We were delighted to be asked by the Guardian to give our thoughts on the new season (to be honest, it took our mind off the takeover debacle) once again.
The full League Two preview is now available through the Guardian website, where you can read what OVF’s Rob Fielding made of the summer’s events amongst other things. *
* Note this preview was re-written to reflect recent events, but was still submitted some weeks ago and therefore does not reflect the very latest (dire) situation at Vale…
It begins: “Summer transfers have been overshadowed by events off the pitch. The coronation of Keith Ryder as the club’s new owner once looked a formality, but at time of writing it still hasn’t happened. Events reached farcical proportions as Ryder continues to promise to conclude the deal in 24 hours and Vale fans worry that the club may have to start the season in administration and running out of money…”
Anyhow, to read the full preview please click here: