UK time is: 06:00:04
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Enquiries Draw A Blank

Steve Holland has revealed that enquiries for two strikers, thought to be Tottenham Hotspur's Tomas Pekhart and Andrew Barcham, have drawn a blank.

The strike force has been a problem for Crewe this season since Luke Varney's departure and Nicky Maynard's leg break.

Lee Barnard's 6 month loan has helped cover the gap but the management feel that Barney needs a strike partner to play off.

On Tuesday night Dario made the trip to see Tottenham reserves vs Arsenal reserves, with Tomas Pekhart and Andrew Barcham of Tottenham in mind.

Pekhart is a 6ft 3in Czech U-20 international, and is rated as one of the best youngsters in Tottenham's ranks at the moment. However, Tottenham refused permission to loan him. Tottenham also rejected a bid for Andrew Barcham, a small pacey striker-cum-winger, but said he could be available next week.

Steve Holland told crewealex.net: 'We have made two enquiries this week. Dario made a long trip on Tuesday night looking at two potential targets, and I made a phone call to a sporting director enquiring about one of those.

'He was a big striker who we were very excited about, we felt he would solve the problem. We weren't able to get him, I asked about another player who has some pace, is an attacking player and can play wide or through the middle.

'We were told that the player would be required for the next week or so, but the situation might change then. The search continues.'




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:Friday October 5 2007

Time: 1:35PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Late equaliser costs Alex (Saturday April 18 2015)

Familiar problem for Davis (Saturday April 18 2015)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Walsall (Saturday April 18 2015)

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)

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
Crewe 1 - 1 Walsall
Peterborough 1 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Leyton Orient
Chesterfield 1 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 0 Crawley
Sheff Utd 1 - 2 Crewe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Scunthorpe 43 13 13 17 -11 52
18. Port Vale 44 14 9 21 -10 51
19. Crawley 44 13 11 20 -24 50
20. Crewe 44 13 10 21 -33 49
21. Leyton Orient 43 12 11 20 -9 47
22. Notts County 43 11 14 18 -15 47
23. Colchester 43 12 9 22 -21 45

Breaking League News

City Hoping For PNE & Rochdale Wins
Coventry : 20/04/2015 23:00:01
Shakespeare Tames Shrews In Midland Cup Final
Walsall : 20/04/2015 20:50:01
DRFC MK Dons v Doncaster Rovers - Team News
Doncaster : 20/04/2015 20:31:00
DRFC Can Rovers halt the Dons?
Doncaster : 20/04/2015 19:00:00
Walsall Youth Team XI v Shrewsbury
Walsall : 20/04/2015 18:53:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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