The Grimsby Town FC


League Two Form Guide

5Newport County6-212
10Accrington Stanley6110
11Cambridge Utd639
16Notts County6-27
22Leyton Orient6-94
23Crawley Town6-43

Full Form Table

Latest Results (all divisions)

Question of the Week

Will you attend any Checkatrade Trophy games next season?

All of them
All home games
The odd game
Knock out games
Final only
Total boycott


Butterfield Delays Signing Contract Extension!

By: Bill Osborne
Date: 25/05/2001

Unconfirmed reports are that Danny Butterfield may not sign a 12 months extension to his contract, which is the proposal on the table to him at this time. At least two news sites are tipping him to leave the Mariners for a 'bigger' club after scouts watched his performances during the season.

A product of the youth team, 22-year-old Butterfield looks in no hurry to sign after being linked with Sheffield Wednesday and Nottingham Forest who both had scouts out watching him.

Also in the frame are Derby County whose chief scout, John McSeveney has watched Butterfield a few times and it is understood that the Rams are still interested in him.

Presently, Grimsby manager Lennie Lawrence is negotiating with out of contract players and others whose contracts he wishes to extend. It is expected therefore that Butterfield will give an indication of his intentions shortly. If he does not sign an extension he will still have 12 months left on his present contract unless offers are made for him and the club let him go.

It would appear that Lennie Lawrence wants to keep him and the offer of an extension to his current contract seems to indicate that Lawrence believes Butterfield has a long-term future at the club.

What do you think? Should Grimsby keep him? How do you rate Danny Butterfield?

Answers to the Pontoonites Message Board. Here!

Next Story: A look at the GTFC plans for the future The GTFC Investment in Youth

Add To Facebook

This site is by the fans, for the fans, and we will consider articles on any subject relating to the Mariners whether it be related to current news, a nostalgic look back in the past, a story about a player, a game or games in the past, something about Blundell Park or football in general. Click here to submit your article!

Related Stories

Forum Latest
TitlePostsLatest Post
Ariana Grande concert59Skrill28/05 09:32
Taking the Michael29Cloudy28/05 09:29
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...27,454Biccys28/05 09:15
Word Association Game40,290topuphere66628/05 09:14
Flexible train tickets with labour15GrimRob28/05 08:57
My sort of church4sutton mariner28/05 08:26
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot28/05 04:21
Cup Final Day31TheRonRaffertyFanClub27/05 22:30
Other Clubs Transfer News117promotion plaice27/05 22:01
Season Ticket sales.41Helgy27/05 19:40

News  | Features  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2017