UK time is: 09:28:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Club Set To Move For Non-League Talent

Dario has confirmed that the club will likely be moving to sign a non-league hotshot this summer and Halifax's Jamie Vardy stands as firm favourite.

At last night's AGM Dario told shareholders that the club have earmarked a striker 'who has been scoring a lot of goals' in the non-league and will make a move for him this summer.

It comes with the expected departure of top goalscorer Clayton Donaldson and talk that his partner in crime Shaun Miller may well be sold to help offset the club's losses this season.

Halifax's Jamie Vardy is one the club are known to have been tracking with both Dario and assistant Steve Davis watching the 23 year old in action in recent weeks. Vardy is not a new name to the club, he spent time on trial at Reaseheath in January 2009 only to miss out on a deal with the arrival of Gudjon Thordarson.

He went on to sign for Halifax in the Evo-Stik Premier Division and already has 24 goals to his name, including eight in his last four games.

With the likes of Rotherham, Bradford, Oldham and Peterborough also showing an interest, Halifax extended Vardy's contract to 2014 last week, a deal likely to maximise the Shaymen's profit this season - as we saw when Jordan Connerton signed a new contract at Lancaster shortly before his move to Gresty Road.





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:Thursday April 7 2011

Time: 5:35PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis still backs team (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Doubtful duo isolated (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Crewe could re-sign defender (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Striker desperate to recover (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Crewe lose out (Saturday December 13 2014)

We deserved better - Davis (Saturday December 13 2014)

Key clash for the Alex (Friday December 12 2014)

Crewe shock finalists (Wednesday December 10 2014)

Striker thrilled to return (Wednesday December 10 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Scunthorpe 2 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Doncaster
Leyton Orient 4 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 0 Chesterfield
Crawley 1 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 1 Sheff Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Gillingham 20 5 7 8 -6 22
19. Scunthorpe 19 6 4 9 -9 22
20. Crawley 20 5 7 8 -11 22
21. Yeovil 20 5 5 10 -12 20
22. Leyton Orient 20 4 7 9 -6 19
23. Colchester 20 4 5 11 -13 17
24. Crewe 20 4 4 12 -23 16

Breaking League News

Do City Need a Goalkeeper in January?
Coventry : 18/12/2014 08:16:00
Sheffield United Get Tottenham
Sheff Utd : 17/12/2014 22:48:00
Scunthorpe : 17/12/2014 22:46:00
League Cup - Sheff United 1-0 Southampton
Sheff Utd : 17/12/2014 21:29:00
Final Call: Back the City This Saturday
Coventry : 17/12/2014 20:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 50%
No 50%