LiveFA Trophy dreams end for Forest Green in penalty shoot-out drama

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  • Forest Green crash out of the FA Trophy second round replay after a 3-1 penalty shoot-out at the New Lawn against Evo-Stik Northern Premier League minnows Chorley.

10:30pm

FGR's FA Trophy dreams are all over as they lose 3-1 in the penalty shoot-out against minnows Chorley at the New Lawn

10:29pm

Forest Green: Green misses, Chorley win shoot-out 3-1

10:28pm

Chorley: Dale Whitham scores 1-3

10:28pm

Forest Green: Taylor scores 1-2

10:27pm

Chorley: Darren Stephenson scores 0-2

10:26pm

Forest Green: Norwood misses

10:26pm

Chorley: James Dean scores 0-1

10:25pm

Forest Green: Barnes-Homer misses

10:24pm

Penalty shoot-out

Chorley: Josh Hine misses

10:20pm

It finishes 0-0 after extra-time at the New Lawn. The cup tie now enters a penalty shoot-out

10:14pm

114 mins - Chorley keeper Ashton fumbles a Norwood cross and Alabi appears to be upended following a defensive melee

10:08pm

110 mins - Alabi booked for a late challenge on Chorley's captain Andy Teague

10:03pm

Second half of extra-time gets underway

10:02pm

105 mins - Sam Russell gets a last-gasp block as Chorley go close to breaking the stalemate at the end of the first half of extra-time

9:56pm

100 mins - Rovers step up the pressure with a flurry of corners

9:45pm

Extra-time gets underway at an increasingly foggy New Lawn

9:40pm

All square at the New Lawn, FGR 0 Chorley 0, and the game will now go to extra-time

9:36pm

The fourth official indicates four minutes of added time

9:28pm

83 mins - Taylor tries his luck from a distance with a 30 yard sting

9:24pm

79 mins - Striker Matty Taylor replaces Marcus Kelly

9:19pm

73 mins - Kelly's sublime cross into the box almost picks out Racine who had ghosted forward from the back as Rovers look to break the deadlock

9:17pm

Tonight's match attendance at the New Lawn is 508 with 51 Chorley fans making the trip from Lancashire

9:17pm

70 mins - Barnes-Homer scampers down the right and arrows a ball into the box with Alabi's first time strike just wide

9:12pm

65 mins - Anthony Barry surrenders possession in midfield to allow Chorley's Josh Hine to burst into the box but Jared Hodgkiss does well to get a crucial block in

9:08pm

63 mins - Last ditch defending from Chorley's Mark Ross denies Marcus Kelly from getting a toe on the end of Barnes-Homer's cross-shot

9:06pm

61 mins - Paul Green replaces Al Bangura

9:01pm

54 mins - Adam Roscoe misses a golden chance to put the Lancashire outfit ahead after great work down the right side from Chorley danger man Dean. Rovers' ripost is immediate with Norwood firing over the bar

8:56pm

50 mins - Rovers continue to apply the pressure with Barnes-Homer forces Chorley's Sam Ashton into a plunging save

8:55pm

49 mins - Alabi feeds Norwood who lashes over the bar from 25 yards

8:52pm

47 mins - Barnes-Homer fizzes over the bar with a well struck volley

8:50pm

Second half is underway

8:33pm

FGR 0 Chorley 0

8:31pm

The fourth official indicates two minutes of added time

8:24pm

37 mins - Chorley's Dean is equally profligate when he fires over inside the box with just Russell to beat

8:22pm

35 mins - Matthew Barnes-Homer spurns a great chance to put Rovers 1-0 ahead when he somehow contrives to nod over from point blank range from a Norwood cross

8:13pm

27 mins - Yellow card for Forest Green's Al Bangura

8:12pm

26 mins - Desperate defending from Chorley's Keil O'Brien snuffs out a chance for James Norwood after a James Alabi cut-back

8:04pm

19 mins - Forest Green boss Ady Pennock is forced into an early change with defender Jamie Turley limping off to be replaced by Aarran Racine

8:00pm

15 mins - The dangerous James Dean forces FGR's Sam Russell into a superb stop

7:49pm

4 mins - Slack defending from Rovers sees James Dean miss a great opportunity to put Chorley 1-0 up

7:48pm

2 mins - An early Ed Asafu-Adjaye cross is arrowed into the box. Goes out for a goal kick as Rovers start on the front-foot

7:45pm

The action gets underway at the New Lawn

7:39pm

FGR: S Russell, J Hodgkiss, E Asafu-Adjaye, J Turley, D Bennett, A Bangura, A Barry, M Kelly, M Barnes-Homer, J Norwood, J Alabi

SUBS: M Taylor, A Racine, R Styche, P Green, A McHugh

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