03/04: Preview: Crewe Alexandra
by Matt Rowson and Ian Grant
How did they do?
Bounced back at the first attempt. Hurrah.
How will they do?
You'd be a fool to write off Dario Gradi but they've lost some key faces in Hulse, Walton and Jack. Will probably go down again, sadly.
Crewe as a shade of Crown Paint
Ah. Just the thing. When it seemed that everything was a little bit, well, not right -
returning to the First Division to find it without Portsmouth and Wolves is rather like
coming home to find that someone's thrown out your favourite slippers and eaten all the yoghurts in
your fridge - along come Crewe, to restore a bit of sanity. Bless 'em.