Match Preview – Swindon Town vs Forest Green Rovers

Forest Green Rovers face Swindon in the second round of the Checkatrade Trophy tonight, after finishing runners up to Swansea City U21s in their group.

Forest Green’s, Manny Monthe who is currently undergoing a three-game suspension will be available for tonights game, Charlie Cooper made a return to the bench at the weekend.

Forest Green Rovers will be hoping to get a win tonight as when they met earlier this season Swindon Town took the win with two late strikes, the full time score 2-0.

Swindon Town have lost their last three games in all competitions and tonight will be looking to arrest that form. Forest Green have only lost one game in their last 6 with 3 draws, two wins and 1 loss.

This will be the third meeting between the two sides. Forest Green have not yet won against the Robins.



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