The match officials have been announced for this Saturday’s League 1 game against Crewe at the Banks’s Stadium.
The match officials are as follows –
Referee – JAMES LININGTON
Linesmen – Robert Atkin and James Bell
Fourth Official – Adam Nunn
Linnington (Isle Of Wight) has officiated six games so far this season. He has dished out nine yellow cards, zero red cards and hasn’t awarded a penalty as of yet.
Linnington has officiated five games involving the Saddlers. His most recent game was our 3-0 home defeat against MK Dons in 2014 where he dismissed Andy Butler and awarded MK Dons a penalty.
The Saddlers have won just one of those five games – it came in 2009 where goals from Steve Jones, Darren Byfield and Sam Parkin saw the Saddlers win 3-0 at Yeovil.