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George Bennett's Walsall player ratings: Seven 7s in important win

George Bennett rates the Walsall players after their win on Easter Monday.

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Walsall striker Mo Faal celebrates his goal against Salford with Ryan Stirk.

Jackson Smith

Expertly dealt with a couple of awkward efforts from distance as he suffered no hangover whatsoever from conceding five at MK Dons.

Steady 6

Emmanuel Adegboyega

The defender really showcased his attacking qualities and created Mo Faal’s winner with a sublime diagonal ball.

Creative 7

David Okagbue

Won the majority of his aerial battles during a composed performance.

Composed 7

Taylor Allen

An efficient defensive performance. Reads to the game so well and was first to a number of loose balls.