50 years of Port Vale hat-tricks (with video)

50 years of Port Vale hat-tricks (with video)

As we celebrate Ben Williamson’s first hat-trick for the Valiants, we thought it may be a good time to look back at all of Vale hat-trick heroes from the last fifty years.

There is also a collection of videos showing some of the hat-tricks further down the page.

Here is the list (which we have researched to the best of our abilities) if you spot any omissions please do let us know.

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Port Vale hat-tricks: 1964 to 2014

(Times of goals are included if available)

12 Aug 2014: Ben Williamson versus Hartlepool (8,14,18)
05 Apr 2013: Lee Hughes versus Burton (12,22,51)
29 Mar 2013: Tom Pope versus Cheltenham (19,58,74)
20 Nov 2012: Tom Pope versus Bristol Rovers (20,22,67)
08 Sep 2012: Tom Pope (four goals) versus Rotherham (16,21,68,78)
17 Dec 2011: Guy Madjo versus Aldershot (8,48,60)
30 Apr 2011: Justin Richards versus Morecambe (40,45,90)
30 Apr 2011: Louis Dodds versus Morecambe (17,58,67)
13 Mar 2010: Marc Richards versus Chesterfield (44,51,79)
10 Mar 2007: Akpo Sodje (four goals) versus Rotherham (11,25,29,78)
14 Dec 1996: Tony Naylor versus Charlton (34,46,49)
12 Nov 1994: Martin Foyle versus Hartlepool
04 Apr 1994: Martin Foyle versus Leyton Orient
21 Apr 1993: Bernie Slaven versus Barnet
21 Apr 1993: Martin Foyle versus Barnet
25 May 1989: Darren Beckford versus Preston
25 Mar 1989: Darren Beckford versus Notts County
19 Sep 1988: Darren Beckford versus Chesterfield
02 Apr 1988: Darren Beckford versus Doncaster
15 Aug 1987: Andy Jones (four goals) versus Aldershot
04 May 1987: Andy Jones (five goals) versus Newport County
28 Mar 1987: Andy Jones versus Fulham
02 Feb 1985: Robbie Earle versus Hereford Utd
27 Oct 1984: Eammon O’Keefe versus Southend United
19 Mar 1983: Bob Newton versus Rochdale
25 Aug 1978: Bernie Wright versus Crewe
03 Jan 1977: Ken Beamish versus Grimsby
20 Aug 1975: Mick Cullerton versus Hereford Utd
12 Sep 1970: Bobby Gough versus Shrewsbury
21 Feb 1970: John James versus Bradford PA
20 Apr 1968: Mick Cullerton versus Swansea
22 Aug 1967: Mick Cullerton versus Chester


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Ben Williamson vs Hartlepool

Tony Naylor vs Charlton

Foyle and Slaven vs Barnet

Darren Beckford vs Preston

Darren Beckford vs Chesterfield

Andy Jones vs Fulham

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