The Observer’s Said & Done column is a weekly look at the funnier side of football.
Each week it highlights inconsistencies from football figures and this week it was the turn of Vale chairman Tony Fradley to feature.
The column notes:
Also suffering in 2017-18:
1) Port Vale chairman Tony Fradley, 4 Sep, on fan pressure to sack Michael Brown. “If you listen to Alan Shearer on Match of the Day he says you shouldn’t be thinking of anything like that for 10 games. It’s not crossed my mind.” 17 Sep: Sacks him after eight.
Read the full Said and Done column here