The Grimsby Town FC


Player Minutes

Nathan Clarke1,370
James McKeown1,350
Danny Collins1,318
Paul Dixon1,310
James Berrett1,260
Siriki Dembele1,221
Ben Davies1,028
Sam Jones968
Luke Summerfield892
Martyn Woolford859
Mitch Rose855

Full Stats
Latest Scores

Question of the Week

What is more important, result or style of football?

Style of Football


Barnard's Welsh Call-Up

By: Tony Hamilton
Date: 01/09/2003

WALES international manager Mark Hughes hasn't helped Grimsby's selection problems by calling Darren Barnard into the Wales squad for the forthcoming fixtures against Italy on Saturday September 6th in Milan and then for the game against Finland on the following Wednesday in Cardiff.

Both games are qualifying games for the European Championship in Portugal 2004.

On the date of the Italy game Grimsby Town have a home game against Peterborough, and as this piece is going to press nothing has been mentioned either by Grimsby Town or Wales to clarify Barnard’s position in this inevitable tug of war between club and country.

As this is a UEFA-sanctioned game Mark Hughes is within the rules to insist the Grimsby left back travels even if he isn't picked for the Welsh team as a similar thing happened to Danny Coyne a few seasons ago. The Fishy has contacted the Welsh FA for clarification in this matter and we are still waiting for a response from them, so watch this space for the Welsh FA’s response (if we get any).

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
Morecambe (A) Predictions12promotion plaice20/10 08:12
Morcambe Roll Call13Simariner20/10 07:53
New Fishy Buster Game27Les Brechin20/10 07:11
Word Association Game43,027topuphere66620/10 06:57
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...29,618Biccys20/10 06:57
NEW STADIUM2The Dogs Testicles20/10 06:36
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot20/10 04:14
Dembele79TAGG19/10 23:17
Dizza testimonial24LondonMariner4319/10 21:04

News  | Features  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2017