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Crewe v Southend LIVE!



Full photo album from the game here

15:10     IT'S ALL OVER AT WEMBLEY! CREWE ARE THE JOHNSTONE'S PAINT TROPHY CHAMPIONS

Crewe substitution: George Ray on for Chuks Aneke

15:05     (90 minutes) The Crewe faithful belt out 'Blue moon' as the 4th official announces 4 minutes added time
 
Crewe substitution: Ajay Leitch-Smith on for Max Clayton

14:56     (80 minutes) Free kick right on the edge of the Southend penalty area, captain Luke Murphy blasts it into the wall and Southend clear for a Crewe throw

Southend substitution: Freddy Eastwood on for Tamika Mkandawire
 
14:49     (74 minutes) Just 20 minutes remain here at Wembley, it remains Crewe 2-0 Southend following goals from Luke Murphy and Max  Clayton



14:47     (72 minutes) Yet another Southend corner forces a save out of Steve Phillips before Kelvin Mellor takes one to the chest to prevent The Shrimpers from getting back in this
 
Substitutions for Crewe: Ryan Colclough on for Bard Inman 
 
14:37     (62 minutes) Max Clayton almost bags his brace as he fires just over the top corner from the edge of the 18 yard box; Still 2-0
 
14:35     (59 minutes) Barry Corr almost making an instant impact as he heads over the bar from 5 yards, Crewe continuing to press for a third however no clear cut chances following Max Clayton's goal
 
Substitutions for Southend: Ben Reeves on for Bilel Mohsni
                                         Barry Corr on for Chris Barker
 
14:28     (52 minutes) Britt Assombalonga has a goal dissalowed for offside
 
14:26     (49 minutes) Almost an instant reply from The Shrimpers as Bilel Mohsni has a header cleared off the line!
 
14:24     (48 minutes) GOAL! Max Clayton makes it 2-0 and The Alex are cruising! A simple finish for the forward following a cross from Byron Moore who put it across goal for Clayton to finish
 
14:20     Second half is underway...
 
14:04     HALF TIME: Crewe 1-0 Southend
 
14:02     (44 minutes) Plenty of fans leaving their seats early as we move into 2 minutes stoppage time, Crewe just resting on their lead however maintain a threat on the counter attack



13:53     (36 minutes) The Shrimpers' pressure continues to tell as yet another effort is put over the bar from Tamika Mkandawire
 
13:47     (29 minutes) Southend have a penalty shout turned down following a challenge from Mark Ellis, still Crewe 1-0 Southend following Luke Murphy's early strike


 
13:45     (27 minutes) Southend winger Anthony Straker heads a free header wide of the mark; Easily Southend's best effort of the game
 
13:39     (21 minutes) Brad Inman fires a shot wide; Still Crewe 1-0 Southend
 
13:37     (19 minutes) A third corner follows but this time it's headed over the bar for a goal kick
 
13:36     (18 minutes) Southend get 2 consecutive corners as they begin to work their way back into the cup tie
 
13:30     Yet another corner for Crewe as they look to double their lead, Luke Murphy continues to orchestrate okay

13:23     GOAL! Just 5 minutes on the clock and captain Luke Murphy has curled it into the top corner of the net after a well worked corner

13:21     3 minutes gone, Crewe maintaining early pressure forcing the first corner of the game



13:02     Just 13 minutes to kick off!