Vital Football

Latest Crewe Alexandra News

Single goal enough for Alex

Single goal enough for Alex

<div style='background-color: #FF0000;'><a href='http://www.rsspump.com/?web_widget/rss_ticker/news_widget' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Unbeaten Crewe Alexandra made it eight wins out of nine as Adam Dugdale grabbed the only goal against Huddersfield Town in their latest pre-season game at Gresty Road.

Dugdale appeared at the back post to meet a seventeenth-minute free-kick from Ashley Westwood and fire the winner past goalkeeper Alex Smithies.

Alex then defended well to keep out the threat of the prolific Jordan Rhodes, with a number of timely blocks before Max Clayton headed a Byron Moore cross wide at the opposite end.

Crewe's own hit-man Mathias Pogba soon threatened from another free-kick delivered by skipper Westwood, who also cleared the bar early in the second period.

Pogba then stabbed wide when supplied by substitute Brendan Daniels, and was later off-target from an attempted overhead kick before Daniels' shot was deflected behind.

Crewe Alexandra: A. Martin, Davis, Ellis, Dugdale, Robertson, West, Moore, Westwood, Osman, M. Clayton, Pogba

subs: Garratt, Turton, Guthrie, Ray, White, Daniels, White, H. Clayton, Bateman

Goals: Dugdale (17)

Huddersfield Town: Smithies, Hunt, Clarke, Lynch, Dixon, Norwood, Southern, Novak, Scannell, Ward, Rhodes

subs: Bennett, Woods, Clayton, Gobern, Clarke, Lee, Kay, Robinson, Higginbottom

Att: 1,402

LATEST ON THE VITAL CREWE FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Vital Crewe
Date:Wednesday August 1 2012
Time: 10:46PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

BBC Report - League 2 Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released late last night, and their investigation shows that the price of League Two football has risen on average compared to 2016/17.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Officials Announced For Crewe's Next 2 Away Games

Officials announced for Saturday's trip to Forest Green Rovers and Tuesday's trip to Morecambe.

Archived Vital Crewe Articles

Vital Crewe articles from

Site Journalists

Steve Johnson
Editor email
Profile
Josh Ravenscroft
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the Match - Lincoln (H)
Suggested By: Steve Johnson
Richards0%
Ng0%
Walker50%
Raynes0%
Pickering0%
Ainley0%
Lowery0%
Grant0%
Cooper0%
Dagnall0%
Bowery50%
Sub - Porter0%
Sub - Bakayago0%
Sub - Nolan0%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Crewe Alexandra Results (view all)

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football