Grimsby Town beat rivals Lincoln City in the League Two play-off semi-finals under boss Russell Slade in 2006.
The Mariners beat the Imps 1-0 in front of a crowd of 8,037 at Sincil Bank in the first leg, with the solitary goal coming from Gary Jones on 22 minutes.
Town’s starting XI that day was: Mildenhall, McDermott, Futcher, Whittle, G. Jones, Newey, Bolland, Woodhouse, Cohen, Mendes, and Parkinson.
The Imps’ starting XI was: Marriott, Beevers, McAuley, McCombe, Morgan, Brown, Hughes, Kerr, Forrester, Green, and Robinson.
Slade’s men then made it a double win over the Imps with a 2-1 win, with goals from Futcher and Jones, in the second leg in front of a crowd of 8,062 at Blundell Park just three days later.
The Mariners’ starting XI in the second leg was: Mildenhall, R. Jones, Whittle, G. Jones, Croft, Newey, Bolland, Woodhouse, Cohen, Mendes, and Parkinson.
Keith Alexander’s Imps’ 11 that day included: Marriott, Beevers, McAuley, McCombe, Morgan, Brown, Hughes, Kerr, Forrester, Robinson, and Yeo.
The Imps visit Blundell Park for the first time in almost two years this Saturday.