UK time is: 05:21:52
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

'Crewe Quotes'

There's been so much coverage and interviews regarding Tuesday night's match at Anfield that we may as well just stick it in the one article. After all, we're only used to a 3 minute Steve Holland interview (stuck on repeat) every Saturday.


Rafa Benitez on the game -

'We brought Torres on to try and score the third goal - every competition is important so we were trying to create more chances.

'So going forward Torres would give us more space and you could see he had two chances to score which if they would have gone in would have sealed the game.

'As always in these kinds of games, if you don't score the third goal and finish the game, then things can get a bit nervous.

'We were a little bit nervous today and we certainly had enough chances to score a third goal. It was good for some of our younger players to play against players like Crewe, who are coming to come here and be competitive and play football.'

Sami Hyppia on 'difficult' Crewe -

'Crewe made it difficult but that's what you are always going to get against a lower division side - they fight until the end and that's what happened. Maybe we could have played a bit better in the second half but it was a tough match and in the end we have to be happy to go through.

'It was a good battle and I'm happy because maybe the League Cup is a competition in which I will play, so I'm very happy we got through to the next round and hopefully it will mean another game for me.'

Jermaine Pennant on his team's relief at the win -

'I think we were all relieved when Lucas' goal went in. We'd missed a few chances and Crewe were also defending well, so it was nice to see the ball hit the net.

'Now we'll be looking forward to seeing who we get in the next round.'

Danny O'Donnell on facing his former club-

'It has been an awesome night. From the first whistle, and having 'You'll Never Walk Alone' sung by a packed Kop, to the way we played was a brilliant experience for everyone.

'I must admit the heart raced a bit when I saw Torres coming on and then Robbie Keane. They are top quality players and to play against them is something I will never forget.

'That really is the last thing you need when you see them two warming up with 20 minutes to go!'

Sources:
crewealex.net
liverpoolfc.tv
independent.co.uk




Join Vital Crewe!

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved.

Message Board

Our message board is a fast growing portal for fans to air their views. Why not join them by clicking here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Crewe.








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 September 25 2008

Time: 12:39AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Crewe can't halt run (Tuesday April 15 2014)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Wolves (Tuesday April 15 2014)

No shift in focus (Friday April 11 2014)

Crewe take on leaders (Friday April 11 2014)

Survival quest for defender (Thursday April 10 2014)

Prove them wrong - Davis (Wednesday April 9 2014)

We must maintain philosophy (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Striker returns (Tuesday April 8 2014)

Praise for youngster (Tuesday April 8 2014)

Doubts over midfielder (Tuesday April 8 2014)

Archived 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 - 2 Wolves
Crawley 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 2 Coventry
Crewe 1 - 3 Notts County
Gillingham 1 - 3 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Oldham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Colchester 42 11 13 18 -11 46
19. Tranmere 42 12 10 20 -22 46
20. Notts County 42 13 4 25 -15 43
21. Carlisle 41 11 10 20 -26 43
22. Crewe 42 11 10 21 -29 43
23. Shrewsbury 42 9 14 19 -14 41
24. Stevenage 42 10 9 23 -22 39

Breaking League News

» Tranmere : 15/04/2014 21:52:00
» Crawley : 15/04/2014 21:46:00
Deacon Set For Return?
» Stevenage : 15/04/2014 21:37:00
Weso Wants Oldham Stay
» Oldham : 15/04/2014 21:22:00
SUFC Kick-Off change for Vale trip
» Sheff Utd : 15/04/2014 19:46:00
SUFC Olly's View - Good Effort!!!
» Sheff Utd : 15/04/2014 19:29:00
Spireites Extend Kearns Loan
» Peterborough : 15/04/2014 18:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 63%
No 37%