Watford manager Gianfranco Zola has revealed midfielder Almen Abdi has suffered a further setback with his foot injury.
Watford have confirmed the signings of eight players, with seven of them coming from Udinese.
Sky Sports sources understand that Watford are close to signing eight players on permanent deals.
David Nugent hopes Leicester City can make the most of a first leg lead in their play-off semi-final clash with Watford.
Watford midfielder Almen Abdi knows his side are drinking in the last-chance saloon as they chase automatic promotion.
Almen Abdi has confirmed that talks have opened about a permanent switch to Watford from parent club Udinese.
Bolton boss Dougie Freedman reckons his team lack belief after watching the 2-1 defeat to Watford.
Almen Abdi insists Watford's resolute defence were at the heart of their 2-1 win at Middlesbrough on Saturday.
Watford midfielder Almen Abdi has suffered a dislocated shoulder but it is not as bad as first feared.
Gianfranco Zola paid tribute to his new-look Watford side as he celebrated a winning start to his Championship campaign.
Gianfranco Zola has heralded the new era at Watford with seven signings, including former Premier League duo Manuel Almunia and Fitz Hall.
Sky Sports understands Watford are eyeing a move for Udinese midfielder Almen Abdi.
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