The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS



Upcoming Fixtures

Sat 25/03
Irish Premier Division
Drogheda v Bohemians Dublin
MLS
New England v Minnesota United FC
Irish Premier Division
Bray v Limerick FC
International Tournament
Belgium v Greece
Bulgaria v Netherlands
Luxembourg v France
Portugal v Hungary
Irish Premier Division
Finn Harps v Sligo Rovers
MLS
NY Red Bulls v Real Salt Lake
Columbus v Portland
 
Sun 26/03
International Friendlies
Kenya v Congo
League One
Scunthorpe v Bradford
League Two
Doncaster v Plymouth
International Tournament
Armenia v Kazakhstan
Azerbaijan v Germany

Full Fixture List



Question of the Week

Do you support Cleethorpes Town?

Actively
Vaguely
Indifferent
I dislike them!
Who?


 

Town Sign Pringle in a Double Deal

By: Bill Osborne
Date: 21/02/2002

GRIMSBY TOWN in a surprise announcement today stated that Martin Pringle will be joining up with Grimsby Town later this afternoon, after already announcing the signing of Andy Todd. Both players are from Charlton Athletic.

Mariners Net stated that Barring any last minute hitches the Swedish striker will become Groves second Premier acquisition from Charlton later today

Referring to the fact that fans have been left guessing for a week, the club statement said: Officials at the club have known about the loan signings for over a week, but have remained tight-lipped, to protect the interests of the club. Manager Paul Groves has already been on record saying that when other clubs are alerted to players that he is targetting, this can undo all of his work.

Clearly to speculate on or reveal names early - as has happened elsewhere -does nothing to help Town in their fight to maintain First Division status. The possibility of other clubs then diving in and 'gazumping' Groves is a real danger. All true Town fans will be doing their utmost to back the Mariners in every way they can, and this sometimes means backing the manager by keeping quiet!

Note: The Fishy were told last night by a reliable source that Martin Pringle was the man. We decided not to publish but place an embargo on it until the club announcement. We were unaware of Andy Todd being involved and we assumed that our information was incorrect until the Pringle signing was announced..



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
Match thread ??4Civvy at last25/03 17:20
Match thread ??32Civvy at last25/03 17:14
Word Association Game38,942topuphere66625/03 17:02
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...26,324Biccys25/03 16:59
Todays team7Rob_in_Grimsby25/03 16:31
England fans chants and songs etc43Grantham_Mariner25/03 16:11
Accrington (A) Predictions19promotion plaice25/03 16:01
Danny Newton15Sigone25/03 15:44
Internet Mariners fundraising1biggles999925/03 15:25
William Cropper4GrimRob25/03 15:25

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