CREWE MAINTAIN UNBEATEN RUN WITH GOAL

Crewe Alexandra have maintained their current unbeaten run after they scored a late goal to avoid defeat at the home of Blackpool in a league game played on Tuesday night. The two teams met at Bloomfield Road for an English League One clash andthe game ended in a share of the spoils. The two teams played out a 1-1 draw. Crewe Alexandra went behind just before the break. Northern Ireland international centre back Daniel Ballard scored the opener on 41 minutes to give hosts Blackpoolan advantage at the halftime interval. Daniel Ballard is on loan at Blackpool having joined them from parent club Arsenal at the start of the season. Blackpool held on to that advantage until the final four minutes of the game when Crewe Alexandra were rewarded for their endeavours especially manager David Artell, who was brave with his substitutions.


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CREWE PROVIDE UPDATE ON PORTSMOUTH GAME

Crewe Alexandra won’t be playing any league game this weekend after the Portsmouth clash in the English League One was called off. Crewe Alexandra made the announcement on Friday via their various social media portals. The home game with Pompey at the Alexandra Stadium was called off for this weekend due to a frozen pitch.


The freezing weather conditions in England has led to the postponement of several games in recent weeks especially in the lower leagues. Crewe Alexandra invited a qualified referee to assess the state of the Alexandra Stadium pitch and he deemed it unplayable in some areas thereby prompting the postponement of the Portsmouth clash scheduled for this weekend. A decision to call off the League One game was made since temperatures won’t rise over the night. The game was initially scheduled to take place on Saturday. Crewe Alexandra revealed that the club will re-arrange the game and communicate the date to the public. Continue reading “CREWE PROVIDE UPDATE ON PORTSMOUTH GAME”

ARTELL: PLAYERS WILL BE GIVEN THE CHRISTMAS DAY OFF THEY DESERVE

 

David Artell, the head coach of Crewe Alexandra has insisted that he will be allowing all of his players to take the Christmas day off because they have earned it. The players have been busy recently having been playing three games every single week continuously for ten whole weeks.


The team also recently enjoyed a mid-week without any match for the first time in a while and they have decided they will use the opportunity to train until when they go home to spend a Christmas day off with their families and loved ones. The day after Christmas, Boxing Day, they will welcome Fleetwood Town in a crunch tie at home.
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CREWE EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN WITH WIN

 

Crewe Alexandra are one of the form teams in the English League One after they took their unbeaten run to four games with the win over Plymouth Argyle on Tuesday night. Crewe Alexandra welcomed Plymouth Argyle to Gresty Road in one of the week eighteen fixtures in the third level of club football on the English soil.

Crewe had put their three-game unbeaten run on the line against Plymouth Argyle and they were able to increase it to four matches following the 2-1 win over their opponents. Crewe Alexandra raced to a two-goal lead at the halftime break through the strikes from English winger Charlie Kirk and forward Owen Dale. Continue reading “CREWE EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN WITH WIN”

CREWE EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN WITH WIN

 

Crewe Alexandra are one of the form teams in the English League One after they took their unbeaten run to four games with the win over Plymouth Argyle on Tuesday night. Crewe Alexandra welcomed Plymouth Argyle to Gresty Road in one of the week eighteen fixtures in the third level of club football on the English soil. Crewe had put their three-game unbeaten run on the line against Plymouth Argyle and they were able to increase it to four matches following the 2-1 win over their opponents. Crewe Alexandra raced to a two-goal lead at the halftime break through the strikes from English winger Charlie Kirk and forward Owen Dale.

Kirk gave Crewe Alexandra the lead midway into the first half of the encounter before Dale added a second goal two minutes from the end of the first half. Young Welsh forward Luke Jephcott came on for defender Kelland Watts at the start of the second half and he was responsible for the lone goal for Plymouth Argyle. His goal came five minutes from time to setup a frenetic finish but hosts Crewe Alexandra were able to withstand the late onslaught to record three maximum points. Continue reading “CREWE EXTEND UNBEATEN RUN WITH WIN”

EFL TROPHY: CREWE SUFFER FIRST DEFEAT

 

League One newcomers Crewe Alexandra have suffered their first defeat in the EFL Trophy this season after they lost a thrilling clash with Shrewsbury Town on Tuesday night. The two League One teams shared a seven-goal thriller with Crewe Alexandra ending on the wrong side of the outcome.


The 4-3 win for Shrewsbury Town ensured that The Shrews finished as group winners ahead of Crewe Alexandra in Group C of the Northern Section in the 2020/21 EFL Trophy. Both Shrewsbury Town and Crewe Alexandra have qualified for the next stage (round of 32) after winning their first two games in the group.
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