Crewe Alexandra - Thursday News
UK time is: 07:21:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Thursday News

Pretty much nothing happened today, but we'll try and make an article out of the day anyway.

I suppose the most important bit of news is that Shaun Miller now faces the rest of the season out injured. The young striker went over on his ankle in training and caused some damaged. Steve Holland told The Sentinel that it's down to his flexible ankle.

'He's got incredible flexibility in his ankle, which means he only has to be slightly off balance to go over and strain his ligaments.

'As a result, he isn't on the fringe of returning to the team in the immediate future.'

It leaves the Dutchman in a very tight place in regards to forward options. Tom Pope, Byron Moore, rookie Josh Thompson and Ryan Lowe at a push are the club's only fit strikers.

Could that be about to change though? One rumour doing the rounds is Anthony Elding to come in on loan. The former Stockport striker turned the Alex down in January to join Leeds in a 200,000 deal. It is now thought that Leeds may well loan Elding to the Alex to gain some League One experience, but only if they can tie up Dougie Freedman on a loan deal from Crystal Palace - which is close to happening.

Finally, Saturday's opponents Nottingham Forest are facing a minor injury crisis of their own. Kris Commons is now a major doubt for the weekend game, and could join Nathan Tyson and loanee Will Hoskins on the sidelines. Luke Chambers and Lewis McGugan are also doubts.






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 6 2008

Time: 5:18PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
very good but why is htere hardly anyone posting in here?
ozanne park rangers
Report Abuse
07/03/2008 06:54:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

New skipper confirmed (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Stability key for newcomer (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Crewe sign off with victory (Monday August 3 2015)

Defender should return (Monday August 3 2015)

Crewe bring in defender (Monday August 3 2015)

Unbeaten record goes (Saturday August 1 2015)

Davis pleased with keeper situation (Thursday July 30 2015)

Wait goes on for winger (Thursday July 30 2015)

Defender wants major role (Thursday July 30 2015)

New keeper targets start (Thursday July 30 2015)

Archived Crewe Alexandra Articles

List All Vital Crewe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Chesterfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Colchester 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Coventry 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Crewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Doncaster 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Fleetwood 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Gillingham 0 0 0 0 0 0

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Kev McNaughton Officially A Latics Player
Wigan : 04/08/2015 21:35:01
The Morison Returns
Millwall : 04/08/2015 20:33:01
Clarke - We're Ready For Doncaster
Bury : 04/08/2015 20:27:00
Can Experienced Striker Shine Again For City?
Coventry : 04/08/2015 20:21:01
STFC: Town Sign Liverpool Keeper On Loan
Swindon : 04/08/2015 18:51:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 48%
No 52%