Exeter have completed a loan move for attacker Alex Nicholls from League Two rivals Northampton.
Alex Nicholls has signed a new contract with Northampton that will keep him at the club until at least January.
Northampton striker Alex Nicholls could be out for up to nine months after suffering a double leg fracture against Port Vale.
Northampton boss Aidy Boothroyd has exonerated Port Vale defender John McCombe for the tackle that injured Alex Nicholls.
Northampton striker Alex Nicholls is recovering in hospital after suffering a double fracture of his left leg on Saturday.
Despite seeing his side hit three goals without reply, Northampton boss Aidy Boothroyd preferred to concentrate on his side's defending.
Northampton will sign Alex Nicholls from Walsall when his contract with the Saddlers expires at the end of next month.
Alex Nicholls was delighted to mark his 200th senior appearance for Walsall with the equaliser which secured a 1-1 draw at Carlisle.
Manager Dean Smith praised Walsall's fighting spirit as they hit back and grabbed a share of the spoils in a 1-1 draw at Carlisle.
Striker Alex Nicholls was "devastated" not to hold on to victory against Chesterfield but admits a point was still welcomed.
Boss Dean Smith felt the 'fatigue factor' caught up with Walsall after a last-minute goal denied them a win at Chesterfield on Saturday.
Walsall striker Alex Nicholls claims showdown talks with manager Dean Smith helped revive his career.
Preston boss Phil Brown called for renewed commitment from his players after their second successive defeat at Walsall.
Wycombe boss Gary Waddock refused to blame Ben Strevens for undoing his second-half goal by gifting Walsall a late equaliser.
Relieved Walsall manager Dean Smith praised Alex Nicholls' persistence as the striker secured a 1-1 draw at Wycombe with a late goal.
Walsall manager Dean Smith has laid down a challenge to Alex Nicholls, calling on the forward to nail down a regular first-team place.
Alex Nicholls has praised manager Dean Smith for allowing the attacking freedom which has helped spark Walsall's upturn.
Walsall striker Alex Nicholls insists the club's 2-1 triumph at Brentford on Saturday will prove invaluable.
Walsall striker Alex Nicholls is delighted to have signed a new two-year contract at the club.
Walsall striker Alex Nicholls is determined to prove he deserves to be offered a new contract by the club.