Walsall player 160 John Keister


John Keister (born Manchester, played for Sierra Leone. 11 November 1970. is a former football (soccer) player currently managing in Sierra Leone. Although born in England he has gained international caps for Sierra Leone.
Keister started his career at Sierra Leone side Tigres in 1992 before moving to England in 1993. Since living in England he has played for Walsall, Chester City, Shrewsbury Town, Stevenage Borough, Margate and Dover Athletic where he was captain before returning to previous club Margate on a free transfer in September 2009. However in January 2010 he was suspended from all his contract duties for a period of 14 days whilst his club JK walsallinvestigated allegations against him of misconduct.
Whilst playing for non-league club Margate he gained 2 international caps for Sierra Leone, he played in two World Cup qualifying games against Nigeria and Morocco, making him the first player from the club to receive international recognition whilst playing for them.
Keister was player/assistant manager at the club but left in February 2011, and is now head coach of FC Johansen.

YEARS Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1993 Tigres
1993–2000 Walsall 106 (2)
2000 Chester City 10 (0)
2000–2001 Shrewsbury Town 8 (0)
2001 Stevenage Borough
2001–2006 Margate 186 (22)
2006–2009 Dover Athletic 97 (3)
2009–2011 Margate 3 (0)
NATIONAL TEAM
2000–2002 Sierra Leone 7 (0)

Walsall player 77. Neil Tolson


 Neil Tolson
Date of birth 25 October 1973 (age 43)
Place of birth Walsall, England

Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Playing position Striker

Club information
Current team Altrincham (assistant manager)

Senior career
Years                                           Team                                    Apps           (Gls)
1991–1992                                 Walsall                                      9               (1)
1992–1993                                 Oldham Athletic                        3               (0)
1993–1996                                 Bradford City                           63              (12)
1995 →      (loan)                       Chester City                               4                (0)
1996–1999                                 York City                                  72              (13)
1999–2001                                 Southend United                     36              (11)
2002–2003                                 Leigh RMI                               10                (1)
2003                                           Kettering Town                          1                (0)
2003                                           Halifax Town                             3                (0)
2003–2011                                 Hyde                                     124               (54)
                                                                          Total              325               (92)
Teams managed
2008–2011                                 Hyde

Neil Tolson (born 25 October 1973) is an English former footballer who is currently assistant manager to Lee Sinnott at Conference National side Altrincham after being sacked as manager of Hyde in May 2011
Born in Walsall, Staffordshire, Tolson was York City’s top scorer for the 1996–97 season, with 17 goals in all competitions, including one as York beat Premier League side Everton 3–2 in the second round second leg of theLeague Cup.
He was released by Leigh RMI in January 2003 and joined Kettering Town in February. He signed for Halifax Town a month later.
Tolson joined Hyde United in July 2003 and was appointed Assistant Manager of the club in July 2007 before becoming Player-Manager in September 2008. After eight years at the club playing roles of manager, player and assistant manager, on 4 April 2011 he was relieved of his duties by the new board of directors. He left having scored 82 goals in 176 appearances for the club in all competitions. He later joined Altrincham as assistant manager to Lee Sinnott in June 2011.