A New Era. [Part 1]

What a week for this football club. A day that I certainly didn’t think I would see in the near future, or even the distant future. Mr. Bonser is no longer the majority shareholder of Walsall Football Club. Director Leigh Pomlett becoming the club's majority shareholder and chairman. The news has brought a tear to [...]

Luck’s run out?

After a spirited run of 7 points from an available 9 against Bradford, Burton and Fleetwood, Walsall fall to Portsmouth and Sunderland in back to back defeats, leaving us the wrong side of the dreaded dotted line separating the bottom four from the rest. Until now, the threat of relegation did not seem quite so [...]

2017/18 Player Ratings!

Player Review 17/18 After what has been a season to forget, the last 7 days have been quite memorable. With late drama in our final home game against Northampton ensuring George Dobson's name will go down in Saddlers folklore, the Saddlers needed just one point from the remaining 2 games to ensure survival. A Tuesday [...]

On Reflection: Better late than never…

Walsall have finally parted company with Jon Whitney. Better late than never as they say. There have been a few opportunities throughout this season that I think were an 'ideal time' to send Jon on his way and those were missed. But after the PR nightmare of last week and a defeat to Salop on [...]

Dobson Returns – Mixed Fan Reaction

George Dobson returns to the Saddlers from Sparta Rotterdam on a 2 and a half year deal. On a personal level, I think this is a good signing by the Saddlers. Whilst Dobson is not likely to be the player that gives us the attacking penetration and goals we so desperately need to win games, [...]