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LOOKING BACK AT THE 2014-2015 SEASON
Preston North End 3 Port Vale
Attendance: 3,836 including 286 visiting supporters
Tuesday 7th October 2014
Johnstone’s Paint Trophy
Vale took a break from League One football when they made the trip to Deepdale where they faced an in form Preston North End side in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy.
to find the bottom corner of the net from 18 yards.Chris HumphreyKyel Reid set up the opening goal of the game in the 13th minute, sending the ball low across the box for
, who steered the ball inside Stuckmann’s left hand post.Tom Pope minute when a free kick taken from the halfway line by Chris Lines was met by the head of stVale started the second half well and were rewarded in the 51
beat Chris Neal with a sublime finish from the edge of the box, from where he scooped the ball up and watched it drop behind the Vale ‘keeper.Joe Garner minute. rdThe home reclaimed the lead in the 63
, who netted form a yard out.Paul GallagherSix minutes later Vale were effectively put out of the competition when Humphrey danced his way into the box to set it up on a plate for
met a Carl Dickinson cross from the left with a firm header to leave Stuckmann flat-footed.Tom Pope minute when thVale pulled on back in the 88
PORT VALE: Sam Johnson, Chris Robertson, Ben Williamson, Colin Daniel, Byron MooreSUBS:Chris Neal, Adam Yates, Carl Dickinson, Richard Duffy, Chris Birchall, Louis Dodds, Chris Lines, Tom Pope, Michael Brown, Mark Marshall, Stėphane Zubar.