Shane Clarke: Vice Captain Voice

Shane Clarke took time out from his rest time to speak to the Gainsborough Trinity website following his appointment as Lee Sinnott's vice captain for the 2018/19 season and like newly appointed captain, Liam King, Shane is, "Extremely happy to be asked again. Especially with it being a new management team who have asked."


Sinnott Names 2018/19 Captain

Lee Sinnott has moved to announce his captain and vice captain ahead of the 2018/19 season. With squad preparations well underway and with twelve players already pledging their future to Gainsborough, incuding seven of last season's side, the Holy Blues' boss has opted for Liam King to be his skipper with Shane Clarke continuing in his role as vice captain.


Pre-Season Fixtures

The first games of the Holy Blues' pre-season campaign can now be announced, with more to follow in the coming days. Trinity kick off the pre-season fixtures with the short trip to Bottesford on Saturday 7th July Bottesford, kicking off at 3pm. Tuesday 10th July, sees a trip to Selby, kicking off at 7.45pm as Gainsborough travel to the North Yorkshire side who compete in the Northern Counties East League, Division One. The following Tuesday, 17th July we begin our defence of the Lincolnshire County Cup when we entertain the winners of the Grantham vs Stamford tie.

A trip to the Sun Hat Villas Stadium is our final Saturday friendly before commencing league action on Saturday 18th August, Lincoln United our opponents. See our recently updated fixtures page for a full list of pre-season fixtures.


An Interview with Joe Maguire

There was an air of inevitability around Joe Maguire’s decision to sign for Gainsborough Trinity last week. The experienced defender, still only 26, has often sent an admiring glance in the direction of the Northolme and has previous with one of the club’s management team. So when the call came, it didn’t take long to make up his mind, having already decided not to return to Silverlands, home of Buxton FC.


Emirates FA Cup Ball For All

Players from across the football pyramid will have their names at the heart of this season’s Emirates FA Cup Final. The FA has placed the names of 137 goalscorers from this season’s competition on the Nike Ordem V, Cup Final ball to be used at the 137th edition of the showpiece fixture. The Ball For All celebrates players from Step 6 of the National League system through to the Premier League, who all share the accolade of being a goalscorer in the world’s oldest domestic cup competition.


First Batch Commit Future To Trinity

The following players have verbally committed their future to the club for next season (2018/19):

Shane Clarke
Nathan Stainfield
Alex Simmons
Liam King
Ioan Evans


Fixtures Announced

Gainsborough Trinity Football Club are now in a position to announce the Retained and Released Lists for the 2018/19 season. Lee Sinnott has spent the day in talks with players and wanted to ensure all parties had been spoken to before announcing the news. The following players have been offered terms of re-engagment for next season, with the management expressing a desire to keep these players at Gainsborough for the 2018/19 season.


Highlights from Saturday's last game of the season, at home against Tamworth. Match played on Saturday 28th April 2018.

The boss talks to Dale Storey of BBC Radio Lincolnshire after Saturdays’s 3-0 win against Tamworth at the Gainsborough Martin & Co Arena. Match played on Saturday 28th April 2018.

Henrich takes time out following the end of his season on loan from Derby County and reflects positively on his spell despite the season ultimately ending in relegation. Match played on Saturday 28th April 2018.

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