All posts tagged with: Walsall FC

Saddlers edge derby thriller

Five goals, two red cards, an all-action second half… oh, and a late Erhun Oztumer winner scored directly from a corner. Walsall’s 3-2 win over Shrewsbury had no shortage of drama, even if it looked a quieter affair earlier on. The first quarter of an hour saw both defences on top. Neither side committed men forward so… Read more →

Walsall v Bolton: solid Trotters

The work these respective clubs have done in the summer has defined the type of season they are in for. Bolton appointed a good manager in Phil Parkinson, they disposed with many of the players who let them down last year and added players who are proven at this level. Regarding Walsall, some allowances must… Read more →

League One Season Preview 2016-17

Wigan Athletic recovered from relegation to storm to the League One title last season, but who will emulate their success this year? Out of the three relegated clubs, Charlton and Bolton have recruited managers and players the best, so The Football Lab backs both former Premier League campaigners to go up. MK Dons lacked attacking… Read more →