Odion Ighalo scored four times as Watford produced a remarkable second-half performance to move within four points of the top of the Championship following a 7-2 victory over Blackpool.
Wigan manager Malky Mackay has confirmed they have accepted an offer from Chicago Fire for forward Shaun Maloney, while midfielder Ben Watson has joined Watford.
Watford striker Uche Ikpeazu will extend his loan stay with Crewe, boss Steve Davis has revealed.
Gary Rowett has strengthened his squad for the rest of the season with the loan signing of Watford winger Lloyd Dyer.
Birmingham are closing in on the loan signing of Lloyd Dyer from Watford, according to reports.
Millwall have signed striker Diego Fabbrini on a 93-day loan from Watford.
Watford will check on the fitness of goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes ahead of the visit of Charlton.
Chris Powell hailed Joel Lynch's defensive performance and goal-of-the-season contender after Huddersfield Town's 3-1 victory over high-flying Watford.