A big thanks to Glenners for todays match report
Subs treadeaz, morris, ronaldo
Slow start by smithswood, struggling to get the ball down and play
7 mins - walsall phoenix have a good chance as a cross comes in from the right but the striker just flicks his header on.
11 mins- chris swings a long floating ball to the back post, harris heads it back over but no one gets there
14 mins - evo plays a long ball over the top but hession cant beat the keeper to it.
22 mins - GOAL smiths 1 - 0 walsall. Shorty corner is knocked back by harris to rookie who's in the centre of the goal and uses his right foot to knock it in the corner of the goal 7/10
27 mins - curtis knocks a lovely knock over to az who knocks it past his man and his left foot shoot from 20 yards goes just wide. Smithswood in control at the moment
29 mins - walsall centre half makes an awful header back to his keeper, hession reaches it but the keeper saves his shot and it goes out for a corner. Should be 2 - 0
34 mins - walsall knock a cross into the box but tommo commands his area and plucks it out the air
36 mins - GOAL smiths 1 - 1 walsall. A chipped through ball to striker who knocks it past a committed tommo and the other striker knocks it in
39 mins - another save by tommo at his near post keeps it a 1 - 1
41 mins - harris mugs the number 15 again with a lovely nut meg
42 mins - another effort by walsall has tommo diving to his left to put it out for a corner. Walsall in control last 5 mins
45 mins - hession lays the ball back to evo who from 25 yards out, curls a cracking shot which hits the top right corner of the bar and rebounds back
Half time 1-1
Sub at half - az forced to come off through injury so morris replaces him. Morris goes centre mid and Shorty goes up top
47 mins - rookies long ball taken down well by harris who puts it just wide.
53 mins - rookie makes a great slide tackle to stop the walsall attack, timing it to perfection.
57 mins - walsall have a chance but the striker somehow hits it over from 3 yards out
58 mins - GOAL smiths 2-1 walsall. Hession runs the keeper down who spanners his kick straight to curtis. He knocks it inside to shorty who finds harris and from 8 yards, finds the bottom corner 6/10
62 mins - shorty replaced by ronaldo. Shorty injured in the slide tackle that wowwed the millions watching at the mackadown
69 mins - harris knocks the ball to morris on the edge of the box who instantly hits it but the keeper collects it comfortably.
72 mins - GOAL smiths 3 - 1 walsall. Rookies ball over the top finds hession who beats the keeper to ball and nutmegs him to finish nicely 7/10
76 mins - yellow card rookie. Slide tackle misses the ball and takes the man
79 mins - wilko mistake lets walsall knock it to the back post and the striker heads it comfortably into tommo's hands
85 mins - 2 efforts by walsall but tommo gets his body behind both of them
86 mins - sub, hession gets injured and is replaced by treaderz
89 mins - GOAL smiths 3 - 2 walsall. Great finish after tommo initially made a great one on one save
90 mins - walsall have a good chance but ruin it by being offside, the smiths defence getting out well
90 mins - GOAL smiths 3 - 3 walsall. Late deflected effort finds the bottom corner.