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Information on Lincoln City Football Club during the First World War, including squads, results and players served. On 18 February, Lincoln went on to beat top flight side Burnley 1–0 to historically go through to the FA Cup quarter final, the first time a non-league club had progressed to the last eight since 1914.

Other prominent Lincolnshire rivals of the past include Gainsborough Trinity and Boston United, however meetings are nowadays limited between the clubs. Their first game in the Football League was a 4–2 away defeat to Sheffield United on 3 September 1892. [8] On 12 May Lincoln drew 0–0 with Exeter City F.C in the first leg of the League Two Playoff. In the 1997–98 season, Lincoln were promoted from the Third Division (previously the Fourth Division), but were immediately relegated back on the next season. Founder members of the Football League Third Division North in 1921, they won promotion as champions in 1931–32, but were relegated two seasons later.

The shorts of the kit are also largely black, sporting red accents, and the socks red with black and white accents. [4] Lincoln City were relegated again from League Two (previously the Third Division) on the last day of the end of the 2010–11 season.

The club have played at Sincil Bank since 1895.

On 3 May 2002 Lincoln entered into administration.

After the disbanding of Lincoln Rovers (formerly Lincoln Recreation) in 1884, Lincoln City FC was formed as an amateur football association, and the first game Lincoln played was an emphatic 9–1 victory over local rivals Sleaford, on 4 October 1884.

Founder members of the Football League Third Division North in 1921, they won promotion as champions in 1931–32, but were relegated two seasons later.

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Lincoln City transfer news: Michael Appleton has been speaking about the summer of change at Sincil Bank which has seen nine new signings arrive at the club ahead of the 2020-21 season

Originally they played at the John O'Gaunts ground, provided by wealthy local brewer Robert Dawber.

Lincoln City scores, results and fixtures on BBC Sport, including live football scores, goals and goal scorers. Relegated in 1978–79, they secured promotion again two years later but suffered a double relegation to find themselves in the Conference by 1987.

Lincoln United, the other football club based in Lincoln, are further down the footballing pyramid and are not a considered rival. Lincoln City performance & form graph is SofaScore Football livescore unique algorithm that we are generating from team’s last 10 matches, statistics, detailed analysis and our own knowledge. © 2020 BBC.

They were promoted again in 1997–98, but were relegated the next season.

The winning goal was scored by Elliot Whitehouse in the 16th minute and was the only goal of the match. Video, 00:02:59Lincoln's massive risk paying off - Appleton, How the EFL Trophy brought Lincoln together, Jones called 'exceptional' as Reds hit seven, Carabao Cup: Liverpool score seven, Man City & Villa progress, Lincoln thrash Bradford to earn Liverpool tie, Carabao Cup: Bournemouth win epic shootout, Villa, West Ham & Newcastle through.

[11] Lincoln won League Two, on 22 April 2019, after a 0–0 draw against Tranmere Rovers, having been top of the table since 25 August 2018.

Record league attendance: 5 March 1949 v. Record cup attendance: 15 November 1967 v. This page was last edited on 18 October 2020, at 02:01. They reached the play-offs in five consecutive seasons, from 2002 to 2007, losing in the final twice (2002–03 and 2004–05) and the semi-finals three times, which is a competition record. After the disbanding of Lincoln Rovers (formerly Lincoln Recreation) in 1884, Lincoln City FC was formed as an amateur association, turning professional in the 1891–92 season. Two successive relegations left them in the Fourth Division by 1962, where they would remain until Graham Taylor's title winning campaign of 1975–76. [9] In the second leg, on 17 May, Lincoln lost 3–1.[10]. Previously, Lincoln City had played at the nearby John O'Gaunts ground since the club's 1884 inception.

The home of Lincoln City on BBC Sport online. There are also all Lincoln City scheduled matches that they are going to play in the future. Due to Dawber's death in 1895, Lincoln moved from the John O'Gaunts Ground to Sincil Bank. Lincoln City Football Club team news on Sky Sports - See fixtures, live scores, results, stats, video, photos and more.. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio.