Crewe Alexandra - Yet Another Ashton Windfall
UK time is: 00:38:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Yet Another Ashton Windfall

Crewe have received 25,000 as a result of numerous clauses in the Dean Ashton transfer. Crewe secured a 20% sell-on clause stating that Crewe would receive 20% of any profit Norwich made on the clinical striker. Having received 800,000 in January from Ashton's move to West Ham, Crewe have now received another 25,000 as a result of yet another clause being triggered. Norwich inserted a clause in Ashton's transfer to West Ham stating that they would receive 125,000 if West Ham ever qualified for European Competition. As West Ham are in the FA Cup Final against Liverpool, who are already in European Competition next season, the prize of UEFA Cup entry for the FA Cup winners passes down to West Ham, regardless of the result in the final. Therefore, Crewe have received 20% of the 125,000 payable to Norwich, which works out at 25,000. Every little helps!




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

Grand National

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

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 25 2006

Time: 3:06PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
these little clauses are great arent they, just a little boost every now and again!
vertigo_red
Report Abuse
26/04/2006 15:08:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis always had full support (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Crewe offer duo extensions (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Midfield the priority (Friday May 15 2015)

No debt to pay (Friday May 15 2015)

Defender in talks (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Tough decisions for Davis (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Davis works on new deals (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Fitness drive by Alex (Friday May 8 2015)

Loan players saved us admits Davis (Wednesday May 6 2015)

Davis wants better (Wednesday May 6 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
Crewe 0 - 1 Bradford
Coventry 1 - 3 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Walsall
Peterborough 1 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Leyton Orient
Chesterfield 1 - 0 Crewe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Coventry 46 13 16 18 -11 55
18. Port Vale 46 15 9 22 -10 54
19. Colchester 46 14 10 22 -19 52
20. Crewe 46 14 10 22 -32 52
21. Notts County 46 12 14 20 -18 50
22. Crawley 46 13 11 22 -26 50
23. Leyton Orient 46 12 13 21 -10 49

Breaking League News

Brentford Reject MK Dons Grigg Bid
Walsall : 22/05/2015 19:28:01
No Open Top Bus Parade For Swindon Town
Swindon : 22/05/2015 18:20:00
Benning Signs For Mansfield
Walsall : 22/05/2015 17:36:01
The Posh Weekly - 22-May-2015
Peterborough : 22/05/2015 16:16:01
Kinsella 'Over The Moon' With New Deal
Walsall : 22/05/2015 16:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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