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Crewe Alexandra manager Steve Davis hopes experienced goalkeeper Steve Phillips will enjoy a landmark 600th career appearance at Oldham Athletic this weekend.

"He will want it to be a big day for him and I hope he can remember it for the right reasons" - Steve Davis
The 35-year-old will also be marking his 100th league appearance for the club since joining them from Bristol Rovers more than three years ago.

"To play 600 games is a great achievement and he can be pleased he has been able to play that amount of games at a decent level," Davis told the Crewe Chronicle . "You always want to reach targets and I think Steve will have targeted 600 games over the past couple of seasons.

"He'll want it to be a special day for the right reasons - he won't want to be associated with 600 games and six goals going in his net," he continued. "He will want it to be a big day for him and I hope he can remember it for the right reasons."

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Writer:Vital Crewe
Date:Friday September 20 2013
Time: 11:35AM

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