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Ray Walker was an elegant midfielder who is regarded by many Port Vale fans as the finest central midfielder in the club’s history. He scored a memorable FA Cup goal against Spurs.
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Last summer we ran a series of articles asking for your all-time Port Vale XI. Sadly, the announcement of a winning formation was delayed due to the usual Port Vale crisis coming along and dominating matters. So, after a long delay, here are the results of that vote.
Pictured in action in the early 1990’s are Port Vale central midfielders Robbie Earle and Ray Walker…
Time at club: 1984-1997 Appearances: 441 Goals: 42 Ray Walker player profile: Cultured midfielder Ray Walker was signed for just £12,000 from Aston Villa in 1986 after an earlier loan spell in 1984 Known as the ‘Hoddle of the lower leagues’ Ray Walker was a set-piece expert and briefly shot to national fame with a […]
For this Video Vault feature, we take a trip back to 1988 and a special weekend for Port Vale fans when the Valiants managed to string together two high-scoring wins in the space of just three days. They started with a 6-1 demolition of Cardiff City on Saturday September the 17th, 1988 – a game […]
Known as the “Hoddle of the lower leagues” Ray was one of the most gifted players to grace the Vale Park pitch. Walker initially joined the club on loan but a permanent deal was made for a fee of just £12,000. It was long rumoured that the deal included a massive sell-on fee should Walker […]