League Two side on searching for a new manager after sacking Michael Brown. David Kelly and Chris Morgan have been placed in temporary charge. Here are 5 potential candidates for the job 1. Brian Horton- The 68 year-old is a very experienced manager and has had a lengthy career. He has been manager of Hull [...] The post 5 potential candidates for the Port Vale job appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 12:51 pm on The 72
Nottingham Forest travel to Premier League champions Chelsea tonight, in the third round of the Carabao Cup. Nottingham Forest will be aiming to knock out Premier League opposition for the second consecutive round, after beating Newcastle United 3-2 after extra time at St James’ Park. Forest also overcame League one table toppers Shrewsbury Town in [...] The post MATCH PREVIEW: Chelsea vs Nottingham Forest appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 06:41 pm on The 72
Following a weekend during which three Football League managers lost their jobs (Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City, Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale), the old adage that ‘managers deserve more time’ has been thrown around rather liberally. It is therefore very important to remind ourselves that there are a small number [...] The post The 6 longest-serving Football League managers appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 04:01 pm on The 72
A deluge of managerial sackings this weekend stands testament to their respective club’s high expectations, but are owners getting too harsh? Over the past week we’ve seen a fair few departures from clubs who aren’t doing too well. Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City, Gary Caldwell at Chesterfield and Michael Brown at Port Vale. Managers often [...] The post Are we too harsh on Football League Managers? appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 05:21 pm on The 72
Former Hibernian manager Alan Stubbs is thought to be in the frame for the managerial vacancy at Sky Bet League Two outfit Port Vale according to the latest odds from English Football League sponsors Sky Bet. The 45-year-old has been out of work since being sacked by then Sky Bet Championship club Rotherham United 11 [...] The post Hibernian legend linked with Port Vale job appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 09:51 am on The 72
Preston manager Alex Neil has said that striker Jordan Hugill will put transfer talk behind him, as per a report by the Lancashire Post. Jordan Hugill has been the subject of intense transfer speculation over the summer. He has been targeting by Wolves, Birmingham and most recently Reading. The Royals made an £8 million bid [...] The post Preston striker to put transfer talk behind him appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 01:36 pm on The 72
League Two side Port Vale had a look at winger Cameron Stewart in their reserves match against Walsall this afternoon, according to the Stoke Sentinel. The former Manchester United winger has been on trial with Port Vale for the past few weeks. He played on the wing as Port Vale beat Walsall 3-0 in their [...] The post Port Vale watch former Manchester United winger appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 06:06 pm on The 72
The Yorkshire Evening Post has confirmed that Leeds’ £500,000 summer signing Caleb Ekuban is set to be out until November. The striker was injured in Leeds United’s 2-0 win over Sunderland and has had to undergo an operation on his foot, where he had broken a bone. Ekuban has had to undergo surgery during the [...] The post Leeds United’s Summer signing set to be out until November appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 02:56 pm on The 72
Championship side Wolves pulled the plug on Donavon Wilson’s proposed move to Port Vale on deadline day, according to the Sun journalist Alan Nixon. The young striker was set to sign for the League Two side but Wolves cancelled the deal as they were unable to bring a striker in on transfer deadline day. They [...] The post Wolves pulled the plug on striker’s late move to Port Vale appeared first on The72.
Published Sunday at 07:46 pm on The 72
End of deadline day and all the deals (and any that followed late) have been announced, so how did sides shape up against their Championship opponents over the summer.
Published Saturday at 09:06 am on VitalFootball - Ipswich Town
|Port Vale's Results|
|Sep 16||Forest Green Rovers||1 - 1||H|
|Sep 12||Luton Town||0 - 2||A|
|Sep 9||Coventry City||0 - 1||A|
|League Two Table|