|Uzbekistan v Georgia|
|National League South|
|Hungerford v Whitehawk|
|GD Chaves v CD Nacional|
|Spanish Copa del Rey|
|Alaves v Alcorcon|
|Swansea City U21 v Coventry|
|Belgian Pro League|
|KRC Genk v Kortrijk|
|Oostende v Charleroi|
|Zulte-Waregem v Mouscron Peruwelz|
|Brighton v Cardiff|
|Gillingham v AFC Wimbledon|
|Oldham v Peterborough|
|Sheffield Utd v Fleetwood Town|
|Barrow v Lincoln City|
|Eastleigh v Macclesfield|
|Luton v Yeovil|
Question of the Week
How much would you accept for Omar Bogle?
The Ray Lucas Column: Good Start Grovesie
By: Ray Lucas
IT'S BEEN two games since Paul Groves slipped quietly into the Grimsby Town hot-seat. And what a two games they have been! Saturday's fixture against Portsmouth meant a lot to me, as it was my first chance to catch the Mariners in action at home this season.
What we got was a fantastic display. Phil Jevons showed on Saturday just how good he can be. The cold day was also warmed up by a goal and good performance from youngster Simon Ford.
Although the old frailties may still be there, Paul seems to have got the Mariners molded into a better unit. The rumours are rife that Gary Croft may be returning in a bid to get his faltering career back on track. All this speculation means despite our precarious position, things could finally be looking up. Groves held the backline together on Saturday, and even Tony Gallimore has improved.
But most significantly for me was Danny Coyne putting in his best display since Town beat Liverpool at Anfield. Despite my criticisms of Mr Groves in my last column, at least he's given the youngsters a fair shake. Ben Chapman looks like a class act.
I feared the worst when Town fell behind to Peter Crouch's daisycutter, but we battled back well. I couldn't have asked for a better start under the new boss! Keep Fordy in the team and who knows what might happen.
There is little to say about Town's lifeless draw at Oakwell yesterday except that Town looked solid.
Maybe I was too harsh. Good work Grovesie
If you have a rant or two and you would also like the opportunity to air your views and opinions, Click here to submit them!
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!
|Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...||25,259||Biccys||23/01 12:21|
|Word Association Game||37,720||topuphere666||23/01 12:21|
|Scum with fish hooks!||38||Mandy Dunnit vs Hettie||23/01 12:20|
|Leyton Orient & Portsmouth Away||9||immariner||23/01 12:07|
|Stevenage Tickets||107||Posh Harry||23/01 12:06|
|full back pairings||5||TheRonRaffertyFanClub||23/01 11:40|
|Mariners Player||30||BeijingMariner||23/01 11:39|
News | Features | Submit Article | |