Walsall - Gnapka leaves Walsall
UK time is: 05:01:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gnapka leaves Walsall

Claude Gnapka has shocked Walsall today and walked away from the club and heads north to Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

The 28 year old has become increasingly frustrated by his lack of starts this season and Dean Smith has allowed him to leave the Banks's to join Caley, as Walsall try to avoid relegation for the second season.

'He was frustrated at not getting as many starts as he would have liked here...sometimes things don't work out in football and it is best to move on elsewhere.' Dean Smith told the official site.

It must be frustrating for a player to sit on the sidelines when they know they have a job to do on the pitch.

"To attack, defence, get assist or score goals I need to be on the pitch. Not running after the game is finished. Don`t get it." He tweeted last month.

Although, being fair, someone has to be on the bench. He obviously felt he was above that.

It now lightens the boat for a new player to join and Smith swooped for 19-year-old Stoke midfielder Florent Cuvelier who the gaffer describes as 'creative midfielder who gets on the ball and is technically very good.'

Well, Happy Friday! We now march on to tomorrow's home clash with Notts County.

Up The Saddlers




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:Friday January 27 2012

Time: 4:51PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Walsall Articles

Chasetown 0-4 Walsall XI - Report (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Walsall 0-2 West Bromwich Albion (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Smith Rules Out Gerrard Move (Wednesday July 29 2015)

JPT Draw Details Announced (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Walsall Team To Face WBA (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Archived Walsall Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. john baker 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Scunthorpe 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Sheff Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Shrewsbury 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Southend 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Swindon 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Walsall 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Wigan 0 0 0 0 0 0

Walsall Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

DRFC Doncaster beat Premier League Sunderland
Doncaster : 29/07/2015 21:33:01
Chasetown 0-4 Walsall - Report
Walsall : 29/07/2015 21:14:00
DRFC Wakefield - From Walsall to Accrington
Doncaster : 29/07/2015 19:01:00
DRFC Doncaster V Sunderland - Teams
Doncaster : 29/07/2015 18:44:00
Walsall 0-2 West Bromwich Albion
Walsall : 29/07/2015 17:59:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do You Like The New Home Shirt?
Suggested By:  
Yes 61%
No 32%
Bring Back The Beaver 7%