Vital Football

Latest Crewe Alexandra News

Maynard Causing a Stir

Maynard Causing a Stir

Nicky Maynard has been banging in the goals during his career so far, and is now the joint top goalscorer with Leon Constantine in League One. Both forwards have 6 goals in total, with 5 in the league, whilst Maynard has got 4 in his last 2 starts, and has never failed to score in a game he's started.

His two goals against Huddersfield earned him a place in the League One Team of the Week for the second week in a row.
The League One Team of the Week:
GK Paul Smith (Notts Forest)
DF: Danny Senda (Millwall)
DF: Karl Broadhurst (Bournemouth)
DF: Louis Carey (Bristol City)
DF: Stephen Purches (Bournemouth)
MF: Chris Shuker (Tranmere)
MF: Matthew Sparrow (Scunthorpe)
MF: Nicky Southall (Notts Forest)
MF: Paul Brooker (Brentford)
ST: Nicky Maynard (Crewe)
ST: Karl Hawley (Carlisle)

Meanwhile, his goals have also attracted a host of scouts to Gresty Road. Crewe's last home game attracted just two scouts, but Maynard's 4 goals in 2 games appears to have caught the eye of numerous Premiership clubs. Scouts from Aston Villa, Blackburn, Fulham, Liverpool, Man City, Newcastle, Tottenham and West Ham were all present against Huddersfield. It is, of course, far too early to be talking about Maynard moving on, as the youngster has a lot of work still to do, as Dario is reminding everybody, so this increase in scouts is more indicative of the fickle nature of the football industry than anything else.


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

Writer:
Date:Monday September 4 2006
Time: 7:14PM

Comments

0
looked good against huddersfield. youve got a good un there.
zipadeedoodah
04/09/2006 19:34:00
0
Hopefully his run of form will end this weekend!
Tierney
04/09/2006 20:05:00
0
everybody goes in and out of form. this time will come to play cr*p then his time will come again to shine in league 1 like everbody.
swanzboichris
04/09/2006 20:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Sympathy for Kvyat?

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe Alexandra Announce Another Pre-Season Game

The club travel to Bala Town next Wednesday night with a 7:30pm kick-off against Welsh Premier League outfit.

Crewe Alex Draw At Barrow In Pre-Season

0-0 draw sees Crewe's first clean sheet in pre-season.

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Academy Sides Now Drawn For EFL Trophy 2017

A short time ago the EFL finally announced who would be playing which Academy side in this year's EFL Trophy.

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)

Where will we finish this season (17/18)?
Suggested By: Steve Johnson
Champions0%
Automatic Promotion0%
Play-Off Winners0%
Play-Offs0%
8th to 12th100%
13th to 16th0%
17th to 22nd0%
Relegation0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Crewe Alexandra Results (view all)

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.stig7tfm1
The Vital Football Members League