Prominent Port Vale columnist Martin Tideswell says that to see “the Vale playing expansive, attacking football echoes the halcyon days of the early to mid-Nineties and reminds us of when we had Messrs Guppy and McCarthy on the wing.”
Tideswell’s blog begins: “There have been times in recent years when being a Port Vale fan has been difficult, to say the least.
“Supporters of all clubs have their good and bad times but what we’ve been through since 2000 really would test the patience of a saint.
“With the exception of one memorable day at the Millennium Stadium it has been more than a decade of disappointment and misery…”
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