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


 

Player Database: Martin Paterson

By: The Happy Mariner
Date: 01/07/2009

Home > Features > Player Database >  Martin Paterson


Martin Paterson2007/0815 (0)6 goals

Martin Paterson

Unknown teenage prodigy who was signed on loan from Stoke City during the 2006/2007 season. He was brought to the club by Alan Buckley, and as well as Anthony Pulis and Peter Till and he became the first new signing in Buckley's third era in charge.

Paterson scored on his debut for Grimsby, and went on to hit a fair few goals in a 2 month stay at Blundell Park. Paterson was hailed a minor hero, and when the season came to an end, Buckley stepped up his chase too re-sign Paterson on a permanent deal. Funnily enough he did choose to leave Stoke......and joined local rivals Scunthorpe United....before moving on to Burnley the following season.

Paterson will start the 2009/2010 season as a Premiership footballer for Burnley. Interviewed after the play off final victory over Sheffield United, Paterson said "Two years ago I was living in a B&B playing for Grimsby Town, now I'm playing in the Premiership for Burnley"

Write a Profile of your own!

Next Player: Chris Llewellyn

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
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...28,441Biccys26/07 04:56
Word Association Game41,494topuphere66626/07 04:53
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot26/07 04:18
Security checks55ivanosandwich26/07 01:41
Jack Keeble18Oly198726/07 00:58
Twat of the Week39GrimRob26/07 00:45
Slade on iFollow2HotToddy26/07 00:16
GY v Blackburn rovers match thread39TheGoalKipper25/07 23:42
Chesterfield Tickets31GtfcGarner25/07 23:20
Aalst visit10Les Brechin25/07 22:37

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