But he told The Sentinel: "I am really happy to sign at Crewe because I have been here since I was six and I know that if I am good enough then I will be able to play in the first team.
"The goal was always to play in the first team and now I have got that chance.
"I scored a few goals so there was a bit of interest, but I wanted to stay here.
"I have been here all my life and I know everyone here."
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