The Sentinel claim that Port Vale could add Kaid Mohamed’s Cheltenham teammate Darren Carter to their squad.
According to the newspaper, Carter, a free agent, is wanted by two other League One clubs but is keen to tie up a deal with the Valiants.
The former Birmingham City man stands six foot two inches tall and scored a useful six goals in thirty eight appearances last season.
The Valiants are in the market for a further midfielder with Ryan Burge leaving the club towards the end of last season and loanee Anthony Griffith still under contract at Leyton Orient.
Darren Carter Factfile:
Born: 18 Dec, 1983 (age 28)
Clubs: Birmingham City, Sunderland, West Brom, Preston, Millwall, Cheltenham