The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS



League Two Form Guide

  PGDPts
1Lincoln City6414
2Colchester6812
3Newport County6-212
4Luton6511
5Wycombe6311
6Exeter6310
7Grimsby6210
8Accrington Stanley6110
9Cambridge Utd639
10Forest Green629
11Carlisle619
12Mansfield608
13Cheltenham6-68
14Crewe617
15Notts County6-27
16Coventry6-47
17Barnet6-36
18Morecambe6-36
19Swindon6-45
20Yeovil6-44
21Chesterfield6-74
22Port Vale6-74
23Crawley Town6-43
24Stevenage6-92

Full Form Table
Prem|Champ|L1|NL|VN|VS
SPL|SC|S1|S2

Latest Results (all divisions)



Question of the Week

Is the squad strong enough to challenge for promotion?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Neutral
Weak no
Strong no


 

Watford Team News

By: Richard Hubbert
Date: 13/03/2003

MARINERS boss Paul Groves has a tough decision to make ahead of Saturday’s game with Watford at Blundell Park having to decide between going to a more attacking 4-4-2, or sticking with the side that earned a 2-2 draw with Forest on Monday night.

Definitely out of this huge game is pacy striker Michael Boulding who had a scan on his ankle on Thursday and is expected to be out for the next few weeks, which is major blow to the Town fans and management. But the major injury worry for the Mariners comes in the shape of Richard Hughes who strained ligaments in his knee in training on Wednesday. He didn't train on Thursday and is rated 50/50 for the clash with the Hornets. Should he fail to make it and Town stick with their 4-5-1 formation then Chris Bolder could well find himself in the starting eleven unless Stacy Coldicott can prove his fitness.

The big decision Paul Groves will have to make is deciding between sticking to that 4-5-1 formation with Darren Mansaram, who has only been in light training this week after taking a knock at the City ground on Monday, up front on his own again or going 4-4-2, sacrificing a midfield player and recalling one of Steve Livingstone, Chris Thompson or David Soames. Groves’ recent attempts to play with one front man at home failed recently in the game to Coventry, but if the Mariners support Mansaram and feed him with quality service, as we sometimes saw on Monday evening, then this tactic could work. Should he stick with 4-5-1 and it fails yet again, then fingers will undoubtedly start wagging at the Mariners boss.

Predicted Team: (4-4-2 formation) Danny Coyne, John McDermott, Tony Gallimore, Georges Santos, Simon Ford, John Oster, Paul Groves or Richard Hughes, Stuart Campbell, Alan Pouton, Darren Mansaram, Steve Livingstone.

Substitutes: Steve Chettle, Darren Barnard, Chris Thompson, Stacy Coldicott, Sean Allaway

Fishy Prediction: 3-1 Town




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
Signings (or lack of ) 8jonnyboy8221/07 15:47
New Fishy Pontoon Buster Game52Les Brechin21/07 15:39
Boston - Saturday22Youngy21/07 15:38
Josh Venney25Cloudy21/07 15:32
Ex-GTFC players thread2,091Tommy21/07 15:15
ifollow20tintowner21/07 14:59
Another Arry8Black_and_White_Bear21/07 14:05
Word Association Game41,408topuphere66621/07 12:30
Town in Devon 126The Grim Reaper21/07 11:23
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...28,376Biccys21/07 11:10

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