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Corner taken by Rhoys Wiggins played to the near post, Hogan Ephraim produces a right-footed shot from close in that goes over the bar.
Hogan Ephraim delivers the ball in from the corner.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Claude Gnakpa on Danny Hollands. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Hamer.
Rhoys Wiggins produces a cross, Adam Chambers manages to make a clearance.
Claude Gnakpa produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.
Foul by Danny Hollands on Claude Gnakpa, free kick awarded. Danny Hollands is shown a yellow card. Richard Taundry takes the free kick.
Mat Sadler challenges Scott Wagstaff unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Mat Sadler a red card for second bookable offence. Ben Hamer restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Richard Taundry, clearance by Danny Hollands.
Shot by George Bowerman from outside the box goes over the net.
George Bowerman produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.
Foul by Richard Taundry on Danny Hollands, free kick awarded. Ben Hamer restarts play with the free kick.
Anton Peterlin joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jonathan Macken. Claude Gnakpa handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.
The official flags Bradley Wright-Phillips offside. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick.
George Bowerman is ruled offside. Ben Hamer takes the indirect free kick.
Yann Kermorgant fouled by Claude Gnakpa, the ref awards a free kick. Rhoys Wiggins takes the indirect free kick.
Mat Sadler challenges Chris Solly unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Mat Sadler a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Hogan Ephraim from right channel.
Effort on goal by Matthew Taylor from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the target.
(Walsall) makes a substitution, with George Bowerman coming on for Jamie Paterson.
Scott Wagstaff is brought on as a substitute for Danny Green.
Danny Green produces a cross, Yann Kermorgant has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.
The ball is sent over by Mat Sadler, Ben Hamer makes a comfortable save.
Mat Sadler takes a shot. Clearance made by Michael Morrison.
Yann Kermorgant takes a shot from long range which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Yann Kermorgant sends in a cross, clearance made by Oliver Lancashire.
Matthew Taylor fouled by Jamie Paterson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Hamer.
Foul by Adam Chambers on Yann Kermorgant, free kick awarded. Yann Kermorgant fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Danny Green takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Richard Taundry makes a clearance.
Claude Gnakpa on for Andrew Halliday. Corner taken right-footed by Richard Taundry, Adam Chambers has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.
Jamie Paterson produces a cross, clearance made by Darel Russell.
Richard Taundry takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Yann Kermorgant manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Rhoys Wiggins on Richard Taundry. Free kick taken by Lee Beevers.
Hogan Ephraim crosses the ball.
Hogan Ephraim takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.
Bradley Wright-Phillips is adjudged to have handled the ball. Free kick taken by Jimmy Walker.
Danny Green sends in a cross.
Danny Green delivers the ball, Oliver Lancashire makes a clearance.
Emmanuele Smith is booked.
Hogan Ephraim delivers the ball, Yann Kermorgant finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Walsall 1-1 Charlton.Hogan Ephraim provided the assist for the goal.
Alex Nicholls gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Rhoys Wiggins. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.
Jonathan Macken takes a shot. Comfortable save by Ben Hamer.
Bradley Wright-Phillips has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Michael Morrison fouled by Jonathan Macken, the ref awards a free kick. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.
Danny Hollands crosses the ball.
Short corner worked by Richard Taundry, Jonathan Macken fires in a goal from close in high into the middle of the goal. Walsall 1-0 Charlton.Assist by Oliver Lancashire.
Adam Chambers takes a shot. Danny Green gets a block in.
Darel Russell concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Taundry. Lee Beevers takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Green on Adam Chambers. Free kick taken by Jimmy Walker.
Hogan Ephraim takes a shot.
The ball is sent over by Yann Kermorgant, Jimmy Walker makes a brilliant save.
Danny Green produces a cross.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Yann Kermorgant on Adam Chambers. Jimmy Walker restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is sent over by Lee Beevers, Michael Morrison makes a clearance.
Jamie Paterson crosses the ball, clearance made by Matthew Taylor.
Foul by Darel Russell on Adam Chambers, free kick awarded. Jimmy Walker takes the indirect free kick.
Jonathan Macken is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Hamer.
The official flags Bradley Wright-Phillips offside. Free kick taken by Oliver Lancashire.
The official flags Jamie Paterson offside. Ben Hamer restarts play with the free kick.
Hogan Ephraim takes a shot. Save by Jimmy Walker.
Bradley Wright-Phillips challenges Adam Chambers unfairly and gives away a free kick. Richard Taundry crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Darel Russell manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Green by Alex Nicholls. Ben Hamer restarts play with the free kick.
Shot by Bradley Wright-Phillips from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Jamie Paterson has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.
Double boost for Saddlers
Walsall welcome back captain Andy Butler and fellow defender Daryl Westlake for the visit of leaders Charlton.
Centre-back Butler has missed the club`s last two games due to a cyst in the back of his knee but is now fully fit and returned to feature for the club`s reserves in midweek.
Full-back Westlake joined Butler in playing 90 minutes for the Saddlers` second string having been sidelined with an ankle injury since the end of October, but whether manager Dean Smith opts to throw him into his starting XI so soon remains to be seen.
Striker Ryan Jarvis starts a three-match suspension after being sent off within minutes of his introduction off the bench in last weekend`s 1-1 FA Cup draw at Dagenham & Redbridge.
Smith`s only other absentee remains midfielder Kevan Hurst, who aims to return to full training next week as he nears the completion of his recovery from a broken bone in his heel.
Hogan Ephraim will return to the Charlton squad.
The on-loan winger was unavailable for last weekend's FA Cup win over Carlisle as parent club QPR do not want him cup-tied.
The Addicks are still without captain Johnnie Jackson, who has a hamstring injury, and fellow midfielder Dale Stephens following an ankle operation.
Manager Chris Powell made six changes for the Carlisle match and is set to revert to the bulk of the side which ended Huddersfield's unbeaten run the previous Monday.
That should mean returns for goalkeeper Ben Hamer, defender Matt Taylor, Ephraim and strikers Bradley Wright-Phillips and Yann Kermorgant, while Andy Hughes is likely to start in central midfield if Darel Russell does not shake off a calf knock.
Saddlers hold leaders
Struggling Walsall denied leaders Charlton a seventh successive league win with a battling performance in a 1-1 draw at the Banks's Stadium.
The Saddlers stunned the visitors by taking a 36th-minute lead following a short corner by Richard Taundry. Full-back Mat Sadler's fierce drive flattened his team-mate Oliver Lancashire in the penalty box, but veteran Jon Macken whipped the rebound into the roof of the net for his fifth goal of the season.
However, Charlton showed their determination by bouncing back nine minutes later. Hogan Ephraim darted down the left before firing over a great cross which Yann Kermorgant leapt to power a header into the roof of the net to equalise.
Walsall, who have won only one of their last 15 league games, fought every inch of the way but Danny Hollands should have put the Addicks in front after 67 minutes instead of heading straight into the hands of keeper Jimmy Walker from 10 yards out.
The Saddlers had chances to win it too, substitutes Claude Gnakpa and George Bowerman went close while Charlton had penalty claims for handball turned down.
Walsall finished the game with 10 men after Sadler was sent off in the 89th minute for a second bookable offence.
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