Barry Bennell: Crewe 'sacked coach after clash with parents'
Convicted child abuser Barry Bennell was sacked as Crewe Alexandra's youth coach days after parents confronted him about his behaviour, the Victoria Derbyshire programme has been told.
One of Bennell's former players and his mother said rumours about the coach were widespread at the time he suddenly left the club.
It is understood Bennell took his family to the United States.
Crewe Alexandra has denied it was aware of Bennell's abuse.
When approached by the BBC, the club declined to comment on whether Bennell was sacked. It has previously said he left in January 1992 for football-related... read more
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