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.
Forest Green's match against Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
A pitch inspection by the referee at 8am this morning found the surface to be unplayable.
A pitch inspection will take place at the Moss Rose at 8am tomorrow morning ahead of Forest Green Rovers match against Macclesfield Town.
The Silkmen's previous home fixture against Luton Town on Tuesday went ahead after a similar build up of rain and snow, but further rain this week has neccessitated an early check from the referee.
Forest Green return to the scene of one of the club’s most memorable moments from last season on Saturday as we take on Macclesfield Town at Moss Rose (3pm).
Stephen Brogan’s last minute winner handed Rovers a 2-1 victory and second place in the table last season, beginning a run that would see the club top of the Conference Premier standings at the end of the month.
The FGR Supporters Club are taking bookings for the fans coach travelling to Saturday’s game at Macclesfield – the scene of one of Rovers finest moments last season.
Stephen Brogan’s last minute winner on his debut handed Forest Green a fine 2-1 victory over a side that had just been relegated from the Football League.
Forest Green Rovers postponed fixture against Barnet at The New Lawn has been rearranged for Tuesday 25th February (7:45pm).
The game was called off on Saturday after a second pitch inspection on matchday morning determined that enough rain had fallen overnight to make the pitch unplayable after an initial referee's check on the Friday had given the go ahead.
Forest Green Rovers match against Braintree Town at The New Lawn has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
While groundsman Stewart Ward was optimistic yesterday that The New Lawn pitch was draining well, heavy rain overnight and again this morning meant a pitch inspection was needed.
Braintree Town are the visitors to The New Lawn on Tuesday evening as Forest Green look to get a result that will return them to the top half of the Conference Premier table (7:45pm).
It will have been 18 days since Forest Green’s last outing by the time Tuesday’s clash comes around, although there will still be one eye on the weather, with Rovers fans everywhere hoping the game takes place.
Despite the best efforts of ground staff, the match against Barnet at The New Lawn today has been postponed.
A second pitch inspection this morning determined that enough rain fell last night to make the pitch unplayable after an initial referee's check yesterday gave the go ahead.
First team boss Ady Pennock will be hoping the bad weather stays away overnight so he can see his team test themselves against a side making their first ever visit to The New Lawn - Barnet FC.
As it stands, Saturday's match against Barnet is still on after the pitch passed a referee's inspection at 12:30pm on Friday but a second pitch inspection will take place at 8:30am tomorrow morning with rain expected overnight.
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