The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC

RSS



Upcoming Fixtures

Fri 15/12
German Bundesliga 2
Braunschweig v Fortuna Dusseldorf
Union Berlin v FC Ingolstadt 04
German Bundesliga 3
Aalen v Fortuna Koln
SC Paderborn 07 v Hallescher FC
VfL Osnabruck v Karlsruher
French Ligue 2
AC Ajaccio v Auxerre
Bourg Peronnas v Lorient
Chateauroux v Orleans
Clermont v Sochaux
Gazelec Ajaccio v Nimes
Le Havre v Chamois Niortais
Nancy v Paris FC
Quevilly v Brest
German Bundesliga
Borussia Monchengladbach v Hamburger
Belgian Pro League
Mouscron Peruwelz v Oostende

Full Fixture List




Question of the Week

Priority for transfer window?

Reduce squad size
Strengthen defence
Strengthen midfield
Strengthen attack
No change needed


Arnold: Brace
Arnold: Brace

Town See Off Gateshead

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 08/10/2015

NATHAN Arnold crowned his return to the side with a brace of goals to give Grimsby a much-needed win over Gateshead. Arnold had missed recent games due to the death of his mother, but he bounced back in the best possible way with a match winning performance.

Arnold was the only change made by Paul Hurst. coming back into the side with Mackreth dropping to the bench. It meant that Bogle and Amond once again started on the bench, with Tomlinson and Pittman favoured in attack.

The visitors took an early lead thanks to a terrible mistake by James McKeown with the visitors' first "attempt" on goal. The ball was launched into the box and McKeown, under no pressure at all, simply had to catch it but somehow it slipped through his hands and into the net

But Town were soon deservedly level when Nathan Arnold struck with an individual goal, bursting through the defence to blast it past the 'keeper.

Town dominated the first half but had little to show for their possession. However Arnold put Town in front early in the second half with a long range shot that powered past the stunned Gateshead 'keeper.

Tomlinson missed a couple of chances in the second half but Grimsby made their way to the full time whistle with no undue scares.

The Mariners dominated the game from start to finish and McKeown can be relieved that his mistake didn't stop Grimsby coming away with three points.

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
Word Association Game44,095cmackenzie415/12 11:18
Notts County (A) Predictions15Grimal15/12 10:19
A POSITIVE THREAD.  NOTTS ROLE CALL16Grimal15/12 10:08
It was only a dream after all..... 101mickylyons15/12 09:39
Leave JF alone . . .29Mrs Doyle15/12 07:23
Upcoming Fixtures1SiteBot15/12 03:12
F.A.O Adie Merikin.33toontown14/12 23:14
Ex-GTFC players thread2,224Gainsbro_Mariner14/12 22:17
Mitch Rose27The Grim Reaper14/12 21:57
FAO getyourfactsright / Extreme26promotion plaice14/12 21:39

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