Date: 26th February 2016 at 3:11pm
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Burton Albion winger Lucas Akins has today admitted that Walsall are a great footballing side and is not surprised to see them challenging for promotion this season.

Speaking ahead of tomorrows crunch League 1 fixture, Adkins said ‘They have changed their manager who has brought in new ideas.

“He (Sean O`Driscoll) came from Liverpool so I suppose he has learned from the best in the business. ‘

“He will definitely add to them and carry on the good work that they have done.”

Lucas added: “They are a great footballing side and I`m not surprised where they are. ‘

“Playing against them over the years, a lot of their team has been together for a length of time similar to us and they know what each other are good at. ‘

“They have got some good players and players that can hurt you so we will have to be on top of our game if we want to get something. ‘

“We will be looking to get back to basics and do that.”