UK time is: 14:41:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Red Devils Eye Dario?

Manchester United are reported to be keeping a close eye on the contractual situation of long-serving Crewe manager Dario Gradi. Gradi is out-of-contract at the end of the season and although John Bowler has stated he would never sack Dario, there is very little news regarding his contractual situation. Manchester United are believed to want Dario as their Youth Director, with the Milan-born man's experience in coaching youngsters making him an attractive proposition even for the likes of Man Utd. The Red Devils approached Crewe last summer with the offer of a link-up between the clubs. After a series of negotiations, the South Cheshire club duly accepted and were offered various Man Utd youth players on loan, including Gerard Piqué and Guisseppe Rossi.

The precise details of any extension to Gradi's contract are unknown, though it is a distinct possibility that Dario is merely waiting to discuss a new contract until the season is over in order to focus on his side's relegation battle. Crewe's development under Gradi is well documented, and despite recent pressure from a small minority of Crewe fans, the majority of fans continue to support Gradi and see his track record of success in the league below as a definite strength for next season's campaign, should we ultimately be relegated.




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:Tuesday March 14 2006

Time: 5:47PM

Your Comments

Certainly one of the most odd rumours I've ever heard! I wouldn't say its impossible though.
murph
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

More arrivals expected (Thursday July 24 2014)

Midfielder heads north (Thursday July 24 2014)

Midfielder playing catch-up (Thursday July 24 2014)

Striker extends trial (Thursday July 24 2014)

Goals pledge from newcomer (Thursday July 24 2014)

Crewe make second signing (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Railwaymen held again (Saturday July 19 2014)

Alex held to draw (Saturday July 19 2014)

Skipper to return (Thursday July 17 2014)

Davis in no hurry (Thursday July 17 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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Colchester 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Coventry 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Crawley 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Crewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Doncaster 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Fleetwood 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Gillingham 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Alnwick Joins Posh
» Peterborough : 25/07/2014 13:25:00
Ashley Grimes Signs!
» Walsall : 25/07/2014 12:19:00
Players To Exit London Road Soon
» Peterborough : 25/07/2014 12:01:00
Spotlight On… Doncaster Rovers
» Peterborough : 25/07/2014 11:43:00
Posh Sign The New Bale From Spurs
» Peterborough : 25/07/2014 11:35:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 60%
No 40%