HURST: THAT'S FOR THE FANS
The Non-League Football Paper|August 29, 2021
GRIMSBY Town boss Paul Hurst dedicated this victory over Weymouth to the club’s supporters as they made the perfect start to life back in the National League.
James Findlater

GRIMSBY TN 1

McAtee 74

WEYMOUTH 0

John McAtee’s second-half goal was enough to hand the Mariners victory as they finally got their 2021/22 campaign underway, having had their curtain-raiser at Bromley postponed after a Covid outbreak.

The hosts were well worth the points at Blundell Park, although they had to work a little harder than they perhaps should have after controlling proceedings at home.

Ross Fitzsimons was kept busy during the first half in the visitors’ goal as he denied McAtee from a free-kick before he managed to prevent Erico Sousa from giving the hosts the lead after the winger found himself one-on-one with the goalkeeper.

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