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Crewe's players training at Liverpool

Crewe Alex are today training at Premier League Liverpool's training ground at Melwood.

It has been organised through Reds U23 manager Neil Critchley, a former Crewe playerl and joint-academy manager, and will see the players mixed for practice drills as well as games.

Crewe boss Dave Artell says he is keen to strengthen links with the Merseysiders following a successful relationship the two clubs previously had.

It also gives him a chance to run the rule over Liverpool’s under-23 squad with a view to a loan swoop.

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