Results & Fixtures for Grimsby Town FC
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Club Information, In Brief
To begin with, Grimsby Town F.C. is based on the Humber Estuary. Indeed, the club came into existence in 1878. Then, the club’s name was Grimsby Pelham. However, in 1879 the name club took on its current name. Obviously, Grimsby is a famous old football club with many traditions.
Grimsby Town play in a mainly black and white strip at home in their Blundell Park stadium. Indeed, the stadium has a capacity of 9,000. Although smaller than many other stadiums with a long history, the ground has an amazing atmosphere when full. In fact, the supporters are a friendly bunch and are welcoming to visitors. Indeed, football fans the world over look to Grimsby as being an important part of English football.
On the whole, winning the second, third and fourth tiers of the English Football Leagues (EFL) was their greatest achievements. However, they did finish 5th in the top tier in 1935. However, Grimsby won the Football League Group Cup in 1982 and the Football League Trophy in 1998. Also, Grimsby have won the Lincolnshire Senior Cup 39 times. So, the trophy cabinet has many minor honours.
Grimsby Town’s nicknames are The Mariners and The Mighty Mariners but also simply use ‘Town’. Obviously, being on the Humber, Hull City are their rivals. But, Scunthorpe United is also their rivals. When these teams play together it becomes the Humber Derby. However, Grimsby fans like to play and win against Lincoln City, Doncaster Rovers, Sheffield Wednesday as well as Barnsley.