MATCH GALLERY: Ilkeston FC 2 Nantwich Town 3

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Ilkeston took another step nearer the relegation trapdoor with this defeat at home to Nantwich but that only tells half the story.

Three down with 20 minutes left and almost entirely out of the game, a stirring finale saw them pull two goals back, strike a post and nearly salvage the most unlikely of points.

Ilkeston FC v Nantwich (orange)

Ilkeston FC v Nantwich (orange)

In the end, however, Nantwich held on and the reality of relegation being just around the corner was again what the Robins were left to face