Striker Jordan Archer has joined Stockport County on an initial one-month loan from Port Vale.

26-year-old Archer joined the Valiants last summer after his former club, Bury, were expelled from the Football League.

The six-foot-three striker began his career playing for a number of non-league clubs in the West Midlands before signing his first pro contract under Marcus Bignot at Chester, where he played alongside County skipper Paul Turnbull.

From there, he caught the eye of Shakers boss Ryan Lowe, who paid £20,000 to take the big striker to the Football League in 2018.

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