‘Gifted’ Nimely still in contention

Manager Rob Page has confirmed that disciplinry action has been taken against Alex Nimely but that club are still keen to see him “grow as a footballer at this club.”

Nimely was on trial with Bolton recently and Page commented: “There has been, let’s say, disciplinary action taken against Alex.

We have identified that he is a gifted footballer and he has to be patient and wait for his opportunity…

“He has apologised for his actions and as far as that is concerned we will draw a line under it. We want to get on with it.

“We have identified that he is a gifted footballer and he has to be patient and wait for his opportunity .

“The issue is now closed as far as we are concerned at the club and we just want to get on with seeing him grow as a footballer at this club.

“He is still a Port Vale footballer and he has to be patient and earn the right to get his jersey.”