Ryan Wintle: Crewe midfielder signs 18-month contract

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Crewe have won only five league matches so far this season

Crewe Alexandra midfielder Ryan Wintle has signed an 18-month contract, with the option of a further year.

The 18-year-old, who has made three appearances for the Alex, is currently out of action with a foot injury,

Wintle, who signed from non-league neighbours Alsager Town in January 2015 on an 18-month deal, made his debut against Bradford City in November, but is yet to make his first start.

Crewe are bottom of League One, eight points from safety.