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Andy Butler produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
The referee penalises Jason Pearce for handball. Matthew Richards has a direct shot on goal from the free kick,
Corner taken short by Liam Feeney.
Unfair challenge on Jason Pearce by Andy Butler results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Shwan Jalal.
Foul by Steve Fletcher on Oliver Lancashire, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Matthew Richards.
Shot from just outside the box by Richard Taundry goes over the bar.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Matthew Richards, clearance made by Steve Fletcher.
Foul by Julian Gray on Adam Smith, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Shaun Cooper.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc Pugh by Mathew Gill. Marc Pugh takes the indirect free kick.
Unfair challenge on Marc Pugh by Darryl Westlake results in a free kick. Jason Pearce restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is sent over by William Grigg.
Centre by Mathew Gill, Shwan Jalal makes a save.
Marc Pugh is caught offside. Jimmy Walker takes the free kick.
Julian Gray receives a caution for dissent.
Richard Taundry produces a cross, save by Shwan Jalal.
Inswinging corner taken by Matthew Richards.
Steve Fletcher comes on in place of Michael Symes. Richard Taundry joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jason Price.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Symes on Aaron Lescott. Matthew Richards takes the indirect free kick.
Marc Pugh fouled by Alex Nicholls, the ref awards a free kick. Marc Pugh takes the indirect free kick.
Ben Williamson takes a shot. Save made by Jimmy Walker.
(Bournemouth) makes a substitution, with Ben Williamson coming on for Danny Ings. Rhoys Wiggins is brought on as a substitute for Warren Cummings. Michael Symes challenges Julian Gray unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Richards takes the indirect free kick.
Adam Smith concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Price. Indirect free kick taken by Mathew Gill.
Danny Hollands fouled by Jason Price, the ref awards a free kick. Warren Cummings takes the indirect free kick.
Effort from the edge of the box by Liam Feeney goes wide of the left-hand upright.
The ball is sent over by Darryl Westlake, save made by Shwan Jalal.
Shot from just outside the penalty area by Julian Gray misses to the left of the target.
Danny Ings takes a shot. Save made by Jimmy Walker.
Effort from inside the area by Danny Ings misses to the right of the target.
William Grigg on for Jonathan Macken.
Mathew Gill has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mathew Gill, clearance by Jason Pearce.
The referee blows for offside against Julian Gray. Indirect free kick taken by Shwan Jalal.
Danny Ings takes a shot. Save by Jimmy Walker.
Liam Feeney takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.
Goal scored by Michael Symes from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Walsall 0-1 Bournemouth.Short corner taken by Marc Pugh, the assist for the goal came from Marc Pugh.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Butler on Michael Symes. Indirect free kick taken by Shaun Cooper.
A cross is delivered by Danny Hollands, save made by Jimmy Walker.
Shot from just outside the box by Liam Feeney goes over the bar.
Outswinging corner taken by Marc Pugh, clearance by Andy Butler.
Michael Symes has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.
Adam Smith takes a shot. Save by Jimmy Walker.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Hollands on Alex Nicholls. Matthew Richards takes the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Marc Pugh, Jimmy Walker makes a save.
Marc Pugh takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Darryl Westlake.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Price by Jason Pearce. Direct free kick taken by Matthew Richards.
Corner taken left-footed by Matthew Richards, Warren Cummings manages to make a clearance.
Jonathan Macken produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
The referee penalises Warren Cummings for handball. Matthew Richards takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mathew Gill, Andy Butler concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Pearce. Shwan Jalal takes the free kick.
Jason Price takes a shot.
Corner taken by Mathew Gill, clearance made by Danny Hollands.
Andy Butler takes a shot. Shwan Jalal makes a save.
Shaun Cooper concedes a free kick for a foul on Jason Price. Free kick taken by Matthew Richards.
Jason Pearce takes a shot.
Alex Nicholls gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Warren Cummings. Marc Pugh takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Liam Feeney by Aaron Lescott results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Warren Cummings.
Julian Gray is ruled offside. Shwan Jalal restarts play with the free kick.
Handball decision goes against Michael Symes. Matthew Richards takes the free kick.
Michael Symes shown a yellow card. Michael Symes is adjudged to have handled the ball. Jimmy Walker takes the indirect free kick.
The referee gives a free kick against Michael Symes for handball. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Alex Nicholls from own half, Michael Symes gets a block in.
The referee gives a free kick against Jason Price for handball. Free kick taken by Jason Pearce.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Macken on Danny Hollands. Indirect free kick taken by Warren Cummings.
Julian Gray has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Julian Gray delivers the ball.
Cherries boss could pick Baudry
Walsall welcome back Jason Price as they look to extend their unbeaten run to five games against high-flying Bournemouth.
The on-loan forward was ineligible for last Saturday`s 3-1 triumph over parent club Carlisle under the terms of his switch from Brunton Park.
But Price is available again and manager Dean Smith faces a decision over whether to hand him a recall.
That just leaves striker Darren Byfield on the sidelines, although, having revealed he thought he was facing retirement, the Saddlers captain has now stepped up his training having undergone career-saving sugar injections which have strengthened his knee.
He is now hoping to return to Walsall`s matchday 18 over the next couple of weeks as he builds up his fitness levels.
Bournemouth boss Lee Bradbury could hand new signing Mathieu Baudry his debut.
Defender Baudry, 22, goes into the squad to face the Saddlers following his arrival from French club Troyes, joining fellow new signing Ben Williamson, who will be hoping for a more prominent role following his debut in injury time of the 1-1 draw with Leyton Orient last weekend.
Full-back Rhoys Wiggins, who has missed the last three games with a thigh injury, should return to the starting line-up in place of Warren Cummings.
However, goalkeeper Dan Thomas, defender Ryan Garry, midfielder Mark Molesley and strikers Jayden Stockley and Steve Lovell are unavailable.
Thomas has joined Dorchester Town on loan, where he will link up with team-mate Stockley who has extended his loan with the non-league side.
Garry has begun rehabilitation from a nerve problem in his shin, while Molesley and Lovell, despite stepping up their comebacks from injury, will not be available for selection.
Symes settles it for Cherries
Michael Symes' second-half goal was enough to end Walsall's four-match unbeaten run and boost Bournemouth's automatic promotion hopes.
The winner for the Cherries came from a well-rehearsed set-piece in the 52nd minute, Liam Feeney dummying over Marc Pugh's low corner for Symes to notch his sixth goal of the season with a low drive from the edge of the penalty area.
That goal extended Bournemouth's unbeaten run to six games after a match in which both sides put the emphasis on the attack and in the 24th minute Bournemouth central defender Jason Pearce moved up to meet a cross from Pugh and send a header against the crossbar.
Walsall responded two minutes later with a header from Andy Butler brilliantly saved by Bournemouth goalkeeper Shwan Jalal and in the 27th minute Saddlers' striker Jason Price saw his header come back off the crossbar.
Walsall tried to repair the damage in the second half, but were vulnerable to Bournemouth's strikes on the break after Symes had put the visitors in front and it took one fine save from Walsall goalkeeper James Walker to prevent Danny Ings extending Bournemouth's lead in the 55th minute.
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