Gresley FC Homepage
Next First Team Game
Carlton Town
7.45pm, Wed 26th Sep (away)


Note that this page is from our Gresley Rovers archive.
It may not be related to the new club Gresley FC.
Story posted: Monday, 14th May 1990

Gresley, Romans facing play-off
Story courtesy of
Gresley Rovers and Rocester could be forced into a sudden death play-off for a place in the Beazer Homes League.
Players from both teams have already packed their boots away for next season but could now be asked to turn out again in an all or nothing battle.

The play-off situation would only be a last ditch measure to sort out the complicated promotion picture but the Beazer League confirmed today that the provision is there if necessary.

The possibility of a play-off game has been made more likely by the large number of promotion applicants this year.

At least seven clubs are hoping to gain a place in the Beazer Midland next season and have applied for ground grading.

Only teams passing the ground inspection will be in the running for promotion and priority will then be given to clubs with the best final league positions.

But it is possible that some teams may not be separated by either criteria forcing a dramatic play-off situation.

If thatís the case Rocester are most likely to face Rothwell Town and Gresley to take on Evesham United in a final promotion battle.

The picture should become clearer next week when officials meet to discuss promotion issues.
Gresley FC Partners
Safe Scaffolding Midlands
League Position
  Team P GD Pts
8 Lincoln United 7 3 10
9 Sheffield FC 7 0 10
10 AFC Mansfield 6 -1 10
11 Stocksbridge Park Steels 7 -2 10
12 Wisbech Town 6 -1 8
13 Gresley 7 -5 7
14 Carlton Town 6 -1 6
15 Tadcaster Albion 6 -2 6
16 Cleethorpes Town 6 -2 5
17 Spalding United 6 -2 5
18 Loughborough Dynamo 6 -3 5

Full Table

Forthcoming Fixtures
Carlton Town
Wed, 26th Sep 2018, 7.45pm (Away)
Frickley Athletic
Sat, 29th Sep 2018, 3.00pm (Home)
Stamford AFC
Tue, 2nd Oct 2018, 7.45pm (Home)
Pickering Town
Sat, 6th Oct 2018, 3.00pm (Away)
Stocksbridge Park Steels Action
Today's Featured Player