UK time is: 11:20:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Gilmartin gone to Watford, Lescott to come?

Rene Gilmartin has officially left Walsall and joined Watford for an undisclosed fee. The Saddlers will however be entitled to some compensation as he is under 24 years old.

The keeper, who played a significant part in a decent end of a season run for the Saddler's, is fighting out with Watford keeper Scott Loach for the number one spot for the Hornets.

Saddlers boss Chris Hutchings told the express and Star: '"It`s something he has to get round and i`m sure he`ll be willing to fight for his place, as he has done here after a number of years of being told by previous managers he was number two to Clayton Ince.'

Gilmartin is a suprise exit for the Saddler's after being made 1st choice keeper after five years at the club and Clayton Ince's retirement. Walsall will now have to move to get a new keeper to be a no2 to new signing Jonny Brain.

Rumours have also abound today that former Bristol Rover's defender is interesting the Saddlers and will join the them in pre season training, which resumed today. The defender is a free agent after being released by the Robins last season.










Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Robyn Richards  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 1 2010

Time: 8:43PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Walsall Articles

Smith's High Praise For Grimes (Friday July 25 2014)

Ashley Grimes Signs! (Friday July 25 2014)

Ashley Grimes Set To Sign? (Thursday July 24 2014)

Liam Roberts Returns (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Walsall FC Sierra Leone Thank Jorge (Wednesday July 16 2014)

Jorge Leitao's Amazing Gesture (Tuesday July 15 2014)

Archived Walsall Articles

List All Vital Saddlers Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
19. Rochdale 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Scunthorpe 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Sheff Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Swindon 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Walsall 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Yeovil 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Yeovil 1-4 Cardiff
Yeovil : 28/07/2014 09:50:00
Busy week ahead for Rovers in transfer market
Doncaster : 27/07/2014 20:59:00
DRFC Coppinger could stay at Doncaster
Doncaster : 27/07/2014 20:40:00
DRFC Husband set to join Middlesbrough
Doncaster : 27/07/2014 20:33:00
Josh Lelan Loan Could Be Longer Term
Swindon : 27/07/2014 20:18:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Whose going to win the World Cup?
Suggested By:  
Brazil 8%
Argentina 36%
Spain 8%
Germany 12%
England 20%
Other 16%