Morecambe boss reflects on some unwanted time off

Tomorrow’s match with Port Vale is Morecambe’s first outing since the loss at MK Dons a week-and-a-half ago.

They would have been in action last Saturday – and live on television – had they managed to beat FC Halifax Town in their FA Cup first round replay.

Morecambe lost to FC Halifax Town in the FA Cup

Morecambe lost to FC Halifax Town in the FA Cup

Watch as manager Jim Bentley discusses their unwanted pre-Christmas break.