are the second highest scorers in the National League and carry a major attacking threat with Omar Bogle and Padraig Amond contributing 15 and 14 goals respectively in all competitions and Birmingham loanee Alex Jones warming to the task as he prepares for his fourth Grimsby
A fine solo breakout from his own blue line and powerful shot under the Grimsby
goalkeeper by Luke Mitcheson evened the game.
It was a good 15 minutes before Grimsby
got hold of the ball.
Meanwhile, frustrations soon boiled over for Grimsby
as Thomas was given a straight red for kicking out at a Boro player.
had earlier gone ahead in the 71st minute when Colbeck sprinted down the right and crossed to Andy Cook, who saw his first shot parried by Chris Maxwell before sidefooting in when the ball came back to him.
Scored his first Wrexham goal against Grimsby
- he'd take another
Andi Thanoj drilled a strike just wide from outside the box as Grimsby
continued to dominate the opening stages against their League hosts.
After surviving more waves of Grimsby
pressure, Burton doubled their lead in the 37th minute when top scorer Harrad bundled home his 21st of the season.
rallied though and started to profit from their home advantage, pinning Middlesbrough into their own half and creating a string of their own opportunities.
The ad campaign runs from January to Easter and features tongue-in-cheek references to Grimsby
such as: 'Announcing the sustainable fish finger.
Darlington defender Darren Holloway brought down the Grimsby
striker and was promptly sent off.
Parkinson, who joined Grimsby
in the summer of 2004 after a spell at Sheffield United, hopes to open contract negotiations soon.