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Mark Goodlad was signed by Port Vale on a free transfer from Nottingham Forest and was soon the club’s first-choice. Popular and highly rated he was sadly forced to retire early through injury.
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Time at club: 2001-2008 Appearances: 247 Goals: 0 Mark Goodlad player profile: Talented goalkeeper Mark Goodlad’s promising career was brought to a premature end by injury. Goodlad originally joined the club on a free transfer in 2000 and when the club’s senior keepers were released by the cash-strapped club, he was propelled into the first-choice […]
Popular goalkeeper Mark Goodlad has sadly been forced to retire from the game through injury. The 28-year-old has been unable to fully recover from a serious Achilles tendon problem he sustained in a game at Bristol City in December 2006. Goodlad was told by a specialist that he risked permanent disability if he continued to […]
Vale goalkeeper Mark Goodlad has been ruled out of action for six weeks after sustaining a thigh injury against Brentford. Goodlad was replaced by Jonny Brain after 41 minutes and it now looks certain that the former Carlisle and Newcastle player will take his place between the sticks for the match against Blackpool. Youth team […]
Long-term injury victims Ryan Brown and Mark Goodlad have received the all-clear to resume full training with the Vale squad, putting both in contention for a first-team place next season. Emerging left-sided youngster Brown has been ruled out since March. The teenager suffered a horrendous eye injury following a collision with QPR’s Kevin Gallen. Brown […]