PORT VALE have signed Coventry's Peter Billing on a month's loan after Mark Smith, another defender, returned to Notts County following a loan spell at Vale Park.
AUTOGLASS TROPHY Area finals: Northern section: Wigan v Stockport. Southern section: Stoke or Port Vale v Exeter. (First leg matches to be played week commencing 15 March, second leg 19 April).
LIBERTADORES CUP Group Three (Guayaquil): Barcelona (Ecu) 2 Bella Vista (Urug) 0. Group Five (Asuncion): Cerro Porteno (Para) 2 River Plate (Arg) 1.
CORRECTED RESULT (Tuesday): Beazer Homes League Premier Division: Gloucester 2 Trowbridge 4.