Crewe Alexandra - Pope To Go Out On Loan?
UK time is: 00:13:27
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pope To Go Out On Loan?

Tom Pope has suggested he may look to have a loan spell elsewhere after finding games hard to come by under Gudjon Thordarson.

The fans favourite was pretty much a regular under the guidance of Steve Holland, scoring five goals prior to Holland's departure this season. However, since then he's only made two substitute appearances having been frozen out of the team by the likes of Shaun Miller and Clayton Donaldson.

His two goals against Chester in the Cheshire Premier Cup mid week will have helped his chances of a first team return but Pope admits that if he can't get games here then he may have to look elsewhere.

Speaking to The Sentinel, Pope said: 'I am desperate to play.

'With the first team doing well, I can't complain about not playing. But if I am not in the side then I wouldn't mind going out on loan. I do think there have been some inquiries for me.

'In the meantime, I have just got to get my head down and hopefully get the chance.'

Whether Thordarson will grant Pope his wish, we'll have to see, but as seen as we've already seen Anthony Elding make a surprise loan move, I certainly wouldn't rule a move for Pope out.

On The Message Board - Bazman1979: What we need is consistency from the defenders that we've got, something Holland never achieved. Last season Baud... More...

Join Vital Crewe today! It's free and easy to register and once registered you can post across the entire Vital Football Network under one account.

Not only can you get involved in the thriving Message Board you can also post your views on each breaking story on the article comments feature. There's no better place to make your view known!

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

The Journalist

Writer: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 22 2009

Time: 11:04AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis praises loanee (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Crewe suffer injury setback (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Striker close to landmark (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Crewe complete terrific recovery (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Davis praises recovery (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Crewe travel to Essex (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Alex bid to maintain record (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Newcomer can have big influence (Tuesday November 24 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Colchester 2 - 3 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 5 Peterborough
Bradford 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 0 Sheff Utd
Blackpool 2 - 0 Crewe
Burton 0 - 0 Crewe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Shrewsbury 18 6 2 10 -3 20
19. Colchester 19 5 5 9 -15 20
20. Swindon 19 5 4 10 -9 19
21. Oldham 19 3 10 6 -9 19
22. Barnsley 19 5 2 12 -9 17
23. Blackpool 19 4 4 11 -13 16
24. Crewe 19 4 4 11 -15 16

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Dan's Big Game Report - Latics 0 Burton 1
Wigan : 25/11/2015 23:19:01
What The Bosses Said - Latics 0 Burton Albion 1
Wigan : 25/11/2015 23:00:00
PWU Latics Podcast - Walking With Elephants
Wigan : 25/11/2015 22:27:01
The Guest Blog 2015/16 - Episode 7
Walsall : 25/11/2015 20:29:00
Walsall : 25/11/2015 18:03:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 47%
No 53%