• Sky Bet League One
  • Date: Sat 31 August 2013
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Banks's Stadium
0 - 3
Preston North End

Preston North End

Wright 29"

Byrom 29"

Humphrey 57"

Holmes 60"

Walsall vs Preston North End


Team Lineups

Walsall

1 O'Donnell
15 Chambers
4 Butler
12 Downing
14 Benning
16 Baxendale
8 Mantom
7 Chambers
11 Hemmings
10 Westcarr
9 Lalkovic
Substitutes
2 Purkiss
3 Taylor
6 Featherstone
22 Roberts
24 Hewitt
25 Sawyers
26 McQuilkin

Preston North End

23 Rudd
5 Clarke
4 Huntington
6 Wright29"
7 Humphrey57"
2 Keane
13 Byrom
3 Laird
11 Holmes60"
9 Davies
10 Beavon
Substitutes
1 Stuckmann
8 Wroe
14 Garner
16 Buchanan
19 Welsh
21 Mousinho
27 Hume

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League One

Walsall

W D L D W W W W

Preston North End

D W W D L W W W
Head to Head
Preston
1-3
Walsall 13-Jan-2013
Walsall
3-1
Preston 22-Sep-2012
Preston
0-0
Walsall 25-Feb-2012
Walsall
1-0
Preston 15-Oct-2011
Preston
1-0
Walsall 20-Apr-1999
Walsall
1-0
Preston 03-Oct-1998


Live Text Commentary
95:10 +5.1
 

Corner taken by Joel Byrom from the right by-line.

93:57 +3.57
 

Strike on goal comes in from Andy Taylor from the free kick. Declan Rudd safely holds on.

92:52 +2.52
 

Nicky Wroe crosses the ball in from the free kick.

92:23 +2.23
 

Joe Garner fouled by Adam Chambers, the ref awards a free kick.

Full time
 

The match has reached full-time.

91:54 +1.54
 

Andy Taylor takes the free kick.

91:45 +1.45
 

Kevin Davies concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Taylor.

91:01 +1.01
 

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

90:51 +0.51
 

Paul Downing fouled by David Buchanan, the ref awards a free kick.

90:41 +0.41
 

Joel Byrom crosses the ball in from the free kick.

90:15 +0.15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on David Buchanan by Adam Chambers.

88:04
 

Corner taken by James Baxendale.

87:19
 

Strike comes in from Joe Garner from the free kick. Richard O'Donnell safely holds on.

86:57
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicky Wroe by Nicky Featherstone.

86:39
 

Sam Mantom takes the free kick.

86:32
 

Milan Lalkovic fouled by Paul Huntington, the ref awards a free kick.

83:40
 

James Baxendale restarts play with the free kick.

83:25
 

Joel Byrom gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Baxendale.

81:22
 

Tom Clarke crosses the ball.

80:43
 

Keith Keane restarts play with the free kick.

80:34
 

Paul Downing concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin Davies.

79:44
 

Shot by Nicky Wroe cleared the target.

78:48
 

Romaine Sawyers takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

77:43
Substitution
 

Nicky Wroe is brought on as a substitute for Lee Holmes.

77:30
 

Bailey Wright manages to make a clearance.

76:58
 

Joe Garner has an effort at goal. Blocked by Andy Butler.

74:39
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Andy Taylor.

72:42
 

Andy Taylor takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Declan Rudd parries the ball away.

72:19
 

Corner taken by James Baxendale.

71:57
 

James Chambers takes a shot. Paul Huntington gets a block in.

71:08
 

Free kick taken by James Baxendale.

70:47
Substitution
 

David Buchanan replaces Scott Laird.

69:12
 

Centre by Andy Taylor.

68:03
 

Milan Lalkovic has an effort direct from the free kick. Joel Byrom gets a block in.

67:19
 

Foul by Joel Byrom on Adam Chambers, free kick awarded.

64:37
Substitution
 

Andy Taylor on for Malvind Benning.

64:25
Substitution
 

(Walsall) makes a substitution, with Nicky Featherstone coming on for Craig Westcarr.

63:47
 

Free kick taken by Milan Lalkovic.

63:35
 

Joe Garner concedes a free kick for a foul on Milan Lalkovic.

60:22
Goal
 

Lee Holmes scores with their left foot. Walsall 0-3 Preston.

59:20
Substitution
 

Romaine Sawyers comes on in place of Ashley Hemmings.

58:56
 

Shot by Craig Westcarr missed to the left of the target.

57:23
Goal
 

Chris Humphrey scores with a left foot finish. Walsall 0-2 Preston.

56:17
 

Shot by Joe Garner went over.

55:41
 

Scott Laird takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

53:23
 

Lee Holmes delivers the ball.

51:07
 

Milan Lalkovic concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Laird.

50:40
 

Corner taken by Joel Byrom.

50:11
Substitution
 

Joe Garner joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stuart Beavon.

49:28
 

Free kick taken by Declan Rudd.

49:16
 

Craig Westcarr concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Huntington.

47:18
 

Corner taken by Ashley Hemmings from the right by-line.

46:01 +1.01
 

Declan Rudd restarts play with the free kick.

46:16
 

Stuart Beavon takes a shot and went wide right of the net.

Half time
 

It is the end of the first-half.

45:37 +0.37
 

Ashley Hemmings challenges Keith Keane unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:23
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Humphrey.

45:03 +0.03
 

Adam Chambers restarts play with the free kick.

44:56
 

Stuart Beavon concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Butler.

43:47
 

Craig Westcarr takes the free kick.

43:10
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by James Baxendale.

37:12
 

Free kick taken by Keith Keane.

37:04
 

Sam Mantom gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Keane.

36:54
 

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

36:32
 

Foul by Kevin Davies on Andy Butler, free kick awarded.

36:25
 

Chris Humphrey sends in a cross.

35:29
Yellow card
 

Booking for Kevin Davies for unsporting behaviour.

35:24
 

Unfair challenge on Sam Mantom by Kevin Davies results in a free kick.

35:02
 

Lee Holmes sends in a cross.

33:19
 

The ball is swung over by Malvind Benning.

29:47
Goal
 

Bailey Wright hits the back of the net with a direct shot from the free kick. Walsall 0-1 Preston.

29:05
 

Malvind Benning concedes a free kick for a foul on Stuart Beavon.

27:22
 

Ashley Hemmings takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

26:44
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ashley Hemmings.

25:49
 

The ball is crossed by Scott Laird.

25:08
 

Shot by Craig Westcarr went wide of the left-hand post.

22:59
 

Free kick taken by Lee Holmes.

22:37
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Davies by Andy Butler.

22:05
 

James Baxendale restarts play with the free kick.

21:46
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Westcarr by Bailey Wright results in a free kick.

19:03
 

Clearance by Andy Butler.

18:28
 

Lee Holmes takes a shot. Blocked by James Chambers.

16:59
 

Adam Chambers restarts play with the free kick.

16:43
 

Lee Holmes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Chambers.

16:24
 

Corner taken by Lee Holmes.

13:48
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Holmes.

13:11
 

Free kick taken by Andy Butler.

12:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee Holmes on Malvind Benning.

11:13
 

Corner taken by Lee Holmes.

8:20
 

Sam Mantom has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

6:58
 

Andy Butler restarts play with the free kick.

6:58
 

Andy Butler restarts play with the free kick.

6:11
 

Chris Humphrey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the ball away.

6:11
 

Chris Humphrey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the ball away.

5:06
 

Free kick taken by James Chambers.

5:06
 

Free kick taken by James Chambers.

4:39
 

Clearance made by Andy Butler.

4:39
 

Clearance made by Andy Butler.

4:32
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Holmes.

4:32
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Holmes.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

3:40
 

Stuart Beavon takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the effort to safety.

3:40
 

Stuart Beavon takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the effort to safety.

3:40
 

Stuart Beavon takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the effort to safety.

2:41
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Holmes.

2:41
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Holmes.

2:41
 

The ball is swung over by Lee Holmes.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the match started.

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 Rochdale 5 6 10
6 Chesterfield 5 3 10
7 Coventry 4 6 9
8 Swindon 5 2 8
9 Fleetwood Town 5 2 7
10 Oldham 5 1 7

Full Sky Bet League One Table