Knott joins Port Vale

by Stuart Vose

Young midfielder heads to Vale Park on loan.

Sunderland midfielder Billy Knott has joined Sky Bet League One side Port Vale on loan until the end of the season.

The 21-year-old midfielder heads to Vale Park and could make his debut next week when Micky Adams’ side face Crawley.

Earlier this season Knott enjoyed a loan spell with Sky Bet League Two side Wycombe Wanderers, making 23 appearances, scoring on two occasions.