Match Reports

Gainsborough Trinity lost their final pre-season friendly of the 2020/21 season in a final work out at home to Lincolnshire neighbours, Boston United. A goal in each half for the visitors was enough to see the higher ranked opponents past the Holy Blues, but a spirited second half fight back, nearly saw the Holy Blues snatch a draw at the death. Gregg Smith was back in the starting XI for...

Gainsborough Trinity extended their unbeaten pre-season run to three matches following a stalemate draw against a young and hungry Tigers squad on Tuesday night. Whilst neither side were able to break the deadlock, both caused a number of problems for the opposing defences with Hull City striking the woodwork twice and the Holy Blues having an effort cleared off the line. Trinity entered...

Gainsborough Trinity secured a one-nil victory at home to Workington AFC on Saturday afternoon as the Holy Blues continue to ramp up their pre-season programme. A fine strike from midfielder Luke Lofts on the brink of half time was enough to separate the two sides over the course of the 90 minutes as Trinity held onto their narrow lead with resolute defending throughout. Trinity came into...

For the second pre-season friendly running, the Holy Blues found themselves 2-0 down away from home. This time, with four minutes to play, Trinity were able to snatch a share of the spoils with the last kick of the game. Curtis Woodhouse named a strong starting eleven, but it was goalless at the break, former Trinity youngster, Lewis Bemrose looking lively for the home side. He saw a...

In an entertaining game, played behind closed doors, Gainsborough Trinity Football Club ran out 7-4 winners on the East Coast as Bridlington Town AFC provided the opposition in the first official pre-season friendly of the 2020/21 season. Bridlington were faster out of the traps, racing into a two goal lead before the Holy Blues swung the game back the way of the higher ranked...

Another week, another week of football for the Holy Blues who found themselves back on winning ways after three losses in the previous four fixtures, losing against Stalybridge Celtic followed by a 1-1 (9-10 defeat on penalties) to Kidsgrove Athletic in the Integro Cup and a 1-4 home defeat to South Shields, before being able to halt the run and see out a comfortable 4-1 win over...

Buxton away saw another blood and thunder performance from Curtis Woodhouse's weary warriors. Eleven unbeaten now the express train has bagged 7 points from nine in a busy week. The speedy Bucks sprang into action at the beginning of each half to press ahead and then level this 6 goal thriller, but it could not derail the Choo-Choo Blues who continue to chug along and confound the...

The Trinity train departed Bower Fold with a bounce as Curtis Woodhouse's Blues battled back from a goal down at the break, scoring twice in three second-half minutes to secure three points and extend the unbeaten streak to ten league games. Moving up a place to 15th place in the process, whilst reducing the points gap to single digits (9 points) off the final play-off spot in the...

The Triumphant Trinity train side-tracked big spending Basford to make it four wins on the spin. The Holy Blues may remain 16th in the table but they leapfrogged second placed United to go top of the form with 16 points from a possible 18, to stretch the unbeaten run to nine games thanks to a rising half volley from Alex Wiles. Another battle of attrition saw Curtis Woodhouse’s warriors...