Port Vale 0-0 Torquay

Port Vale ended Torquay's five-match winning run as the two sides played out a goalless draw at Vale Park.

Billy Bodin caused problems for the Vale defence before Tom Pope's 10-yard volley was brilliantly saved by Gulls keeper Robert Olejnik.

Pope went close again after the break with a header as Micky Adams' team looked a much better side to the one that lost to Grimsby in the FA Cup.

Vale substitute Sean Rigg saw a volley headed off the line by Kevin Nicholson.

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Port Vale boss Micky Adams told BBC Radio Stoke:

We deserved to score - Adams

"I don't know what else we could have done in the game really to force a goal.

"I thought we started a bit nervously but that's to be expected because we've had a lot of kicks in the teeth recently.

"I thought the team needed freshening up, so I brought two new faces into the starting 11, and I thought both contributed something to the game."

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