UK time is: 16:51:08
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Davis aiming for young guns

<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 boss Steve Davis is hopeful of being able to bring in a couple of young loan players from Arsenal ahead of the visit of League One leaders Tranmere Rovers this weekend.

"They are on big money there and that is always a problem" - Steve Davis
The Alex are needing a replacement for Ashley Westwood after the midfielder signed for Premier League Aston Villa on the final day of the transfer window.

Meanwhile, Davis is also keen to acquire cover for summer recruit Mathias Pogba, who is currently sidelined with a knee injury.

The loan window reopens on Friday and while negotiations with the Gunners are said to be ongoing, Crewe could still find a problem matching the wages of their young targets.

"They are on big money there and that is always a problem," Davis told This is Staffordshire. "We are hopeful it will happen, but if it doesn't, we'll look elsewhere."

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 September 5 2012

Time: 11:17AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Striker blow for Alex (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Defender signs new deal (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Striker extends deal (Monday January 26 2015)

Derby delight for Davis (Saturday January 24 2015)

Crewe complete derby double (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Port Vale v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday January 24 2015)

Port Vale v Crewe: Team Line-Ups (Saturday January 24 2015)

Big weekend for rivals (Friday January 23 2015)

Further movement possible (Friday January 23 2015)

Crewe chasing double (Thursday January 22 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. sankeyred 5
2. zakazano 1
3. creweman58 1
4. crewejon 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Port Vale 0 - 1 Crewe
Notts County 2 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 3 - 1 Gillingham
Crewe 1 - 1 Preston
Oldham 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 0 Bristol City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Coventry 27 7 9 11 -10 30
18. Barnsley 25 8 5 12 -4 29
19. Scunthorpe 23 8 5 10 -7 29
20. Crewe 26 8 5 13 -19 29
21. Colchester 26 7 6 13 -11 27
22. Leyton Orient 26 6 8 12 -5 26
23. Yeovil 26 6 6 14 -18 24

Breaking League News

Walsall Boss Aims To Kill Off Preston.
Preston : 27/01/2015 16:33:00
Striker blow for Alex
Crewe : 27/01/2015 14:54:00
Defender signs new deal
Crewe : 27/01/2015 14:48:00
Smith Backs His Troops To Shine
Walsall : 27/01/2015 13:53:00
Team News: Scunthorpe v MK Dons
Scunthorpe : 27/01/2015 09:49:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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