The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS

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


 

Trelleborg Friendly Team News

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 23/07/2001

GRIMSBY TOWN await to see if Steve Livingstone and Leicester City's on trial winger Kevin Ellison are fit enough to take part in tonight's friendly with Trelleborg. The pair both missed out on Saturday with thigh injuries, but are expected to play some part in the friendly encounter (7pm).

Lennie Lawrence's second Norwegian target Stian Thomassen definitely will feature in the Town starting line-up, in an attempt to impress the Mariners sufficiently to offer the 24-year-old defender a contract back in England with Grimsby.

Otherwise Lawrence has promised changes for tonight's game, saying: "Those who didn't start on Saturday will start against Trelleborg".

The Grimsby manager has admitted publicly to having at least two Norwegian players (Thomassen and Arne Vidar Moen) in mind as a replacement for Peter Handyside, and rumours of other possible Scandinavian targets have been doing the rounds.

Town desperately need cover before the start of the season proper for the only two (fit) recognised centre backs in the squad at present, in the shape of club captain Paul Groves and ex-Baggie Paul Raven, with only striker Steve Livingstone as existing cover with any experience.

Town (from) Steve Croudson, Danny Butterfield, Tony Gallimore, Stian Thomassen, Steve Livingstone, Wayne Burnett, Stacy Coldicott, Alan Pouton, Kevin Ellison, Michael Jeffrey, Jonathan Rowan, Danny Coyne , John McDermott, David Smith, Stuart Campbell, Paul Groves, Paul Raven, Menno Willems, Bradley Allen, Phil Jevons.



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
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...27,365Biccys23/05 09:49
Blackburn6OllieGTFC23/05 09:47
Word Association Game40,176topuphere66623/05 09:37
What will you be doing over the summer ?33promotion plaice23/05 09:35
Name the street you grew up on24cmackenzie423/05 09:29
Mitch Rose107Mikey_34523/05 09:08
Ariana Grande concert3Skrill23/05 08:16
1495499546<>Ariana Grande concert1GrimRob23/05 05:08
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot23/05 04:21
Today's football day at BP - anyone got a report?21LondonMariner4322/05 23:13

News  | Features  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2017 TheFishy.co.uk