UK time is: 14:06:04
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Walsall's Ricketts outbreak

Micheal Ricketts, the ex Walsall striker has been rumoured to be returning to Walsall on many fans forums. However despite been linked with him before his move to Preston, manager Dickie Dosh has stated in the press that no contact has been made with the player.

Ricketts lost the support of the Saddlers fans when he announced that he was too good for the club and was off. That was in hindsight right as his goals for new club Bolton gained them top flight status and himself that single England cap. What was wrong was the timming of the statement, in the middle of a relegation battle which in the end set us out of the Championship.

Since then Micheal's career has never reached the heights his supporters had hoped for. He hit rock bottom last season as an over weight and ill disciplined Ricketts was booted out of Roots hall. The Southend striker then found a diet book and some form at Preston, but not enough to earn himself a contract. So once again he finds his career in the last chance saloon, with a return to his Birmingham roots looking less likely. All this isn't helped by an agent who sees pounds signs rather than his players needs as priority, or is that really Micheals problem!

watch this space.




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: Jorge's Jottings Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 19 2007

Time: 9:47AM

Your Comments

I bet he will wait until the last possible moment, and end up in the Championship, a Blackpool or Colchester will take a punt
Big No 9
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Walsall Articles

Walsall Sign Manset (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Walsall 0-3 Crystal Palace (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Walsall v Crystal Palace - Preview (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Leyton Orient v Walsall - Preview (Friday August 22 2014)

The Guest Blog - Season 2, Episode 5 (Thursday August 21 2014)

Walsall 1-2 Yeovil Town (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Stats: Walsall v Yeovil (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Walsall v Yeovil - Preview (Tuesday August 19 2014)

An Evening With Gordon Banks (Monday August 18 2014)

The Butler Did It! (Monday August 18 2014)

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
Leyton Orient 0 - 0 Walsall
Walsall 1 - 2 Yeovil
Walsall 0 - 0 Bradford
Port Vale 1 - 1 Walsall

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Rochdale 4 1 1 2 1 4
18. Gillingham 4 1 1 2 -3 4
19. Yeovil 4 1 1 2 -4 4
20. Walsall 4 0 3 1 -1 3
21. Oldham 4 0 2 2 -3 2
22. Colchester 4 0 1 3 -3 1
23. Scunthorpe 4 0 1 3 -8 1

Breaking League News

Released Lanzoni Joins Cambridge United
Yeovil : 28/08/2014 13:12:00
Leyton Orient : 28/08/2014 12:45:00
Orient Stun Villa With Late Win
Leyton Orient : 28/08/2014 12:27:00
Bradford Head To Man United's Conquerors
Bradford : 28/08/2014 11:46:00
Two Called-Up
Crawley : 28/08/2014 08:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Whose going to win the World Cup?
Suggested By:  
Brazil 7%
Argentina 24%
Spain 8%
Germany 35%
England 16%
Other 10%