Forest Green Rovers


Mark Cooper will consider abandoning his football principles in return for a more pragmatic approach if Forest Green Rovers do not experience an upturn in fortunes in the very near future. Since ascending to the Football League for the first time in their history via the National League play-off final at Wembley, the self-styled ‘little …

Unbeaten Exeter City will face off against newly promoted Forest Green Rovers on Saturday at The New Lawn. Exeter City have been in fine form, sitting at the top of League Two while Forest Green Rovers are adjusting to the league. Exeter City manager Paul Tisdale is cautious of their opponents on Saturday. “It is …

MARK Cooper is hoping new signing Mark Roberts can help plug the gaps in a Forest Green Rovers defence that has so far proved porous to say the least. Unbounded optimism generated by the Gloucestershire club’s rise to Football League status has, to a degree, been dulled by exposure to the harsh environs of League …

OMAR Bugiel’s remarkable rise to prominence looks set to continue following his latest call-up for Lebanon. This time last year, the pacey striker was plying his trade for Worthing in the relative obscurity of the Bostik League’s Premier Division. But then upwardly-mobile Forest Green Rovers came calling, since when everything has changed for the 20-year-old. …

Forest Green Rovers have completed the signing of 18-year-old Toni Gomes from Liverpool on a season long loan. The pacey forward is a Portugal youth international and has appeared regularly for Liverpool in the U17, U18 and U23 sides since signing in 2015, as well as making his debut for the first team in a …

ALTHOUGH the new football season is still in its embryonic stages, we have already learned a good deal from Forest Green Rovers’ early forays in League Two. Promoted via the National League play-offs in May, the ‘little club on the hill’ is embarking upon a ground-breaking journey of exploration into previously uncharted territory. Given the …

CHRISTIAN Doidge has learned to fall in love with football all over again since joining forces with Forest Green Rovers. Feted by Rovers fans after scoring 27 times to help the Gloucestershire club achieve promotion to the Football League for the very first time last season, the Newport-born centre forward might easily have been lost …