Port Vale are widely expected to announce their retained list on Wednesday. Ahead of the announcement, OVF looks at which Vale players are out of contract and which ones already have existing deals.
Players set to be out of contract:
* Lee Hughes and Darren Purse are widely understood to have clauses which have extended their deals for a further year after the Vale won promotion.
** Louis Dodds’ contract expiry was never officially disclosed but it is believed to expire this summer
Players currently in contract:
Note: Doug Price, Ryan Boot and Tom Morris are youth team graduates who were given professional contracts earlier this season