Neal and Hooper play for Vale Reserves

Goalkeeper Chris Neal and striker JJ Hooper have both been included in a strong Port Vale reserves side.

Neal is making his comeback from an injury sustained in the summer while Hooper will hope to boost his chances of elevation to the first-team.

Vale play Burton Albion at Vale Park at 2pm on Monday and the team has been announced as:

1. Chris Neal

2. Adam Yates

3. Aziz Deen-Conteh

4. Ryan Lloyd

5. Mackenzie Faulkner

6. Billy Reeves

7. Omar Haughton

8. Michael Brown

9. JJ Hooper

10. AJ Leitch-Smith

11. Sam Kelly


12. Harry Pickering

14. Jonny Kapend

15. Chekaine Steele

16. Taylor Attrell

17. Dan Turner