UK time is: 14:40:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Skipper was easy choice says Davis

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

Ashley Westwood was always the obvious choice as skipper says Crewe Alexandra manager Steve Davis.

"For me he was an obvious choice because he leads by example" - Steve Davis
The 22-year-old has deservedly been rewarded for his outstanding displays by being named as successor to former captain David Artell, who was released by the club at the end of last season.

Westwood has previous experience leading the side when sharing duties with Lee Bell as an understudy to Artell at Gresty Road. He is currently contracted to the club until 2014.

"For me he was an obvious choice because he leads by example in his performances and the way he conducts himself around the training ground," Davis told Crewe's official website. "His attitude to training is always spot-on whatever the weather or day of the week, he is a good role model."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CREWE FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate




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: Vital Crewe Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 15 2012

Time: 1:43PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis happy to upset odds (Sunday March 29 2015)

Dramatic late win for Alex (Sunday March 29 2015)

Crewe ready for Blades test (Friday March 27 2015)

Keeper thrilled to sign (Wednesday March 25 2015)

Keeper extends deal (Wednesday March 25 2015)

Ryan close to return (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Crewe drop back into relegation (Saturday March 21 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)

1. crewejon 4
2. creweman58 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sheff Utd 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 1 Oldham
Bristol City 3 - 0 Crewe
Preston 5 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 2 - 0 Scunthorpe
Rochdale 4 - 0 Crewe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Walsall 38 11 13 14 -6 46
17. Scunthorpe 38 12 10 16 -11 46
18. Coventry 39 11 12 16 -11 45
19. Crewe 39 13 6 20 -32 45
20. Crawley 39 11 10 18 -22 43
21. Leyton Orient 38 11 9 18 -4 42
22. Notts County 37 11 9 17 -13 42

Breaking League News

Coventry : 29/03/2015 14:39:00
Team Sheet: Fleetwood v Preston
Preston : 29/03/2015 14:21:00
Vital Posh MOTM v Coventry City Poll
Peterborough : 29/03/2015 13:14:01
Rate The Ref - Posh v Sky Blues - Iain Williamson
Peterborough : 29/03/2015 12:47:01
Leyton Orient : 29/03/2015 12:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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