Tis the season to be jolly…..well until you see the referee for our Boxing Day trip to Port Vale.
It is none other than Darren Deadman!
Match Officials v Port Vale (a) are as follows
Referee – DARREN DEADMAN
Linesmen – James Mainwaring and Matthew Jones
Fourth Official – Robert Jones
The Saddlers have failed to win any of the eleven games hes officiated involving the Saddlers since 2007. Drawing six and losing five.
The last game he officiated involving the Saddlers came in the League 1 play-offs last season where the Saddlers lost 3-1 to Barnsley.
He has sent off two Walsall players in the past – Ryan Jarvis and Adam Chambers.