Crewe under fire after telling Bennell victim he waited too long to report abuse

28 February 2019 01:10
• Crewe accused of ‘desperate and dirty’ attempt to fight claims• Steve Walters tells lawyers to issue high court proceedingsCrewe Alexandra have been accused of a “desperate and dirty tactic” after new revelations about how far they are willing to go to fight claims that they should be liable for Barry Bennell’s crimes against boys from the club’s junior set-up.In the latest development in the Bennell scandal, Crewe’s lawyers have written to one of the victims to say there is “no reasonable explanation or justification” for him having waited until his mid-40s before reporting his former youth-team coach. Related: Revealed: the evidence Crewe supplied on Barry Bennell scandal Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian