In this historical feature, we take a look at Port Vale programme feature from 1989 which celebrates Darren Beckford’s 150th appearance for the club.
The article is below:
OVF’ remembers helping with bucket collections to raise money to purchase the striker. Beckford went on to make 215 appearances for the club, scoring 91 goals in the process. He was top-scorer for three seasons of his four year stay at Vale Park. He was sold to Norwich City for a club record £975,000 in 1991.