Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Fishy Forum Fishy Boards Archive › Team from 10 years ago
Users Browsing Forum
No Members and 45 Guests

Team from 10 years ago

  This thread currently has 2,302 views. Print
4 Pages 1 2 3 4 Next All Recommend Thread
Grimbiggs
February 18, 2018, 9:44pm Report to Moderator
Table Wine Drinker
Posts: 504
Posts Per Day: 0.54
Reputation: 70.01%
Rep Score: +4 / -3
Approval: +598
The team from 10 years ago just before our demise 2 years later.

League 2 Grimsby Town  46 15 10 21 55 66 (-10) 55pts (16th position)


Better, worse or just as bad (league appearances and goals that season including subs appearances for those who played in 10 or more league games):

Barnes (42)

Newey (42-1 goal)   Boshell (40-6 goals)   North (27- 9 goals)
Fenton (42-2)          Hunt (37)                     Taylor (26-5)
Bennett (40-1)         Bolland (35-4)             Butler (21-6)
Atkinson (24-1)       Till (34-2)                     Rankin (17)
Clarke (29-2)           Hegarty (30-4)
Whittle (18-1)          Toner (30-3)
Hird (17)                  Bore (17-2)

Logged Offline
Private Message
Father Christmas
February 18, 2018, 9:47pm Report to Moderator
Beer Drinker
Posts: 183
Posts Per Day: 0.51
Reputation: 84.77%
Rep Score: +3 / 0
Approval: -10
Was it true that Barnes was missing a finger?
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 1 - 31
arryarryarry
February 18, 2018, 9:49pm Report to Moderator
Vodka Drinker
Posts: 6,354
Posts Per Day: 1.58
Reputation: 60.79%
Rep Score: +25 / -19
Approval: +5,982
Quoted from Grimbiggs
The team from 10 years ago just before our demise 2 years later.

League 2 Grimsby Town  46 15 10 21 55 66 (-10) 55pts (16th position)


Better, worse or just as bad (league appearances and goals that season including subs appearances for those who played in 10 or more league games):

Barnes (42)

Newey (42-1 goal)   Boshell (40-6 goals)   North (27- 9 goals)
Fenton (42-2)          Hunt (37)                     Taylor (26-5)
Bennett (40-1)         Bolland (35-4)             Butler (21-6)
Atkinson (24-1)       Till (34-2)                     Rankin (17)
Clarke (29-2)           Hegarty (30-4)
Whittle (18-1)          Toner (30-3)
Hird (17)                  Bore (17-2)



Sad to say but that team would urine all over our current squad.
Logged
Private Message
Reply: 2 - 31
ginnywings
February 18, 2018, 10:02pm Report to Moderator

Meths Drinker
Posts: 20,861
Posts Per Day: 5.74
Reputation: 72.98%
Rep Score: +76 / -29
Approval: +29,002
We're in some sort of time trap vortex. Perhaps Stephen Hawking could sort us out.
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 3 - 31
Abdul19
February 18, 2018, 10:05pm Report to Moderator

Season Ticket Holder
Posts: 15,913
Posts Per Day: 3.96
Reputation: 72.65%
Rep Score: +64 / -25
Location: Scarborough
Approval: +7,759
If we finish the season like that team did we're in (even more) trouble


Fentys out
Logged
Private Message
Reply: 4 - 31
Grimbiggs
February 18, 2018, 10:09pm Report to Moderator
Table Wine Drinker
Posts: 504
Posts Per Day: 0.54
Reputation: 70.01%
Rep Score: +4 / -3
Approval: +598
It's frightening when you look at that team on paper, which I think was average at best, and the amount of goals in it (19 goals from those midfielders alone), compared to what we've got now!
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 5 - 31
Swansea_Mariner
February 18, 2018, 10:16pm Report to Moderator
Champagne Drinker
Posts: 2,073
Posts Per Day: 0.54
Reputation: 84.43%
Rep Score: +19 / -3
Approval: +2,015
That team is way better than what we got now.
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 6 - 31
TAGG
February 18, 2018, 10:25pm Report to Moderator

Whiskey Drinker
Posts: 3,132
Posts Per Day: 0.88
Reputation: 63.36%
Rep Score: +27 / -18
Approval: +1,192
Ten year ago 5 - 0 Current Team
God help us


In his three stints as Grimsby Town manager spanning over 10 years the club was never relegated and he also guided them to three promotions.
Only 14 managers have reached 1,000 matches in charge of a Football League team by 1998 and Buckley is one of them.
GOD
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 7 - 31
sonofmadeleymariner
February 18, 2018, 10:25pm Report to Moderator
Brandy Drinker
Posts: 2,997
Posts Per Day: 0.74
Reputation: 75.6%
Rep Score: +17 / -6
Approval: +509
Quoted from Grimbiggs


Barnes (42)

Newey (42-1 goal)   Boshell (40-6 goals)   North (27- 9 goals)
Fenton (42-2)          Hunt (37)                     Taylor (26-5)
Bennett (40-1)         Bolland (35-4)             Butler (21-6)
Atkinson (24-1)       Till (34-2)                     Rankin (17)
Clarke (29-2)           Hegarty (30-4)
Whittle (18-1)          Toner (30-3)
Hird (17)                  Bore (17-2)



What I'd give to have some of those players now, Newey, Fenton, Sgt Whittle, Bennett and Atkinson, Bolland, North.


Alan Shearer tackled by a blue peter presenter

Its taken 9 months for the board to see sense but finally Slade is out!!!!!!
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 8 - 31
The Old Codger
February 18, 2018, 10:27pm Report to Moderator
Special Brew Drinker
Posts: 8,806
Posts Per Day: 2.54
Reputation: 71.71%
Rep Score: +43 / -18
Approval: +15,033


What I'd give to have some of those players now, Newey, Fenton, Sgt Whittle, Bennett and Atkinson, Bolland, North.


I'd even take Hegarty over either Woolford or Kelly.
Logged Offline
Private Message
Reply: 9 - 31
4 Pages 1 2 3 4 Next All Recommend Thread
Print

Fishy Forum Fishy Boards Archive › Team from 10 years ago

Back to top of page

This is not an official forum of Grimsby Town Football Club, the opinions expressed are those of the individual authors. If you see an offensive post then click "Report" on the relevant post. Posts will be deleted at the discretion of the moderators whose decision is final. Posts should abide by the Forum Rules. IP addresses of contributors together with dates and times of access are stored. The opinions and viewpoints expressed by contributors to The Fishy are their own and not necessarily those of The Fishy. The Fishy makes no claims that information dispersed through this forum is accurate or reliable. Also The Fishy cannot be held liable for any statements made by contributors of The Fishy.