• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Sat 31 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Spotland Stadium
Rochdale

Rochdale

Kennedy 65"

Akpa Akpro 65"

Akpa Akpro 90"

Symes 81" (P)

3 - 3
Walsall

Walsall

Ledesma 24"

Widdowson 37" (OG)

Butler 90"

Rochdale vs Walsall


Team Lineups

Rochdale

23 Lucas
24 Byrne
12 Long
5 Amankwaah
3 Widdowson37"
16 Tutte
8 Jones
7 Kennedy65"
26 Akpa Akpro90"
9 Symes81"
10 Grimes
Substitutes
21 Edwards
4 Holness
11 Adams
19 Obadeyi
27 McConville

Walsall

21 Grof
2 Westlake
4 Butler
6 Smith
3 Sadler
16 Nicholls
27 Mantom
25 Cuvelier
11 Hurst
28 Ledesma24"
17 Bowerman
Substitutes
1 Walker
5 Lancashire
9 Grigg
15 Paterson
14 Taundry

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Rochdale

W D L L W L D L

Walsall

D W W D D W D L
Head to Head
Walsall
0-0
Rochdale 31-Dec-2011
Walsall
0-0
Rochdale 26-Feb-2011
Rochdale
3-2
Walsall 11-Sep-2010
Rochdale
0-1
Walsall 01-Jan-1974
Walsall
0-0
Rochdale 01-Sep-1973
Walsall
0-2
Rochdale 04-Nov-1972


Live Text Commentary
93:53 +3.53
Goal
 

Andy Butler grabs a headed goal from just inside the area. Rochdale 3-3 Walsall.Mat Sadler provided the assist for the goal.

92:31 +2.31
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Nicky Adams, Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Rochdale 3-2 Walsall.Assist by Jason Kennedy.

89:36
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David Grof restarts play with the free kick.

88:41
 

Kevan Hurst produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

86:28
 

Andrew Tutte takes a shot. Save by David Grof. Corner taken by Nicky Adams, Jason Kennedy has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.

85:12
 

Will Grigg gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Widdowson. David Lucas restarts play with the free kick.

83:44
Substitution
 

Darryl Westlake leaves the field to be replaced by Jamie Paterson.

82:10
 

The offside flag is raised against Michael Symes. Free kick taken by David Grof.

80:06
Goal
 

Will Grigg challenges Joe Widdowson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andrew Tutte restarts play with the free kick. Mat Sadler gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Jason Kennedy. Michael Symes scores a placed penalty. Rochdale 2-2 Walsall.

79:34
 

Alex Nicholls is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick taken by David Lucas.

78:05
Substitution
 

Emanuel Jorge Ledesma leaves the field to be replaced by Richard Taundry.

77:34
 

Temitope Obadeyi takes a shot. David Grof makes a save.

76:52
 

Michael Symes takes a shot.

75:05
 

Shot on goal by Gary Jones from just inside the area goes over the target.

73:44
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro concedes a free kick for a foul on Florent Cuvelier. David Grof restarts play with the free kick.

73:13
Substitution
 

George Bowerman goes off and Will Grigg comes on.

71:50
 

Kevin Amankwaah fouled by Emanuel Jorge Ledesma, the ref awards a free kick. David Lucas takes the direct free kick.

70:39
 

Jason Kennedy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emanuel Jorge Ledesma. Emanuel Jorge Ledesma takes the direct free kick.

69:34
 

Jason Kennedy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevan Hurst. Direct free kick taken by David Grof.

69:12
 

Outswinging corner taken by Nicky Adams from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Kevan Hurst.

68:39
 

Effort on goal by Emanuel Jorge Ledesma from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.

67:55
 

Shot by Michael Symes from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

65:27
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Nicky Adams, Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro scores a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Rochdale 1-2 Walsall.Assist on the goal came from Kevin Long.

64:58
 

Nicky Adams takes the outswinging corner, George Bowerman manages to make a clearance.

64:38
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Nicky Adams, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

64:15
 

Inswinging corner taken by Jason Kennedy, clearance made by Emmanuele Smith.

61:17
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Florent Cuvelier by Andrew Tutte. Temitope Obadeyi replaces Neill Byrne. Free kick taken by Darryl Westlake.

58:21
 

Effort from outside the area by Andrew Tutte goes wide right of the goal.

57:39
 

The ball is swung over by Kevan Hurst.

55:32
Substitution
 

Nicky Adams on for Ashley Grimes.

55:16
 

Kevan Hurst has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

55:07
 

Sam Mantom takes a shot.

53:29
 

Florent Cuvelier takes a shot. Joe Widdowson gets a block in. Corner taken by Kevan Hurst played to the near post, Jason Kennedy makes a clearance.

52:10
 

Jason Kennedy decides to take a short corner, save made by David Grof.

51:55
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Andy Butler.

51:35
 

Jason Kennedy decides to take a short corner.

50:36
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy from the left by-line to the near post, Kevan Hurst manages to make a clearance.

49:05
 

Michael Symes takes a shot. Sam Mantom gets a block in.

47:50
 

Foul by Jason Kennedy on Florent Cuvelier, free kick awarded. Darryl Westlake restarts play with the free kick.

46:11 +1.11
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro fouled by Mat Sadler, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jason Kennedy from right wing.

45:57
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro. David Grof restarts play with the free kick.

44:42
 

Corner taken by Jason Kennedy, Header from deep inside the area by Kevin Long goes over the bar.

42:47
 

Michael Symes is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. David Grof restarts play with the free kick.

41:23
 

Kevan Hurst gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro. David Lucas restarts play with the free kick.

41:09
 

Florent Cuvelier takes a shot. Blocked by Gary Jones.

40:37
 

Kevan Hurst takes a short corner.

40:13
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Butler. Andy Butler takes the free kick.

39:57
 

Emanuel Jorge Ledesma takes a shot. David Lucas makes a save.

37:44
Goal
 

Own goal by Joe Widdowson. Rochdale 0-2 Walsall.

37:11
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Widdowson on Alex Nicholls. Emanuel Jorge Ledesma takes the direct free kick.

36:26
 

Jason Kennedy takes a shot. Save by David Grof.

35:37
 

Foul by Emmanuele Smith on Michael Symes, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David Lucas.

33:55
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro produces a cross, save by David Grof.

32:48
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro fouled by Emmanuele Smith, the ref awards a free kick. Jason Kennedy takes the free kick.

32:18
 

Jason Kennedy takes a shot.

31:12
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Andy Butler. Outswinging corner taken by Jason Kennedy from the right by-line.

30:53
 

Andy Butler concedes a free kick for a foul on Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro. Jason Kennedy restarts play with the free kick.

29:32
 

Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro takes a shot. Save made by David Grof.

29:20
 

Centre by Neill Byrne.

28:59
 

Outswinging corner taken by Jason Kennedy.

24:19
Goal
 

Emanuel Jorge Ledesma scores a goal from long range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Rochdale 0-1 Walsall.Sam Mantom provided the assist for the goal.

23:29
 

Ashley Grimes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Emmanuele Smith. Free kick taken by David Grof.

22:37
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Emanuel Jorge Ledesma. David Lucas restarts play with the free kick.

21:20
 

Gary Jones takes a shot.

19:39
 

Joe Widdowson fouled by Emanuel Jorge Ledesma, the ref awards a free kick. Jason Kennedy produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, Alex Nicholls gets a block in.

18:57
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy, clearance by Emmanuele Smith.

18:34
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emanuel Jorge Ledesma on Kevin Long. David Lucas restarts play with the free kick.

17:06
 

Kevan Hurst takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Michael Symes.

16:37
 

Gary Jones is penalised for a handball. Andy Butler restarts play with the free kick.

15:58
 

Shot from just outside the area by Michael Symes goes over the bar.

15:06
 

Andy Butler challenges Michael Symes unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Jason Kennedy, clearance by Darryl Westlake.

14:20
 

Joe Widdowson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Nicholls. Florent Cuvelier takes the free kick.

13:43
 

Florent Cuvelier takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.

12:36
 

Kevan Hurst takes a shot. Neill Byrne gets a block in.

10:13
 

The offside flag is raised against Jason Kennedy. Direct free kick taken by David Grof.

8:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro on Florent Cuvelier. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Emanuel Jorge Ledesma, clearance by Joe Widdowson.

8:02
 

Kevan Hurst takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

7:36
 

Andrew Tutte takes a shot. Save by David Grof.

7:11
 

The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by David Lucas.

3:25
 

Unfair challenge on David Grof by Ashley Grimes results in a free kick. David Grof takes the free kick.

2:37
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy from the left by-line to the near post, Kevan Hurst manages to make a clearance.

2:02
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Jason Kennedy, Mat Sadler makes a clearance.

:35
 

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Jason Kennedy played to the near post, Gary Jones takes a shot. Andy Butler gets a block in.

Sky Bet League One table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Barnsley 0 0 0
2 Blackpool 0 0 0
3 Bradford 0 0 0
4 Burton Albion 0 0 0
5 Bury 0 0 0
6 Chesterfield 0 0 0
7 Colchester 0 0 0
8 Coventry 0 0 0
9 Crewe 0 0 0
10 Doncaster 0 0 0

Full Sky Bet League One Table