Forest Green

Mark Cooper

Manager

Mark Cooper


Nickname FGR

Founded 1889

Stadium The New Lawn

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Forest Green Rovers are in the Football League for the first time in their history after boss Mark Cooper led his troops into League Two, via the play-offs, in his first season at the helm.

After 19 long seasons trapped in the National Conference the club finally ended years of hurt after beating Tranmere Rovers in the play-off final at Wembley.

Forest Green Rovers are owned by Ecotricity millionaire Dale Vince has high hopes of leading the club up into the Championship in the future, but the club's immediate task will be preserving their Football League status.

Rovers are known as the "greenest club in the world", with solar panels on one stand, an organic pitch, electric car charging points, while only vegan food is on sale. It's a unique approach to the beautiful game, but it has so far worked wonders.

Recent Form

Won
60%
Drawn
20%
Lost
20%

Forest Green have reaped 6 wins in the last 10 games, beating Crewe Alexandra, Macclesfield Town, Morecambe, Stevenage, Coventry City and Cheltenham Town. 2 draws against Crawley Town and Notts County and defeats to and Newport County has seen them score 13 at an average of 1.3 goals per game while shipping 12.

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Recent Results

Manager History

ManagerStart Date - End DateRecord
Mark Cooper09 May 2016 - PresentWon: 36, Drawn: 19, Lost: 22
Ady Pennock13 Nov 2013 - 27 Apr 2016Won: 62, Drawn: 38, Lost: 32
Adrian Pennock12 Nov 2013 - 27 Apr 2016Won: 63, Drawn: 38, Lost: 32
Dave Hockaday09 Sep 2009 - 21 Oct 2013Won: 64, Drawn: 50, Lost: 75
Jim Harvey03 Sep 2006 - 02 Aug 2009Unknown
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League Performance
PWDLGDPts
1. Lincoln City6437151247126
2. Forest Green6430151917105
3. Notts County1811431437
4. Luton Town1810532635
5. Accrington Stanley1810441134
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