The Grimsby Town FC


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


Relegation Beckons

By: Bill Coxon
Date: 22/10/2001

I recently saw four Town games while over for a holiday and what I saw was very discouraging. First I saw us beat a very lacklustre Coventry side, then we were completely outplayed by Sheffield Utd in the cup only to win on penalties. I still don't know how we got a point from Forest.

Home > Features > Relegation Beckons

It would have been a rout except for Coyne. The performance at Crystal Palace was disgraceful and dare I say that 5-0 was flattering. Let's be totally honest, the club is not Division One standard, either in the fan support or the antiquated ground we play on. Grimsby have the lowest fan support in the First Division.

This squad will do well to survive in Div Two. I feel sorry for Lennie Lawrence, his hands are tied by a board with no money or imagination. It is time for the supporters to acknowledge the inevitable: relegation.

Have you got a point to make or want to get something off your chest? Want space to air your views? The Fishy is your soapbox if you want it to be!

Click Here to post an article

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
Mitch Rose108Mikey_34523/05 09:56
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
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