The Fishy.co.uk Grimsby Town FC




Player Minutes

PlayerMinutes
Nathan Clarke 2,720
Siriki Dembele 2,525
Danny Collins 2,488
Ben Davies 2,351
James McKeown 2,283
Luke Summerfield 2,242
Sam Jones 1,985
James Berrett 1,808
Paul Dixon 1,742
Mitch Rose 1,732
Zak Mills 1,661

Full Stats
Latest Scores





Question of the Week

Should Russell Slade be sacked?

Yes immediately
Give him one more game
No


What now?
What now?

Over and Out

By: Rob Sedgwick
Date: 07/05/2017

GRIMSBY had a say in the title race in the season's final game as they held Plymouth to a draw which denied the Pilgrims the League Two title. A Shaun Pearson goal gave Town a lead in the opening minute, a lead which lasted until Jimmy Spencer equalised in the second half, and Town hung on for a point.

It mean the Mariners finished 14th, a position they have occupied for several weeks.

Forgotten man Sean McAllister and Tom Bolarinwa both started in midfield and Town raced to a 1-0 lead when Pearson hooked the ball in from the aftermath of a corner. With both sides going for the win there was plenty of action at both ends in an entertaining game as both 'keepers were called into action in the first half.

Argyle upped the pressure after the break with it clear that Portsmouth were going to win. Substitute Jimmy Spencer took advantage of a defensive mistake by Town and slotted the ball past McKeown to level the game.

Argyle piled forward for a winner, but it was not to be, and the Mariners held for a deserved point.

And so the season ends. It's been a tale of inconsitency under three different managers and dozens of players. The season will probably not be remembered for football reasons.

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
ICENIAN PREDICTION LEAGUE 2018. WEEK 159Tradjazz18/01 21:34
Away support at Colchester on Saturday 1Bentley18/01 21:33
Colchester (A) Predictions5WOZOFGRIMSBY18/01 21:24
Nothing to see here.38Marinerz9318/01 21:14
Clee Town8Welwynmariner18/01 21:11
Sayings for GTFC13Bristol Mariner18/01 20:56
A proper disgruntled chairman22The Old Codger18/01 20:26
Change/add-a-letter/remove-one Word Game thread...30,635cmackenzie418/01 19:25
Word Association Game44,567cmackenzie418/01 19:24
Pathetic.............3friskneymariner18/01 18:52

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