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Forest Green Rovers FC

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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1889 as Forest Green

Current Division: EFL League Two
Home Stadium: The New Lawn
Address: Another Way, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire GL6 0FG

Nicknames: Rovers, The Green, The Little Club On The Hill, Green Army
Main Sponsors 2019/20: Ecotricity
Club Mascot: The Green Devil


Derby Matches

Cheltenham Town, Gloucester City, Bristol City, Bristol Rovers, Exeter City, Plymouth Argyle, Swindon Town, Torquay United, Yeovil Town

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Home

Forest Green Rovers FC - Official 2019/20 Home Kit

Bright green and black zebra striped shirt. Green shorts with black zebra stripes, trim and detailing. Green socks with black trim and detailing.

Away

Forest Green Rovers FC - Official 2019/20 Away Kit

Black and dark grey tonal zebra striped shirt with bright green trim. Black shorts with green detailing. Black and green hooped socks with black detailing.

Third

Forest Green Rovers FC - Official 2019/20 Third Kit

Sky blue and white camouflage shirt and shorts with black trim. Sky blue and black hooped socks with black detailing.


History and Honours

Previous Names

Forest Green (1889-1893)
Forest Green Rovers (1893-1894)
Nailsworth AFC (1894-1898)
Forest Green Rovers (1898-1911)
Nailsworth & Forest Green United (1911-1968)
Forest Green Rovers (1968-1989)
Stroud (1989-1992)


Stadium History

The New Lawn (2006-Present) / View Stadium
The Lawn (1890-2006)


Club Honours

National League Play-Off Winners: 2016/17
FA Vase Winners: 1981/82
Southern League Premier Division Champions: 1997/98
Southern League Southern Division Champions: 1996/97
Hellenic League Champions: 1981/82
Gloucestershire Northern Senior League Champions: 1937/38, 1949/50, 1950/51
Gloucestershire Northern Senior League Division 2 Champions: 1955/56
North Gloucestershire League Champions: 1920/21, 1921/22
Stroud Premier League Champions: 1934/35, 1935/36, 1936/37
Stroud & District League Champions: 1911/12, 1920/21
Dursley & District League Champions : 1902/03
Gloucestershire Northern Junior Cup Winners: 1920/21

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1st Team Squad 2019/20

Ebou Adams (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Jack Aitchison (Forward, On loan from Celtic, Scotland) /  Soccerbase  
Odin Bailey (Midfielder, On loan from Birmingham City) /  Soccerbase  
Dominic Bernard (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Jevani Brown (Midfielder, On loan from Colchester United) /  Soccerbase  
Aaron Collins (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Vaughn Covil (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Kevin Dawson (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Elliott Frear (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Udoka Godwin-Malife (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Dayle Grubb (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Robert Hall (Forward, On loan from Oxford United) /  Soccerbase  
Liam Kitching (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Conrad Logan (Goalkeeper, On loan from Mansfield Town) /  Soccerbase  
Josh March (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Shawn McCoulsky (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Nathan McGinley (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Matt Mills (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Joseph Mills (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Junior Mondal (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
James Morton (Midfielder, On loan from Bristol City) /  Soccerbase  
Farrend Rawson (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Liam Shephard (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Mathew Stevens (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Chris Stokes (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Lewis Thomas (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
George Williams (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Carl Winchester (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  

Club Staff

Boardroom

Chairman: Dale Vince
Vice-Chairman: Phil Butterworth
President: John Duff
Vice-President: Allen Grant
Directors: Trevor Saunders, Chris Wintle, Karyn Coombes, Asif Rehmanwala
Chief Executive Officer: Helen Taylor


Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Mark Cooper (Age 51 years) / Appointed 9th May 2016 (4 years, 5 months, 22 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Assistant Manager: Scott Lindsey
Goalkeeping Coach: Dan Connor

Former Managers

Adrian Pennock
Dave Hockaday
Jim Harvey
Gary Owers
Alan Lewer
Tim Harris
Colin Addison
Nigel Spink
Frank Gregan
Pat Casey
Bobby Jones
Jeff Evans
John Evans
Steve Millard
Roy Hillman
Bob Mursell
Tony Morris
Peter Goring
Alan Morris
Jimmy Sewell
Don Cowley
Eddie Cowley
Bill Thomas

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Club Media

Official Websites

/ Website: forestgreenroversfc.com
/ Online Store: shop.forestgreenroversfc.com
/ Ticket Information: forestgreenroversfc.com/tickets


Official Social Media

Forest Green Rovers FC - Official Facebook  / Facebook: facebook.com/fgrfc
Forest Green Rovers FC - Official Instagram  / Instagram: instagram.com/fgrfc_official
Forest Green Rovers FC - Official Twitter  / Twitter: twitter.com/fgrfc_official
Forest Green Rovers FC - Official YouTube  / YouTube: youtube.com/fgrfcofficial


Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Radio Gloucestershire: (95.0, 95.8 & 104.7 FM / 1413 MW / 10C (213.360MHz) DAB)

Club Trivia

Famous Supporters

Jack Russell: (Artist and former Gloucestershire and England cricketer)  / Website: jackrussell.co.uk  / Twitter: @jackrussellart

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