It was a sad day yesterday as Lincolnshire side Gainsborough Trinity were relegated from the National League North – their first ever relegation in their 145 year history. (Main photograph by John Rudkin)
“I’m just gutted. It’s never happened before. It makes me feel sick.”
Captain Nathan Jarman speaks candidly following today’s news that we have suffered our first relegation in 145 years. pic.twitter.com/xi0yVOMkiv
— Gainsborough Trinity (@GainsTrinityFC) April 21, 2018
Trinity’s 3-2 away defeat yesterday to AFC Telford United confirmed their relegation after a difficult season.
Chairman Richard Long was obviously upset after the relegation but has released a rousing statement: