spot_img
- Click for tickets -spot_img

Edwards calls on his side to win promotion for injured Stevens

MOST READ

Handed a hammer blow with the loss of top scorer Matty Stevens, Forest Green boss Rob Edwards has told his side to win promotion for the stricken striker.

Stevens faces a prolonged period out after a scan this afternoon revealed an anterior cruciate ligament knee injury.

Speaking to Rovers’ club website, Edwards said: “I ‘ve spoken to him and thanked him for what he’s done this season. Our job is to support him in his recovery and we owe it to him to make sure we get over the line, so he’s playing League One football next year.”

The 24-year-old went off during the League Two leaders’ 1-0 win over Scunthorpe United on Saturday.

Stevens has scored 27 goals in all competitions this season, with 23 coming in the league. The striker, who joined in 2019, extended his contract in January.

Latest News

tALKSPORT pundit insists Vince has the last laugh in the wake of Edwards’ Watford sacking

With a section of Forest Green fans clamouring for the return of former boss Rob Edwards, former Crystal Palace owner Simon Jordan insists Dale Vince will be having the last laugh following his departure from Watford.
Skip to content