Maidenhead United overcomes Grimsby Town 3-1

CLEETHORPES. Maidenhead United tops Grimsby Town 3-1.

Maidenhead United overcomes Grimsby Town 3-1

CLEETHORPES. Maidenhead United beats Grimsby Town 3-1. Maidenhead United was just to good to grab a decisive 3-0 lead with L. Waterfall (25′), S. Barratt (26′) and R. Upward (68′). Grimsby Town reduced the distance with a penalty (76′) by T. Abrahams, but there was not much to do for them. Grimsby Town was truly superior in terms of ball possession (61%).​

The match was played at the Blundell Park stadium in Cleethorpes on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Peter Gibbons. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.4 degrees Celsius or 54.25 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 87%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 61 Ball Possession 39
  • 15 Total 7
  • 6 On Target 4
  • 9 Off Target 3
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 93 Attack 87
  • 59 Dangerous attack 40
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 1
  • 10 Corners 1
  • 1 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 0
  • 3 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Grimsby Town had a superior ball possession 61% while Maidenhead United was struggling with a 39% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Grimsby Town was more aggressive with 59 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 6 were on target. Even so, Maidenhead United succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Grimsby Town shot 15 times, 6 on target, 9 off target. Regarding the opposition, Maidenhead United shot 7 times, 4 on target, 3 off target.


Grimsby Town received 1 yellow card (S. Pearson). On the other side, Maidenhead United received 4 yellow cards (A. Massey, S. Donnellan, S. Barratt and R. Smith).

(Grimsby Town) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (26′).

Match Timeline

J. Maguire-Drew- sub ->S. Scannell
L. Waterfall(own-goal)
L. Waterfall- Red
S. Barratt(penalty)
S. Pearson- sub ->J. Cropper
A. Massey- Yellow
S. Donnellan- Yellow
S. Barratt- Yellow
R. Upward- sub ->S. Donnellan
R. Upward(goal)
R. Smith- sub ->S. Barratt
R. Smith- Yellow
T. Abrahams(penalty)
E. Dieseruvwe- sub ->R. Taylor
N. Blissett- sub ->E. Acquah
S. Pearson- Yellow


After this match, Grimsby Town will stay with 73 points like Chesterfield to remain in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Maidenhead United will have 51 points to sit in the 16th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the National League, Grimsby Town will play away with Eastleigh on the 15th of May with a 4-0 head to head record in favor of Grimsby Town (1 draw).

Maidenhead United will host Notts County on the 15th of May with a 3-1 head to head statistic in favor of Notts County (1 draw).

Grimsby Town – Formation

The manager Paul Hurst decided to play with the following team: .


Grimsby Town made 3 changes: S. Scannell for J. Maguire-Drew (13′), J. Cropper for S. Pearson (28′) and R. Taylor for E. Dieseruvwe (77′).

Maidenhead United – Formation

Alan Ernest Devonshire played with: .


Maidenhead United made 3 changes: S. Donnellan for R. Upward (65′), S. Barratt for R. Smith (69′) and E. Acquah for N. Blissett (82′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the National League.​