Martin Foyle was finally able to add a new striker to his squad after snapping up Sheffield Utd youngster Gary Mulligan on loan. The Dublin-born forward went on loan to Rushden and Diamonds last season, scoring three goals in twelve games and earning rave reviews from Rushden fans. The striker began his career with Wolves, […]
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Martin Foyle was a legendary forward for the Valiants who scored over a hundred senior goals. He later went on to coach and manage the side.
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Internet reports suggest Martin Foyle is in talks with a striker who could sign on loan as early as Thursday. Several football websites report that Foyle believes a loan signing is now ‘essential’ and claim that the Vale manager is ‘locked in talks’ with a forward. They also report that Foyle hopes to conclude a […]
Vale manager Martin Foyle is reportedly watching a midweek match this week as he tries to bring a loan striker into the club Foyle is desperate to provide cover for striking duo Nathan Lowndes and Billy Paynter – particularly as first team strikers Hector Sam and Lee Matthews are both injured. Foyle has been given […]
Martin Foyle will look to add some loan signings to his squad after a sudden succession of injuries to his squad. Hector Sam suffered a broken leg in the defeat to Rotherham United while George Abbey pulled a hamstring, Mickey Bell injured his knee and skipper Sam Collins injured his Achilles. Mark Innes had already […]
Martin Foyle was nearly rewarded for his efforts in February after he missed out on being named the League One manager of the month for February. It would have been Foyle’s first managerial award since becoming Port Vale boss in February 2004. Vale had won three, drawn one and lost two games in February. However, […]
The Valiants have officially confirmed the signing of Clayton Fortune on loan till the end of the season. Martin Foyle said he was “delighted” with the agreement with Bristol City and has hopes of possibly signing the player on a permanent deal in the summer. Fortune is currently injured for around three weeks but with […]
Chris Birchall has been ruled out of the Yeovil match after suffering a hamstring injury in the win at Oldham. The Trinidad International was making a rare start for the Valiants before he was taken off to be replaced by Mickey Cummins. Vale manger Martin Foyle commented to the Staffordshire Sentinel that: “Birchy is nowhere […]
Martin Foyle has arranged his latest signing of the January transfer window. Vale have taken over the contract of young left-back Jason Talbot on loan from League Two outfit Mansfield Town. The 20 year-old has joined the Valiants until the end of the season with the possibility of a permanent move in the summer. Martin […]
Martin Foyle was proud of his side after their 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa. He told the media: “The lads were disappointed afterwards because they thought they could have got something out of the game. “Villa were a bit nervous because of their crowd and we got to half-time being level which was our main […]
The January transfer window closes on Tuesday and it could be a busy day for the Valiants as they seek to boost their squad. Martin Foyle has already added the names of Sean Doherty and Marc McGregor to his side in addition to sealing permanent deals for Leon Constantine and Mike Husbands and agreeing an […]
Martin Foyle has further boosted his squad after signing former Aston Villa striker Michael Husbands on an initial one month trial basis. The 21 year-old forward has been plagued by injuries but the player thinks he is now fully recovered and aiming to impress while at the club. The former Southend, Walsall and Bristol Rovers […]
Port Vale manager Martin Foyle has insisted he won’t be rushed into a panic signing to replace the departed Steve Brooker. Foyle told the official Port Vale website that: “I’m trying to bring in a replacement but it is not as easy as people think.” Any new signing may not arrive before the weekend clash […]