Grimsby Town lose 1-0

Grimsby Town face an uphill battle if they are to regain a place in the Football League.

In tonight's first leg of the Blue Square Conference play-off semi finals, the Mariners lost 1-0 at home to Newport County.

The only goal - scored by Ismael Yakubu - came two minutes from the end of normal time. The second leg is at Newport on Sunday.