Matt Done helped to inflict more misery on Crewe as Rochdale eased to a 3-0 Johnstone's Paint Trophy victory.
Rochdale have signed Blackburn defender Jack O'Connell on loan for a second time, subject to Football League clearance.
Tranmere have opened their chequebook to acquire George Donnelly from Rochdale for an undisclosed fee.
Team news for Tuesday's Johnstone's Paint Trophy clash between Crewe Alexandra and Rochdale at Alexandra Stadium.
Bradford assistant manager Steve Parkin hailed the Bantams' bravery after their 2-0 win against Rochdale at Spotland.
Bradford City moved up to fourth in League One with a 2-0 victory over Rochdale at Spotland.
Rochdale have signed striker Shamir Fenelon on a season-long loan deal from Brighton.
Team news for Saturday's League One clash between Rochdale and Bradford City at Spotland Stadium.