Former Valiant hero Gareth Ainsworth could miss Tuesday night’s Carling Cup clash against his former club because the QPR winger is suffering from a hamstring problem. However, one person who could make the trip to the Potteries is controversial chairman Gianni Paladini who could receive a mixed reception from ValeRead More →

While Charles Machin may bombard the media with reports that the club is on its last legs and the Paladini deal is the only option, Chairman Bill Bratt has expressed reservations about the Italian Agent taking a controlling share in the club.Read More →

It could be interpreted as a real crisis, scare-mongering, publicity seeking or just an attempt to force through the Paladini deal – but Vice Chairman Charles Machin has told local radio that Vale could cease to exist if a contract is not agreed with the Italian football agent.Read More →