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Cheltenham: Preview & Ways To Follow The Game

8 December 2017

Match Previews

Cheltenham: Preview & Ways To Follow The Game

8 December 2017

Unable to make it to Cheltenham this weekend? The Alex have you covered…


Cheltenham Town vs Crewe Alexandra

Sky Bet League Two

Whaddon Road

Saturday 9 December, 2017

Kick-Off 3:00pm


Crewe travel to Cheltenham looking to build back-to-back unbeaten away games in all competitions.

The 1-0 victory at Morecambe & 3-3 draw in the FA Cup at Blackburn represented a huge turnaround in form on the road, & boss Dave Artell will be hoping that it continues in Gloucestershire this weekend.

The Robins proved a tough nut to crack last season, with Crewe failing to win any of the four meetings. Cheltenham won the league game 2-0 at Whaddon Road, before a 0-0 stalemate in the reverse fixture at Gresty Road.

In between came an FA Cup First Round tie & subsequent replay, with the Robins winning 4-1 after the initial tie was drawn 1-1. 

Artell says his squad are in confident mood following the fight-back at Ewood Park last weekend, & he's confident of a positive result in a vital game.

The best way to take in the game is obviously in person at the stadium (tickets available at Cheltenham, click here for more info) but if you can't make it, then take in the information below for different ways to follow the action! 


UK Subscribers to iFollow will be able to listen to live commentary from the game on IFOLLOW THE ALEX.

Overseas-based fans will be able to watch the game LIVE on IFOLLOW THE ALEX – for a £5 (or eqv) one-match-only pass.

UK can subscribe to iFollow The Alex HERE for a monthly fee of £4.49

Supporters without a subscription can follow live updates, including instantaneous goal updates, from the game via the Club’s official Twitter account, @crewealexfc.

Be part of the conversation and join in our matchday coverage by tweeting #CreweAlex. We want to hear from you! Whether you are at the game or not, tweet us your pictures of you supporting the Alex and we will retweet some of our favourites!

Live updates are also available via the club's official Facebook page, CREWE ALEXANDRA FOOTBALL CLUB and official website, WWW.CREWEALEX.NET courtesy of our brand new MATCH CENTRE.

Meanwhile, team news will be posted across all of the club’s social media platforms roughly an hour before kick-off.

Elsewhere, a match report will be available on WWW.CREWEALEX.NET, after the game.

Manager and player post-match interviews will feature on IFOLLOW THE ALEX after the game, with extended match highlights and a full match replay also available to watch back from midday the day following the game.

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