Port Vale Buyers

Administrators of Port Vale FC are holding a press conference to announce their preferred bidder.

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Preferred bidder for Port Vale revealed

The joint administrators of cash-strapped football club Port Vale have revealed that their preferred bidder for the club is Keith Ryder.

Ryder, who's a Lancashire-based property developer, is looking to acquire the club through a new company - Port Vale FC Limited.

He wants to reassure fans that he has no plans to build houses on Vale Park.

In a statement he said he wants to "bring the good times back to Burslem."

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