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  • Date:14 Sep 2013
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:The Alexandra Stadium
  • Attendance:4,260
  • Westcarr (65) Baxendale (83)
Goal!

Live Commentary

The referee signals the end of the game.

91:36 +1.36

Corner taken by Craig Westcarr.

90:40 +0.40

Nicky Featherstone takes a shot. Parried by Stephen Phillips back into danger.

89:16

James Chambers makes a clearance.

89:02

Clearance by Andy Butler.

88:21

Milan Lalkovic is ruled offside.

85:55

Troy Hewitt goes off and Milan Lalkovic comes on.

84:44

The ball is sent over by Gregor Robertson.

84:22

Romaine Sawyers is brought on as a substitute for Adam Chambers.

83:40

James Baxendale scores with their right foot. Crewe 0-3 Walsall.Assist on the goal came from Nicky Featherstone.

82:22

Free kick crossed by Adam Chambers.

81:41

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicky Featherstone by Bradden Inman.

80:30

Harry Davis restarts play with the free kick.

80:20

James Chambers concedes a free kick for a foul on Chuks Aneke.

77:38

Shot by Gregor Robertson cleared the crossbar.

77:22

Corner taken by Ajay Leitch-Smith from the left by-line.

76:21

Max Clayton takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

74:55

Abdul Osman leaves the field to be replaced by Max Clayton.

73:43

Troy Hewitt fouled by Harry Davis, the ref awards a free kick.

73:17

Shot by Craig Westcarr went wide of the left-hand upright.

72:32

Corner taken by Ashley Hemmings from the right by-line.

71:21

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

70:15

Lee Molyneux goes off and Byron Moore comes on.

69:57

Anthony Grant joins the action as a substitute, replacing Vadaine Oliver.

69:30

Vadaine Oliver takes a shot and cleared the net.

67:40

Penalty awarded for a foul by Gregor Robertson on Craig Westcarr.

66:12

Shot by Troy Hewitt cleared the net.

64:39

Craig Westcarr takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by Stephen Phillips prevents the goal.

63:49

Andy Butler takes a shot. Stephen Phillips parries the effort to safety.

62:41

Craig Westcarr takes the free kick.

62:29

Matt Tootle concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Westcarr.

61:38

The ball is swung over by Matt Tootle.

59:23

Lee Molyneux takes the chance to get an effort at goal.

57:24

Richard O'Donnell restarts play with the free kick.

57:17

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Hemmings by Bradden Inman.

54:36

Harry Davis restarts play with the free kick.

54:31

Foul by Andy Taylor on Lee Molyneux, free kick awarded.

53:44

The offside flag is raised against Ajay Leitch-Smith.

52:29

Stephen Phillips restarts play with the free kick.

52:23

Free kick awarded for a foul by Troy Hewitt on Harry Davis.

51:38

Corner taken by Ashley Hemmings from the right by-line.

50:13

Free kick taken by Richard O'Donnell.

50:10

The assistant referee signals for offside against Vadaine Oliver.

48:59

Shot by Vadaine Oliver went wide right of the target.

46:52

Abdul Osman takes the free kick.

46:03

Centre by James Chambers.

45:32

Paul Downing takes the free kick.

45:28

Adam Chambers fouled by Vadaine Oliver, the ref awards a free kick.

The referee starts the second half.

The half-time whistle blows.

44:02

Craig Westcarr restarts play with the free kick.

43:50

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sam Mantom by Harry Davis.

43:02

Clearance made by Harry Davis.

41:59

Stephen Phillips takes the free kick.

41:48

Ashley Hemmings gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Gregor Robertson.

38:57

Sam Mantom takes the free kick.

38:48

Matt Tootle concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Taylor.

37:32

Bradden Inman takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell catches the ball.

35:10

Corner taken by Lee Molyneux from the right by-line.

34:24

Stephen Phillips takes the free kick.

34:22

The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Westcarr.

32:49

Stephen Phillips restarts play with the free kick.

32:42

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chuks Aneke by Sam Mantom.

30:48

Paul Downing restarts play with the free kick.

30:39

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Downing by Vadaine Oliver.

29:03

Matt Tootle crosses the ball.

25:21

Free kick taken by James Chambers.

25:10

Unfair challenge on Adam Chambers by Chuks Aneke results in a free kick.

24:42

Harry Davis takes the free kick.

24:28

Foul by Troy Hewitt on Abdul Osman, free kick awarded.

23:19

Andy Butler takes the free kick.

23:05

Vadaine Oliver gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Downing.

22:02

The official flags Craig Westcarr offside.

18:23

Mark Ellis manages to make a clearance.

16:50

Nicky Featherstone takes the free kick.

16:42

Chuks Aneke challenges Ashley Hemmings unfairly and gives away a free kick.

15:15

Shot by Craig Westcarr. Stephen Phillips catches the ball.

13:13

Corner taken by Ajay Leitch-Smith.

11:33

Stephen Phillips takes the free kick.

11:05

The ball is crossed by Sam Mantom.

8:42

Free kick crossed by Harry Davis.

8:33

Unfair challenge on Chuks Aneke by Adam Chambers results in a free kick.

5:02

Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Molyneux.

2:50

Stephen Phillips restarts play with the free kick.

2:31

Adam Chambers gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Vadaine Oliver.

The referee gets the match started.

Match Preview

Alex hopeful on duo Crewe boss Steve Davis is banking on Ryan Colclough and Matt Tootle both being available to face Walsall. Highly-rated teenage forward Colclough missed the draw with Peterborough due to a combination of a chest infection and a bruised hip. Davis revealed the 18-year-old, who scored both goals in the Alex's only win to date in the league against Tranmere, is over the former ailment and does not expect his hip to trouble him too much. Full-back Tootle incurred what Davis termed an "unusual" injury when he received a dead leg on his hamstring, however he is also likely to feature. Goalkeeper Alan Martin (hip) will miss another week so Steve Phillips should continue between the sticks, while Mathias Pogba (knee) is still in the early stages of his rehabilitation. Walsall boast a virtually fully-fit squad as they travel aiming to end a five-match winless sequence. Reserve goalkeeper Shane Lewis is the only absentee having been unavailable for the last four matches due to an ankle injury, although he is making good progress in his recovery. That means Liam Roberts will continue to provide back-up for number one Richard O'Donnell, who has started all eight of the Saddlers' matches this season. Walsall, who get back to action following 11 days without a game, won their opening three matches of the campaign but have struggled to continue that fine form.

Formation:442Manager: Steve Davis

Crewe

Formation: 4411Manager: Dean Smith

Walsall

  • Stephen Phillips
  • Matt Tootle
  • Mark Ellis
  • Harry Davis
  • Gregor Robertson
  • Bradden Inman
  • Chuks Aneke
  • Abdul Osman
  • Lee Molyneux
  • Ajay Leitch-Smith
  • Vadaine Oliver
  • SUBS
  • Kelvin Mellor
  • Max Clayton
  • Byron Moore
  • Jon Guthrie
  • Oliver Turton
  • Ben Garratt
  • Anthony Grant

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Match Report

Form Guide

    DLWLLD
  • Crewe
  • VS
  • Walsall
  • WWDLL

Last Meetings

  • Crewe
  • 2 - 0
  • Walsall
  • 27/04/2013
  • Walsall
  • 2 - 2
  • Crewe
  • 20/10/2012
  • Walsall
  • 1 - 1
  • Crewe
  • 10/03/2009
  • Crewe
  • 2 - 1
  • Walsall
  • 23/08/2008
  • Walsall
  • 1 - 1
  • Crewe
  • 24/03/2008
  • Crewe
  • 0 - 0
  • Walsall
  • 08/12/2007

Top Scorers

Crewe

  • R Colclough 2
  • A Grant 1
  • A Leitch-Smith 1
  • M Clayton 1
  • V Oliver 1

Walsall

  • C Westcarr 2
  • R Sawyers 1
  • M Lalkovic 1
  • J Baxendale 1

Goals

Crewe

    • Total goals 21
    • Goals per game 7
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 2 (For) 3 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 1 (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Walsall

    • Total goals 19
    • Goals per game 5
  • 1 (For) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 71-80 mins

possession


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