Port Vale are expected to make an announcement confirming that Michael Brown will be the club’s manager on a permanent basis.
A press conference has been called for 2pm.
Brown has been in interim charge since Boxing Day 2016 and was recently praised by Chairman Tony Fradley despite the club’s recent relegation.
Brown also told the Sentinel newspaper recently that he was confident of being the club’s manager next season.
Michael Brown Factfile
Born: 25th January 1975
Joined Port Vale: 2014
Games played: 56
Goals scored: 6
Win percentage: 20.8%