The Mariners started their inaugural Football Conference campaign with a trip to title favourites Crawley Town. Lee Peacock’s first-half free kick ensured Neil Woods’ side started the season with all three points but it would be a long, hard road back to the Football League from there.
GRIMSBY TOWN 2 (Connell 30, 50) NEWPORT COUNTY 0
Date: Saturday 2nd October 2010 | Competition: Blue Square Bet Premier | Venue: Blundell Park | Att: 3,246 Continue reading
LINCOLN CITY 0 GRIMSBY TOWN 0
The Mariners and the Red Imps played out a stalemate at Sincil Bank in the Lincolnshire derby. It was a game packed full of action and passion, although neither side really troubled their opposing goalkeepers with Peter Sweeney’s goalbound clearance from an Adam Watts’ header being the closest either side came to breaking the deadlock. Continue reading
Grimsby Town 0 Cheltenham Town 0
DATE: Saturday 16th January 2010 | COMPETITION: Coca-Cola League Two | VENUE: Blundell Park | ATT: 3,334
Neil Woods’ Grimsby Town side were left scratching their heads after dominating this tussle with fellow strugglers Cheltenham but still failing to secure that elusive win, which would have closed the gap on the Gloucestershire outfit. Continue reading