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▶️ Our Last Game At Gay Meadow

Watch as the Mariners dent Shrewsbury's promotion hopes in the last game at Gay Meadow?

5 May 2020

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On the 5th May 2007 - Town dented Shrewsbury’s promotion hopes after Nick Fenton scored a late, late equaliser.   

Town had taken the lead after capitalising on a Shrews mistake with Andy Taylor scoring from 15 yards.

The hosts equalised when Ben Davies was bundled over in the box and converted the penalty and then Kelvin Langmead headed in Davies free-kick soon after.

But, in what was going to be the last ever game at Gay Meadow, the Mariners denied Shrewsbury a win when Nick Fenton headed in Peter Till's last-gasp corner to hand the Mariners a draw.

Shrewsbury: Shearer, Luke Jones, Langmead, Hope (Fortune-West 59), Tierney, Davies, Edwards, Drummond, Ashton, Cooke, Asamoah (Burton 82).
Subs Not Used: MacKenzie, Humphrey, Symes.

Goals: Davies 63 pen, Langmead 74.

Grimsby: Barnes, McDermott (Whittle 73), Bennett, Fenton, Newey, Till, Bolland, Boshell, Toner, Jones, Taylor (Bore 63).
Subs Not Used: Murray, Hegarty, Bloomer.

Goals: Taylor 29, Fenton 90.

Att: 7,782

Ref: G Laws (Tyne & Wear).


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