Richie Bennett replaces Tom Pope in Port Vale XI to face Forest Green Rovers

Port Vale have announced that new signing Richie Bennett has replaced Tom Pope in the Port Vale eleven to face Forest Green Rovers.

Bennett opened his account for the club in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Salford City and has been drafted into the starting eleven as a result.

Pope takes Bennett’s place on the substitutes’ bench.

The team was tweeted as: