UK time is: 07:51:52
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

Davis still hopeful (Monday September 1 2014)

Davis rues opening half (Saturday August 30 2014)

Crewe still pointless (Saturday August 30 2014)

Stats: Gillingham v Crewe Alexandra (Saturday August 30 2014)

New date for Alex (Friday August 29 2014)

Crewe aim to maintain standard (Friday August 29 2014)

Davis wants more options (Friday August 29 2014)

We were excellent - Davis (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Crewe denied in extra-time (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Bolton (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Archived Crewe Alexandra Articles

List All Vital Crewe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Fleetwood 2 - 1 Crewe
Swindon 2 - 0 Crewe
Gillingham 2 - 0 Crewe
Crewe 2 - 5 Rochdale
Crewe 1 - 2 Barnsley

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Port Vale 5 1 2 2 -1 5
19. Yeovil 5 1 2 2 -4 5
20. Rochdale 5 1 1 3 -1 4
21. Scunthorpe 5 1 1 3 -7 4
22. Walsall 5 0 3 2 -2 3
23. Colchester 5 0 1 4 -5 1
24. Crewe 5 0 0 5 -9 0

Breaking League News

Poleon - Another Late Deal
Oldham : 01/09/2014 23:37:00
Norwich Confirm Signing Of Louis Thompson
Swindon : 01/09/2014 23:30:00
Swindon Bring Back Stephens From Southampton
Swindon : 01/09/2014 23:16:00
Oldham - Clarke-Harris Departs, Tidser Arrives
Oldham : 01/09/2014 22:59:00
Donnelly Goes With Hill's Best Wishes
Rochdale : 01/09/2014 22:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are Crewe stronger than this time last season?
Suggested By:  Vital Crewe
Yes 57%
No 43%