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


Paul Sweeney
Paul Sweeney

Cod Head of the Week: Paul Sweeney

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 04/09/2006

The latest Cod Head of the Week is Paul Sweeney who has recently moved to Australia, where he works as a soccer coach.

Home > Features > Cod Heads > Paul Sweeney


We regularly need new Cod Heads, so would appreciate contributions from lifelong supporters of the Mariners. This week's Cod Head is Paul Sweeney.

Paul Sweeney

Fishy:
Tell us a bit about yourself.

Paul:
I moved to Melbourne Australia in February 2006, I am 42 years old and work as a soccer coach here.

Fishy:
When did you first start supporting the Mariners, and what was your first game?

Paul:
The 3 - 0 win over Exeter City in the 71/72 season, Matt Tees 2, and Mike Hickman scored.

Fishy:
Who is the best player you ever saw wearing a Grimsby Town shirt?

Paul:
Joe Waters

Fishy:
If there is one game you were allowed to go back in time and watch what would it be and why?

Paul:
The win at Liverpool in the cup, the wonder strike by Phil Jevons will live with me forever and the atmosphere.

Fishy:
What are your favourite and least favourite away grounds?

Paul:
Favourite is Newcastle United, best atmosphere anywhere in the UK.
Least favourite is Halifax United, a dump with no fans.

Fishy:
What, in your opinion, are GTFC's best and worst seasons since you have been supporting them?

Paul:
Best season has to be the two Wembley appearances
The worst for me was the Mike Lyons era.

Fishy:
What is the most eventful day you have ever had in the course of following the Mariners?

Paul:
Went down to Millwall in the 80's, and we got to within half hour of the ground and the game got called off, so we all grabbed a newspaper to see who was playing in London, we ended up at Orient FC. V Charlton.

Fishy:
What is the strangest thing you have ever done at a game?

Paul:
Attempted to start a Mexican wave

Fishy:
What is the worst game you've ever been to?

Paul:
Defeat away to Scunthorpe in 2004-2005, the players just lost their heads that day and cost us the game.

Fishy:
What's the most amusing chant you've heard at a game?

Paul:
Liverpool away 79/80 season FA cup 3rd round, the Kop started giving their players fishy surnames i.e. Kenny Dogfish, [ dalgish ] Phillip Eel, [ neal ] Jimmy Plaice [ case ] you cannot beat scouse humour.

Fishy:
Who is the greatest ever GTFC manager?

Paul:
Alan Buckley

Fishy:
How many games a season do you get to now, and what do you do while Town are playing games that you can't get to?

Paul:
With me living down under, I tune into radio sports shows in the UK via the Internet. Usually at 0300am.

Fishy:
Name your all-time starting eleven since you have been watching Town?

Paul:
Nigel Batch, John McDermott, Bob Cummings, Paul Futcher, Andy Todd. Jack Lewis, Joe Waters, John Cockerill, Dave Boylen. Clive Mendonca, Kevin Drinkell.

Paul Sweeney

If you would like to be a Cod Head please send an e-mail at once to Rob Sedgwick.

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 Osborne58brigg_mariner27/07 17:35
Chris Clements?8Old Cleeful27/07 17:32
Belgian Left back on Trial26Cloudy27/07 17:28
Omar Bogle12Hagrid27/07 17:16
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...28,463Biccys27/07 16:55
Word Association Game41,516topuphere66627/07 16:54
New Fishy Pontoon Buster Game59Les Brechin27/07 16:49
Club bar Clee Chronicle from interviewing Slade35Chrisblor27/07 16:37
Jamey Osborne27Mariner197227/07 16:08
Disley Testimonial5AussieMariner27/07 14:55

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