Port Vale midfielder Chris Shuker has been forced to retire from playing due to injury.
Micky Adams admitted it needed a triple substitution to spark his team into life as Port Vale came from behind to beat Gillingham 2-1.
Port Vale have secured the signings of midfielders Chris Shuker and Paul Marshall.
Port Vale have handed a trial to former Morecambe midfielder Chris Shuker, who has already played a reserve team match for the Valiants.
Winger Chris Shuker was delighted to mark his recall with his first goal for Morecambe in their 2-0 win at Stockport.
Morecambe are in talks to sign former Tranmere Rovers winger Chris Shuker on a free transfer.
Motherwell have taken former Tranmere winger Chris Shuker and Spanish striker Carlos Gazapo on trial.
Tranmere have released six players at the end of the season, but have offered new contracts to six.
Tranmere winger Chris Shuker has been ruled out for the remainder of the season through injury.
Tranmere climbed into the top six of League One after beating basement boys Crewe 2-0 to record a third win in seven days.
Chris Shuker's late goal saw Tranmere into the third round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy with a 1-0 victory over Crewe.
Chris Shuker is recovering well from his recent injury and could be back in action within a month.
Tranmere's Chris Shuker is set to be out for the season with a suspected cruciate ligament injury.
Leaders Leyton Orient fell to defeat at Gillingham, but managerless Port Vale were victorious.