EXCLUSIVE: OVF’s Rob Fielding was contacted by Port Vale chairman Norman Smurthwaite who wanted to offer his version of claims by the Sentinel that the club banned the newspaper simply because it had the “temerity to ask the club (and chairman) about the delay in the arrival of limited editionRead More →

Port Vale have drawn either Shortwood United or Aldershot away in the first round of the FA Cup proper. The two non-league sides will play a replay on  Tuesday night with Vale either facing a trip to Nailsworth, Gloucestershire where Shortwood Utd are based or to Aldershot. The first-round tiesRead More →

We take an “alternative” look at Vale’s first visit to Wembley stadium. So, rather than focus on the Autoglass Trophy final action this clip looks at the pre-match build-up, the half-time interval and the post-match celebrations. It’s taken from Sky Sports’ coverage of the game.   This is taken fromRead More →

Talisman Tom Pope bounced back from being dropped in midweek by scoring his sixth of the season and earning Vale their second win of the week.   Striker Tom Pope (right) bounced back from being dropped in midweek by scoring his sixth of the season and earning Vale their second winRead More →