The Fishy - Grimsby Town FC



Player Minutes

PlayerMinutes
James McKeown3,690
Luke Hendrie3,169
Jake Hessenthaler2,915
Elliott Whitehouse2,491
Charles Vernam2,069
Harry Clifton2,013
Harry Davis1,990
Mattie Pollock1,975
Ludvig Öhman1,390
Max Wright1,248
Jordan Cook1,166

Full Stats
Latest Scores





Question of the Week

When will football start again?

April
May
June
July
August
later

We are Town!
We are Town!

Grimsby v Macclesfield Team News

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 31/12/2014

GRIMSBY have several players carrying knocks from the busy Christmas period which culminated in a bruising game with Lincoln at Blundell Park. Carl Magnay (foot), Craig Clay and Scott Neilson (both knocks) all face late fitness tests to see if they are fit to face Macclesfield.

Paul Bignot is the most likely to replace Magnay at full back should he not make it, and Scott Brown would fill in midfield for Clay. Scott Neilson replaced Jack Mackreth for the Lincoln defeat, so Mackreth would doubtless reclaim his starting place should Neilson not make it.

Full back Toto Nsiala is still suspended after his tenth yellow card at Macclesfield resulted in a two-game ban. Another player who definitely won't be making the first team is midfielder Nicky Walker who has joined Boston in a permanent deal. The winger had been on loan from Rotherham but failed to make a competitive appearance for Town and was an inexplicable signing by Paul Hurst during a period when Grimsby had very few games on due to cup postponements.

Second placed Macclesfield will be out for revenge after Grimsby became the first side to win at Moss Rose on Boxing Day. However Macclesfield won at Blundell Park last year and the season before, so they'll be confident they can make it three away wins in succession. The Silkmen have signed attacking midfielder Danny Rowe from Conference North side AFC Fylde since that game took place so he'll give them another option.

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
Coronavirus965promotion plaice01/04 21:54
What was your first Town Match36promotion plaice01/04 21:45
Any classic matches????15smokey11101/04 21:22
Football Manager19chipsandgravy01/04 19:44
Passing time at home in lockdown?79ginnywings01/04 19:36
Ollie the artist7chiangmaimariner01/04 19:30
Football Twit of the Week 🎖17Mayaman01/04 17:30
National League 19/20 Finished27Les Brechin01/04 13:18
The early Town programmes4Grantham_Mariner01/04 11:07
Ex-GTFC players thread2,913mariner chopper01/04 10:10