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Whitney to Treat Luton Trip as Rehearsal for the Opening Day of the Season 

29 Jul

Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to club journalists ahead of Saturday's pre-season clash with Luton Town, and has discussed his desire to treat the match as a dress rehearsal for the upcoming campaign, insisting that he and his squad...

Jon Whitney: Final Walsall friendly will be dress rehearsal for the real thing 

29 Jul

Walsall boss Jon Whitney insists the time for experimentation is over as he gears up for tomorrow’s friendly against Luton.

Behaviour Rules – Some Initial Reaction 

29 Jul

Behaviour Rules - Some Initial Reaction Vitalfootball:Walsall:29/07/2016 11:53:00 Various rules on what is and isn't acceptable are being rolled out this season in an attempt to reduce 'intolerable behaviour' towards match day ...

Sports Desk Live – July 29 

29 Jul

Follow all the latest breaking news today from our sports reporters and our clubs.

Walsall’s Under 16s Have Won the Nottingham Cup 

28 Jul

Walsall Football Club's Under 16s side have won the Under 16s category of the Nottingham Cup 2016, which is the UK's largest football tournament, and has been taking place at Nottingham University over the last few days.

Walsall Sign Burnley Winger On Loan 

28 Jul

Walsall Sign Burnley Winger On Loan Vitalfootball:Walsall:28/07/2016 15:55:00 Former Shrewsbury winger joins the Saddlers on loan.

Walsall sign winger Ginnelly on loan 

28 Jul

Walsall sign winger Josh Ginnelly from Premier League side Burnley on loan until January 2017.

Jon Whitney Welcomes Burnley Youngster Josh Ginnelly to the Club 

28 Jul

Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to club journalists following the news that Burnley midfielder Josh Ginnelly has joined the club on a six-month loan deal, and has praised the former Shrewsbury Town youngster who is expected to play ...

Ginnelly – “I’m Looking Forward to Showing Everyone What I Can do” 

28 Jul

Following the news that Burnley midfielder Josh Ginnelly had joined the club on a six-month loan deal, the Coventry-born youngster has spoken to club journalists and discussed his desire to show Saddlers supporters what he can do.

BREAKING | Burnley’s Josh Ginnelly Arrives on Loan 

28 Jul

Walsall Football Club have today completed the signing of Burnley midfielder Josh Ginnelly, on a six-month loan deal.

Walsall borrow Burnley’s Josh Ginnelly 

28 Jul

Walsall boss Jon Whitney has made his tenth signing of the summer after snapping up winger Josh Ginnelly on loan.

Former Walsall Striker Passes Away 

28 Jul

Former Walsall Striker Passes Away Vitalfootball:Walsall:28/07/2016 14:49:00 Former Walsall striker Dave Syrett has sadly passed away aged 60.

WALSALL FC: Burnley winger pens loan deal with Saddlers 

28 Jul

BURNLEY winger Josh Ginnelly has promised to get Walsall fans out of their seats after signing a six-month loan deal with the Saddlers.

VIDEO | Bakayoko Putting in the Hard Yards 

28 Jul

In the latest of Walsall Football Club's behind the scenes videos, striker Amadou Bakayoko, who took his pre-season goal tally to five goals in three games after scoring a brace in a 3-2 defeat to Notts County, talks to Saddlers TV and says...

Burnley Midfielder Josh Ginnelly Linked With the Saddlers 

28 Jul

According to media reports, Walsall Football Club are hoping to complete the loan signing of Burnley's former Shrewsbury Town midfielderJosh Ginnelly, as Saddlers manager Jon Whitney continues to build his squad for the upcoming campaign.

Osbourne’s Saddlers Future to Be Decided Soon 

28 Jul

With the 2016/17 Sky Bet League One campaign edging ever closer, Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to the local press and revealed his plans to sit down with midfielder Isaiah Osbourne and discuss his future at the club.

IN BRIEF | Whitney Hopes to Add to His Squad Over the Next Few Days 

28 Jul

Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to the local press as he and his backroom team continue to prepare for the upcoming Sky Bet League One campaign, and has revealed that he hopes to complete another signing very soon.

New Rules For 2016/17 – Reminder 

28 Jul

New Rules For 2016/17 - Reminder Vitalfootball:Walsall:28/07/2016 09:42:00 With only a few weeks to go until proper football returns following our (again) unsuccessful...

Amadou Bakayoko keen for Walsall impact 

28 Jul

Striker Amadou Bakayoko has vowed to keep working hard to ensure he takes his pre-season form into the new campaign.

Walsall confident of making a new signing 

28 Jul

Walsall boss Jon Whitney is confident of adding a new face to his squad ahead of the upcoming friendly with Luton Town.

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Non-league football »

Meerkats U14s at BCLFC tournament 

29 Jul

SOLIHULL, ENGLAND – JULY 17: Teams from Birmingham City Ladies FC Sister Clubs take part in a tournament before the WSL 1 match between Birmingham City Ladies and Sunderland AFC Ladies at The Automated Technology Stadium on July 17, ...

Meerkats U14s with Kery`s Harrop at the BCLFC Tournament 

29 Jul

SOLIHULL, ENGLAND – JULY 17: Kerys Harrop of Birmingham City Ladies poses with one of the team during the Birmingham City Ladies FC Sister Clubs take part in a tournament before the WSL 1 match between Birmingham City Ladies and Sunderland...

McNally forced to step down 

29 Jul

Work commitments have forced former Hednesford Town boss Bernard McNally to step down as assistant manager of EVO-STIK Northern Premier League Rushall Olympic.


29 Jul

Rushall Olympic will now travel to Wolverhampton Casuals on Tuesday 2nd August (7.45 kick off) instead of the Sporting Khalsa fixture.

Follow the Club on Twitter 

29 Jul

Please follow the club on Twitter – https://twitter.


29 Jul


Wrexham Academy at Dales Lane this evening 

28 Jul

Dean Keates gets a look at his future...

FA Respect & Behaviour punishments for teams & clubs. 

27 Jul

Please note the following new punishments that take effect from this season: – http://www.

Donations to Foodbanks made. 

27 Jul

Many thanks to club members who donated food items over the last couple of weeks.

Rushall’s first friendly on the road 

26 Jul

Pics make the short hop to Heath Hayes for their first away pre-season match...

Respect Sanctions and Disciplinary action on Clubs 

26 Jul

We would like to make Clubs and Teams aware of the RESPECT Sanctions and Disciplinary Action on clubs for Misconduct by their players which will continue throughout the 2016/17 season.

Referee Development Evening 

26 Jul

Monday 22nd August will see us host a Referee Development Evening at Brocton FC for any Staffordshire FA Registered Referee.

Affiliation Numbers 2016/17 

25 Jul

We have so far received the following Affiliation Numbers: – Girls S-STA0786 Adult Men S-STA0787...

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Other Walsall sport »

When Darlaston Motor Wheel boys thrashed Metal Equipment 

26 Jul

IF BRITAIN were to have an Industrial Hall of Fame, some of its biggest names would be Black Country firms.

BOXING: Bloxwich battler Paddock sees English title challenge… 

25 Jul

LUKE Paddock's English title dreams were dashed as he suffered a ninth-round knockout at the hands of Anthony Upton in Cannock on Sunday.

One punch settles the English title fight 

25 Jul

One game-changing left hand saw the English super lightweight title go to Ricky Hatton’s camp and not to Bloxwich’s Luke Paddock.

Kidderminster will be closed for the next two weeks 

23 Jul

Please Note Kidderminster will be closed for the next two weeks.

A box of tricks could decide the English title 

23 Jul

The town of Walsall has offered vastly different experiences for the challengers to the Midlands super lightweight title tomorrow.

New Bilston TAGB Club Opening Wednesday 17th Aug 2016 

15 Jul

Opening Wednesday 17th August 2016 Contact Instructor Warren Didlock – 07973 521847 The Bilston club, caters for all ages and abilities in class, aged from young children to mature adults ranging in grades.


14 Jul


Tipton TKD demonstrations 

13 Jul

Tipton TKD demonstrations.

For those who are competing at the World Champs 

13 Jul

For those who are competing at the World Champs and are not weighing in prior to the event on the Thursday or Friday there will be a weigh in/height test at the Arena this to include competitors who are in patterns destruction only so they...

No training at Bewdley or Hagley Club Saturday and Sunday 

13 Jul

No training at Bewdley or Hagley Club Saturday and Sunday as we are at the world championships.

More Other Walsall sport

Rugby »

England v Australia Games 

9 Jun

The Club will be open for all the Australia v England matches.

Aviva Final & Eng v Wales 

24 May

Sat 28/5 Kick Off 3pm - Saracens v Exeter Sun 29/5 Kick Off 3pm - England v Wales...

Under 16 Staffs Cup Final 

25 Apr

Great game - Disappointing result...

Walsall 34 v Burntwood U16/U15’s 

24 Apr

A Great End To The Season.

Stepping Up! 

23 Apr


RUGBY: Walsall RFC give stalwarts super send-off with Burton win… 

19 Apr

WALSALL RFC 9 BURTON 0Midlands One WestWALSALL gave two departing stalwarts a stylish send-off as they rounded off a disappointing relegation campaign on a high with a win over local rivals Burton.

Walsall Under 16’s V Stafford 

18 Apr

Goosd win...

Walsall Finish with a Win 

18 Apr

Walsall 9 Burton 0...

Luke Chapel Memorial Tournament 

17 Apr

A Festival Of Rugby Played On A Fine Sunday Day.

Stafford U14 v Walsall U14 

17 Apr

Great spirit in adversity...

League Leaders Secure an Efficient Win 

11 Apr

Bridgnorth 52 Walsall 7...

Walsall Under 16’s V Kidderminster 

10 Apr

Good Game, Good Result...

Stourbridge / Warley v Walsall 

10 Apr

A Great Advert For Junior Rugby Development...

Willenhall 36 – 8 Eccleshall 

9 Apr

Willenhall’s comeback revenge on rivals Eccleshall...

Willenhall 2nds vs Walsall 3rds 

9 Apr

Willenhall score victory in win against Walsall...

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