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SUFC Crewe v Blades - They Have Met Before

SUFC Crewe v Blades - They Have Met Before

Vital Sheffield United looks back at the previous meetings between Crewe Alexandra and Sheffield United.

The two clubs have met on ten previous occasions at Crewe with United having by far the better record with 6 wins, Crewe have won 3 and there has been 1 draw.

The first ever meeting came almost 120 years ago when United won 4-0 in a Second Division clash in the 1892/93 season.

It was then 89 years before they met again when United once again won, 3-2 in a Fourth Division clash. The win maintained their lead at the top of the Fourth Division with just three games remaining whilst Crewe were firmly rooted to the foot of the table.

It was almost 16 years to the day when they next met, this time Crewe winning 2-1.

Since then, there paths have crossed more frequently with United winning on their last three visits.

Full history
1892/93 Crewe 0-4 Sheffield United
1981/82 Crewe 2-3 Sheffield United
1997/98 Crewe 2-1 Sheffield United
1998/99 Crewe 1-2 Sheffield United
1999/00 Crewe 1-0 Sheffield United
2000/01 Crewe 1-0 Sheffield United
2001/02 Crewe 2-2 Sheffield United
2003/04 Crewe 0-1 Sheffield United
2004/05 Crewe 2-3 Sheffield United
2005/06 Crewe 1-3 Sheffield United


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Writer:S2
Date:Monday April 22 2013
Time: 12:00PM

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