The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS

Question of the Week

Is the squad strong enough to challenge for promotion?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Neutral
Weak no
Strong no


 

Nott'm Forest 0 Grimsby Town 0

By: Bill Osborne
Date: 23/02/2002

THE MARINERS came away from Nottingham with a point today with the score at 0-0. A game which Town had plenty of chances to win. But that was true of both sides with some very good chances missed.

According to the commentary both Pringle and Todd were very good although Pringle tired in the second half due to his lack of first team action. In the last 7 minutes he had 3 chances which were blocked. Despite his tiredness he still outran some of the defenders.

Michael Boulding went close but he really does have to start passing the ball around instead of shooting for goal every time. He played extremely well according to the commentary but was criticised for failing to see players in a better position.

Kenny Swain said on Humberside that Todd was what Town needed and just after the start commented "I have only seen him for 16 minutes but he will do for me"

Alan Pouton was also praised for working extremely hard

On the game itself, Swain said "I have not seen Town play this type of passing game for a long time, they are playing very well"

Sky TV reported that Town were taking the game to Forest


Match Stats
League Table



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
Karleigh Osborne21brigg_mariner24/07 00:59
Ahkeem Rose20Willgtfc24/07 00:44
Jack Keeble16Oly198724/07 00:23
Word Association Game41,460topuphere66623/07 23:34
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...28,412Biccys23/07 23:31
Your favourite films20cmackenzie423/07 23:29
Open Day this Sunday18promotion plaice23/07 23:19
England Match5arryarryarry23/07 22:15
Other Clubs Transfer News271promotion plaice23/07 22:13
BBC9cmackenzie423/07 22:06

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