Vital Football

Latest Crewe Alexandra News

We have committed suicide

We have committed suicide

Steve Holland revealed his frustration as two defensive errors were the Alex's downfall in yesterday's 2-1 defeat at Luton.

The first team coach saw Danny Woodards' error on the 4th minute punished before a rash challenge from Patrick Boyle gave Luton the penalty to wrap up the game with.

Holland also bemoaned the attack. despite Nicky Maynard notching up his 9th goal of the season, Holland felt a front three of Jones, Anyinsah and Maynard was pretty ineffective and requires a re-think.

Holland spoke to CreweAlex.net:

'I thought we started the game fairly brightly but we found ourselves a goal down and with a bit to do after conceding a really disastrous goal.

'We were finding it hard to build up from the front three without Tom Pope up there. Steve (Jones) was seeing a lot of the ball but was running with it and Nicky and Joe were finding it difficult to get into the game. That needs a re-think because they are three runners rather than the target man.

'We needed some urgency and we found that bit of quality for our goal. Kenny Lunt played Nicky in and he took his goal well.

'From then on it looked as though a point would not have been a disaster and we might have even snatched it. From a hard game, it would have been a good point but then we have committed suicide for the second goal.'

Crewe now face Southend on Saturday knowing that a defeat could well put them deep into the relegation zone should Gillingham win their two games this week - against Luton and Millwall.





Writer:Dink
Date:Sunday March 30 2008
Time: 4:43PM

Comments

0
You win some, You lose some, today it was YOUR turn to lose some!
horseworrier
30/03/2008 22:03:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Retires?

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe Alexandra Ladies League Fixtures Announced

Season starts at home to Morecambe Ladies on 27th August whilst it ends against Leeds United Ladies on 13th May.

Crewe Alexandra Announce Another Pre-Season Game

The club travel to Bala Town next Wednesday night with a 7:30pm kick-off against Welsh Premier League outfit.

Crewe Alex Draw At Barrow In Pre-Season

0-0 draw sees Crewe's first clean sheet in pre-season.

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Archived Vital Crewe Articles

Vital Crewe articles from

Site Journalists

Steve Johnson
Editor email
Profile
Josh Ravenscroft
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where will we finish this season (17/18)?
Suggested By: Steve Johnson
Champions1%
Automatic Promotion12%
Play-Off Winners0%
Play-Offs25%
8th to 12th62%
13th to 16th0%
17th to 22nd0%
Relegation0%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Crewe Alexandra Results (view all)

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.stig7tfm1
Write for Vital Football