Keates: Oxford game is 'massive'
Manager Dean Keates has labelled next weekend’s game against Oxford United as “massive” following the Saddlers’ defeat at Doncaster Rovers.
Keates: Saddlers must start converting performances into points
Dean Keates insists his players remain positive despite recent results but admits the Saddlers must start converting performances into points.
Keates: keep showing the same work-rate and endeavour
Dean Keates is confident the Saddlers will stay in League One if his side continue to show the same work-rate and endeavour.
Keates: ‘we were by far the better team’
A disappointed Dean Keates felt the Saddlers were “by far the better team” in the last-gasp 1-0 defeat by second-placed Barnsley.
Keates: Barnsley game a big opportunity for us
Dean Keates is aiming to put pressure on the other teams in the relegation dog-fight by picking up a positive result in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off against Barnsley.
Gordon: results don't justify our performances
Striker Josh Gordon believes that the last two results haven't justified the way the team have been playing recently.
Keates: I'm pleased with the character we've shown
Saddlers manager Dean Keates is confident that if his side play with the passion and desire they have in the last two games, then they will beat the drop.
Keates: final ball let us down
Dean Keates felt his side were let down by the final ball as the Saddlers slipped to a 2-1 defeat at promotion-chasing Sunderland.
Keates disappointed with goals conceded
Dean Keates was disappointed with the goals his side conceded in the Saddlers’ 3-2 defeat to promotion-pushing Portsmouth.
Keates: Saddlers' hard work is paying off
Saddlers manager Dean Keates was delighted to see that the hard work his players have been putting in on the training pitch has now transferred into games.
Keates: keep building momentum
Dean Keates believes his side are still building momentum off the back of the resilient performance against Bradford City.