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21 February 2014

Ten Crewe facts



1: FOUNDED:1877

2: NAMED AFTER:They they were named after Princess Alexandra.

3: HOME GROUND:The Alexandra Stadium (Gresty Road)

4: CAPACITY:10,066 (all seated)

5: MANAGER:Steve Davis

6: ONE TO WATCH:Uche Ikpeazu

7: FAMOUS NAME:There have been several payers who have gone on to play for England, but perhaps the name most associated with Crewe Alex is former boss Dario Gradi. 

8: LAST MATCH PLAYED:Crewe Alex 1 Brentford 3 

9: FORM (LAST 6):Won 2 – Drawn 1 – Lost 3 

10: *DID YOU KNOW?:Crewe Alexandra had to seek re-election to the Football League on a total 13 occasions before automatic promotion and relegation was introduced in 1986-87. The Railwaymen were successful on all but one occasion, 1895-96.


Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*

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