12/09/2020

Match Stats: Walsall 1 Grimsby Town 0

The Saddlers opened their League Two season with a home meeting with Grimsby Town.
Here are the full-time Match Stats from this afternoon's League Two clash between Darrell Clarke's Saddlers and Ian Holloway's Mariners, which took place behind closed doors at Banks's Stadium.

The match was a competitive affair but was settled by just one goal as Elijah Adebayo's second-half effort proved to be enough to secure the three points for the Saddlers as they opened their League Two season with a welcome win.

SKY BET LEAGUE TWO
WALSALL
1 - 0
GRIMSBY
Adebayo (60')

41
POSS. (%)
59
16
SHOTS
11
6
ON TARGET
3
8
CORNERS
4
19
FOULS
14
1
BOOKINGS
2
0
RED CARDS
0
VENUE
Banks's Stadium
REFEREE
Lee Swabey
WALSALL
Roberts; Norman, Clarke, Scarr, Cockerill-Mollett 🟨; Kinsella, Bates (Sinclair, 81'); Gordon, Holden (Osadebe, 66'), McDonald; Adebayo (Lavery, 66')

Unused: Rose; Jules, Nurse; Guthrie
GRIMSBY TOWN
McKeown; Hewitt, Γ–hman, Idehen 🟨, Preston, Taylor, Rose (Boyd, 70'), Williams (Tilley, 78'), Scannell, Edwards 🟨, Green (Gibson, 70')

Unused: Russell; Pollock, Waterfall, Clifton

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