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Brentford 4-0 Grimsby

Charlie MacDonald's first-half double helped Brentford to a comprehensive victory over Grimsby.

McDonald opened the scoring with a superb shot with the outside of his right foot.

Nathan Elder forced home a second when keeper Phil Barnes fumbled a cross and MacDonald made it 3-0, slotting home Alan Bennett's through-ball.

Glenn Poole added a fourth after great work by Elder and Barnes made a fine save from Poole to keep the score down.

Brentford: Hamer, O'Connor, Bennett (Phillips 87), Wilson, Johnson, Newton, Pead, Williams (Ademola 74), Poole, Elder, MacDonald.
Subs Not Used: Brown, Connell, Osborne.

Goals: MacDonald 27, Elder 38, MacDonald 45, Poole 60.

Grimsby: Barnes, Bennett, Heywood, Hope, Newey, Till, Hunt, Heslop, Llewellyn (North 62), Butler, Taylor (Hegarty 46).
Subs Not Used: Montgomery, Clarke, Bore.

Booked: Heywood.

Att: 4,009.

Ref: D Phillips (Chichester).

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