Match Reports

An inspired goalkeeping performance from returning shot-stopper Matt Yates ensured all three points headed to Derbyshire, as Ilkeston resolutely defended the only goal of the game scored midway through the first half. Despite an improved second half showing from Russ Wilcox's men, there would be nothing to show the Holy Blues' toils. There were immediate returns for George Hornshaw and...

Gainsborough Trinity Ladies' run in the League Plate came to an end following an away defeat at Leicester Ladies. The defeat coming after a resilient Leicester side recovered from going behind early and trailing 0-3 to finish strongly, equalising in the final minute before pulling away in Extra Time to secure their progress at the hands of Trinity's Ladies. Debuting the smart, new grey...

Gainsborough Trinity were second best as FC United of Manchester ended the Holy Blues’ unbeaten home record in wintery conditions. Despite a second-half Dylan Cogill strike, a trio of FC United goals secured a win for the visitors, with one coming either side of the break before the late third. Two changes were forced upon Russ Wilcox. Duo George Hornshaw and Bailey Conway were...

A spirited display, in difficult conditions ultimately led to defeat in the North East for the Holy Blues who led at half time, but were rocked by the loss of 'keeper Luke Jackson midway through the second half. And despite a double from Dec Howe - Trinity were unable to add to the away point tally. Loan signing Justin Iwobi failed a fitness test pre-game, opening the door for Fraser...

Progression in the Lincolnshire County Cup Second Round for Gainsborough Trinity Ladies was the order of the day. And Liam McNulty's girls duly obliged, overcoming Grimsby Town Women by four goals to one. An incredible performance from the team, from the first whistle. The Ladies were on it from minute one today. They were hungry and ready to battle on a pitch that was less than ideal,...

After an entertaining second half, the Blues came from behind to beat Bradford Park Avenue at the KAL Group Stadium this afternoon. An unchanged 11 for the fourth game on the bounce was named by boss Russ Wilcox as it keeps proving to be the best side available. Two debutants entered the squad this week, Justin Iwobi (from Halifax, on loan) and Daniel Devine (permanently from Guiseley). ...

Gainsborough Trinity Ladies played their first match at the Kal Group Stadium on Sunday afternoon, due to late issues with the opposition's pitch. And with Ladies' manager Liam McNulty keen to maintain the recent form exhibited by his side, hosting the game at the Northolme made sense to all parties involved. An even opening five minutes at the Kal Group Stadium, saw both sides feeling...

The Holy blues suffered their first defeat in six league matches today as they lost to high-flying Radcliffe in Greater Manchester this afternoon, in a game that was settled with just the one goal between the two sides. The game began with a beautiful silence in recognition of the millions of people who have lost their lives fighting for our country. Both teams lined up to show their...

An explosive second half display lit up Gainsborough this afternoon, with a huge win and clean sheet at The Northolme. A single goal from the inform Declan Howe was the difference today. An unchanged 11 for The Holy Blues proved to be the right choice made by Russ Wilcox today as their unbeaten run of 5 games in the league continues. Gainsborough started the day in 16th with Lancaster...