Ilkeston FC must pick themselves up and prepare for another season in the Evo-Stik Premier after they were beaten 1-0 by Curzon Ashton in the play-off final.
Simon Woodford gave the home side a deserved lead on 18 minutes, which they held on to to secure their place in next season’s Conference North.
Boss Kevin Wilson said he was proud of his players despite the heart-breaking defeat.
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