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The year in question - 2019

30 December 2019

How much of 2019 have you managed to blot out?

1. Which TV historian asked for advice on Grimsby Town chants ahead of our FA Cup third match at Crystal Palace?

Dan Snow

Kate Williams

Lucy Worsley

Neil Oliver

2. Former Town full back Andrew Fox now plays for which US club?

Charleston Battery

El Paso Locomotive

Indy Eleven

Real Monarchs

3. Last season's top scorer made his final appearance for Town against which team?

Colchester United

Crewe Alexandra


Oldham Athletic

4. In June, it was confirmed the board was in talks to sell the club. Who was named as the prospective buyer?

Alan Hardy

Colin Dodd

Mike Parker

Tom Shutes

5. What did Michael Jolley say to Matt Green to persuade him to sign for Grimsby?

"Blundell Park has got new floodlights and everything. You won't recognise the place"

"John Fenty is wonderful. He can't do enough for you"

"This year we're going to have a go, we're going to go for it this season"

"We've lots of young players coming through. You can really help develop them"

6. Both goals on the first day of the season at Morecambe were by players scoring their first Town goals. Who were they?

Elliott Whitehouse and Max Wright

James Hanson and Ludvig Öhman

Matt Green and Luke Waterfall

Mattie Pollock and Moses Ogbu

7. Grimsby Town Women played and won their first ever competitive match on 8 September. Who were the opposition?

Appleby Frodingham

Barton United

Lincoln Moorlands Development

Louth Old Boys

8. What was Town's league position after beating Exeter on 28 September?





9. How many days passed between Michael Jolley's post-match rant at BBC Humberside reporters and Jolley's departure by mutual consent?





10. The scorer of Grimsby's first goal in eight league matches, Charles Vernam, had just returned from a loan at which club?





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