Vital Football

Latest Crewe Alexandra News

Roberts Looks To Patch Things Up

Roberts Looks To Patch Things Up

Gary Roberts has returned to training, vowing to fight for his place after 8 months of spats.

The last year has seen the academy graduate disciplined twice by the club, transfer listed and refused to turn up for training. The 21 year old has been looking for an exit from Crewe all summer but with Cardiff City, the only club to show interest, ending their pursuit early Roberts has been left out in the cold.

Steve Holland has previously urged the midfielder to re-think in order to save his promising career and it looks like Roberts has listened. Speaking to crewealex.net, the official club website, Holland said that Roberts had 'pledged his allegiance to us' and was ready to get his head down and work...

Holland said: 'I've spoken to Gary and he has pledged his allegiance to us. He went onto the transfer list because he decided against travelling to Bulgaria and has missed a number of training sessions throughout the summer.

'He has admitted that he has made some mistakes and has told us that he wants to get his head down and fight for his place.'

Now Roberts has returned he has been given shirt number 25, having previously been omitted from the squad list.



Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview




Join the FREE Telegraph League One Fantasy Football League!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Dink
Date:Friday July 25 2008
Time: 11:16AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Ben Nugent: Not Given A Chance

'He is a vocal player (a leader of men), not afraid to get stuck in, he gives 110% each game'. Find out why else Josh R thinks Nugent must start.

Lowe To Bury...Again?

Josh Ravenscroft discusses the recent rumours that Ryan Lowe has been offered the head coach role at Gigg Lane, and that he looks likely to take it.

Billy Bingham: Not Given a Chance

Josh Ravenscroft talks about the midfield, Bingham imparticular. He discusses why Billy deserves a place and how he could be given one.

Sky's 10 In 10 - Who Features?

Sky Sports being their festive 10 in 10 this week, so who features in the football screening overload for 2016/17?

Archived Vital Crewe Articles

Vital Crewe articles from

Site Journalists

Nicky Crompton
Editor email
Profile
Ross Menhennet
no email
Profile
Steven Dale
no email
Profile
Josh Ravenscroft
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Would a 'target man' be benificial for Crewe Alexandra?
Suggested By: Josh Ravenscroft
Yes82%
No18%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 19 12 3 4 39 14
2 Carlisle 19 10 8 1 38 14
3 Plymouth 19 12 2 5 38 8
4 Portsmouth 19 9 4 6 31 12
5 Luton 19 8 7 4 31 10
6 Yeovil 19 8 4 7 28 1
7 Wycombe 19 8 4 7 28 1
8 Blackpool 19 7 6 6 27 11
9 Stevenage 19 8 3 8 27 1
10 Barnet 19 6 9 4 27 0
11 Grimsby 19 7 5 7 26 2
12 Crewe 19 6 8 5 26 -3
13 Cambridge 19 7 4 8 25 -2
14 Mansfield 19 6 7 6 25 -4
15 Colchester 19 6 5 8 23 1
16 Crawley 19 6 5 8 23 -11
17 Morecambe 19 7 2 10 23 -13
18 Hartlepool 19 5 7 7 22 -4
19 Notts County 19 6 4 9 22 -8
20 Accrington 19 5 6 8 21 -5
21 Exeter 19 6 2 11 20 -5
22 Leyton Orient 19 5 3 11 18 -5
23 Cheltenham 19 3 9 7 18 -8
24 Newport 19 4 5 10 17 -7
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)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Crawley Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Cambridge United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Carlisle United (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Accrington Stanley (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Morecambe (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Jan 7 2017 3:00PM : Mansfield Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Write for Vital Football