UK time is: 16:08:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

League Clubs Leave Senior Cup

Crewe, along with other Cheshire league clubs, will no longer enter the Cheshire Senior Cup.

The competition is now only open to non-league Cheshire based clubs, with the likes of Stockport, Chester and Tranmere also missing out.

In the past, the Senior Cup was neglected by league clubs, including Crewe, who used it to give their reserves and youngsters a run out. The Cheshire FA felt this detracted from the competition.

The Cheshire FA are now looking into relaunching the Cheshire Premier Cup, better known as the Cheshire Bowl. The Premier Cup would involve Crewe Alexandra, Tranmere Rovers, Macclesfield Town, Chester City and Stockport County. However, any new competition would not be launched till next season at the earliest.




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday September 3 2007

Time: 2:51AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
No great loss really. Cheshire Premier Cup could be interesting though if teams were comitted to putting at least 3 or 4 first teamers out every game.
Dink.
Report Abuse
03/09/2007 03:12:00

Doesnt matter how they sell it, I bet us league fans will give it a miss!
greyhound
Report Abuse
03/09/2007 04:27:00

very strange, as we used this for reserves to get fitness, one or two friendlies against Macc Town hardly going to get them fit, another area we need to address. we should play in a competitive reserve league.
mowen23
Report Abuse
03/09/2007 07:03:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Another big weekend for Crewe (Friday April 17 2015)

Midfielder hopes to return (Friday April 17 2015)

Davis looking for more (Friday April 17 2015)

Game of two halves - Davis (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Crewe move up with draw (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Crewe remain positive (Monday April 13 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. creweman58 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Peterborough 1 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Leyton Orient
Chesterfield 1 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 0 Crawley
Sheff Utd 1 - 2 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 1 Oldham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Port Vale 44 14 9 21 -10 51
17. Coventry 43 12 15 16 -10 51
18. Scunthorpe 42 13 12 17 -11 51
19. Crewe 43 13 9 21 -33 48
20. Leyton Orient 42 12 11 19 -4 47
21. Notts County 42 11 14 17 -13 47
22. Crawley 43 12 11 20 -26 47

Breaking League News

Walsall Team News v Crewe
Walsall : 18/04/2015 14:55:00
Team Line-Ups: Crewe Alexandra v Walsall
Crewe : 18/04/2015 14:47:01
Team Sheet: City v Coventry
Bristol City : 18/04/2015 14:34:00
Orient vs MK Dons: The Teams
Leyton Orient : 18/04/2015 14:08:00
Surely Its Time To Crown The Champions..
Bristol City : 18/04/2015 13:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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