Dutch-born Ghanaian defender Derek Agyakwa played his first game for Watford FC who defeated Oxford United to kick them out of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night.
The 18-year old defender who plays for the U23 team, was handed a starting berth by Richard Thomas for Tuesday’s EFL game.
Oxford United ended their say in the competition after losing 3-0 on penalties to the Championship side at the Kassam Stadium.
Despite leading through a Rob Hall stunner, Oxford United were denied a victory in full time when Ken Sema scored a late equaliser to send the game to penalties.
Watford sealed qualification to the next phase of the competition after defeating Oxford United in the second round of the competition.
During the shootouts, Forde saw the first one saved, Sema sadly didn’t do the same. McGuane went the same way as Forde and was denied, Quina made it 0-2. Hall’s drive was saved and Perica finished the job.
Meanwhile, his compatriots Daniel Agyei and Derrick Osei Yaw started for Oxford United and excelled in their loss to the Championship side.