A round-up of how Vale players on loan are faring as goalkeeper Sam Hornby makes his debut for Chester.
On loan at Chester City
The young goalkeeper made an immediate debut for Chester and kept a cleansheet as they narrowly beat fellow relegation strugglers Solihull on Saturday. It was Chester’s first win in seven games.
On loan at FC Halifax Town
The midfielder has been unable to gain a starting place in the Halifax side but he came on as a 90th minute sub in their 1-0 away win over Aldershot.
Joe Slinn and Luke Dennis
On loan at Stalybridge Celtic and Newcastle Town
Both Stalybridge Celtic and Newcastle Town’s games were postponed due to the weather.