Vital Football

Latest Crewe Alexandra News

Alex hoping history strikes twice

Alex hoping history strikes twice

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

Having successfully raided non-league circles for a new goalscorer last summer, Crewe Alexandra are hoping it's a case of a repeat scenario this time around.

"If he can have the same sort of impact as Pogs then it would be another good signing for us" - Steve Davis
In July 2012 the Railwaymen signed Wrexham marksman Mathias Pogba after scoring a dozen goals in the Conference Premier. The 22-year-old soon proved a wise investment as he bettered his previous season's tally by four goals despite the higher level until being struck down by injury on Easter Monday.

Just short of twelve months on and the Alex have followed the same procedure and turned to former Sheffield Wednesday youngster Vadaine Oliver, who helped himself to fourteen goals for struggling Conference outfit Lincoln City last term.

"He has a lot of potential and if he can have the same sort of impact as Pogs then it would be another good signing for us," manager Steve Davis told Crewe's official website. "It didn't take Pogs long to adjust to this level and it would be great for Vadaine to be in the same sort of bracket."

LATEST ON THE VITAL CREWE FORUMS ...

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Vital Crewe
Date:Monday June 24 2013
Time: 1:03PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Davis remains patient

Manager Steve Davis insists he will remain patient while continuing his summer recruitment.

Davis accepts big challenge

Crewe Alexandra boss Steve Davis accepts it will be difficult going forward with much the same squad as last season.

Crewe prospect looking forward

Crewe Alexandra prospect Charlie Kirk admits he must grow stronger in order to continue his development.

Davis looking to offload

Manager Steve Davis revealed interest from a number of clubs as he looks to offload a centre-back.

Archived Vital Crewe Articles

Vital Crewe articles from

Site Journalists

Coyne
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By: Vital Crewe
Yes37%
No63%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Northampton 46 29 12 5 99 36
P Oxford 46 24 14 8 86 43
P Bristol Rovers 46 26 7 13 85 31
4 Accrington 46 24 13 9 85 26
5 Plymouth 46 24 9 13 81 26
6 Portsmouth 46 21 15 10 78 31
7 Wimbledon 46 21 12 13 75 14
8 Leyton Orient 46 19 12 15 69 -1
9 Cambridge 46 18 14 14 68 11
10 Carlisle 46 17 16 13 67 5
11 Luton 46 19 9 18 66 2
12 Mansfield 46 17 13 16 64 8
13 Wycombe 46 17 13 16 64 1
14 Exeter 46 17 13 16 64 -2
15 Barnet 46 17 11 18 62 -1
16 Hartlepool 46 15 6 25 51 -23
17 Notts County 46 14 9 23 51 -29
18 Stevenage 46 11 15 20 48 -15
19 Yeovil 46 11 15 20 48 -16
20 Crawley 46 13 8 25 47 -33
21 Morecambe 46 12 10 24 46 -22
22 Newport 46 10 13 23 43 -21
R Dag & Red 46 8 10 28 34 -35
R York 46 7 13 26 34 -36
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Crewe Alexandra Results (view all)

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.truealex1