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Match Preview: Crewe Alexandra

3 September 2018

Match Previews

Match Preview: Crewe Alexandra

3 September 2018

The Match

Checkatrade Trophy

Tranmere Rovers vs. Crewe Alexandra

Tuesday 4th September 2018

7:45pm at PrentonPark

Team News

Zoumana  Bakayogo returned to action on Saturday at Northampton as he came on as a substitute for the last 20 minutes at Sixfields. Adam Buxton was not part of the match day squad on Saturday but he did travel with the squad as part of his return to fitness.

Ritchie Sutton and Evan Gumbs are still long term absentees for Rovers with leg and knee injuries respectively.

Eddie Nolan and Paul Green are both on the injury list for The Railwaymen.

Head to Head

The first ever meeting between the two sides came in 1921 with Rovers winning that game 4-1. The most recent meeting was in 2014 with Tranmere again winning, courtesy of a Matthew Pennington goal.

Games won: 58

Drawn: 33

Lost: 43

Match Officials

Referee - Michael Salisbury

Assistant Referee 1 - Matthew Jones

Assistant Referee 2 - Paul Graham

Fourth Official - Ben Toner


Tickets are available here. It is reduced admission with adults, seniors, young persons and disabled only £5 and juniors just £1

Match Coverage

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