Even Pat had a ribbon of blue, which he clawed off
and lost half an hour after it was tied on him.
O'Hara thought he'd levelled in 67 but his header from Aurtenetxe's cross was clawed off
the line by Marciano.
He had already put a header against the bar and seen it clawed off
the line before he hit top gear and bagged a first-half treble.
Mickey Demetriou, Ben White and Mark O'Brien also had efforts clawed off
the line as Grimsby just about held on until half-time.
And in the 38th minute the German goalkeeper denied Blues again as Maghoma's drive from just inside the area was clawed off
Burly Mitrovic, a Newcastle cult hero, did even better from a Yedlin cross, a firm header being clawed off
the line by Maxwell.
Grantham were a whisker away in the opening minutes of the second half when a downward header from Durkin was clawed off
the line by Bateman.
Barca also started brightly with Gerard Pique seeing a header clawed off
the line by Granada keeper, Andres Fernandez, who then tipped a Messi shot over the bar.
It clawed off
his hairpiece (which Jane knew nothing about) and injured his shoulder.
PHOTO FINISH Smith's header is clawed off
the line in the final moments
Coventry don't score many goals from corners or from their centrehalves at said set-pieces, but Jordan Clarke went close to bucking that trend when he got his head to Carl Baker's 54th minute flag kick which Richard O'Donnell somehow clawed off
the line but only into the path of Moussa who slotted home the loose ball to notch his seventh goal of the season.
Against City, Smithies clawed off
the line a second-half Sam Baldock shot and then parried a Stephen McManus effort in stoppage time.
Jonas was left to rue his side's luck - not least when Papiss Cisse saw his chance clawed off
the line by David de Gea in the same incident that saw Demba Ba strike the woodwork.
Late on his first header was clawed off
the line but he had the experience to thump home the rebound.
On top of this, last February the Welsh Government had clawed off
them by the Treasury a capital fund of some pounds 400m, which they had carefully saved from revenue to help fund additional capital spending.