We face our first double header of pre-season this weekend when we face up to two teams from the county who will both play in the same division this season.
Our October time trip to Aldershot Town has been switched to a new date after it was confirmed the game has been selected for television coverage on BT Sport.
Despite a 3-0 defeat, assistant manager Jamie Day remains upbeat but has reminded the squad that places are still up for grabs.
David Pipe is looking ahead to the game against Aston Villa tonight. He feels confident after the 1-1 draw with Cardiff a week ago and believes that Rovers could get something out of the game.
Last season’s FA Cup finalists, Aston Villa, roll into town this evening, bringing with them a number of big name players from their first team squad (7pm).
Tickets for tomorrow evening’s pre-season friendly clash with an Aston Villa XI are available online as we get set to host our third pre-season game of the summer.
Business networking returns to Forest Green Rovers for the new season with the first event taking place at our home match with West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday 28th July.
We return to pre-season action on Saturday with a short hop over to Brimscombe & Thrupp for our first away pre-season friendly (1pm).
Initial plans for a new Forest Green Rovers stadium have been unveiled today as part of a 100 acre sports and green technology centre called Eco Park.
Located at Junction 13 of the M5, half of Eco Park will be dedicated to creating state-of-the-arts sporting facilities, including a 5,000 capacity all-seater stadium for FGR (capable of expansion to 10,000), training fields, 4G pitches, multi-disciplinary sporting area, as well as a sports science hub.
The FGR Ladies side are holding a Race Night at Slimbridge FC’s Wisloe Road this evening as they look to raise important funds ahead of the new season.
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08/08/2015 3:00 pm
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