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Kory Roberts Pleased to Have Job Security as Walsall Deal is Extended

Kory Roberts Pleased to Have Job Security as Walsall Deal is Extended

The Birmingham-born defender, who suffered the long-term injury during a collision with Potters defender Ryan Sweeney, welcomed the contract extension, insisting that the security of another year allows him to forget about any potential departure and concentrate on returning to full fitness in time for the 2019/20 campaign.

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Walsall Extend Kory Roberts' Contract as Prospect's Rehab Continues

The 20-year-old, Birmingham-born defender has made twenty-eight first-team appearances since progressing through the Saddlers’ youth ranks, even winning the Young Player of the Season award at the end of the 2017/18 campaign.

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Dean Keates Remains Focused on Securing Safety

Walsall-born Keates, who has seen his side rise to seventh in the table, just one point below the Play-Off's and eight off top spot, is determined to remain focused on achieveing safety and not wiling to consider any of the other possibilities until that is secured.

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Fitzwater 'Ticking All the Boxes' in Bid to Earn Baggies Bow

Fitzwater, who has made sixteen first-team appearances so far this season, decided to return to the Saddlers over the summer despite being given the opportunity to stay with his parent club and try and work his way out of the development side.

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Loan Watch: Saturday, 13th October

Stopper Slinn is on season-long spell with Rushall Olympic, whilst academy products Cockerill-Mollett, Sangha, Hayles-Docherty, and Peters are enjoying short-term stays with AFC Telford United, Ashton United, Halesowen Town, and Bromsgrove Sporting respectively.

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FA Youth Cup: First Round Draw

Following the conclusion of the Preliminary Rounds clubs from the EFL have now joined the competition been paired with the non-League clubs who have advanced through the qualifying rounds in recent months.

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FA Youth Cup: Walsall Drawn at Home in First Round

The draw, which took place at Wembley Stadium in London, has pitted the Saddlers against Notts County's Under-18s, with the fixture set to take place at Banks's Stadium later this month.

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Youth Alliance: Carlisle United Clash Postponed

The young Saddlers, who are managed by Academy Manager Graham Biggs, were looking to build upon last weekend's Alliance Cup - Northern Group 3 victory over Lincoln City will have to wait until next weekend before getting back to alliance action.

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