Manuel Almunia has urged Watford to embrace their promotion battle and not sink under the pressure of trying to secure a place in the Premier League.
The Hornets appear to facing a two-way tussle with Hull for the second automatic promotion place in the Championship behind leaders Cardiff, who hold a five-point advantage and a game in hand.
Having suffered back-to-back league defeats for the first time since October before then throwing away a lead in injury time to draw at home to Burnley, Gianfranco Zola's side have responded by winning 1-0 at Hull and taking a point from Saturday's goalless draw against Cardiff.
And goalkeeper Almunia wants Watford to thrive in the heat of the five-match run-in.
"We have shown we can face any team, we can beat any team, and we are a very solid team with quality, with strength, with many positive things," he told the club's official website.
"We cannot be scared about being at the top, it's a beautiful thing. We've been working very hard duri...