Date: 5th July 2008 at 5:48pm
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An updated round up of all the transfer talk involving Crewe Alexandra this summer.

INBOUND:

Steve MorisonStevenage – Linked with a move since January and handed in transfer request. No deal. Bid rejected. Morison signs new contract at Stevenage.

Greg FlemingGretna – Confirmed to have had talks with Crewe and talk suggests he could sign soon. Oldham and Dundee both reported to be interested too.Contract offer rejected. Signed for Oldham Athletic.

Albert AdomahBarnet – Said to have been watched a long with Barnet’s Onome Sodje. Adomah handed in transfer request in May.

Martyn WoolfordYork – Local papers in York suggest Dario Gradi has been watching the York winger in recent weeks.

Sam MullarkeyGrantham – Local papers in Grantham believe Crewe will attempt to snatch Mullarkey, a target for Lincoln City.

Patrick KavanaghBray Wanderers – Linked with move to Gresty Road. Link

Rhys EvansUnattatched – Former Millwall stopper reportedly number one goalkeeper target for Holland after recent rejections. Link

Tom CraddockMiddlesbrough – Boro’s Craddock could be the mystery striker who ‘wants’ to join the Alex. Unlikely.

Jamie GuyColchester – Young striker is another name being touted as the new striker.Unlikely.

Chris O’GradyRotherham – Yet another new name for the striker’s role. Also interesting Oldham, who could be on the verge of signing him. No deal. Signed for Oldham Athletic.

Calvin ZolaTranmere – Said to have had talks and agreed to sign for over £100k. Will sign within two weeks, according to Dario Gradi.Signed for £200k

Steve MildenhallYeovil – Thought to be the experienced goalkeeper who had talks with the club last week. Rejected Crewe’s offer to sign for Southend.

Ben HinchliffeUnattatched – 19 year old former Derby goalkeeper said to be in talks with Crewe.

Shaun CooperBournemouth – Out of contract Cooper is said to be a target for Steve Holland.Rejected Crewe’s offer and remains at Bournemouth.

Robert SnodgrassLivingston – Snodgrass is STILL deciding.

Anthony EldingLeeds United – Bid accepted by Leeds and Elding is in talks. Elding said talks ‘didn’t go that well’. Rejected contract and remains at Leeds.

Steve CollisUnattached – Has had talks and the club expect an answer within a few days.Signed.

Eddie JohnsonUnattached – Could return to the club for a third time with a trial at the club in his sights. Trial confirmed.

OUTBOUND:

Nicky MaynardMiddlesbrough, Blackburn, Bolton, Sunderland, Ipswich, Fulham, Bristol City – Ipswich and Bristol City both reported had bids of around £1.5million rejected by Crewe.

Owain fon WilliamsDerby County, Blackburn, Sunderland, Bolton, Swansea – The young keeper, who is out of contract this summer, is attracting a lot of interest. Derby are said to be front runners.

Ben WilliamsBury, Lincoln City – Ben signs for Carlisle.Contract rejected. Signed for Carlisle.

Gary Roberts Derby, Norwich, Coventry, Leicester, Watford, Blackpool, Doncaster, Caridff and Crystal Palace – All tracking Roberts and could be preparing a summer move for the 21 year old. Roberts placed on transfer list 10/06/08 after rejecting contract extension. Said to be in talks with Cardiff City

Danny Woodards – Crystal Palace, Walsall and Stoke – Woodards placed on transfer list 10/06/08 after rejecting contract extension. Could move to one of three clubs for around £100,000.

Ryan Lowe – Chester City – Lowe linked with move back to Chester. Signed for Chester.







 

One Reply to “Vital Crewe Gossip Column Eight”

  • Looks like you are holding out for top cash for Maynard. Its a good poll to have at the moment.

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