The Fishy - Grimsby Town FC


Question of the Week

When should John Fenty stand down?

Immediately
End of season
When successor found
Job for life!


All present at BP
All present at BP

Town Bungle It Again

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 17/04/2011

GRIMSBY once again threw away a two goal lead in spectacular fashion as the Winless Wonders somehow contrived to draw another game they should have picked up three points from. Two goals from Alan Connell had got Town off to the perfect start and they went into the break 2-0 up against bogey side Bath.

After the break the game looked to be heading for a routine win until Bath suddenly gave themselves hope when a shot by Murray through a congested penalty box beat Croudson. Bath then hit the bar not long afterwards to give Town a massive wake-up call. It was one that Grimsby did not heed. In the 90th minute Bath won a free kick and Clough headed in an equaliser.

Town had a chance to redeem themselves when Connell was upended in injury time. Town's leading scorer took the spot kick himself but the 'keeper guessed the right way and made a good save to deny Connell his hat trick and Town the three points they deserved.

The new managerial duo now have gone six games without a win, and the football team eight games without picking up three points. There are four games left this season, three of which are away from home. Neil Woods the previous manager took 23 games before picking up his first elusive win.

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
Thread TitlePostsLatest Post
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot24/01 03:10
Was it really?4Kris224/01 00:51
Tonight's Results5KingstonMariner24/01 00:15
Don't call me surely23KingstonMariner24/01 00:11
Gullivers11ginnywings23/01 23:50
Phil Neville13Tommy23/01 23:05
No movement, no news, no hope!!52ginnywings23/01 23:04
Hartlepool 40Mariner Ronnie23/01 20:57
Checkatrade Trophy - Statement9KingstonMariner23/01 20:47
Chinese resturant6arryarryarry23/01 20:39

News  | Submit Article  |   | 
© 2018 TheFishy.co.uk