Leathered: Mariners Rocked by Late Robins’ Rally

GTFCA LAST-minute strike from Altrincham defender Scott Leather denied Grimsby Town a sixth successive Vanarama Conference victory in a game the visitors dominated at Moss Lane.

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Town Shot in the Foot by Poor Officiating

GTFCREFEREE Robert Whitton took centre stage as Grimsby Town’s unbeaten start to the 2014/15 Vanarama Conference season came to an end after a 2-1 defeat at Aldershot Town.

The 35th-minute sending off of striker Lenell John-Lewis swung the match in the hosts’ favour, after the Mariners had dominated the opening exchanges.

And Brett Williams’ second half brace ensured the three points stayed in Hampshire, despite Scott Neilson’s late strike sparking a spirited Mariners’ comeback.

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