Manager receives accolade at the 41st FWA Northern Managers Awards dinner following the Vale's League Two Play-Offs success.
- Port Vale manager Darrell Clarke receives recognition at the 41st Football Writers Awards dinner on Sunday night
- Speaking on the evening, Clarke dedicated the award to the club's owners, staff and players
- Fellow managers Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp, Leam Richardson, Paul Warne, Alex Neil, Dave Challinor, Paul Hurst, Travis Binnion, Matt Beard and Gareth Taylor recognised for success in the 2021/22 season
Port Vale boss Darrell Clarke received special recognition at the 41st Football Writers Awards dinner at the Edwardian hotel in Manchester on Sunday evening.
Clarke was one of 11 managers recognised at the Northern Managers Awards ceremony, with the Vale's League Two Play-Offs success highlighted on the night.
Speaking after collecting his award, Clarke said:
"I would like to thank the owners at the football club, I have fantastic owners.
"My staff too; on a personal front it was a tough year for myself and I have a tremendous backroom team that helped me through that.