Northern Premier League β€’ East Midlands


Gainsborough Trinity Football Club is an association football club, based in Gainsborough. Founded 150 years ago in 1873, the team currently compete in the Northern Premier League, the 7th tier of English football.

They play their home matches at The Northolme, and are nicknamed "The Trinity".

The team's playing kit is manufactured by EV2.


Gainsborough Trinity was founded in 1873 and has been playing in the Midland League and later the Northern Premier League ever since.

The club has had several former players go on to play for England, including Jackie Morton and Fred Spicksley.

The club has also had some success in the FA Cup, reaching the Second Round Proper on eight occasions between 1927 and 1939.

In 2009, a new chairman took over the club and brought success but left the club in 2013 with a new team of directors.

In 2019, Liam King and Ross Hannah took over as joint managers and look to bring further success to Gainsborough Trinity.