The Sunday Mirror says neighbours Stoke City are among four Premier League clubs chasing Port Vale defender Nathan Smith.
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Port Vale chairman Norman Smurthwaite has tweeted to say that the club have had a bid for Newcastle United striker Adam Armstrong rejected.
Informed sources at Port Vale FC have said that the club are set to announce a new signing on Friday.
Norman Smurthwaite has appeared to suggest that the Valiants will not be making a move for trialist Nathan Tyson.
The Northampton Chronicle says that Northampton Town have made an enquiry about Port Vale’s Anthony Grant but are now unlikely to continue their interest.
An unsubstantiated claim from a journalist says that last season’s player of the year, Anthony Grant, has handed in a transfer request.
Portuguese website record.xl.pt says that 23 year-old former Portugal U20 defender Kiko is set to join Port Vale.