Date: 13th June 2010 at 9:54am
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Grimsby Town Records The Playoffs



The Mighty Mariners have been in the playoffs twice reaching the final in both instances having despatched Fulham and Lincoln City on the way. Although defeated in Cardiff by Cheltenham Town in 2005/06 we beat Northampton Town at Wembley to clinch a unique double in 1997/98.


2005/2006

Coca Cola Football League Play-Offs (Level 4)

Semi Final 1st Leg Sat 13 May
Lincoln City (LGE2) 0 – 1 Grimsby Town (LGE2)

Semi Final 2nd Leg Tue 16 May
Grimsby Town (LGE2) 2 – 1 Lincoln City (LGE2)
Grimsby win 3-1 on aggregate

Final Sun 28 May
Grimsby Town (LGE2) 0 – 1 Cheltenham T. (LGE2)
Played at Wembley


1997/1998

Football League Play-Offs (Level 3)

Semi Final 1st Leg Sat 09 May
Fulham (LD2) 1 – 1 Grimsby Town (LD2)

Semi Final 2nd Leg Wed 13 May
Grimsby Town (LD2) 1 – 0 Fulham (LD2)
Grimsby Town won 2-1 on aggregate

Final Sun 24 May
Grimsby Town (LD2) 1 – 0 Northampton (LD2)
Played at Wembley

25,000 Mariners attend promotion play-off final victory over Northampton at Wembley.