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Forest Green Rovers 1-1 Eastleigh

Eastleigh scored late on to earn themselves a point on the road at Forest Green Rovers in the Conference.

Lee Hughes had the best chance of the first half for the hosts but fired over the bar when put through by David Pipe.

Kurtis Guthrie saw his shot well saved by Ross Flitney, while at the other end Ben Strevens shot over from long range.

Clovis Kamdjo pounced on to a sloppy back pass to put the hosts ahead, while James Constable was first to react to Craig McAllister's cross to level.

Earlier, Flitney had pulled off a great save from Sam Wedgbury to stop the hosts from taking a two-goal lead.

Forest Green manager Ady Pennock told BBC Radio Gloucestershire:

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Pennock on Forest Green v Eastleigh

"I'm disappointed, to be honest. I thought it was a game we should have won.

"We should have been more ruthless in both boxes and that's something I'll deal with.

"We should have done better with the ball, especially in the first half.

"When you go into a 1-0 lead, you should really kill the game off."

Line-ups

Forest Green

  • 1Russell
  • 2PipeBooked at 44mins
  • 15Oshodi
  • 5Oliver
  • 3Stokes
  • 17GuthrieSubstituted forNorwoodat 60'minutes
  • 12KamdjoBooked at 81mins
  • 8WedgburyBooked at 19mins
  • 18Frear
  • 11HughesSubstituted forSinclairat 83'minutes
  • 25RodgersSubstituted forParkinat 84'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Bennett
  • 7Norwood
  • 10Kelly
  • 19Sinclair
  • 20Parkin

Eastleigh

  • 1Flitney
  • 2Spence
  • 16EvansBooked at 36mins
  • 17Reid
  • 3Green
  • 14Strevens
  • 8Stanley
  • 10ReasonBooked at 59mins
  • 19WrightSubstituted forMidsonat 62'minutes
  • 9Constable
  • 13FleetwoodSubstituted forMcAllisterat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Todd
  • 7Odubade
  • 11McAllister
  • 12Midson
  • 24Helm
Referee:
Nigel Lugg

Match Stats

Home TeamForest GreenAway TeamEastleigh
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home10
Away9
Shots on Target
Home2
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home16
Away6

Live Text

Match ends, Forest Green Rovers 1, Eastleigh 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Forest Green Rovers 1, Eastleigh 1.

Offside, Forest Green Rovers. James Norwood tries a through ball, but James Norwood is caught offside.

Attempt blocked. Eddie Oshodi (Forest Green Rovers) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Will Evans (Eastleigh).

James Norwood (Forest Green Rovers) wins a free kick.

Foul by Jon Parkin (Forest Green Rovers).

Paul Reid (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Foul by Sam Wedgbury (Forest Green Rovers).

James Constable (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. James Norwood (Forest Green Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right misses to the left.

Jack Midson (Eastleigh) hits the woodwork with a left footed shot from outside the box.

Foul by Jon Parkin (Forest Green Rovers).

Michael Green (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Goal!

Goal! Forest Green Rovers 1, Eastleigh 1. James Constable (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Daniel Spence with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Forest Green Rovers. Jon Parkin replaces Luke Rodgers.

Substitution

Substitution, Forest Green Rovers. Rob Sinclair replaces Lee Hughes.

Substitution

Substitution, Eastleigh. Craig McAllister replaces Stuart Fleetwood.

Booking

Clovis Kamdjo (Forest Green Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Clovis Kamdjo (Forest Green Rovers).

Jai Reason (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Corner, Eastleigh.

Foul by Luke Rodgers (Forest Green Rovers).

Will Evans (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Craig Stanley (Eastleigh) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right misses to the right.

Corner, Eastleigh.

Corner, Forest Green Rovers.

Foul by Lee Hughes (Forest Green Rovers).

Michael Green (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Offside, Eastleigh. Jack Midson tries a through ball, but Jack Midson is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Sam Wedgbury (Forest Green Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box.

Attempt missed. David Pipe (Forest Green Rovers) right footed shot from long range on the right from a direct free kick.

Foul by Paul Reid (Eastleigh).

Luke Rodgers (Forest Green Rovers) wins a free kick.

Foul by Lee Hughes (Forest Green Rovers).

Will Evans (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Will Evans (Eastleigh) header from the centre of the box misses to the right from a direct free kick.

Foul by Lee Hughes (Forest Green Rovers).

Michael Green (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

Corner, Forest Green Rovers.

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