UK time is: 14:43:45
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Boss wary of former striker

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

Crewe Alexandra will come up against the not inconsiderable threat of their former striker Clayton Donaldson when visiting Brentford this weekend.

"He can score goals so he will be a threat when we come up against him" - Steve Davis
The one-time York City and Hibernian striker left Gresty Road in the summer of 2011 after being leading scorer in League Two as he wanted to play at a higher level.

Donaldson had been named player of the season for the Alex that year and in total managed 49 goals in 130 games during a three-year stay with the club.

"He is a wholehearted player who gives 100% and is a good athlete, very quick," said manager Steve Davis to Crewe's official website. "As we know he can score goals so he will be a threat when we come up against him."

The 28-year-old forward scored eleven times in 51 games for the Bees last season and also netted their consolation during a midweek 3-1 home defeat to Yeovil Town.

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:Thursday August 23 2012

Time: 1:51PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis demands response (Thursday August 21 2014)

Striker on trial (Thursday August 21 2014)

No real defence for Alex (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Defensive shortcomings exposed (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Rochdale (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Future still uncertain (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Crewe expect another arrival (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Crewe target first points (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Mistakes cost us - Davis (Saturday August 16 2014)

Tykes rally for revenge (Saturday August 16 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
Fleetwood 2 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 2 - 5 Rochdale
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Sheff Utd 3 1 0 2 -1 3
19. Yeovil 3 1 0 2 -4 3
20. Walsall 3 0 2 1 -1 2
21. Oldham 3 0 2 1 -2 2
22. Colchester 3 0 1 2 -2 1
23. Crewe 3 0 0 3 -5 0
24. Scunthorpe 3 0 0 3 -8 0

Breaking League News

Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- MK Dons
Peterborough : 22/08/2014 14:22:00
Team News: Barnsley v Gillingham
Gillingham : 22/08/2014 13:54:00
Cod Army Preview: Fleetwood v Chesterfield
Fleetwood : 22/08/2014 13:17:00
Orient Welcome The Saddlers - Walsall (H)
Leyton Orient : 22/08/2014 12:19:00
Ref Watch: Bradford City v Peterborough United
Peterborough : 22/08/2014 12:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 58%
No 42%