Defender James Ballie is the latest youngster to sign a professional deal with Crewe Alexandra.
The eighteen-year-old full-back has agreed a two-year contract with the option of a third.
It follows Perry Ng, Fraser Murdoch, James Jones and George Cooper all recently committing their futures to Gresty Road.
Warrington-born Ballie previously spent time at Manchester United, until linking up and continuing his development with the Railwaymen.
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