National League
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Barrow 1-3 Grimsby Town

Padraig Amond
Padraig Amond has now scored 14 goals in 17 games this season

Padraig Amond scored twice as Grimsby Town came from behind to beat Barrow and move into the play-off places.

Barrow, who are 17th in the National League table after three consecutive league defeats, led when Otis Khan's corner eluded everyone and went in.

Town levelled by the break, a Danny Livesey slip allowing Amond to slot in.

But Josh Gowling's header made it 2-1 and smart work by Richard Tait and Danny East teed up Amond for his 14th goal of the season late on.

Grimsby, who have now lost just once in 13 league games, move above Bromley and Braintree into fifth.

Line-ups

Barrow

  • 12Dixon
  • 24WilliamsBooked at 70mins
  • 17WilliamsSubstituted forGrandat 46'minutes
  • 4Lacey
  • 23Symington
  • 5Livesey
  • 7HaworthSubstituted forGrimesat 87'minutes
  • 2Cowperthwaite
  • 27Khan
  • 10Cook
  • 9WalkerSubstituted forNewbyat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Grand
  • 8Harvey
  • 18Grimes
  • 20Newby
  • 26van den Broek

Grimsby

  • 1McKeown
  • 2Tait
  • 5Pearson
  • 16Clay
  • 26Townsend
  • 6Gowling
  • 20ArnoldSubstituted forEastat 78'minutes
  • 8Disley
  • 11MonkhouseSubstituted forRobertsonat 89'minutes
  • 10Amond
  • 14MarshallSubstituted forJonesat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Robertson
  • 4Brown
  • 19Jones
  • 22Nsiala
  • 23East
Referee:
Jason Whiteley

Match Stats

Home TeamBarrowAway TeamGrimsby
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home9
Away11
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home3
Away6
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Barrow 1, Grimsby Town 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Barrow 1, Grimsby Town 3.

  3. Post update

    Offside, Barrow. David Symington tries a through ball, but David Symington is caught offside.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Elliot Newby (Barrow).

  5. Post update

    Gregor Robertson (Grimsby Town) wins a free kick.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Grimsby Town. Gregor Robertson replaces Andy Monkhouse.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Barrow. Ashley Grimes replaces Andy Haworth.

  8. Goal!

    Goal! Barrow 1, Grimsby Town 3. Padraig Amond (Grimsby Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Alex Jones.

  9. Post update

    Offside, Grimsby Town. Padraig Amond tries a through ball, but Padraig Amond is caught offside.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Grimsby Town. Alex Jones replaces Marcus Marshall.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Grimsby Town. Danny East replaces Nathan Arnold.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Barrow. Elliot Newby replaces Jason Walker.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Grimsby Town.

  14. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Craig Clay (Grimsby Town) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

  15. Post update

    Hand ball by David Symington (Barrow).

  16. Post update

    Foul by Craig Clay (Grimsby Town).

  17. Post update

    Jason Walker (Barrow) wins a free kick.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Andy Monkhouse (Grimsby Town) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

  19. Booking

    George Williams (Barrow) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  20. Post update

    Foul by George Williams (Barrow).