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Dean Smith hails Walsall’s new captain Adam Chambers 

1 Aug

Dean Smith today hailed new captain Adam Chambers as the man who can take Walsall forward.

Walsall 2 Leicester City 3 – in-depth analysis 

31 Jul

Dean Smith would probably have thought a brand new number nine should provide the answer to Walsall's goalscoring conundrum.

Grimes wants new start at Walsall 

31 Jul

Ashley Grimes says he wants to get his career back on track at Walsall after a season of "disappointment" with Bury.


31 Jul

Walsall Football Club manager Dean Smith has today spoken about veteran trialist Danny Webber, who remains with the squad after three weeks of pre-season training.


31 Jul

Walsall Football Club manager Dean Smith last night spoke to the press about striker Mathieu Manset who is currently on trial with the club.

Walsall boss has another attacker in mind 

31 Jul

Walsall manager Dean Smith was today hopeful of further bolstering his firepower as French striker Mathieu Manset emerged as the club's latest trialist.

IN PICTURES – Walsall 2 Leicester City 3 

31 Jul

Gallery created by Walsall Advertiser...


31 Jul

Following Wednesday evening's pre-season friendly between Walsall and visitors Leicester City, Bescot Banter columnist Calum Williams  shares his Match Report.

Leicester edge Walsall in friendly 

30 Jul

Danny Drinkwater's 87th-minute goal gives Leicester City a 3-2 friendly win away at Walsall on Wednesday.

Walsall 2 Leicester City 3 

30 Jul

To those who claim pre-season does provide an accurate barometer of the upcoming campaign, Walsall’s to date would provide helpful evidence.

Mathieu Manset On Trial 

30 Jul

Mathieu Manset On Trial Vitalfootball:Walsall:30/07/2014 19:29:00 Former Hereford, Reading and Coventry striker on trial...

Walsall 2 Leicester City 3 – full-time report as Foxes edge… 

30 Jul

Walsall 2 Leicester City 3FriendlyMathieu Manset did his hopes of earning a Walsall deal the power of good by scoring one goal and setting up the other as the Saddlers pushed Premier League new boys Leicester all the way.


30 Jul

Walsall Football Club have bought in former Hereford United, Reading and Antwerp striker Mathieu Manset for a trial with a view to agreeing terms on a contract.


30 Jul

Walsall Football Club have named two 'trialists' amongst the line up for tonight's pre-season friendly at home to newly promoted Premier League side, Leicester City.

Walsall v Leicester City team news 

30 Jul

Ashley Grimes and Romaine Sawyers will start up front for the Saddlers against Premier League new boys Leicester City.

Johnstone Paint Trophy Bye 

30 Jul

Johnstone Paint Trophy Bye Vitalfootball:Walsall:30/07/2014 17:45:00 Walsall finally get a cup run...


30 Jul

The draw for round one of this season’s Johnstone's Paint Trophy competition will take place on Saturday, August 16th.


30 Jul

Walsall Football Club have this afternoon revealed that the club will receive a 'bye' and bypass Round One of this years Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Chambers Revealed As Captain 

30 Jul

Chambers Revealed As Captain Vitalfootball:Walsall:30/07/2014 12:08:00 Captain Chambers for 2014/15 season...


30 Jul

Walsall Football Club have today confirmed their new captain ahead of the 2014/15 Sky Bet League One season.

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Non-league football »

Lichfield City FC prepare for opening day visit to Racing Club Warwick 

1 Aug

Paul Holt Lichfield City FC get their Midland Football League campaign underway with a testing trip to Racing Club Warwick.


1 Aug


Ex-players join mourners at funeral of former Chasetown FC manager 

1 Aug

Mervyn Rowe Former players joined family and friends as they said a final farewell to former Chasetown FC manager Mervyn Rowe.

Club in Football Foundation magazine. 

31 Jul

The Club features in this month’s Football Foundation magazine Top Corner.

Boss wants Walsall Wood quick out of blocks 

31 Jul

WALSALL Wood boss Mark Swann says his side need to unsettle the youngsters of Quorn in their opening league game on Saturday.

Willenhall Town Football Club awarded the FA Charter Standard 

30 Jul

Announcement made by WTFC Offical Breaking News! Willenhall Town Football Club is delighted to be able to confirm this evening that it has been awarded the FA Charter Standard, confirmed formally late this afternoon by Birmingham County FA...

Lockmen Awarded FA Charter Standard 

30 Jul

Willenhall Town Football Club is delighted to be able to confirm this evening that it has been awarded the FA Charter Standard.

Chasetown FC beaten 3-0 by youthful Cardiff City side 

30 Jul

Experience in front of goal was the difference between the two sides as the Championship side opened their new stand at the Cardiff City Stadium.

Staffordshire FA & Stoke City Celebrate Respect 

30 Jul

Stoke City’s Premier League home game against Leicester City on Saturday 13th September will celebrate the success of The FA’s Respect programme.

Peace Games this Sunday 

29 Jul

This Sunday.


29 Jul


Staffordshire Ability Counts League re-achieves Charter Standard status 

29 Jul

The Staffordshire Ability Counts League has successfully met all of the criteria required to renew their FA Charter Standard League status for the next three years.

Chasetown FC confirm midfielder’s exit 

29 Jul

Joe Halsall.

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Last call for Bundu as Gavin vows to shine 

31 Jul

Frankie Gavin insists he will "step up" tomorrow night - as champion Leonard Bundu vowed it's his last fight for the European title.

Last call for Bundu as Gavin vows to shine 

31 Jul

Frankie Gavin insists he will "step up" tomorrow night - as champion Leonard Bundu vowed it's his last fight for the European title.

No redemption but Gethin gives his all in Manchester 

31 Jul

MARTIN Gethin's road to redemption was cut short in his bout with Terry Flanagan after a swollen ear forced him to retire at the end of the seventh round.

Gethin vows to return despite ear injury hell on Tyson Fury and… 

31 Jul

I'M not finished, roared ex-British champ Martin Gethin this week as he promised to beat a potentially career-threatening injury for a second time in four years and come back stronger.

Groom-to-be Gethin left to rue another costly case of earache 

31 Jul

MOST men get earache in the months and years after they have tied the knot Martin Gethin has had to put up with it for more than a year before.

Big turn out for Cradley legend Billy Hamill 

29 Jul

Legendary speedway ace Billy Hamill was overwhelmed by the massive turnout for his return to the Black Country.

Skipper’s ton can’t halt the league leaders 

28 Jul

A big unbeaten hundred by Himley captain Greg Wright could not stop West Bromwich Dartmouth in the Birmingham District League Premier Division.

Peter Karlsson on his way back to Wolves 

28 Jul

Peter Karlsson, one of Wolverhampton speedway’s all-time greats, is on his way back to the club for the rest of the season.

Duo see both British cracks end in TKO loss 

26 Jul

Woe betided the West Midlands fighters in there for a second crack at the British title as both were taken out inside the distance at the Manchester Arena.

World No 3 Jerry Mongan ready to step up 

25 Jul

World No 3 Jerry Mongan ready to step up...

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Rugby »

August 2014 Newsletter 

1 Aug

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August 2014 Newsletter 

1 Aug

August Newsletter.

Burntwood RUFC changing rooms get a makeover 

11 Jul

Burntwood RUFC volunteers Burntwood Rugby Club took part in the NatWest Rugby Force initiative – one of five Staffordshire clubs which submitted projects to obtain funding.

Autumn International Tickets 

9 Jul

Autumn International Ticket Applications now open...

2014/15 – Annual Memberships Now Due 

8 Jul

Please see attached details of 2014/15 annual memberships which are now due...

Letter from the Chairman 

7 Jul

Please see attached letter from the Chairman which includes some important club information...

July 2014 Newsletter 

1 Jul

Willenhall RUFC 1st Newsletter...

Willenhall RUFC Newsletter 

24 Jun

Your club, Your newsletter...

1st XV – 1st XV League fixtures 2014-2015 

22 Jun

1st XV League fixtures for 2014-2015 are available on the web site.

RWC 2015 Ticket Update 

19 Jun

RWC 2015 Tickets...

Under 15′s Match Shirts 2014-2015 Season 

13 Jun

Shirt Sizes needed for 2014-2015 Season...

Queen Mary’s reign supreme on the rugby field 

15 May

Queen Mary's Grammar School under-15s rugby team recently won the County Trophy, beating King Edward VI of Stafford in a tense final 22-17.

Under 14\’s – Kettering 7′s 

7 May

Sharp learning curve...

Under 13\’s – D K 5 v Walsall 49 

5 May

A Sunny Day Away At D K...

Lichfield RUFC secure the league and cup double 

29 Apr

Lichfield RUFC rounded off a memorable season by lifting the Staffordshire Senior Cup.

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