Crewe Alexandra - Taylor and Ajay Back In The Side
UK time is: 18:05:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Taylor and Ajay Back In The Side

Despite a solid performance last week from Steve Phillips, the former Bristol Rovers man will not keep his place between the sticks with Dario confirming the return of Rhys Taylor for Tuesday nighty following his one match suspension.

Dario's decision to leave Phillips out in the cold once more comes as no surprise but remains controversial, with Phillips looking likely to leave in the summer once his contract expires. With Taylor also set to return to Chelsea it'll leave the Alex, once again, short of a decent number one.

Meanwhile, Clayton Donaldson's replacement up front is likely to be Ajay Leitch-Smith. The 20 year old kept Donaldson out of the side when he made his only two professional starts to date back in September before injury saw him lose his place.

Dario is now set to give Leitch-Smith another shot up front with in form Shaun Miller whilst Donaldson serves his suspension.

There could be also a return to the side for Joel Grant with the news that Byron Moore is likely to be out of tomorrow's game with personal issues. Grant though does face competition for the spot from 16 year old Nick Powell though, who is looking for his first league start after 12 sub appearances this season.







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:Monday January 31 2011

Time: 10:11PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe make second signing (Wednesday August 26 2015)

Alex sign Liverpool forward (Wednesday August 26 2015)

Major reorganisation at Crewe (Tuesday August 25 2015)

Mixed emotions for Davis (Saturday August 22 2015)

Crewe recover for point (Saturday August 22 2015)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Bury (Saturday August 22 2015)

Team Line-Ups: Crewe Alexandra v Bury (Saturday August 22 2015)

Crewe chase home return (Friday August 21 2015)

Davis proud of display (Tuesday August 18 2015)

Late defeat for battling Crewe (Tuesday August 18 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

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Crewe 3 - 3 Bury
Coventry 3 - 2 Crewe
Scunthorpe 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 0 Port Vale

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Doncaster 4 0 3 1 -3 3
18. Peterborough 4 1 0 3 -4 3
19. Shrewsbury 4 0 2 2 -2 2
20. Crewe 4 0 2 2 -3 2
21. Southend 4 0 2 2 -3 2
22. Bradford 4 0 2 2 -4 2
23. Colchester 4 0 2 2 -5 2

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

DRFC Can Rovers win their first game of the season?
Doncaster : 28/08/2015 18:00:01
Blackpool vs Walsall
Blackpool : 28/08/2015 17:48:00
Billy Mckay Moves To Dundee United On Season Loan
Wigan : 28/08/2015 17:19:00
The Next Opponents - Swindon
Sheff Utd : 28/08/2015 15:23:00
Minor Bree Blow As Dibble Departs
Barnsley : 28/08/2015 15:10:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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