• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Fri 04 January 2013
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Banks's Stadium
Walsall

Walsall

Brandy 28"

Grigg 40"

Grigg 39"

2 - 0

Walsall vs Portsmouth


Team Lineups

Walsall

28 Darlow
14 Purkiss
22 Downing
4 Butler
20 Benning
29 Westcarr
27 Mantom
7 Chambers
10 Paterson
9 Grigg40"39"
12 Brandy28"
Substitutes
1 Grof
2 Taundry
6 Featherstone
11 Hemmings
17 Bowerman
24 Baxendale
25 Chambers

Portsmouth

13 Eastwood
2 Dumbuya
20 Michalik
18 Ertl
22 Webster
26 Mendez-Laing
7 Williamson
19 Russell
6 Walker
14 Benson
9 Connolly
Substitutes
1 Smith
3 Harley
16 Gyepes
21 Harris
23 Allan
35 Wallace

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Walsall

W D L D W W W W

Portsmouth

D W D W D L W L
Head to Head
Portsmouth
1-2
Walsall 15-Sep-2012
Portsmouth
1-0
Walsall 10-May-1983
Walsall
0-3
Portsmouth 04-Sep-1982
Portsmouth
1-0
Walsall 06-Mar-1982
Walsall
3-1
Portsmouth 17-Oct-1981
Portsmouth
2-0
Walsall 07-Feb-1981


Live Text Commentary
92:37 +2.37
 

The ball is delivered by Paul Benson, save by Karl Darlow.

92:23 +2.23
 

Centre by Jamie Paterson.

91:18 +1.18
 

James Baxendale has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide right of the target.

89:24
 

Will Grigg produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar.

88:40
 

Short corner taken by David Connolly.

88:27
 

David Connolly takes a shot. Paul Downing gets a block in.

87:29
Substitution
 

Malvind Benning leaves the field to be replaced by James Chambers.

86:50
 

Centre by David Connolly, comfortable save by Karl Darlow.

85:54
Substitution
 

Jed Wallace joins the action as a substitute, replacing Adam Webster.

85:28
 

Scott Allan takes a outswinging corner.

85:14
 

Adam Webster sends in a cross, clearance made by Paul Downing.

83:46
 

Effort from 18 yards by David Connolly. Save by Karl Darlow.

83:30
 

A cross is delivered by Adam Webster, clearance by Ben Purkiss.

83:12
 

Foul by Craig Westcarr on Lee Williamson, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Darel Russell.

82:42
 

The ball is delivered by Andy Butler.

82:19
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jamie Paterson from the right by-line, clearance made by Paul Benson.

82:05
 

Craig Westcarr takes a shot. Simon Eastwood makes a save.

81:12
 

Outswinging corner taken by Jamie Paterson, free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Butler on Johnny Ertl. Direct free kick taken by Simon Eastwood.

80:56
 

Craig Westcarr takes a shot. Simon Eastwood makes a brilliant save.

80:19
 

James Baxendale has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

79:53
 

Scott Allan takes a shot. Save made by Karl Darlow.

75:24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Chambers on Lee Williamson. Direct free kick taken by Johnny Ertl.

73:49
 

A cross is delivered by Scott Allan, clearance made by Andy Butler.

73:01
Substitution
 

(Walsall) makes a substitution, with James Baxendale coming on for Febian Brandy.

72:30
 

Craig Westcarr takes a shot. Johnny Ertl gets a block in.

72:09
 

Unfair challenge on Jamie Paterson by Lee Williamson results in a free kick. Jamie Paterson restarts play with the free kick.

71:08
 

Darel Russell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Westcarr. Andy Butler takes the free kick.

69:04
 

Febian Brandy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darel Russell. Adam Webster takes the direct free kick.

68:27
 

The ball is sent over by Adam Webster.

67:48
 

Jamie Paterson produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses right.

66:34
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Sam Mantom, Paul Downing has a mishit shot. Comfortable save by Simon Eastwood.

65:27
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Chambers by David Connolly results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Andy Butler.

64:02
Substitution
 

(Portsmouth) makes a substitution, with Ashley Harris coming on for Nathaniel Mendez-Laing.

63:49
 

Effort on goal by Jamie Paterson from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

63:24
 

Short corner worked by Sam Mantom.

62:42
 

Foul by Lubomir Michalik on Will Grigg, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Craig Westcarr, clearance made by Paul Benson.

61:44
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Westcarr from the left by-line. Andy Butler produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

61:22
 

Malvind Benning takes a shot. Simon Eastwood makes a save.

60:41
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against David Connolly. Paul Downing restarts play with the free kick.

59:26
 

Will Grigg has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

56:53
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Darel Russell on Malvind Benning. Malvind Benning takes the free kick.

54:41
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Adam Chambers on David Connolly. Direct free kick taken by Lubomir Michalik.

53:36
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Butler by Paul Benson. Karl Darlow takes the free kick.

51:48
 

Mustapha Dumbuya sends in a cross, save by Karl Darlow. Lee Williamson produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

50:25
 

Craig Westcarr takes a shot. Save by Simon Eastwood.

49:31
 

Effort from the edge of the penalty box by David Connolly goes wide of the right-hand upright.

47:44
 

Jamie Paterson takes a shot. Save by Simon Eastwood.

46:12 +1.12
 

Unfair challenge on Lee Williamson by Jamie Paterson results in a free kick. Lubomir Michalik takes the free kick.

45:27 +0.27
 

The referee penalises Malvind Benning for handball. Adam Webster takes the direct free kick.

45:12
 

Andy Butler fouled by Paul Benson, the ref awards a free kick. Karl Darlow restarts play with the free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Liam Walker leaves the field to be replaced by Scott Allan.

41:52
 

Mustapha Dumbuya concedes a free kick for a foul on Febian Brandy. Ben Purkiss takes the direct free kick.

40:03
Goal
 

Febian Brandy takes a shot. Simon Eastwood makes a save. Will Grigg fires in a goal from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Walsall 2-0 Portsmouth.Febian Brandy provided the assist for the goal.

38:43
 

The offside flag is raised against Paul Benson. Andy Butler takes the free kick.

37:27
 

The ball is sent over by Ben Purkiss.

35:18
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Chambers by Darel Russell results in a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Craig Westcarr from the free kick,

34:38
 

Craig Westcarr takes a shot. Save by Simon Eastwood.

32:13
 

Foul by Nathaniel Mendez-Laing on Febian Brandy, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jamie Paterson from right wing, clearance by Mustapha Dumbuya.

29:55
 

A cross is delivered by Ben Purkiss, clearance by Johnny Ertl.

28:37
Goal
 

Febian Brandy gets on the score sheet with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Walsall 1-0 Portsmouth.The assist for the goal came from Will Grigg.

28:35
 

The ball is delivered by Jamie Paterson.

28:01
 

Corner taken short by Sam Mantom, The ball is sent over by Ben Purkiss, clearance by Adam Webster.

27:42
 

Will Grigg takes a shot. Johnny Ertl gets a block in.

27:05
 

Will Grigg concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Webster. Free kick taken by Simon Eastwood.

26:45
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mustapha Dumbuya on Febian Brandy. Free kick taken by Ben Purkiss.

23:37
 

Effort on goal by Jamie Paterson from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

23:01
 

Paul Benson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Downing. Ben Purkiss takes the direct free kick.

22:05
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sam Mantom from the right by-line, Paul Benson manages to make a clearance. Shot from outside the box by Jamie Paterson goes wide right of the target.

18:23
 

Centre by Adam Chambers, Shot from deep inside the area by Paul Benson goes over the bar.

17:39
 

Johnny Ertl challenges Will Grigg unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Febian Brandy.

16:37
 

Liam Walker takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Craig Westcarr.

16:27
 

Centre by Nathaniel Mendez-Laing, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

15:45
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Sam Mantom goes wide left of the goal.

12:20
 

Mustapha Dumbuya sends in a cross, Close range header by David Connolly goes over the crossbar.

11:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Westcarr by Darel Russell. Free kick taken by Sam Mantom.

10:54
 

Shot by Jamie Paterson. Save made by Simon Eastwood.

9:36
 

Adam Chambers gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nathaniel Mendez-Laing. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Liam Walker from left wing, clearance made by Adam Chambers.

8:35
 

Lee Williamson concedes a free kick for a foul on Febian Brandy. Ben Purkiss takes the free kick.

8:26
 

Centre by Adam Webster.

6:50
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Febian Brandy by Lee Williamson. Direct free kick taken by Karl Darlow.

6:26
 

Corner taken by Liam Walker from the left by-line, Andy Butler manages to make a clearance.

6:15
 

The ball is delivered by David Connolly, Paul Downing manages to make a clearance.

5:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Febian Brandy by Mustapha Dumbuya. Ben Purkiss takes the direct free kick.

4:15
 

A cross is delivered by Paul Benson, Andy Butler makes a clearance.

2:24
 

Febian Brandy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darel Russell. Liam Walker produces a cross, Header on goal by Paul Benson from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

1:50
 

Will Grigg is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Simon Eastwood takes the indirect free kick.

:45
 

The ball is swung over by Jamie Paterson, Will Grigg takes a shot. Save by Simon Eastwood.

:20
 

Jamie Paterson delivers the ball, Adam Webster gets a block in. Sam Mantom decides to take a short corner.

Sky Bet League One table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Walsall 5 8 13
2 Sheff Utd 5 4 12
3 Burton Albion 5 3 12
4 Gillingham 5 7 11
5 Coventry 5 6 10
6 Rochdale 5 6 10
7 Chesterfield 5 3 10
8 Swindon 5 2 8
9 Fleetwood Town 5 2 7
10 Oldham 5 1 7

Full Sky Bet League One Table