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Wins More Important Than Goals For Tom Pope

5 February 2015

Striker Wants Victory Over Bradford City At Vale Park

insists three points against Bradford City would mean much more to him than scoring his first goal back from injury. Tom PopePort Vale striker 


clash.Sky Bet League One on Saturday, kick-off 3pm, in a key Vale Park’s side take on the in-form Bantams at Rob Page


Pope, 29, made his comeback from a knee injury last month, coming on as a substitute against Crewe Alexandra before starting at Oakwell in the loss to Barnsley.


The forward is yet to find the back of the net since his return but he doesn’t mind waiting if it means Vale go on a run of positive results.

: “Obviously goals are important but, like I say, winning is the main part and if we win on Saturday 1-0 and I don’t score the goal I’ll be happier than scoring a goal and losing the game of football.Valiant PlayerHe told


“I think it’s all about getting a win. If I can get a goal on the way to getting those three points then even better.”


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