul 11, 2020League Tier 2Preston North EndA1-18Started
78Wed Jul 15, 2020League Tier 2Swansea CityH2-28Started
79Sun Jul 19, 2020League Tier 2BarnsleyA0-18Startedyellow
80Wed Jul 22, 2020League Tier 2Stoke CityH1-48Started