Press reports are indicating that former Hereford United player Gary Bowyer is the bookies favourite to take over as the new manager of League One side Port Vale -> Ex-Bradford City, Blackburn Rovers and Blackpool boss emerges among favourites for Port Vale job (

Bowyer made 14 Football League appearances for Hereford United in 1990 and was also part of the Welsh Cup winning team. You can read his Hereford story here -> MY HEREFORD UNITED STORY | Gary Bowyer – Herefordshire’s Independent Source of News & Information (

After retiring from football he became a manager, his most recent job was leading Dundee to the Scottish Premier League in May 2024.