Port Vale opinion and memoirs from a number of writers. Views expressed are the writer’s own.
Columnist Malcolm Hirst says there are simply no excuses for the fans hell-bent on violence at the Grimsby Town match…
Occasional columnist James Russell looks at three factors that have caused Vale to be in danger of losing their league status.
James Russell says that at least Vale’s fate is in their own hands and a win at Graham Westley’s Barnet would be a huge step in the right direction.
Columnist Malcolm Hirst says that the club’s Football League future could be in serious doubt and that one person will be to blame if it does go down…
Football League clubs have voted through proposals to shut the summer transfer window for permanent transfers on Thursday, 9 August at 17:00 BST.
Football League clubs are set to vote on changes to the summer transfer window on Thursday.
James Russell looks at five elements which will need to improve if Vale are not to drop into the relegation zone.
Rob Fielding says the club need to either produce a long-term, coherent vision or sell to new owners who can deliver that vision.
The Football League chief executive Shaun Harvey has ruled out the possibility of a winter break for League clubs. The Premier League are understood to be considering the move but Harvey told the BBC that wouldn’t be the case for League sides. “We have been involved in the discussions to start with. The EFL won’t observe […]
Columnist Malcolm Hirst says that the Hugill money should be split between investment in the squad and paying off directors’ loans.
Rob Fielding says that the Jordan Hugill fee justifies the creation of a development squad and that fans and owner should now show some patience with the club’s focus on developing non-league talent.
Rob Fielding says that a second successive appalling transfer window could send the club spiralling into danger.
OVF editor Rob Fielding says some fans have unrealistic expectations of the Port Vale manager.
Rob Fielding would like to praise some unsung members of the Port Vale FC’s backroom team.