UK time is: 06:24:29
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Westwood stepping up nicely

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

Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph is currently singing the praises of former Crewe Alexandra skipper Ashley Westwood.

"Ashley is a terrific player technically and up there with the best in our team" - Fabian Delph
Westwood, 22, recently joined the Premier League side in a 2m deal after making almost 150 senior appearances for the Alex since progressing through the famed youth academy at Gresty Road.

To date he has managed a couple of substitute appearances for Villa in the recent win against Swansea City and defeat to Southampton. But former Leeds United product Delph believes his new colleague can certainly make the step up.

"Ashley is a terrific player technically and he is up there with the best in our team," Delph told the Birmingham Mail. "Playing in the lower leagues, I wouldn't knock it and wouldn't change it for anything.

"The step up here is massive," he added. "Myself and Westy are the same age so we can relate to each other. I can see him getting a
run in the team very soon and doing well."

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:Tuesday October 16 2012

Time: 3:52PM

Your Comments

Time will tell. We have a lot of young and hopefully hungry players, but not much experience around them to 'save' them when they have an off game.
The Fear
Time will tell. We have a lot of young and hopefully hungry players, but not much experience around them to 'save' them when they have an off game.
The Fear
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Ready to return (Monday October 20 2014)

Striker extends deal (Monday October 20 2014)

Successive wins for Crewe (Saturday October 18 2014)

We felt good - Davis (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Walsall v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday October 18 2014)

Crewe seek further success (Friday October 17 2014)

Defender on the move (Friday October 17 2014)

Harry's game (Tuesday October 14 2014)

Crewe keen on winger (Tuesday October 14 2014)

Tipped for success (Monday October 13 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
Bradford 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 2 - 5 Rochdale
Crewe 0 - 3 Notts County
Crewe 2 - 1 Port Vale
Crewe 0 - 3 Colchester
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Gillingham 13 3 4 6 -6 13
19. Yeovil 13 3 4 6 -9 13
20. Leyton Orient 12 2 6 4 -2 12
21. Walsall 13 2 6 5 -3 12
22. Port Vale 13 3 3 7 -6 12
23. Scunthorpe 13 3 2 8 -11 11
24. Crewe 13 3 1 9 -19 10

Breaking League News

DRFC Dickov looking to add to squad
Doncaster : 20/10/2014 21:48:00
Doncaster Rovers v Leyton Orient Team News
Doncaster : 20/10/2014 21:40:00
Vital Posh MOTM v Barnsley Poll
Peterborough : 20/10/2014 20:37:00
Rate The Ref: Posh v Barnsley - Charles Breakspear
Peterborough : 20/10/2014 20:08:00
Sheffield United v Glovers - Preview
Yeovil : 20/10/2014 19:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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