UK time is: 14:31:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Torquay Match Is Called Off

Todays match between Crewe Alexandra and Torquay United is called off due to a frozen pitch.

Despite covers on the pitch over the past couple of nights the temperatures were too severe for the match to go ahead.

A pitch inspection by the match official just before mid day saw the match postponed.




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: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday December 19 2009

Time: 12:21PM

Your Comments

You would have thought we would have learnt our lesson last year wouldn't you? I said this morning that there was no way that the area beneath the main stand would be playable, cover or not, as tempeartures have dropped to well below zero for the last two nights, but it appears nobody bothered to stick a fork in the ground to check prior to the ref arriving. We are once against a laughing stock and hated by another set of fans who've made, or at least set off, on the long journey north - and the cover............ a waste of money, when will we istall underground heating or take proper steps to cancel these games at the earliest opportunity, like every other team in League 2 with a frozen pitch did early this morning. Dario recently praised our training faclities that allow us to train no matter what the weather, what a pity some of that money was not spent on the main pitch installing the necessary facilities to get games on.
truealex
Undersoil heating is a no go. Dario's a a big critic of it and when we had the chance to install it he refused. A little communication is cheaper and wouldn't go amiss. Seems like the club blindly expected the game to be on - not even checking the pitch under the covers this morning. Poor showing once more.
dink.
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Striker always confident (Thursday October 23 2014)

Davis delight as Alex clean up (Thursday October 23 2014)

Striker delighted to join (Thursday October 23 2014)

Crewe continue their rise (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Davis hails another win (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Crewe sign striker (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Crewe confident for clash (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Crewe chase hat-trick of wins (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Ready to return (Monday October 20 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
Crewe 2 - 5 Rochdale
Crewe 1 - 0 Peterborough
Crewe 0 - 3 Notts County
Crewe 2 - 1 Port Vale
Crewe 0 - 3 Colchester
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Port Vale 14 3 4 7 -6 13
19. Gillingham 14 3 4 7 -7 13
20. Coventry 14 3 4 7 -8 13
21. Yeovil 14 3 4 7 -11 13
22. Crewe 14 4 1 9 -18 13
23. Walsall 14 2 6 6 -4 12
24. Scunthorpe 14 3 3 8 -11 12

Breaking League News

Walsall v Chesterfield
Walsall : 24/10/2014 13:34:00
Smith 'Im hurting as much as anyone'
Walsall : 24/10/2014 13:16:00
Preview: Doncaster Rovers vs MK Dons
MK Dons : 24/10/2014 11:21:00
Royal British Legion Are At Saturday's Game
Walsall : 24/10/2014 10:30:00
Play Up Sky Blues
Coventry : 24/10/2014 06:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 52%
No 48%