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3 May 2016

Reaction to a crucial home victory…

Players and supporters took to social media to celebrate the Saddlers’ crucial 3-1 victory over Fleetwood yesterday.

Expertly-taken goals from Tom Bradshaw, Paul Downing and Romaine Sawyers earned Walsall a comfortable win, with Devante Cole netting the visitors’ consolation.

The result keeps Walsall’s dreams of automatic promotion alive.

Afterwards, the players expressed their delight…

Great win today! Some of the football we played was amazing and 3 superb goals!

— Neil Etheridge (@Neil38Etheridge) May 2, 2016

It's not over yet🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴🔴 @WFCOfficial

— Milan Lalkovic (@LalkovicMilan15) May 2, 2016

Nothing but great mind state, great work from everyone #ibelieve ⚪️🔴⚪️🔴

— Bakayoko20 (@bakayoko_a) May 2, 2016

Most important thing was a win! ⚽️ @WFCOfficial#ibelieve

— Craig MacGillivray (@macgillivray93) May 2, 2016

Club legend and BBC WM summariser Jimmy Walker tweeted...

Enjoyable game and commentary @sportbbcwm 3 top drawer goals!! anythin can happen on the last day!! Great to see #Wracky and @Georgeyyb17

— Jimmy Walker (@jimmywalker001) May 2, 2016

BBC WM stat man Tom Marlow added...

1-0 @tombradshaw92's 50th career league goal 2-0 PD's 1st home goal since Sept14 3-0 @RomaineSawyers's 1st in 35! Game on,@WFCOfficial! #UTS

— Tom Marlow (@tommymarlow) May 2, 2016

The Football League seemed to be impressed with Tom Bradshaw's goal...

Super, super Tom; super, super Tom; super, super Tom; super Tommy Bradshaw!
1-0 to @WFCOfficial.

— The Football League (@football_league) May 2, 2016

And the Saddlers supporters were similarly enthused...

@WFCOfficial@physiomentor lads were immense today. Intensity, passion and quality football. The movement on and off the ball incredible ⚽👍

— Peter Sturgess (@sturgess411) May 2, 2016

Superb performance today @tombradshaw92@ricohenry14@RomaineSawyers@SMant27@WFCOfficial best performance all season keep it going .

— joshua bunting (@Distillerymad) May 2, 2016

Great match today 3-1 bring on port vale hope we play with just as much as power and energy as today #UTS#WALSALLFC@WFCOfficial#WALvFLE

— courtney mason (@courtneyy21_xxx) May 2, 2016

Well done @WFCOfficial on taking automatic promotion race to final day! Shame about the goal conceded but win was most important! #uts

— Steve Hermon (@SteveHermon) May 2, 2016

Fantastic result and performance from @WFCOfficial to keep things interesting at the top of league one played some superb football

— joshua bunting (@Distillerymad) May 2, 2016

Classy performance today @WFCOfficial! Burton Albion we're coming for you!

— Ade (@aidansmith23) May 2, 2016

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