UK time is: 12:05:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fon Williams Basking In The Praise

Former Alex trainee Owain Fon Williams is receiving all the plaudits this week as managers show their appreciation.

The 20 year old keeper left Crewe in the summer having not played a senior game for the club, despite becoming a regular in the Wales U-21 side. After being linked to various Premiership clubs, Owain joined Stockport where he took on the number one shirt.

Since the start of the season Williams has impressed more and more, helping County to a 1-0 win against Hartlepool at the weekend.

His performance even received praise from opposition manager Danny Wilson who told The Northern Echo: 'I have to say he (fon Williams) played outstandingly well but I think overall we can`t be too disappointed again.

"We thought they would put 11 men behind the ball, which made it very, very difficult but we still created the chances.

"The goalkeeper has been absolutely inspired, as I said.'

Obviously Stockport manager Jim Gannon also had words for Williams. Gannon, who spent a spell at Gresty Road during his playing days told the Manchester Evening News:

'Owain has been brilliant for us,'

'It just goes to show you the quality of player out there who is not being given the chance.

'I'm delighted I trusted him and he's exceeded my expectations unbelievably.'










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




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday August 28 2008

Time: 12:25PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Defender leaves Crewe (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Davis to step up search (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Striker blow for Alex (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Defender signs new deal (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Striker extends deal (Monday January 26 2015)

Derby delight for Davis (Saturday January 24 2015)

Crewe complete derby double (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Port Vale v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday January 24 2015)

Port Vale v Crewe: Team Line-Ups (Saturday January 24 2015)

Big weekend for rivals (Friday January 23 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. sankeyred 5
2. zakazano 1
3. creweman58 1
4. crewejon 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Port Vale 0 - 1 Crewe
Notts County 2 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 3 - 1 Gillingham
Crewe 1 - 1 Preston
Oldham 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 0 Bristol City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Scunthorpe 24 8 6 10 -7 30
18. Coventry 27 7 9 11 -10 30
19. Barnsley 25 8 5 12 -4 29
20. Crewe 26 8 5 13 -19 29
21. Colchester 26 7 6 13 -11 27
22. Leyton Orient 26 6 8 12 -5 26
23. Yeovil 26 6 6 14 -18 24

Breaking League News

Baudry Stays At The O`s
» Peterborough : 28/01/2015 12:00:00
Bradshaw 'It's Still A Bit Surreal'
» Walsall : 28/01/2015 11:41:00
McLean Returns To The Bantams
» Peterborough : 28/01/2015 11:26:00
Robbo's View: Scunthorpe 1-1 MK Dons
» MK Dons : 28/01/2015 10:24:00
Gamble On Wembley
» Walsall : 28/01/2015 10:18:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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