UK time is: 13:15:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Alex Admired as Dario Misses Out

Crewe Alexandra last night won the Football League's 'Most Admired Club Award'. The South Cheshire outfit beat off competition from Brighton, Ipswich, Norwich, Reading and Southend to land the award. The award comes after a dismal 15 months on the pitch which has seen just six wins since the sale of Dean Ashton. However, Dario Gradi surprisingly missed out on the 'Contribution to Football Award' which instead went to Huddersfield's Academy Director Gerry Murphy, who also beat off competition from Bradford's David Wetherall.


Other award winners include:

Championship Player of the Year - Phil Jagielka (Sheffield Utd)

League 1 Player of the Year - Lee Trundle (Swansea)

League 2 Player of the Year - Karl Hawley (Carlisle)

The Football League Young Player of the Year - David Nugent (Preston)

The Championship Apprentice of the year award - Lewin Nyatanga (Derby County)

The League 1 Apprentice of the year award - Scott Golbourne (ex-Bristol City, now at Reading)

The League 2 Apprentice of the year award - Ikechi Anya (Wycombe Wanderers)

Goal of the Year - Stefan Oakes (Notts County v Yeovil Town)

Most Admired Club Award - Crewe Alexandra

Community Club of the Year - Brentford

Fan of the Year - Jeff Hall (Chesterfield)

Best Club Sponsorship - Norwich City

Best Club Marketing Campaign - Preston North End

Best Kit Design - Leyton Orient

Programme of the Year - Crystal Palace

Best Club Website - Nottingham Forest

Contribution to Football Award - Gerry Murphy (Huddersfield)

Best Ground - Hull City

Good Sport Award - Lee Bullen (Sheffield Wednesday)




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


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

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday March 6 2006

Time: 3:03PM

Your Comments

being admired does not save you from relegation, mind you neither does having a really good web site!
vertigo_red
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Scoreline flattered them - Davis (Saturday November 22 2014)

Crewe crash in capital (Saturday November 22 2014)

Stats: Leyton Orient v Crewe Alex (Saturday November 22 2014)

Crewe in the capital (Friday November 21 2014)

Leading scorer set to miss out (Thursday November 20 2014)

Crewe to assess striker (Thursday November 20 2014)

Skipper may return (Thursday November 20 2014)

Cup dream over for Crewe (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Davis disappointed in defeat (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Stats: Sheffield United v Crewe Alex (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Archived Crewe Alexandra Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Crewe 0 - 3 Notts County
Crewe 2 - 1 Port Vale
Crewe 0 - 3 Colchester
Crewe 0 - 0 Chesterfield
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley
Crewe 0 - 1 Sheff Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Coventry 18 5 5 8 -7 20
19. Leyton Orient 18 4 7 7 -3 19
20. Gillingham 18 4 6 8 -7 18
21. Colchester 18 4 5 9 -4 17
22. Yeovil 18 4 5 9 -14 17
23. Scunthorpe 17 4 4 9 -11 16
24. Crewe 18 4 3 11 -22 15

Breaking League News

Rate The Ref - Posh v Swindon - Phil Gibbs
Peterborough : 23/11/2014 13:11:00
Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- Walsall
Peterborough : 23/11/2014 12:38:00
One Small Step for Sky Blues
Coventry : 23/11/2014 12:05:00
Leyton Orient : 23/11/2014 11:29:00
Dagnall Inspires Orient To First Home League Win
Leyton Orient : 23/11/2014 11:23:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 51%
No 49%