Mansfield v Port Vale – League Two Play-Off final: Live score, team news and updates

Mansfield 0-3 Port Vale: Disaster for Nigel Clough’s Stags at Wembley as Mal Benning adds a late third after Valiants struck twice in first-half before Ollie Hawkins was sent off

  • Mansfield face Port Vale in the League Two play-off final at Wembley on Saturday
  • The Valiants finished fifth in the table, a point ahead of Nigel Clough’s Mansfield
  • The Stags finished seventh and beat Northampton in both legs of their semi-final
  • Vale saw off Swindon on penalties after their semi-final ended 2-2 on aggregate

Mansfield faced Port Vale at Wembley Stadium on Saturday for the right to start the 2022-23 season in League One.

Vale reached the League Two play-off final courtesy of a dramatic win on penalties over Swindon after a 2-2 draw on aggregate.

The Stags had a more comfortable path to the final, winning the first leg of their play-off semi-final 2-1 against visitors Northampton before securing a 1-0 victory in the return game to further extend their season. 

Here is Sportsmail’s live blog for this afternoon’s League Two Play-Off final between Mansfield and Port Vale at Wembley Stadium.