Crewe Alexandra - Davis puts interview down to experience
UK time is: 17:25:50
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Davis puts interview down to experience

<div style='background-color: #FF0000;'><a href='' title='News Widget'>News Widget</a></div>

Crewe Alexandra manager Steve Davis revealed he was interviewed for the recent vacancy at Burnley - but only for the experience.

"It was never my intention to leave here at all" - Steve Davis
Davis was allowed permission to speak to his former club in their search for a successor to Eddie Howe following his surprise return to AFC Bournemouth.

The 47-year-old was subsequently interviewed for the role with the Championship outfit but added it was never actually his intention to depart Gresty Road.

However, Burnley eventually settled on former Watford boss Sean Dyche as the right man to take them forward.

"I was given permission by the club to go and meet them," Davis explained to Crewe's official website. "I went for the experience more than anything. It was good and I enjoyed the experience.

"It was never my intention to leave here at all. I have always said that I will try and take Crewe as far as I can and I am very happy here," he added. "I wasn't going to go back on my word because I feel as though I am at the right club at the right stage of my career."


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 November 13 2012

Time: 2:28PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe turn to Trophy (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Alex hope for confidence boost (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Skipper out for couple of months (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Davis remains calm (Tuesday October 6 2015)

Better team lost - Davis (Saturday October 3 2015)

Miserable run continues (Saturday October 3 2015)

Crewe chase home success (Friday October 2 2015)

Crewe sign young keeper (Thursday October 1 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Crewe 1 - 2 Chesterfield
Crewe 1 - 2 Southend
Walsall 1 - 1 Crewe
Shrewsbury 0 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 3 Millwall
Crewe 1 - 3 Swindon

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Oldham 11 1 8 2 -4 11
19. Shrewsbury 11 3 2 6 -4 11
20. Scunthorpe 11 3 2 6 -4 11
21. Doncaster 11 2 5 4 -5 11
22. Blackpool 11 3 2 6 -8 11
23. Fleetwood 11 2 3 6 -5 9
24. Crewe 11 1 3 7 -9 6

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Crewe turn to Trophy
Crewe : 06/10/2015 17:05:00
Alex hope for confidence boost
Crewe : 06/10/2015 16:48:01
Skipper out for couple months
Crewe : 06/10/2015 16:39:00
Vital Posh SEPTEMBER Player of the Month (Poll)
Peterborough : 06/10/2015 16:00:00
Video - Long Ahead Of Notts County
Sheff Utd : 06/10/2015 14:35:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 47%
No 53%