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Crewe Alexandra 0-0 Yeovil Town

Relegation-threatened Crewe lacked quality in the final third as they had to settle for a goalless draw with Yeovil.

The stalemate at Gresty Road was only Alex's third draw of the campaign, but came when they least needed it as games involving rivals Chesterfield and Forest Green were rained off, leaving them three points off the bottom two.

The Railwaymen called the shots but found Artur Krysiak in fine form before the Yeovil goalkeeper limped off after the break.

Krysiak gloved Harry Pickering's deflected 20-yard drive around the post and kept out a fierce shot from Zoumana Bakayogo.

Crewe had credible penalty appeals waved away by referee Robert Lewis in the first half after Nathan Smith appeared to handle Paul Green's cross, while from the resulting corner Krysiak stood firm by tipping Pickering's effort over.

Ryan Seager wasted Yeovil's best chance when he drove wide.

After the restart Pickering curled a free-kick onto the bar and Shaun Miller drove an effort way over as Crewe sought the breakthrough in vain.

Match report supplied by the Press Association.

Line-ups

Crewe

  • 1Garratt
  • 2Ng
  • 3Bakayogo
  • 20KirkSubstituted forMcKirdyat 63'minutes
  • 12Nolan
  • 42Sterry
  • 10Bowery
  • 30Green
  • 14Ainley
  • 32Miller
  • 18Pickering

Substitutes

  • 4Walker
  • 5Raynes
  • 13Richards
  • 16Lowery
  • 24Reilly
  • 39McKirdy
  • 40Barlaser

Yeovil

  • 1KrysiakSubstituted forMaddisonat 51'minutes
  • 22WhelanBooked at 21mins
  • 17Sowunmi
  • 3SmithSubstituted forDicksonat 45'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 23James
  • 6Wing
  • 9Browne
  • 10Gray
  • 15Green
  • 21SeagerSubstituted forSurridgeat 68'minutes
  • 13Zoko

Substitutes

  • 4Bird
  • 11Dickson
  • 12Maddison
  • 14Surridge
  • 18Fisher
  • 20Gobern
  • 30Santos
Referee:
Robert Lewis
Attendance:
3,498

Match Stats

Home TeamCreweAway TeamYeovil
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home12
Away8
Shots on Target
Home5
Away0
Corners
Home8
Away4
Fouls
Home5
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Crewe Alexandra 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Crewe Alexandra 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Foul by Harry McKirdy (Crewe Alexandra).

Tom James (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Harry McKirdy (Crewe Alexandra) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Ryan Dickson (Yeovil Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Callum Ainley (Crewe Alexandra) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ryan Dickson (Yeovil Town).

Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Ben Garratt.

Hand ball by Harry McKirdy (Crewe Alexandra).

Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Eddie Nolan.

Attempt missed. Paul Green (Crewe Alexandra) header from very close range is too high.

Corner, Crewe Alexandra. Conceded by Omar Sowunmi.

Attempt missed. Harry McKirdy (Crewe Alexandra) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Lewis Wing (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Callum Ainley (Crewe Alexandra) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Francois Zoko (Yeovil Town).

Attempt missed. Lewis Wing (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Yeovil Town. Sam Surridge replaces Ryan Seager.

Attempt saved. Callum Ainley (Crewe Alexandra) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Crewe Alexandra. Harry McKirdy replaces Charlie Kirk.

Attempt missed. Francois Zoko (Yeovil Town) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left misses to the right.

Paul Green (Crewe Alexandra) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jake Gray (Yeovil Town).

Attempt missed. Shaun Miller (Crewe Alexandra) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Ryan Seager (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Omar Sowunmi (Yeovil Town) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Yeovil Town. Jonny Maddison replaces Artur Krysiak because of an injury.

Foul by Jordan Bowery (Crewe Alexandra).

Ryan Dickson (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Harry Pickering (Crewe Alexandra) hits the bar with a left footed shot from outside the box from a direct free kick.

Shaun Miller (Crewe Alexandra) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jake Gray (Yeovil Town).

Foul by Harry Pickering (Crewe Alexandra).

Lewis Wing (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Second Half

Second Half begins Crewe Alexandra 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Yeovil Town. Ryan Dickson replaces Nathan Smith.

Half Time

First Half ends, Crewe Alexandra 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Corner, Crewe Alexandra. Conceded by Tom James.

Shaun Miller (Crewe Alexandra) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

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2Accrington31184955371858
3Wycombe31168760441656
4Notts County31159752341854
5Swindon32173124944554
6Mansfield311411646341253
7Exeter30164104135652
8Lincoln City311311743301350
9Coventry311551135251050
10Crawley32146123736148
11Colchester32121194338547
12Newport31121094138346
13Carlisle31119114342142
14Cheltenham32109134647-139
15Stevenage32109134145-439
16Cambridge31109122841-1339
17Grimsby3399152947-1836
18Yeovil3198144350-735
19Port Vale3297163546-1134
20Morecambe31710142941-1231
21Crewe3193193553-1830
22Forest Green3185183354-2129
23Chesterfield3176183155-2427
24Barnet3167183046-1625
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