Category Archive: Forest Green Rovers

May 21

Rovers sign fourth striker

After announcing the arrival of three new strikers in the last fortnight, Forest Green Rovers today added another forward to their ranks with the signing of former Portsmouth and Gambian international forward Omar ‘OJ’ Koroma. Koroma, 22, has impressed on trial with FGR including some clinical performances in the reserves, persuading manager David Hockaday to …

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May 11

Another striker for FGR

Forest Green Rovers have added another striker to the fold as their bid to strengthen the squad for a promotion push next season continues. After capturing Magno Vieira from Blue Square Premier champions Fleetwood, manager Dave Hockaday has quickly followed up with the signatures of forwards Ben Wright from Braintree Town and yesterday’s signing Phil …

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May 10

Striker Marsh joins FGR

Former Stalybridge Celtic striker Phil Marsh has signed for Forest Green Rovers. Marsh, who was released by ex FGR boss Jim Harvey’s Celtic side, at the end of the season announced his move via Twitter.

May 02

Forest Green Rovers sign Brazilian striker

Forest Green Rovers have signed striker Magno Vieira, who has starred for recently crowned Blue Square Bet Premier Champions Fleetwood Town over the past two seasons. The 27-year-old Brazilian has made over 200 senior appearances and scored more than 70 times in a professional career that started with Wigan Athletic before taking in spells at …

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Apr 10

Photo Gallery: Bath City v Forest Green Rovers

Match action from Forest Green Rover’s away victory over already relegated local rivals Bath City. All pictures (c) Trevor White, just click on the image below to view the gallery.

Mar 17

Forest Green Rovers 1 – 3 Hayes & Yeading United

FOREST Green Rovers failure to convert their chances again told against relegation threatened Hayes & Yeading United at the New Lawn as Rovers suffered their second home defeat of the year, writes Richard Joyce. The return of England C international defender Jamie Turley in place of Luke Graham was Forest Green’s only change from the …

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Mar 14

Gallery: Grimsby Town v Forest Green Rovers

A selection of photos from Forest Green’s defeat at the hands of the Mariners. Click on the image below to see the gallery.

Mar 11

Grimsby Town 2 – 1 Forest Green Rovers | an alternative view

A last-minute free kick from loan defender Conor Townsend kept Grimsby Town firmly in the play-off hunt and perhaps extinguishing any hopes that Forest Green Rovers had of reaching the top five. Townsend’s perfectly-executed effort came in the 90th-minute as an exciting game between two good football sides ended in dramatic circumstances. Anthony Elding missed …

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Mar 11

Grimsby Town 2 – 1 Forest Green Rovers

A SPIRITED Forest Green performance at Grimsby was undone by Conor Townsend’s final minute edge of the box free kick which earned the Mariners all three points at Blundell Park, writes Richard Joyce. Towsend’s late free kick was the culmination of a frantic last quarter of an hour in Lincolnshire which saw Forest Green keeper …

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Mar 09

FGR trio head out on loan

Forest Green Rovers midfielder Chris Allen and young defenders Callum Henry and Jeffrey Imudia have gone out on loan for a month to gain match time. Imudia, 21, joins Blue Square South outfit Staines Town, while Allen, 23, moves to Frome Town and Henry, 20, to Evesham United – both in the Evo-Stick Southern Premier …

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