Jason Walker has joined Southport on a month long loan in a bid to gain match fitness.
Walker, 29, signed for Forest Green Rovers until the end of the 2013-14 season after the former York City striker returned to the UK from a six month spell in Swedish football.
The one and only former Barnet man in the Forest Green Rovers squad is looking forward to taking on his old employers when they visit The New Lawn on Tuesday evening (7:45pm).
Barnet’s visit to Rovers new home will be their first since the club moved from their former base 400 yards down the road and Magno Vieira, who featured 21 times for the Bees in their 2006-07 League Two campaign, is relishing the prospect of taking on one of his old clubs.
Dynamic midfielder Marcus Kelly has agreed terms to stay at Forest Green Rovers until the end of next season.The 27-year-old has shown his class in achieving nine Man-of-the-Match displays out of 27 appearances this season after arriving on trial in the summer.
It’s Kids Go Free on Saturday as we welcome Southport to The New Lawn for our first meeting with the Sandgrounders this season (3pm).
By using the promotional code from Facebook or Twitter, up to four under 16’s tickets can be purchased for free from the online club shop. This offer is not available on match day from the ticket office.
Forest Green Rovers' match away to Macclesfield Town will now be played on Tuesday 15th April (7:45pm).
The fixture was postponed last Saturday after The Silkmen's pitch was deemed unplayable following a referee's inspection.
Luke Oliver has already taken up the option of extending his stay at The New Lawn until the end of next season.
The 29-year-old signed a deal with Forest Green until the end of the season, with the option of further year, after leaving Bradford City by mutual consent at the end of January.
Kids-go-free this Saturday as Forest Green Rovers welcome Southport to The New Lawn this Saturday afternoon (3:00pm).
No vouchers to download this time, instead it's an online offer only (not available at the ticket office on the day!).
A trip to Aldershot on Tuesday evening will hopefully reignite Forest Green’s Conference Premier campaign after the recent bad weather has led to three weeks of postponements (7:45pm).
Four consecutive cancellations have dislodged the momentum manager Ady Pennock’s side were building last month. But with plenty of games to make up on, the squad will be eager to get things going again ahead of what looks to be an exciting final few months of the campaign.
Forest Green Rovers postponed fixture away to Woking has been rearranged for Tuesday 1st April (7.45pm).
After the original game on Saturday 1st February was washed out, the rearranged fixture was earmarked by Woking to be played on Tuesday 4th March but with that week set aside for international matches (including England C in Jordan) the match will instead be played on 1st April.
With yet another Rovers trip succumbing to the bad weather at the weekend, supporters will have their fingers crossed Tuesday’s visit to Aldershot will go ahead, and the Supporters Club are taking bookings on the fans coach going to the game.
We were originally set to take on the Shots on New Year’s Day at their Hampshire home but the match was called off a short time before kick-off.
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