Date: 11th April 2008 at 12:40pm
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Grimsby are at home to Rotherham and will be looking to get back on winning ways after losing the last two league games.

The Rotherham players looked to have suffered with lack of confidence since their 10 points deduction and have only won once in their last 9 games, suffering a 4-1 defeat at Rochdale and then a 5-1 defeat at Morecambe.

Vital Grimsby Says:

With the play-offs gone, Town will want to finish the season on a high and hopefully win their remaining games.

Grimsby Team News:

Alan Buckley will try to find 16 players fit enough for the game, with Paul Bolland (dead leg), James Hunt (hamstring), Danny North (tendonitis), Rob Atkinson (groin) are all doubts.

Justin Whittle has been unable to train this week with an injury while Nathan Jarman will be suspended for one game after being sent off against Rochdale last weekend.

Player to watch: Ryan Bennett

Has been given permission by Alan Buckley to play for the England Under 18s on Tuesday night.

Rotherham Team News:

Defender Ian Sharps will miss the trip to Blundell Park after undergoing a hernia operation and is now likely to miss the remainder of the season.

Player to watch: Derek Holmes

Top scorer for the Millers and will be hoping to score a goal or two against the Mariners has Rotherham fight to stay alive.

Match & Facts Summary:

The last time Town played Rotherham was this season on 3rd November at Millmoor and Rotherham got a 2-1 win.

Last Meeting at Blundell Park: Grimsby 0-0 Rotherham 19/10/2002

Times played Rochdale since Town last won: 2

Head-to-Head
Grimsby: 15
Draws: 11
Rotherham: 24

Grimsby are 12th in the League with 55 points, their home record in the league this season is: Won: 7 Drawn: 5 Lost: 8 For: 25 Against: 28.
Rotherham are 13th in the League with 52 points, their away record in the league this season is: Won: 7 Drawn: 7 Lost: 7 For: 23 Against: 29.

Latest Odds with William Hill.
Grimsby to win: 5/6
Draw: 12/5
Rotherham to win: 5/2

Match Prediction:

Grimsby 2-0 Rotherham 13/2

The Mariners Next Fixture:

Tuesday 15th April 2008
League Two.
Grimsby vs. Wycombe (7:45pm)