LiveFerocious Forest Green hit Salisbury City for four at the New Lawn tonight

First published in Sport
Last updated
by

This live event has finished

Summary

  • Forest Green enhanced their play-off hopes with a resounding 4-0 victory over Salisbury City at the New Lawn tonight.
  • First half stunning strikes from defenders Aarran Racine and Jared Hodgkiss followed by second half goals from Lee Hughes and a Yan Klukowski injury time goal handed Ady Pennock’s side the points.

9:41pm

Forest Green enhanced their play-off hopes with a resounding 4-0 victory over Salisbury City at the New Lawn tonight.

First half stunning strikes from defenders Aarran Racine and Jared Hodgkiss followed by second half goals from Lee Hughes and a Yan Klukowski injury time goal handed Ady Pennock’s side the points.

9:40pm

Forest Green 4 Salisbury 0

9:40pm

Rovers' goal tide continues with Matty Taylor arrowing in a superb cross from the right for the leaping Yan Klukowski to glance home his tenth goal of the season

9:36pm

There will be four minutes added time

9:34pm

88 mins - Sub Luke Rodgers releases Matty Taylor who fires a left-footed strike into Will Puddy

9:31pm

Today's match attendance at the New Lawn is 918 with 85 travelling Salisbury fans

9:24pm

79 mins - Final Forest Green substitution sees Paul Green replace Anthony Barry

9:16pm

71 mins - Lee Hughes is replaced by Luke Rodgers

9:11pm

65 mins - A free-flowing Forest Green move involving Hodgkiss and Kelly finishes with Lee Hughes curling agonisingly wide from 25-yards

9:10pm

64 mins - Yan Klukowski replaces James Norwood

9:02pm

57 mins - Lee Hughes smashes home from close range following neat-approach play from Matty Taylor.

FGR 3 Salisbury 0

8:58pm

52 mins - Yellow card for Lee Hughes for a handball

8:51pm

Second half gets underway

8:43pm

Stroud News and Journal:

Jared Hodgkiss celerates after scoring Forest Green's second goal.

Picture: Tom Wren

8:41pm

Stroud News and Journal:

Aarran Racine fires Forest Green into the lead

Picture: Tom Wren

8:35pm

FGR 2 Salisbury 0

8:33pm

There will two minutes of added time

8:29pm

41 mins - Jared Hodgkiss makes it 2-0 to Rovers with a thunderous right-footed 35-yard strike

8:28pm

39 mins - The jet-heeled James Norwood bursts through the middle and watches his skidding strike pushed round the post by goalkeeper Will Puddy

8:26pm

38 mins - Aarran Racine volleys through a plethora of Salisbury defenders to give Forest Green the lead

8:25pm

37 mins - Lee Hughes nods over the bar from a James Norwood pull-back

8:19pm

32 mins - The fleet-footed James Norwood cuts in from the right and fires a left-footed strike over the bar

8:15pm

27 mins - Rob Sinclair arrows in a pin-point free-kick which Angus MacDonald nods over for Salisbury

8:09pm

20 mins - Sam Russell is almost caught napping after Angus MacDonald's audacious shot from just inside Forest Green's half forces the back-pedalling Russell to glove over

8:05pm

17 mins - Marcus Kelly's free-kick is flicked on by Matty Taylor into the path of Eddie Oshodi who's point-blank range shot is saved by Salisbury's Will Puddy

7:57pm

9 mins - Lee Hughes almost gets on the end of a move he instigated when Marcus Kelly's cross from the left almost picks him out at the far post

7:52pm

4 mins - Marcus Kelly arrows over a cross from the right and James Norwood's header is fractionally wide for Forest Green

7:51pm

3 mins - Salisbury have started the game brightly with Rob Sinclair pulling the strings in midfield

7:47pm

The action gets underway at the New Lawn

7:20pm

Tonight's team sheet

 

Stroud News and Journal:

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree