The stunning images that show how Harrogate Town achieved historic Wembley victory... and then celebrated!!!

Harrogate Town players and staff gleefully celebrated on the Wembley turf after a thrilling 3-1 victory over Notts County saw them clinch promotion to the Football League.

Sunday, 2nd August 2020, 7:02 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd August 2020, 7:08 pm
Harrogate Town players celebrate after the final whistle having beaten Notts County 3-1 and securing a place in the Football League for the first time in their history. Picture: Getty Images

Supporters may not have been allowed in the stadium due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that did not stop the players giving the celebrations their all as they sprayed champagne and danced with joy. And in case you were wondering if it was all a dream... these picture are proof that it was VERY real indeed.

Harrogate Town's George Thomson celebrates after giving Harrogate Town the lead against Notts County at Wembley. All pictures: Getty Images
The Harrogate players celebrate the opening goal from George Thomson at Wembley.

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Connor Hall stretches out a leg at the far post to bundle home Harrogate's second goal of the afternoon and put them 2-0 up.
Two nil up and cruising as Connor Hall manages to steer the ball into the net at the far post after an inch-perfect cross from George Thomson.
Notts County have pulled a goal back and Town are under the cosh. Manager Simon Weaver has plenty to say during the second-half drinks break.
The clinching goal as Jack Diamond gets in ahead of the defender to expertly flick Jack Muldoon's cross into the corner of the net.
Jack Diamond celebrates his goal and Town are one step closer to a historic Wembley victory.
Loan star Jack Diamond is the hero as he celebrates Harrogate Town's third goal of the day and the one which clinches promotion to the Football League.
Players and staff celebrate their historic Wembley victory... a win which sees them promoted to the Football League.
We did it!!! Players and staff celebrate at the final whistle after their 3-1 Wembley triumph over Notts County.
Champagne Supernovas!!!! Harrogate Town players celebrate reaching the Football League for the first time in their history.
Manager Simon Weaver proudly looks on as his players celebrate their promotion to the Football League.
Joyous scenes on the Wembley turf as Harrogate Town players celebrate their 3-1 victory in the National League Promotion Final.
Captain fantastic Josh Falkingham kisses the trophy in celebration following Town's promotion to the Football League.
We Did it!!! Town players and staff celebrate their stunning victory.