Crewe Alexandra - Holland Still Waiting For News
UK time is: 20:51:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Holland Still Waiting For News

First team coach Steve Holland says the club still have not heard back on a substantial bid for a unnamed striker, who is widely thought to be Forest Green Rovers' Stuart Fleetwood.

The reported 175,000 offer was made last Monday but despite being promised a response by the end of the week by the player's club, Crewe are still in the dark as to whether the offer has been accepted or not.

Steve Holland told the official site, CreweAlex.net, that he can only assume that the offer is still being considered and all we can do is wait.

''The club involved wanted us to table an offer and then they were going to decide on their options. That is the way they wanted to handle the situation, but we are still hopeful that it will be accepted and we can take it on to the next stage.''

Fleetwood, who has 26 goals this season, has already attracted interest from the likes of Charlton and Norwich, whilst Gillingham and Cheltenham have both made offers for the 24 year old. Cheltenham have since withdrawn their interest after having two offers rejected, but despite Forest Green reportedly holding out for nearly double Crewe's offer, Holland hopes it's tempting enough.

''We will be battling it out with others but we have made what we believe is a fair valuation for the player and hopefully that will be sufficient for the deal to come off.''




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: Dink Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 14 2008

Time: 3:36PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crewe Alexandra Articles

Crewe stick to principles (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Keeper can leave (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Hopes over defender (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Davis positive on forward (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Crewe in talks with two (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Numbers game for Davis (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Davis always had full support (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Crewe offer duo extensions (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Midfield the priority (Friday May 15 2015)

No debt to pay (Friday May 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Crewe 0 - 1 Bradford
Coventry 1 - 3 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Walsall
Peterborough 1 - 1 Crewe
Crewe 1 - 1 Leyton Orient
Chesterfield 1 - 0 Crewe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Coventry 46 13 16 18 -11 55
18. Port Vale 46 15 9 22 -10 54
19. Colchester 46 14 10 22 -19 52
20. Crewe 46 14 10 22 -32 52
21. Notts County 46 12 14 20 -18 50
22. Crawley 46 13 11 22 -26 50
23. Leyton Orient 46 12 13 21 -10 49

Breaking League News

DRFC Wolves added to pre-season schedule
Doncaster : 27/05/2015 20:17:01
Cameron Belford Signs For Wrexham
Swindon : 27/05/2015 20:16:00
Chief Scout King Passes Away
MK Dons : 27/05/2015 18:31:00
Doncaster Enquired About Tom Bradshaw
Walsall : 27/05/2015 17:15:00
Bristol City Up In Pre Season
Yeovil : 27/05/2015 17:12:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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