Match Reports

Wearing their new, vibrant pre-season kit, an experimental Gainsborough Trinity side, naming eight trialists in the starting eleven, opened their pre-season campaign against a strong Lincoln City side. The Holy Blues falling to a four-nil reverse at The Dave Longstaff Martin and Co Arena, in front of a bumper crowd of 1,246 – a financial boost to the coffers that will certainly help...

Gainsborough Trinity finished the 2021/22 season with a flourish, winning away from home for only the third time this season, whilst completing a third double of the campaign with a 2-1 win, away at Whitby Town. Jovon Makama and Alex Wollerton on the mark for the Holy Blues, as Makama netted his eighth of the season to finish as joint top scorer alongside Brad Grayson. Injury and illness...

It ended all square in the Bank Holiday Monday, Lincolnshire derby, with the Gingerbreads coming from two goals down in the opening seventeen minutes to earn a share of the spoils. The Holy Blues completing the season having only twice tasted defeat at fortress Northolme. Tom Shaw was boosted by the return of two of the injured players from Saturday with three changes to the initial team...

Two long throws ultimately undid the Holy Blues in the penultimate away day of the season as strikes from Michael Coulson and Luca Colville applied the finishing touches leaving the Holy Blues with nothing to show for their East coast endeavors. Injury robbed Tom Shaw of full backs Prosper Keto and Joe Wilson, while Callum Minkley and Joe Parkin were also missing due to injury. Neal...

Gainsborough Trinity took great strides towards securing their status with a battling display against a resurgent Mickleover. A goal in each half saw Gainsborough pick up all three points as sides around them dropped points. Most notably with Hyde United going down 0-4 at home to play-off chasing Bamber Bridge, while below the Blues, Basford lost to Matlock enabling Tom Shaw’s men to...

Tom Shaw's Gainsborough Trinity gave their all as they threw the kitchen sink at League Two side Scunthorpe United in the final of the Bluefin sponsored Lincolnshire Senior Cup. Joe Parkin's close range header reducing the arrears, but despite being roared on by nearly 300 Trinity voices, the Holy Blues couldn't quite manage to take the tie to penalties. Head Coach Tom Shaw made two...

Gainsborough Trinity left it late to secure a draw against title chasing South Shields, courtesy of a Stefan Galinski header deep into second half stoppage time. A goal that was no less than the Holy Blues deserved for a fearless second half performance, where every man put in a tremendous effort and came out with immense credit. Rocked by the loss of two experienced mainstays, Neal...

Non League Day 2022 ended in defeat for Gainsborough Trinity, as 604 people watched Lewis Earl score the only goal of the game on the hour mark. Defeat seeing Trinity leapfrogged by hosts Hyde United, in the PitchingIn Northern Premier League table. The Holy Blues again unable to record back to back victories in the league. Tom Shaw made one change to the side victorious in midweek as...

Gainsborough Trinity made it back to back clean sheets on the way to completing our second home and away double of the season with a monumental effort away at Atherton Collieries. The three points tonight (Tuesday) added to the Nantwich point at the weekend made it four points in three days to climb four places in the table. Prior to Trinity getting their noses in front, the Holy Blues...