Vital Football

Latest Crawley Town News

Crawley Held By Eastleigh

Crawley Held By Eastleigh

Manager John Gregory saw Eastleigh provide the squad with a fantastic test earlier today at the Silverlakes Stadium.

Crawley started brightly and got themselves into a three one lead in the first half, thanks to two starting debut goals from Gavin Tomlin and a third from Lewis Young, but Eastleigh gave it their all in the second period and managed to find another two themselves before full time, seeing the game end in an entertaining three all draw.

Crawley did have enough opportunities to increase the goal tally and take the win, but it wasn't to be.

The gaffer made two changes to the side that drew with Brighton in our last match, with Jimmy Smith partnering Josh Simpson in the middle of midfield, and Tomlin was given his first start up front alongside Izale McLeod.

Brian Jensen was given a rest between the sticks and loanee keeper Raphael Spiegel was brought in.

Injuries ruled out Matt Harrold, Bradley Isaacs and Ryan Dickson, and the only trialist on show was defender Craig Robson.

For a full match report please click here.

Crawley:

Spiegel, Oyebanjo, Leacock (Robson 65), Walsh (Essam 75), Bradley (Richefond 71), Young (Bawling 62), Simpson, Smith (Henderson 62), Edwards (O`Connor 52), McLeod, Tomlin.

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Gregory's Revolution
Date:Saturday July 26 2014
Time: 8:47PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Crawley Town Articles

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

30 Minute Halves - No Rebounds On Penalties?

The International Football Association Board are investigating a variety of rule book changes when it comes to the future of football.

Archived Vital Crawley Articles

Vital Crawley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Crawley
Write For Vital Crawley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Crawley v Morecambe
Suggested By:
Crawley win24%
Morecambe win46%
Draw30%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Crawley Town Results (view all)

Crawley Town Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment