Ben Sadler officially begins as CEO

We would like to officially welcome our new CEO Ben Sadler to Walsall Football Club after starting in his new role today.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE 3 hours ago

Walsall Linked with Non-League Goalkeeper

Walsall have been named alongside a lengthy list of clubs chasing the signature of 25-year-old Buxton goalkeeper Max Dearnley.Joined in the chase...
BESCOTBANTER 4 hours ago

Morecambe, Walsall and Harrogate Town to fight it out over goalkeeper addition

Morecambe, Walsall and Harrogate Town are all interested in Buxton goalkeeper Max Dearnley, as per Pete O’Rourke. Morecambe… The post Morecambe,...
THE72.CO.UK 9 hours ago

Walsall legend Jimmy Walker bares all as he prepares to publish book

Walsall legend Jimmy Walker promises plenty of laughs and tears in his upcoming autobiography.
EXPRESS AND STAR 10 hours ago

Walsall friendship reaping rewards

Liam Gordon feels his close friendship with fellow Walsall defender Taylor Allen has helped the pair bring the best out of each other.
EXPRESS AND STAR 13 hours ago

Tickets details confirmed for pre-season friendlies against Aston Villa and Birmingham City

Tickets for our two pre-season friendlies at the Poundland Bescot Stadium against Premier League side Aston Villa and League One side Birmingham...
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 15

Walsall club legend praises out of contract keeper

Club legend Jimmy Walker has heaped praise on goalkeeper Jackson Smith and feels he can be a “valuable” asset to Walsall if he signs a new...
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 15

Brandon Comley : Vice-captain is vital to Walsall success

Walsall midfielder Brandon Comley believes vice-captain Jamille Matt's leadership qualities will prove “vital”.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 14

Ex-Fylde boss backs Connor Barrett to make Walsall step-up

Former AFC Fylde boss Adam Murray insists he has “no doubts” that new Walsall defender Connor Barrett has what it takes to make the step-up into...
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 13

AFC Fylde defender agrees Walsall move

AFC Fylde full-back Connor Barrett is making a move into the EFL after turning down a new contract with the Coasters.
FLEETWOODTODAY.CO.UK Jun 13

Latest NYCDA Saddlers Draw results confirmed!

The results from the latest NYCDA Saddlers Draw are now in!
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 13

Walsall Sign AFC Fylde Defender Connor Barrett

Walsall have confirmed the signing of AFC Fylde defender Connor Barrett, with the right-back penning an initial three-year contract at the...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 12

Mat Sadler 'Delighted' to Welcome Connor Barrett to the Club

Walsall boss Mat Sadler has spoken of his delight after securing the services of AFC Fylde defender Connor Barrett.22-year-old Barrett, who has...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 12

New signing Connor Barrett aiming for next level at Walsall

New Walsall arrival Connor Barrett is aiming to take his career to the next level in the EFL after becoming the club's first signing of the summer.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Walsall complete Connor Barrett signing from AFC Fylde

Walsall have signed defender Connor Barrett from National League side AFC Fylde on a three-year deal.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Saddlers make Connor Barrett first signing of the summer from AFC Fylde

Walsall Football Club are pleased to announce that defender Connor Barrett will join the Club when his current deal with National League side AFC...
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 12

AFC Fylde Confirm Connor Barrett Departure with Walsall Set to Face FA Tribunal

AFC Fylde have confirmed the departure of defender Connor Barrett ahead of a potential move to the Poundland Bescot Stadium.22-year-old Barrett,...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 12

Walsall on verge of landing AFC Fylde defender

Walsall are on the verge of signing defender Connor Barrett from National League outfit AFC Fylde.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Walsall to Take on Birmingham City Ahead of the New Campaign

The Club has confirmed that the Saddlers will take on recently-relegated Sky Bet League One side Birmingham City ahead of the 2024/25...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 12

International round-up: Wolves, West Brom, Walsall & Aston Villa players in action

A number of internationals from our clubs were in action in recent days.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Saddlers to host Birmingham City in pre-season friendly

A further friendly has been added to our pre-season schedule as the Saddlers will take on League One side Birmingham City on Saturday 27th July,...
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 12

Walsall's Liam Gordon notches on the international stage

Walsall defender Liam Gordon was among the scorers as Guyana beat Belize 3-1 in their Concacaf World Cup second round qualifier.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Liam Gordon Scores as Guyana Ease Past Belize

Walsall defender Liam Gordon retained his place in the Guyana starting XI as they took on Belize in their second group game in the Second Round of...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 12

Mat Sadler excited to see 'full-time athlete'

Mat Sadler is hopeful Walsall defender Harry Williams has been able to use his spell on the sidelines as an opportunity to transform into a...
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 12

Hutchinson tops Saddlers' average ratings for 23/24

Walsall harboured dreams of the play-offs as the season reached the business end but those hopes were soon dashed as they fell short.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 11

Ryan Stirk earns top praise from Walsall team mate after debut season

Brandon Comley has praised fellow Walsall midfielder Ryan Stirk for his level-headed approach during his debut season.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 11

Grab the perfect gift this Father's Day!

Saddlers supporters can take advantage of a variety of fantastic offers at the Club Shop ahead of Father's Day on Sunday 16th June.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 10

Walsall FC Women to Field More Teams From 2024/25

Walsall FC Women have confirmed plans to expand the number of teams it fields from the upcoming 2024/25 campaign.Last season saw four teams...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 10

Walsall Duo Retain Starting Their Spots as Montserrat Lose to Panama

Walsall defender Donervon Daniels and midfielder Brandon Comley retained their starting spots as Montserrat took on Panama in their second group...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 10

Unsung hero Michael Dobson has a place in Walsall folklore

Michael Dobson only needs to walk through the reception doors at Bescot to be reminded of the indelible mark he left on Walsall Football Club.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 10

Ben Boycott outlines Walsall production line goal

Ben Boycott believes Walsall have “all the ingredients” to become an effective producer of young talent.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 10

Premier League new-boys Ipswich eye transfer raid on rivals for goalkeeper who had superb loan spell last season

BRIGHTON keeper Carl Rushworth is wanted by Premier League new boys Ipswich. Rushworth, 22, may get his big chance in the top flight after he...
THE SCOTTISH SUN Jun 9

Walsall trio suffer World Cup woe

Walsall's international stars all suffered defeats in crunch World Cup qualifiers.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 8

Cheer on England during Euro 2024 at The Locker!

The Locker will be the place to be during Euro 2024 as ALL of England's group stage games will be screened live in the venue.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 7

Tom Knowles Agrees Forest Green Rovers Switch

The Club has confirmed that winger Tom Knowles will join Vanarama National League side Forest Green Rovers upon the expiry of his contract later...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 6

Tom Knowles Wishes Walsall FC 'All the Best' Ahead of Forest Green Rovers Switch

Following the news that he will leave the club at the end of the month, Walsall winger Tom Knowles has issued a statement, thanking all in WS1 for...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 6

Former Walsall, Yeovil Town and Cambridge United attacker Tom Knowles joins Forest Green Rovers

Squad strengthened at New Lawn ahead of 2024/25 National League campaign
GLOUCESTERSHIRELIVE.CO.UK Jun 6

Walsall confirm Tom Knowles exit as Forest Green swoop

Tom Knowles will join National League outfit Forest Green Rovers when his contract at Walsall expires at the end of the month.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 6

Tom Knowles to join Forest Green Rovers upon expiry of contract

Walsall Football Club can confirm that Tom Knowles will join National League side Forest Green Rovers when his contract expires on June 30th.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 6

Walsall Duo Start as Montserrat Lose to Nicaragua

Walsall defender Donervon Daniels and midfielder Brandon Comley were named in the starting XI as Montserrat took on Nicaragua in their bid to take...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 6

AFC Fylde sign former Sheffield United, Bradford City, Carlisle United and Walsall man

AFC Fylde head coach Chris Beech has signed a familiar face after bringing Joe Riley to Mill Farm.
FLEETWOODTODAY.CO.UK Jun 6

Michael Flynn for the first time as Cheltenham Town manager

Hear from new Cheltenham Town manager Michael Flynn for the first time after he signed a two-year-contract at the Completely-Suzuki Stadium.The...
FOOTBALLNEWS Jun 5

NYCDA Saddlers Draw results: June 5th

The results from the latest NYCDA Saddlers Draw are now in!
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 5

Joe Riley Signs for AFC Fylde

Walsall defender Joe Riley has joined Vanarama National League side AFC Fylde on an initial one-year deal, following his release by the...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 5

Walsall U18s Pre-Season Schedule Confirmed

Walsall Under-18s pre-season schedule has been confirmed, with the young hopefuls set to face a variety of opponents.The Saddlers, who play in the...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 5

Joe Riley finds new club after Walsall release

Joe Riley has joined National League outfit AFC Fylde following his release from Walsall last month.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 5

Aston Villa to Take on Athletic Bilbao at the Poundland Bescot Stadium

The Club has confirmed that the Poundland Bescot Stadium will once again play host to one of Aston Villa's pre-season friendlies. Welcoming La Liga...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 5

Ben Sadler Confirms Exact Date He'll Start Work at Walsall FC

Walsall's new Chief Executive Officer, Ben Sadler, has confirmed the exact date when he'll make the move to the Poundland Bescot Stadium. Sadler,...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 5

Aston Villa to face Athletic Club De Bilbao at Poundland Bescot Stadium

The Poundland Bescot Stadium will host Aston Villa’s pre-season friendly against La Liga side Athletic Club de Bilbao on Wednesday 7th August,...
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 5

Six of the best loan spell Walsall will look to emulate

Walsall will be looking to the loan market again this summer – and like most clubs, they have had their fair share of hits and misses on the loan...
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 5

Luke Pearce Released by Southampton

Former Walsall Academy prospect Luke Pearce has been named among a handful of players to be released by Southampton as they look ahead to their...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 5

Ben Boycott confident Walsall can continue strike gold

Ben Boycott is optimistic that Walsall can use their recent track record with loan players to their advantage in the summer transfer window.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 5

Exclusive | Jack Nolan's first Gills interview

Interviews New signing Jack Nolan speaks to iFollow after putting pen to paper on a permanent contract at Priestfield. Former Walsall winger joins...
GILLINGHAMFOOTBALLCLUB.COM Jun 4

Mark Rainer Memorial Match Takes Place This Weekend

The Mark Rainer Memorial Match takes place this weekend as Pelsall Villa Colts take on Walsall FC All Stars in aid of two good causes. Played at...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 4

A season of progression on and off the pitch for Walsall

A season that saw Walsall flirt with the prospect of a League Two play-off finish ultimately ended in anticlimactic fashion.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 4

"A great man-manager who creates a fantastic team spirit" - Verdict on Michael Flynn's Newport County AFC reign

Former Newport County, Walsall and Swindon Town boss Michael Flynn has been appointed Cheltenham Town manager ahead of the 2024/25 League Two season
GLOUCESTERSHIRELIVE.CO.UK Jun 3

Walsall to Face Solihull Moors Ahead of New Campaign

As we edge ever closer to the 2024/25 campaign, he Club has confirmed that Mat Sadler's first-team will take on Solihull Moors at 3.00pm on...
BESCOTBANTER Jun 3

Walsall round off pre-season with Solihull Moors trip

Walsall will round off their pre-season schedule with a trip to National League outfit Solihull Moors on August 3.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 3

Saddlers to visit Solihull Moors in pre-season

Walsall will visit National League side Solihull Moors on Saturday 3rd August, 3pm kick-off, in a pre-season friendly.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE Jun 3

Walsall looking to beat the odds

Walsall will fancy their chances of fighting for a play-off place next season but that's not say that the bookmakers agree.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 2

Walsall's Wembley trip was full of mixed emotions

It took 127 years for a Walsall team to walk out at Wembley for the very first time.
EXPRESS AND STAR Jun 1

Here's which clubs have the most expensive season-tickets in League Two for the 2024/25 season and where Doncaster Rovers, Walsall, Newport County, Bradford City and Fleetwood Town rank

It’s that exciting time of the year when we can already start thinking about next season.
DONCASTER FREE PRESS Jun 1

Ex-Walsall boss Michael Flynn finds new club

Former Walsall boss Michael Flynn has been appointed as the new manager of League Two rivals Cheltenham Town.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 31

Former Swindon Town, Walsall and Newport County AFC boss Michael Flynn confirmed as Cheltenham Town manager

Welshman becomes Cheltenham Town's 13 permanent manager in the EFL
GLOUCESTERSHIRELIVE.CO.UK May 31

Kick off your career with a Foundation Apprenticeship

For over 30 years, we at Walsall FC Foundation, have run a very successful Apprenticeship Programme in its varying guises since 1989.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE May 31

Walsall boss Mat Sadler salutes fan support after impressive new figures revealed

Mat Sadler has praised the “brilliant” support from the Walsall fan base after home attendances reached a 16-year high this season.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 31

Sky Sports, ITV Agree Deal to Broadcast Select League & Cup Fixtures Free-to-Air From 2025

Sky Sports and broadcaster ITV have reached an agreement in principle which will give all UK football fans the chance to watch free-to-air coverage...
BESCOTBANTER May 30

Fans' Forum Set for Thursday, 27th June

The Club will be hosting a Fans' Forum in the Stadium Suite at the Poundland Bescot Stadium on Thursday, 27th June. Co-Chairmen Ben Boycott and...
BESCOTBANTER May 30

George Bennett on Douglas James-Taylor and future Walsall to Drogheda moves

George Bennett sat down with Jonny Drury to discuss Douglas James-Taylor's loan move to Drogheda United.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 30

Transfer rumours: All the rumours and links from Wolves, West Brom & Aston Villa

Expressandstar.com brings you all the latest transfer rumours and gossip involving Wolves, Albion, Walsall and Villa.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 30

Walsall playmaker Isaac Hutchinson will be keen to build on his progress

Last month, Walsall talisman Isaac Hutchinson was proudly clutching three awards with the smile of a man who'd just enjoyed the season of his dreams.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 30

Watch: Rare sight of Walsall FC ground with no pitch as it's removed ahead of relaying

The football season may have finished but the hard work has begun at Bescot Stadium where work is continuing to relay the playing surface in time...
EXPRESS AND STAR May 30

Walsall set to clock up the miles next season

Walsall will accumulate over 5,000 miles on their travels in League Two next season.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 30

NYCDA Saddlers Draw results: May 29th

The results from the latest NYCDA Saddlers Draw are now in!
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE May 29

Getting to know you | Huddersfield Town

The Terriers tackle the third tier Yorkshire's very own Huddersfield Town will do battle with the Royals once more after suffering relegation from...
READINGFC.CO.UK May 29

Transfer rumours: All the rumours and links from Wolves, West Brom, Walsall & Aston Villa

Expressandstar.com brings you all the latest transfer rumours and gossip involving Wolves, Albion, Walsall and Villa.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 29

Why Walsall's Dylan Thomas is already looking like a first team member

A bitterly cold wind descended from the River Sheppey as a red-cheeked Dylan Thomas readied himself for his third cameo from the bench in Walsall...
EXPRESS AND STAR May 29

EXCLUSIVE: Former Newport County AFC, Walsall and Swindon Town boss set to be named Cheltenham Town head coach

New head coach set to be unveiled by League Two Cheltenham Town
GLOUCESTERSHIRELIVE.CO.UK May 28

Dylan Thomas Ready to 'Kick On' After Penning First Pro Deal

After putting pen to paper on his first professional contract, Walsall midfielder Dylan Thomas has spoken of his desire to make the most of his...
BESCOTBANTER May 28

Duo Sign First Professional Contracts as Others are Released

The Club has confirmed that academy graduates Dylan Thomas and George Barrett have both signed their first professional contracts at the Poundland...
BESCOTBANTER May 28

George Barrett 'Buzzing' After Signing First Professional Contract

Following the news that he'd put pen-to-paper on his first professional contract at the Poundland Bescot Stadium, goalkeeper George Barrett has...
BESCOTBANTER May 28

Dylan Thomas and George Barrett sign professional contracts

Walsall Football Club are pleased to confirm that Dylan Thomas and George Barrett have both signed their first professional contracts.
WALSALL FC OFFICIAL SITE May 28

Walsall hand professional deals to academy duo

Walsall have handed first professional deals to academy duo Dylan Thomas and George Barrett.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 28

Walsall's Ronan Maher surpassed targets thanks to Rushall Olympic

Walsall teenager Ronan Maher says he has surpassed the targets he set for himself in pre-season during his remarkable campaign at Rushall Olympic.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 28

Walsall's Mat Sadler key to strengthening bonds with other clubs

Ben Boycott feels Mat Sadler has strengthened Walsall's relationships with other Midlands clubs.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 28

How the final League Two table would have looked if only goals from UK players counted, including Doncaster Rovers, Crewe Alexandra, AFC Wimbledon, MK Dons, Crawley Town and Walsall

The days of Smith, Jones and Green are long gone now – as are teams made up entirely of UK players.
DONCASTER FREE PRESS May 27

Bescot Stadium deal protected Walsall from 'existential risk'

Ben Boycott insists that buying the freehold to the Bescot Stadium helped protect Walsall from an “existential risk”.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 27

Walsall's boss always learning

Mat Sadler insists he has learned plenty of lessons during his debut campaign in the dugout at Walsall.
EXPRESS AND STAR May 27
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