Spurs v Grimsby Town notes

They are linked with both

Tom Atherton

David Black

Herbert Chapman

Bill Fenton

Tommy Forecast Young goalkeeper who was sent out on loan to Grimsby Town in 2009, playing four games for the Mariners.  Went on a number of loans before he joined Southampton in the deal that took Gareth Bale to Tottenham.

Alex Glen

David Hutton Youth teamer who had a trial at Blundell Park when released by Spurs.

Leon Hyde

John L Jones

Yannick Kamanan Leggy striker from the Spurs Youth set-up, who was loaned to Grimsby and when released by Spurs, he travelled Europe playing for lots of clubs before ending his career at Ware FC.

Tom Pratt

Isaiah Rankin

Max Seeburg

Jimmy Smailes

Ciaran Toner

Chris Young

Debuts against Grimsby Town

James Morton 28.11.1908
Edwin Herod 02.03.1929
George (G.S.) Hunt 25.12.1934
Almer Hall 26.12.1934
Tony Marchi 22.04.1950


Last game against Grimsby Town

Bert Middlemiss 24.04.1920


First goal for the club – scored against Grimsby Town

Almer Hall 06.12.1934


Last goal for the club – scored against Grimsby Town

Douglas McFarlane 3.04.1909
Freddie Cox 20.11.1948



20.09.2005 John McDermott plays his 700th game for Grimsby Town. Robbie Keane makes his 300th appearance in England


Transfers from Tottenham to Grimsby Town 


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Transfers from Grimsby Town to Tottenham


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