The Valiants will make the short trip to the Banks’s Stadium tomorrow when they take on Walsall, as the Valiants set out to extend their unbeaten league run to six games and secure their fourth consecutive league win. The match officials for the fixture have been confirmed and can be found below:
Anthony Backhouse will take charge of the game, his 9th Sky Bet League Two match so far this season having already taken charge of 18 games in all other competitions.
Sky Bet League Two: 8
Sky Bet League One: 8
EFL Trophy: 4
FA Cup: 4
Carabao Cup: 1
Backhouse last officiated a Vale game back in August when the Valiants travelled to Salford City for a 1-1 draw. In the 26 games he has taken charge of this campaign, he has issued 83 yellow card and 3 red cards.
His assistants will be Graeme Fyvie and Billy Smallwood, with James Bell taking on the role as fourth official.