Port Vale FC is one of the smaller clubs in England that were established in the 19th century and continue to stay active today.
It may have never been promoted to the Premier League but it has won over its fair share of fans through its brand of play. Famous fans include the singer Robbie Williams who was even a shareholder for a time and negotiated for their inclusion in the FIFA2000 video game. Television presenter Jonathan Wilkes, darts champion Phil Taylor, children’s author Bob Wilson, and cricketer Danielle Wyatt are also passionate supporters. Local fans can show their support through the following:
Support the Fanzines and Websites
Port Vale is more than a club. It has become a community with the fans having their own culture and means of communications. Several fanzines have been published throughout the years to keep supporters updated on the team and the individual players. Independent websites are online to reach the international fanbase. They are regularly post the latest news including match fixtures, player movements, injuries, events and other pertinent information about the club.
Bet on the Team
Passionate fans believe in the team and are willing to bet their money on them. Of course, one has to look at the odds as well in order to make good judgments. Betting on the team, getting match tickets, buying new kits, and subscribing to fanzines can all add up to a significant sum. Supporters have to manage their budget in order to make this hobby a sustainable endeavor. Some have found creative ways to obtain funds for their passion. One of these is to play mobile games at Royal Vegas online. Here they can play for real money, hit jackpots and use their profits towards being a true to heart Port Vale fan by having all the latest team clothing and accessories.
Watch their Games Live
Loyal fans watch both their home and away games. Port Vale calls Vale Park in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent its home. The grounds have a capacity of just over 19,000 spectators. This is where many of its League One matches are held. Locals like to cheer on the lads as they battle visitors especially when it’s their fiercest rivals. They even go to the enemy territory on away games just to keep the morale high and enjoy a good game. The Valiants get impressive support even when they play away from home turf.
Buy the Kits
Nothing shows devotion quite like having your own kit and wearing it to the games. Like most clubs, the Valiants also make their kits available for purchase at a reasonable price. People can buy the shirt, shorts and socks in various sizes. There are variants for adults, children and even babies. There are home, away, and third colours. The home colours feature a predominantly white top with a wide V on the chest which is a tribute to earlier club uniforms. The away colours are striped yellow and black. The third colours are purple. Get all the designs for the whole family and take everyone to Vale Park for their most important matches.