1.5.1990. Walsall 1 Rotherham United 1.

The last ever Football League game at Fellows Park saw Walsall and Rotherham United play out a 1-1 draw to mark the end of an era for Walsall Football Club. Andy Dornan had the distinction of being the last Walsall player to score at the ground in league games with a 31st minute strike with Rotherham's Mark Dempsey having the honour of being the last player to score at Fellows Park in the league with a 61st minute shot that went in off a post. It had been our home since 1903 and this game was the 1,577th game on the ground as a Football League club.

The team line ups on that historic night were -

WALSALL - Green, Dornan, Mower, Smith, Forbes, Skipper, Ford, O' Hara, (Hawker, 74) Shaw, Taylor, Whitehouse. Sub - Goldsmith.

ROTHERHAM - O'Hanlon, Barnsley, Richardson, Goodwin, Johnson, Robinson, Pickering (Thompson), Dempsey, Evans, Mendonca, Hazel. Sub - Heard.

ATT 5,697.

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