MANSFIELD. Mansfield Town finds its way back against Forest Green Rovers with a goal on the E. Adams 64′ and a goal on the J. March 80′.
The match was played at the One Call Stadium stadium in Mansfield on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Robert Madley with the support of Lisa Rashid and Garry Maskell. The 4th official was Neil Hair. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.2 degrees Celsius or 59.4 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 73%.
Forest Green Rovers was in firm control of the ball 55% while Mansfield Town was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Forest Green Rovers was more aggressive with 52 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 5 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Forest Green Rovers to win the match.
Mansfield Town shot 12 times, 2 on target, 10 off target. Talking about the opposition, Forest Green Rovers shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target.
Mansfield Town received 1 yellow card (S. McLaughlin). On the other side, Forest Green Rovers received 1 yellow card (J. March).
After this match, Mansfield Town will have 77 points like Swindon Town to sit in the 7th place. On the opposite side, Forest Green Rovers will have 84 points like Exeter City to sit in the 1st place.
In the next match in the League Two, Mansfield Town will host Northampton Town on the 14th of May with a 5-4 head to head record in favor of Mansfield Town (5 draws).
Mansfield Town – Formation
Mansfield Town started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Nigel Clough decided to play with the following team: .
Mansfield Town made 3 changes: G. Maris for K. Wallace (74′), J. Perch for E. Hewitt (84′) and J. Murphy for L. Akins (88′).
Forest Green Rovers – Formation
Forest Green Rovers started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
Rob Edwards played with: .
Forest Green Rovers made only 1 change substituting R. Hendry for J. March (79′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League Two.
- Hartlepool United – Colchester United – 0-2
- Walsall – Swindon Town – 0-3
- Stevenage – Salford City – 4-2
- Mansfield Town – Forest Green Rovers – 2-2
- Leyton Orient – Tranmere Rovers – 0-1
- Harrogate Town – Sutton United – 0-2
- Exeter City – Port Vale – 0-1
- Bristol Rovers – Scunthorpe United – 7-0
- Oldham Athletic – Crawley Town – 3-3
- Newport County – Rochdale – 0-2
- Bradford City – Carlisle United – 2-0
- Barrow – Northampton Town – 1-3