Walsall
Club Info
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Ground:   Bescot Stadium
Bescot Crescent
Walsall
WS1 4SA
 
Capacity:   11,250
Away:   2,000
Level:   Football League
Distance from the Vic':   190.9 miles

 Failed to gain election to League on 3 occasions.
 Gained election to the Football League in 1892, 1896 & 1921.
 Member of the Football League between 1892-1895, 1896-1901.
 Re-Election to League on 8 occasions.
 Not Re-Elected into the Football League in 1895 & 1901.
 Member of the Football League since 1921.
Name Changes:   1889 - Walsall Town Swifts
1895 - Walsall
 
 
All directions: From M6 South: Leave the M6 at Junction 7 and take the A34 towards Walsall (beware though of speed cameras on this stretch of dual carriageway). At the end of the dual carriageway turn left at the Bell Inn public house into Walstead Road (sign posted Bescot Stadium, Bescot Station Park & Ride). Continue straight on this road for two miles. You will come to Bescot Stadium and entrance to the away end on your right.
From The M6 North: Leave the M6 at Junction 9 and take the A461 towards Walsall. Bear right on to the A4148 (Wallowes Lane) and turn right at the second set of traffic lights. You will see the ground on your left.

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Player transfers to/from Walsall

Players joining Pools  
Mark Prudhoe (loan)
1987
 
Players leaving Pools  
Jimmy Deacon
1939
Chris Westwood
2004
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Head To Head Record
  At Victoria Park Away from home
Competition P W D L F A P W D L F A
Division Three (North) 11 7 2 2 30 14 11 3 3 5 14 29
Tier 4 (League Two) 6 2 3 1 10 8 6 1 2 3 5 11
Tier 3 (League One) 6 1 3 2 8 8 6 2 1 3 9 11
F.A. Cup 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2
Total 23 10 8 5 48 30 24 6 6 12 29 53
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Individual match breakdown ('Pool score first)
  Date Venue Score Scorers Att Comp
1
22/10/1921 Walsall
1-3 L
Robertson 8000 Div 3N
2
29/10/1921 Hartlepool
1-0 W
Scorgie 7000 Div 3N
3
26/08/1922 Walsall
2-2 D
Robertson, Yews 10000 Div 3N
4
02/09/1922 Hartlepool
2-2 D
Robertson 2 5084 Div 3N
5
29/12/1923 Walsall
0-2 L
  5000 Div 3N
6
05/01/1924 Hartlepool
0-1 L
  2959 Div 3N
7
01/01/1925 Hartlepool
3-1 W
W Smith 3 3554 Div 3N
8
02/05/1925 Walsall
1-1 D
C Hardy 1775 Div 3N
9
12/09/1925 Walsall
2-1 W
Birtles, C Hardy 5054 Div 3N
10
23/01/1926 Hartlepool
9-3 W
C Hardy 3, Best, Wensley, S Hardy 2, Carr 2 3358 Div 3N
11
13/11/1926 Walsall
2-2 D
Craig, Robinson 4276 Div 3N
12
02/04/1927 Hartlepool
2-2 D
Wensley 2 2378 Div 3N
13
26/09/1931 Hartlepool
4-3 W
Carr, Mordue, Thompson, Lumley 4873 Div 3N
14
06/02/1932 Walsall
3-2 W
Wigham 2, Lumley 2570 Div 3N
15
10/09/1932 Walsall
1-4 L
Hardy 6191 Div 3N
16
10/12/1932 Walsall
1-2 L
Thornton 8841 F.A. Cup
17
21/01/1933 Hartlepool
2-0 W
Proctor, Wigham 4693 Div 3N
18
23/12/1933 Hartlepool
0-1 L
  3558 Div 3N
19
05/05/1934 Walsall
0-5 L
  4616 Div 3N
20
25/08/1934 Walsall
2-1 W
Bonass, Lindsay 9389 Div 3N
21
29/12/1934 Hartlepool
2-1 W
Bonass, Proctor (pen) 2375 Div 3N
22
28/09/1935 Hartlepool
5-0 W
Robertson, Hughes, Wigham 2, Thompson 4422 Div 3N
23
01/02/1936 Walsall
0-6 L
  5970 Div 3N
24
11/10/1958 Hartlepool
1-1 D
Clark 6434 Div 4
25
28/02/1959 Walsall
0-0 D
  7285 Div 4
26
25/08/1959 Walsall
2-2 D
Smith, Luke 11244 Div 4
27
31/08/1959 Hartlepool
1-2 L
Smith 6877 Div 4
28
04/04/1969 Hartlepool
1-1 D
R Young 6695 Div 3
29
15/04/1969 Walsall
2-1 W
Thompson, Blowman 5003 Div 3
30
15/09/1979 Walsall
1-3 L
Ayre 4205 Div 4
31
02/02/1980 Hartlepool
2-2 D
Newton, Houchen 4598 Div 4
32
26/03/1991 Hartlepool
2-1 W
Allon 2 2556 Div 4
33
06/04/1991 Walsall
1-0 W
Allon 2758 Div 4
34
22/10/1994 Hartlepool
1-1 D
Houchen 1862 3rd Div
35
07/03/1995 Walsall
1-4 L
McGuckin 3314 3rd Div
36
07/12/2004 Walsall
1-2 L
Boyd 5522 League 1
37
30/04/2005 Hartlepool
1-3 L
Boyd (pen) 6389 League 1
38
20/08/2005 Hartlepool
1-1 D
Sweeney 5060 League 1
39
17/12/2005 Walsall
0-1 L
  4293 League 1
40
12/08/2006 Walsall
0-2 L
  5638 League 2
41
10/02/2007 Hartlepool
3-1 W
Nelson, Humphreys, Barker 5847 League 2
42
29/09/2007 Hartlepool
0-1 L
  4948 League 1
43
03/05/2008 Walsall
2-2 D
Mackay, Clark 5021 League 1
44
18/10/2008 Walsall
3-2 W
Sweeney, Robson, Brown 4142 League 1
45
07/02/2009 Hartlepool
2-2 D
Gerrard (og), Porter 3286 League 1
46
26/09/2009 Hartlepool
3-0 W
Monkhouse 2, Larkin 3334 League 1
47
24/04/2010 Walsall
1-3 L
O'Donovan 3457 League 1

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