Robert Firth was the second English manager of Real Madrid and guided them to their second league title. He also played for Port Vale.
A selection of our favourite articles from the OVF archives.
In a lengthy eulogy to the late Motorhead frontman Lemmy, Lars Ulrich of Metallica recalls the legendary 1981 gig at Vale Park.
The 1893-1894 season was Port Vale’s second season as a Football League club but it started as one of the most memorable.
OVF editor Rob Fielding has been an advocate of a new ground for some time – but the sticking point would be funding the move.