It’s not a very convincing argument but former Port Vale forward Ben Whitfield says he disagrees with manager John Askey’s claim that he doesn’t score enough goals.
Tag: Ben Whitfield
Find features and stories related to Ben Whitfield on Port Vale website onevalefan.co.uk
About Ben Whitfield
The diminutive winger began his career in non-league with Guiseley before joining Premier League side AFC Bournemouth.
He joined the Valiants on loan in 2016 and impressed with several match-winning performances. The Valiants attempted to sign him on a permanent basis in January 2017. The bid was unsuccessful although Whitfield did join on loan till the end of the season.
The Valiants did get their man the following season when Whitfield was signed on a permanent basis after agreeing a two-year deal with the club.
There have been a number of players to exit the Valiants this season – with some names more well-known than others – here’s an update on how they have been doing since leaving the club.
Port Vale have announced the departure of forward Ben Whitfield by mutual consent.
The local media claim that League Two side Cheltenham Town are not interested in a move for transfer-listed Port Vale forward Ben Whitfield.
Manager John Askey says that Ben Whitfield is at the “back of the queue” when it comes to forward places at the club.
Weekly digest – fans views on the retained list, the fans forum and a summer transfer rumour for the Valiants.
Ben Whitfield says that the Port Vale team are still positive but it needs to “show on the pitch.”
Port Vale’s Ben Whitfield says that the player realise that the home game against Morecambe is a huge game for the club.
Ben Whitfield has pressed his case for a first-team start with the winning goal in Vale reserves’ 1-0 win over Doncaster Rovers.
Reports suggest that Port Vale attacker Ben Whitfield has suffered a ligament injury which is keeping him out of the side.
Reports suggest that Port Vale winger Ben Whitfield is interesting League Two rivals Colchester United.
Port Vale manager Neil Aspin has praised substitute Ben Whitfield ahead of the game against Oldham Athletic.
Port Vale coach Lee Nogan has spoken to the media about the absence of David Worrall, Ben Whitfield and Ricky Miller from the Port Vale matchday squad.
Ben Whitfield says the Valiants deserved at least a point from the 2-2 draw with Notts County.
Port Vale manager Neil Aspin says four of his squad are ruled out through injury while two other players have missed training because of knocks.
Port Vale have confirmed the signing of former loanee Ben Whitfield on a permanent basis and the loan signing of Lewis Hardcastle from Blackburn Rovers
The Sentinel newspaper reports that Port Vale could seal a permanent deal for former loanee Ben Whitfield ahead of the transfer window.
Port Vale loanee Ben Whitfield has been offered a new contract by his parent club, Premier League side Bournemouth.
Loanee Ben Whitfield has had an up and down season with the Valiants. On his day the youngster can be a match winner but has been inconsistent. So should Vale make a permanent bid for the 21 year-old?
Port Vale has made three changes for the game against local rivals Crewe Alexandra.
Loanee Ben Whitfield has hailed the team’s character after ten-man Port Vale picked up their first win of 2018.
Loanee Ben Whitfield says the game against Grimsby is one of the “biggest” of the season.
Ben Whitfield and Dan Turner pressed their chances of a first-team recall during an otherwise disappointing defeat for Vale reserves.
Port Vale manager Neil Aspin says he is “not trying to pull the wool over peoples eyes” and the team have to get things right.
Port Vale manager Neil Aspin has praised duo Anton Forrester and Ben Whitfield but says they both need consistency to nail down a starting place.