Paul Downing

Born: October 26, 1991 (age 25)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Taunton, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Centre-back
Team: Walsall
Paul Downing
Career History
Senior2012-Walsall
2012West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole has 24 articles about Paul Downing. Articles 1 to 24:
Paul Downing of Walsall clears the ball under pressure from Paul Huntington of Preston North End during the Johnstone's Paint Northern Area Final, First Leg match between Preston North End and Walsall at Deepdale on January 7, 2015
Result: Walsall sink 10-man Shrewsbury Town
Paul Downing's late header and a Jordan Cook goal give Walsall a 3-1 win over Shrewsbury Town at New Meadow.
Dec 1, 21:41
Kenedy of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their third goal during the Capital One Cup third round match between Walsall and Chelsea at Banks's Stadium on September 23, 2015
Result: Chelsea score four to knock Walsall out
Second-half goals from Kenedy and Pedro help Chelsea to a 4-1 away victory over Walsall in the League Cup.
Sep 23, 21:44
Ramires of Chelsea (C) beats Neil Etheridge and James O'Connor of Walsall (4) to score their first goal during the Capital One Cup third round match between Walsall and Chelsea at Banks's Stadium on September 23, 2015
Half-Time Report: Ramires, Loic Remy goals give Chelsea lead, James O'Connor scores for Walsall
Goals from Ramires and Loic Remy put Chelsea 2-1 ahead over Walsall in the League Cup, who pulled a goal back before the break through James O'Connor.
Sep 23, 20:42
Walsall manager Dean Smith looks on prior to the npower League One match between Milton Keynes Dons and Walsall at Stadium mk on December 26, 2012
Result: High-flying Walsall succumb to Bury defeat
High-flying Walsall succumb to a shock 1-0 defeat against Bury in Saturday's League One clash at the Banks's Stadium.
Sep 5, 16:58
Sam Mantom of Walsall runs with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Walsall and Aston Villa at the Banks' Stadium on July 31, 2013 in Walsall, England.
Team News: Dean Smith makes five changes to Walsall starting XI against Bury
Walsall manager Dean Smith makes five changes to his side ahead of Saturday's League One clash against Bury at the Banks's Stadium.
Sep 5, 14:54
Tom Bradshaw of Walsall celebrates scoring the winning goal during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Nottingham Forest and Walsall at City Ground on August 11, 2015
Result: Andy Taylor, Sam Mantom give Walsall away win over Rochdale
Second-half goals from Andy Taylor and Sam Mantom give travelling Walsall a hard-fought 2-1 away win over hosts Rochdale at Spotland Stadium in League One.
Aug 18, 21:41
Matt Lund of Rochdale in action during the FA Cup with Budweiser Fourth Round match between Rochdale and Sheffield Wednesday at Spotland on January 25, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Rochdale, Walsall at Spotland Stadium
Rochdale and Walsall play out a goalless first half at Spotland Stadium in League One, despite the away side enjoying much of the game's possession.
Aug 18, 20:33
Paul Downing of Walsall clears the ball under pressure from Paul Huntington of Preston North End during the Johnstone's Paint Northern Area Final, First Leg match between Preston North End and Walsall at Deepdale on January 7, 2015
Paul Downing eager for new Walsall deal
Walsall vice-captain Paul Downing admits that he is hoping to sign a contract extension with the club.
Mar 10, 12:50
Bradley Dack of Gillingham tackles Mehdi Abeid of Newcastle United during the Capital One Cup second round match on January 24, 2015
Result: Walsall, Gillingham share a point at Banks's Stadium
Ashley Grimes cancels out Bradley Dack's opener as Walsall earn a point against Gillingham in League One.
Feb 1, 20:02
Max Power of Tranmere Rovers in action during the npower League One match between MK Dons and Tranmere Rovers at Stadium MK on March 16, 2013
Result: Walsall go through to Northern final on penalties
Walsall beat Tranmere Rovers on penalties to reach the Northern Area final of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.
Dec 9, 21:51
Simon Grayson manager of Preston North End looks on prior to the FA Cup with Budweiser Fourth round match between Nottingham Forest and Preston North End at City Ground on January 24, 2014
Result: Walsall earn surprise win over Preston North End
Walsall surprise 10-man Preston with a deserved 3-1 win in their League One meeting at the Bescot Stadium, where North End saw their five-game unbeaten streak end.
Sep 13, 17:08
Manager Gary Johnson of Yeovil watches on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Burnley and Yeovil Town at Turf Moor on August 17, 2013
Result: Yeovil Town register first points of season with win at Walsall
Yeovil Town pick up their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory at Walsall.
Aug 19, 21:51
A general view of the Banks's Stadium during the pre season friendly match between Walsall and West Bromwich Albion at the Banks's Stadium on August 7, 2012
Half-Time Report: Walsall, Yeovil Town goalless at break
Walsall and Yeovil Town are yet to break the deadlock, as the sides go into the break with the score still at 0-0.
Aug 19, 20:34
Alan Hutton of Aston Villa in action during the pre season friendly match between Burton Albion and Aston Villa at the Pirelli Stadium on July 14, 2012
Result: Alan Hutton strike hands Aston Villa pre-season win over Walsall
Alan Hutton scores the only goal of the game to give Aston Villa a 1-0 win over Walsall in a pre-season friendly.
Aug 5, 21:21
Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade during the Sky Bet League One match between Leyton Orient and MK Dons at The Matchroom Stadium on October 12, 2013
Russell Slade not giving up on automatic promotion
Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade insists that his side will not give up on earning automatic promotion to the Championship this season.
Mar 22, 18:25
Zeli Ismail of Wolves battles with Sam Saunders of Brentford during the Sky Bet League One game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brentford at Molineux on November 23, 2013
League One roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers, Brentford close in on Championship
Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brentford consolidate their automatic promotion places after Leyton Orient slip up and drop points.
Mar 22, 17:48
Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade during the Sky Bet League One match between Leyton Orient and MK Dons at The Matchroom Stadium on October 12, 2013
Result: Leyton Orient held by Walsall
Leyton Orient suffer a blow in their automatic promotion bid as Walsall earn a 1-1 draw.
Mar 22, 16:58
Eldin Jakupovic of Leyton Orient in action during the Sky Bet League One match between Preston North End and Leyton Orient at Deepdale on February 15, 2014
Half-Time Report: Leyton Orient trail to Paul Downing strike
Paul Downing fires Walsall into a 1-0 half-time lead over Leyton Orient at the Bescot Stadium this afternoon.
Mar 22, 15:55
Kevin Lisbie of Leyton Orient attacks during the Sky Bet League One match between Leyton Orient and MK Dons at The Matchroom Stadium on October 12, 2013
Team News: Chris Dagnall replaces Kevin Lisbie for Leyton Orient
Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade makes two changes to his lineup for the trip to Walsall in League One today.
Mar 22, 14:29
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Kenny Jackett looks on during the Sky Bet League One match between Preston North End and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Deepdale on August 03, 2013
League One roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers go top on goal difference
Wolverhampton Wanderers move top of League One on goal difference ahead of Leyton Orient with a 3-0 win over Port Vale.
Mar 1, 17:34
Jose Baxter of Sheffield Utd gets between Mike Jones and Dannie Bulman of Crawley Town during the Sky Bet League One match between Sheffield United and Crawley Town at Bramall Lane on October 04, 2013
Sheffield United's Jose Baxter nominated for December League One award
Jose Baxter, Paul Downing, Stephen Gleeson and Sam Saunders are revealed as the four nominees for League One's December Player of the Month.
Jan 8, 06:00
Walsall manager Dean Smith looks on prior to the npower League One match between Milton Keynes Dons and Walsall at Stadium mk on December 26, 2012
Result: Walsall ease past 10-man Peterborough United
Walsall ease to a 2-0 victory over 10-man Peterborough United, moving up to seventh in League One in the process.
Nov 18, 21:38
Walsall manager Dean Smith looks on prior to the npower League One match between Milton Keynes Dons and Walsall at Stadium mk on December 26, 2012
Half-Time Report: Milan Lalkovic gives Walsall lead
On-loan Chelsea striker Milan Lalkovic gets the only goal of the first half as Walsall go into the break 1-0 up against Peterborough.
Nov 18, 20:33
Walsall's Febian Brandy celebrates after scoring the opener against Portsmouth on January 4, 2013
Result: Walsall ease to Preston North End victory
Walsall score three times to claim the points during their trip to Preston North End.
Jan 13, 17:00



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