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Preview: Forest Green Rovers v Notts County

Mark Cooper faces his former side when Forest Green Rovers host Notts County today in which they are hoping to carry on their recent good form and make it six games unbeaten in the league which has pushed them seven points away from the relegation zone and up to 18th in the table.

Notts County sit third in the table hoping to gain victory to keep them in the automatic promotion places. The visitors have had a mixture of results recently winning two of there last five games.

The last time the sides met it finished as a 1-1 draw with Omar Bugiel opening the scoring for Forest Green Rovers , However a last gasp equaliser by Rob Milson gave the Magpies a point to keep them in second place.

Six months on and the goals have been coming from different players in each team. Christian Doidge has bagged sixteen goals this season and sits second in the goal scoring charts for the league. His strike partner Reuben Reid is on ten goals having scored eight goals at former club Exeter city before his move in January. As for Notts County the ever reliable Jon Stead has bagged nine goals this season so he will be hoping to spoilt Forest Greens current form.

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As for team news it looks like both sides will go into the game unchanged, as they look to gain a victory to help at different ends of the table.

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