Match Report: Walsall 1-2 Bristol Rovers

The Saddlers suffered defeat at the Banks’s Stadium as Bristol Rovers came from behind to claim all three points thanks to second half goals from Connor Taylor and substitute Sion Spence. It was the visitors who started the brighter of the two sides as Harry Anderson was played clean through...
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Walsall 1-2 Bristol Rovers: Super sup Spence seals late victory

A last minute winner from young forward Sion Spence helped Bristol Rovers to their first victory in three outings. Spence had only been on the pitch for a minute before scoring, netting his first goal for his new side. Walsall had originally taken the lead through Kieran Phillips, but young...
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PRE-MATCH | Ed Upson: “Hopefully we can kick-start another good run now"

Midfielder Ed Upson says Newport County AFC can begin another good run of form against Barrow AFC on Friday evening on the back of Saturday’s win against Walsall. Upson wasn’t part of the matchday squad in midweek as the Exiles suffered a 1-0 loss against Northampton Town but returned to action in midfield to claim a first home league win against the Saddlers.

#7 Domino League: Defending champion Tabernacle to face former champion Lodge in opener

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, September 24, 2021 (MMS-SKN) — When the 26th edition of Constituency Number Seven Dr the Hon Timothy Harris Domino League opens on Tuesday September 28 at four venues, defending champion Tabernacle Domino Club will square it off with former champion team, Lodge Domino Club. The two teams...

PRE MATCH | Matt Taylor expecting positive reaction

Walsall Head Coach Matt Taylor is expecting a positive reaction from his players when they take on Bristol Rovers tomorrow afternoon. The Saddlers will be aiming for four consecutive home victories and to bounce back from last weekend’s defeat to Newport County. Taylor is also expecting a response from his...

Opposition Guide: Bristol Rovers

The Saddlers will be looking to bounce back from last weekend’s defeat to Newport County when Bristol Rovers visit the Banks’s Stadium on Saturday. Two former teammates will go head-to-head in the dugout as Walsall Head Coach Matt Taylor meets Pirates boss Joey Barton, who he played with at Burnley.

Repairs underway for burst watermain in Kildare

Kildare County Council have revealed that repairs are underway for a burst water main. The works will be carried out today opposite Berney’s Saddlers in Kilcullen. The affected area will be from the Bank as far as the laundrette on Naas Road from 11am until 2pm.

Rushworth keen to re-focus

Walsall goalkeeper Carl Rushworth feels a solid week of training will do the team good following Saturday’s defeat to Newport County. Rushworth impressed at Rodney Parade after denying Matty Dolan from the penalty spot before a string of fantastic saves in the second half. Rushworth is keen to put the...

NOSTALGIA: My grandfather’s saddlers shop in Spilsby

The first picture shows the saddlers shop run by his grandfather, Arthur Joseph Curtis, in Spilsby. The next picture shows Arthur outside the shop, which was located in Market Street in what is today Betty’s Boutique. The picture after that shows Gordon’s uncle Mick Curtis, who worked as a saddler...

Mick Kearns to attend Saturday's match

Walsall legend Mick Kearns will be attending Saturday’s match against Bristol Rovers to celebrate the opening of the Mick Kearns Community Hub. The Hub, situated in the lower tier of the HomeServe stand, was officially named after the former Saddlers goalkeeper back in July and Mick will be in Hub before the match as well as an interview on the pitch at half-time.

Report: Under 18s suffer defeat against Rochdale

Walsall Under-18s' difficult start to the season continued, with a 5-1 loss to Rochdale at Ray Hall Lane. The Young Saddlers struggled against a well-organised Rochdale side, who applied constant pressure throughout. Jadel Yaduat was running the show for ‘Dale, scoring three goals in the process. The first chance of...

Barcelona eye shock transfer for Brighton keeper Carl Rushworth after impressing scouts while on loan at Walsall

CARL RUSHWORTH has reportedly emerged as a surprise Barcelona target after a standout loan spell at Walsall. The Brighton stopper, 20, is said to have impressed Nou Camp scouts with other European sides rumoured to be keen. 2. Barcelona are reportedly monitoring Brighton keeper Carl RushworthCredit: Rex. The Halifax-born keeper...

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