• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Sat 08 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Prenton Park
Tranmere Rovers

Tranmere Rovers

Richards 40" (OG)

Smith 40" (OG)

Cresswell 45"

Elford-Alliyu 55"

3 - 3
Walsall

Walsall

Richards 31"

Macken 84"

Butler 90"

Tranmere Rovers vs Walsall


Team Lineups

Tranmere Rovers

1 Warner
17 Kay
5 Goodison
12 Taylor
3 Cresswell45"
35 Elford-Alliyu55"
8 Welsh
25 Labadie
21 Jennings
7 Showunmi
9 Thomas-Moore
Substitutes
13 Collister
6 McChrystal
14 Wood
15 Fraughan
24 Bakayogo
26 McGurk
27 Akins

Walsall

21 Bevan
2 Westlake
32 Butler90"
6 Smith40"
3 Lescott
11 Nicholls
8 Richards31"
12 Marshall
15 Paterson
7 Jones
10 Macken84"
Substitutes
1 Brain
4 McDonald
5 Lancashire
18 Gray
19 Grigg
20 Geddes
23 McGivern

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Tranmere Rovers

D W W L L D L L

Walsall

D D L D D W W D
Head to Head
Walsall
1-4
Tranmere 23-Oct-2010
Walsall
2-1
Tranmere 10-Apr-2010
Tranmere
2-3
Walsall 12-Sep-2009
Walsall
0-1
Tranmere 11-Apr-2009
Tranmere
2-1
Walsall 28-Dec-2008
Walsall
2-1
Tranmere 05-Apr-2008


Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The referee brings the game to a close.

94:15 +4.15
 

Matthew Richards takes a shot. Save by Tony Warner.

93:23 +3.23
Goal
 

Andy Butler scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Tranmere 3-3 Walsall.Assist on the goal came from Jonathan Macken.

92:25 +2.25
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Welsh on Andy Butler. Free kick taken by Matthew Richards.

91:14 +1.14
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Paul Marshall, comfortable save by Tony Warner.

90:58 +0.58
 

Shot by Paul Marshall from 12 yards. Save by Tony Warner.

90:28 +0.28
 

Lateef Elford-Alliyu handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David Bevan.

89:06
 

William Grigg has a drilled shot. Tony Warner makes a save.

88:14
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Marshall from the right by-line.

88:02
 

William Grigg takes a shot. Save by Tony Warner.

86:14
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty box by Alex Nicholls goes wide of the right-hand upright.

84:01
Goal
 

Jonathan Macken scores a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tranmere 3-2 Walsall.Assist by Matthew Richards.

82:37
 

Lucas Akins takes a shot. David Bevan makes a save.

82:02
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuele Smith on Lucas Akins. Aaron Cresswell restarts play with the free kick.

81:19
Substitution
 

Lucas Akins joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ian Thomas-Moore.

81:08
 

Centre by Matthew Richards.

80:26
 

Darryl Westlake produces a cross, clearance made by Ash Taylor.

78:43
 

Corner taken left-footed by Paul Marshall from the left by-line, Enoch Showunmi manages to make a clearance.

78:06
 

Mark McChrystal challenges Jonathan Macken unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Matthew Richards.

77:19
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Alex Nicholls, clearance made by Enoch Showunmi.

77:03
 

Alex Nicholls takes a shot. Save made by Tony Warner.

76:01
Substitution
 

Ian Goodison goes off and Mark McChrystal comes on.

74:39
Substitution
 

Julian Gray is brought on as a substitute for Jamie Paterson.

74:25
 

Alex Nicholls crosses the ball, Ian Goodison makes a clearance.

73:35
 

Jonathan Macken sends in a cross, save by Tony Warner.

72:20
 

Matthew Richards gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joss Labadie. Aaron Cresswell takes the free kick.

71:16
 

The ball is crossed by Matthew Richards.

68:55
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jamie Paterson, clearance made by Enoch Showunmi.

68:38
 

Inswinging corner taken by Paul Marshall from the right by-line, clearance by Enoch Showunmi.

68:28
 

Shot from 18 yards by William Grigg. Blocked by Aaron Cresswell.

67:34
 

A cross is delivered by Alex Nicholls, Aaron Cresswell manages to make a clearance.

66:33
 

Unfair challenge on Ian Thomas-Moore by Andy Butler results in a free kick. Joss Labadie takes the direct free kick.

62:52
 

Enoch Showunmi fouled by Andy Butler, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Joss Labadie from left channel.

62:52
 

Andy Butler gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Enoch Showunmi. Free kick crossed right-footed by Joss Labadie, clearance made by Aaron Lescott.

60:18
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aaron Cresswell from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Jonathan Macken.

59:43
Substitution
 

William Grigg on for Steve Jones.

58:37
 

Jamie Paterson takes a shot. Comfortable save by Tony Warner.

57:50
 

Corner taken right-footed by Paul Marshall from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Michael Kay.

57:37
 

The ball is swung over by Jamie Paterson.

55:35
Goal
 

Lateef Elford-Alliyu scores a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Tranmere 3-1 Walsall.Assist by Dale Jennings.

54:39
 

John Welsh has an effort at goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

53:28
 

Ian Thomas-Moore is caught offside. David Bevan takes the indirect free kick.

52:43
 

The ball is sent over by Darryl Westlake, Andy Butler has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

51:56
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Paul Marshall, John Welsh makes a clearance.

51:47
 

The ball is swung over by Alex Nicholls, Ash Taylor manages to make a clearance.

50:13
 

Aaron Cresswell takes a outswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Darryl Westlake.

49:56
 

Jamie Paterson crosses the ball, Tony Warner makes a save.

47:06 +2.06
Goal
 

Goal scored by Aaron Cresswell from just outside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Tranmere 2-1 Walsall.Paul Marshall gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joss Labadie.

47:39
 

Joss Labadie takes a shot. Save made by David Bevan.

47:12
 

Ian Thomas-Moore takes a shot.

46:17
 

Enoch Showunmi produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

45:47
 

Dale Jennings sends in a cross, comfortable save by David Bevan.

44:09
 

The referee blows for offside against Ian Thomas-Moore. David Bevan takes the indirect free kick.

40:57
Goal
 

Emmanuele Smith concedes an unfortunate own goal. Tranmere 1-1 Walsall.Assist by Lateef Elford-Alliyu.

40:57
Goal
 

An unfortunate own goal is conceded by Matthew Richards. Tranmere 1-1 Walsall.Assist on the goal came from Lateef Elford-Alliyu.

39:54
 

Lateef Elford-Alliyu produces a cross.

39:03
 

The ball is swung over by John Welsh, save by David Bevan.

37:29
 

The ball is delivered by Lateef Elford-Alliyu, Andy Butler manages to make a clearance.

37:12
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Richards, clearance by Ian Goodison.

34:28
 

Alex Nicholls fouled by Joss Labadie, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Darryl Westlake.

34:11
 

Ash Taylor crosses the ball, save by David Bevan.

33:52
 

Aaron Cresswell produces a cross, Jamie Paterson makes a clearance.

31:50
Goal
 

Matthew Richards gets on the score sheet with a goal from just outside the box low into the middle of the goal. Tranmere 0-1 Walsall.Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Paul Marshall played to the near post,

30:32
 

Jonathan Macken produces a cross.

27:37
 

Centre by Enoch Showunmi, clearance by Steve Jones.

26:51
 

Shot from outside the area by Joss Labadie misses to the left of the goal.

25:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Welsh on Steve Jones. Matthew Richards takes the direct free kick.

25:13
 

Shot from just outside the area by Dale Jennings misses to the left of the target.

24:50
 

The ball is delivered by Aaron Cresswell.

24:16
 

Aaron Lescott concedes a free kick for a foul on Lateef Elford-Alliyu. John Welsh restarts play with the free kick.

23:27
 

Paul Marshall fouled by John Welsh, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by David Bevan.

21:48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuele Smith on Joss Labadie. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Cresswell.

21:48
 

Emmanuele Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joss Labadie. Joss Labadie takes the direct free kick. Shot from outside the area by Aaron Cresswell misses to the left of the target.

21:39
 

The ball is sent over by Michael Kay, clearance made by Darryl Westlake.

20:22
 

The referee blows for offside. David Bevan takes the indirect free kick.

19:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Marshall on Joss Labadie. Aaron Cresswell takes the free kick.

18:57
 

Alex Nicholls crosses the ball.

17:20
 

Unfair challenge on Jonathan Macken by Joss Labadie results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Marshall.

15:40
 

Steve Jones takes a shot. Save by Tony Warner.

14:55
 

Centre by Dale Jennings, clearance made by Paul Marshall.

14:11
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Aaron Cresswell.

13:17
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Aaron Cresswell, Ash Taylor takes a shot. David Bevan makes a save.

12:30
 

Jamie Paterson delivers the ball, save made by Tony Warner.

7:15
 

Dale Jennings has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

4:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Butler on Enoch Showunmi. Aaron Cresswell takes the direct free kick.

3:03
 

Ian Goodison concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Macken. Andy Butler takes the free kick.

Kick off
 

The match has kicked off.

Half time
 

The ref blows to signal half-time.

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2 Preston 43 35 83
3 Milton Keynes Dons 43 49 82
4 Swindon 42 22 76
5 Sheff Utd 44 13 69
6 Chesterfield 44 15 68
7 Rochdale 43 11 60
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10 Barnsley 44 -3 59

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