The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS



Player Minutes

PlayerMinutes
James McKeown3,765
Danny Collins3,168
Zak Mills2,953
Luke Summerfield2,256
Ben Davies2,074
Tom Bolarinwa1,857
James Berrett1,534
Scott Vernon1,463
Sam Jones1,402
Jamey Osborne1,354
Andrew Boyce1,348

Full Stats
Latest Scores




Question of the Week

Is the squad strong enough to challenge for promotion?

Strong yes
Weak yes
Neutral
Weak no
Strong no


Sweeney: Opener
Sweeney: Opener

Town Upset Form Book

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 06/10/2009 (Last updated: 13/12/2009)

GRIMSBY progressed to the Area Quarter Finals of the Johnstone Paint Trophy with a 2-0 win at Hartlepool tonight. In a result which even the most ardent of Town fans could not have anticipated, two early goals from Town saw them over the line, although the performance was marred by another red card late on.

Mike Newell as promised made several changes, not least was a return to 4-4-2. Linwood's injury saw Bennett return to the back four. Boshell, Forbes and Fuller came into the problem area of midfield, and Nathan Jarman made his first appearance of the campaign up front alongside Adam Proudlock.

Town took the lead after just six minutes when Peter Sweeney curled a 35-yard free-kick around the wall and into the top corner.

Then ten minutes before half time Grimsby gave themselves a bit of breathing space. Adam Proudlock was picked out by Danny Boshell and dinked the ball over the advancing Flinders.

Hartlepool piled forward in the second half but the closest they can was when substitute Adam Boyd had a long distance shot tipped onto the crossbar by Colgan.

Danny was sent off with nine minutes to go for a second bookable offence, having earlier been booked for taking a free kick too quickly.

A full report will be appearing later.

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
Omar Bogle6Hagrid27/07 15:38
Karleigh Osborne56brigg_mariner27/07 15:35
Club bar Clee Chronicle from interviewing Slade31Chrisblor27/07 15:25
Belgian Left back on Trial21Cloudy27/07 15:23
Word Association Game41,515topuphere66627/07 15:14
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...28,462Biccys27/07 15:13
Chris Clements?3Old Cleeful27/07 15:08
Disley Testimonial5AussieMariner27/07 14:55
Chesterfield on the train 11dapperz fun pub27/07 13:59
Jamey Osborne25Mariner197227/07 13:50

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