Swindon Town beats Walsall 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

WALSALL. Swindon Town was finally too good for Walsall.

Swindon Town beats Walsall 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS
Walsall v Swindon Town highlights

WALSALL. Swindon Town was eventually too good for Walsall with the goal of H. McKirdy (3′), J. Payne (25′) and J. Payne (45′ pen).

The match was played at the The Banks’s Stadium stadium in Walsall on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Samuel Barrott with the help of Mark Stevens and Connor Brown. The 4th official was Oliver Yates. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 17.4 degrees Celsius or 63.3 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 64%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 49 Ball Possession 51
Shots
  • 17 Total 12
  • 3 On Target 4
  • 14 Off Target 8
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 102 Attack 84
  • 55 Dangerous attack 38
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 7 Corners 5
  • 3 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 11 Total 12
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. Walsall was in possession of the ball for 49% of the time vs. Swindon Town that controlled the ball for 51% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Walsall had a more offensive attitude with 55 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 3 were on target. Still, Swindon Town succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Walsall shot 17 times, 3 on target, 14 off target. Talking about the opposition, Swindon Town shot 12 times, 4 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Walsall received 2 yellow cards (D. Daniels and E. Monthe). Talking about the opposition, Swindon Town received 2 yellow cards (J. Williams and L. Reed).

Match Timeline

3'
H. McKirdy(goal)
25'
J. Payne(goal)L. Reed
D. Daniels- Yellow
45'
45'
J. Payne(penalty)
54'
J. Williams- Yellow
58'
B. Gladwin- sub ->J. Williams
S. Perry- sub ->R. Devine
62'
70'
L. Reed- Yellow
E. Monthe- Yellow
73'
75'
A. Odimayo- sub ->M. Egbo
79'
J. O\'Brien- sub ->M. Baudry
J. Shaw- sub ->J. Earing
87'
M. Sadler- sub ->E. Monthe
89'

Standings

After this match, Walsall will stay with 54 points like Hartlepool United to hold in the 16th place. On the other side, Swindon Town will have 77 points like Mansfield Town to hold in the 6th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Swindon Town will host Port Vale on the 15th of May with a 13-6 head to head in favor of Swindon Town (3 draws).

Walsall – Formation

Walsall started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Michael John Flynn decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Walsall made 3 changes: R. Devine for S. Perry (62′), J. Earing for J. Shaw (87′) and E. Monthe for M. Sadler (89′).

Swindon Town – Formation

Swindon Town started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Ben Garner played with: .

Substitutions

Swindon Town made 3 changes: J. Williams for B. Gladwin (58′), M. Egbo for A. Odimayo (75′) and M. Baudry for J. O’Brien (79′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the League Two.​