The manager of Gateshead FC, Gary Mills, said he desperately wanted a win at Wembley. His team lost 2-1 to Cambridge in the Conference Play-Off final, ending their hopes of a return to the top level of football, after 54 years as a non-league club.
On to sport and preparations are well underway for Gateshead's trip to Wembley.
Gateshead FC has sold nearly 7000 tickets for the play off final at Wembley but Heed supporters will be outnumbered by Cambridge United fans
Only one game now stands between Gateshead and the Football League.