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Former Crewe Alexandra midfielder Danny Shelley has signed permanent terms with Evo-Stik Division One South Leek Town.
The 22-year-old was released by Crewe in June 2012 having made 73 first-team appearances for The Railwaymen, scoring eight goals.
Port Vale have drawn away at Sheffield United in the second round of the FA Cup.
The Blades knocked Bristol Rovers out to make it this far, while Vale enjoyed a 3-2 victory against Forest Green Rovers to progress.
Crewe Alexandra will take on Bolton Wanderers in their stand-out pre-season fixture.
Steve Davis’ men will be preparing for life in League One following their play-off victory, but will be without Nick Powell after he departed for Manchester United.
Crewe Alexandra will start life in League One with a home tie against Notts County on August 18.
A trip to Scunthorpe awaits them three days later, with an away day at Brentford following on August 25.
Nick Powell has thanked Crewe Alexandra after sealing a big money move to Manchester United.
The 18-year-old striker left for Old Trafford after coming through the ranks at the Alex.
Crewe Alexandra youngster Nick Powell is in line for a dream move to Manchester United.
Reports in the north-west suggest Sir Alex Ferguson’s men will sign the 18-year-old after his side’s Wembley appearance in the League Two play-off final.
It was a tale of missed opportunities at Gresty Road where Crewe Alexandra were held to a draw by promotion chasing Shrewsbury Town in League Two.
Crewe started the game brightly with Greg Pearson just missing a chance to give the Railwaymen a dream start.
Crewe Alexandra’s play-off push in League 2 continued with a 2-0 win over Accrington Stanley at Gresty Road.
The Alex claimed the win with two late goals as they made their dominance count with strikes from teenager Max Clayton and Luke Murphy.
Stoke City have sold Ben Marshall to Leicester and loaned Danny Higginbotham to Nottingham Forest on a quiet deadline day for Staffordshire clubs.
Winger Marshall, 20, has joined Leicester City for an undisclosed fee.
Stoke City midfielder Matthew Lund has moved to Bristol Rovers on loan as transfer deadline day hots up.
The 21-year-old former Crewe Alex academy player has made the month-long switch and trained with his new team-mates this morning.