Crewe Alexandra - Crewe To Sign Dabbers Youngster
UK time is: 02:08:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Crewe To Sign Dabbers Youngster

Crewe look set to sign Nantwich Town's Matty Freeman on an Academy scholarship after he impressed in a one month trial.

Freeman, 16, has been playing for Crewe's Under 16's in his time at the club and scored twice in an impressive performance against Liverpool on Saturday.

Matty is described as a pacey winger with bags of potential and although Crewe would be well within their rights to have poached him from their local neighbours, Technical Director Dario Gradi has negotiated a fee with Nantwich chairman Clive Jackson and boss Steve Davis.

Dario told crewealex.net, 'Just because the rules mean we could take their player, we wouldn't contemplate doing that. Nantwich have nurtured the lad, so they deserve some compensation for that'.

Freeman will join Crewe on a full time basis in the summer and is another exciting prospect to join the Crewe Academy.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Tomfcafc Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 11 2007

Time: 2:01PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe seek first win (Friday September 4 2015)

Davis calls for similar backing (Friday September 4 2015)

Duo encouraged to step up (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Boss pleased with midfielder (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Striker tipped to rediscover touch (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Manager hails support (Wednesday September 2 2015)

Single goal defeats Alex (Saturday August 29 2015)

Team Line-Ups: Wigan v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday August 29 2015)

Crewe travel to newcomers (Friday August 28 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)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 1 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 3 - 3 Bury
Coventry 3 - 2 Crewe
Scunthorpe 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 0 - 0 Port Vale

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Peterborough 5 1 1 3 -4 4
19. Millwall 5 1 1 3 -6 4
20. Southend 5 0 3 2 -3 3
21. Colchester 5 0 3 2 -5 3
22. Shrewsbury 5 0 2 3 -3 2
23. Crewe 5 0 2 3 -4 2
24. Blackpool 5 0 1 4 -9 1

Crewe Alexandra Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Say - Chesterfield v Latics
Wigan : 04/09/2015 21:12:01
A Happy Streete!
Port Vale : 04/09/2015 20:43:00
Season Start Delights Boss & Midfielder Exit
Gillingham : 04/09/2015 20:41:00
Keeper And U's Part Company
Colchester : 04/09/2015 20:40:01
Soft U's & New Sheffield United Date
Colchester : 04/09/2015 20:39:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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