Lincoln City 1-1 Forest Green Rovers: Rovers take a good point at Sincil Bank

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Lincoln City were held to 1-1 draw by Rovers down on Saturday at Sincil Bank. Lincoln City arrived with the intention of increasing their league score following a disappointing 0-0 draw with Portsmouth FC in their previous game. Rovers, on the other hand, lost 2-1 in the last match they played against Ipswich Town. As the table looks today, Lincoln City are currently 17th with 3 points from 3 matches, while Rovers sit in 13th, with 4 points from 3.

After a goalless first half, Lincoln City fought back the second half, with a goal from Baily Cargill at the 63 minute mark. In the end though, their lead was short lived, as Connor Wickham equalised for The Green in the 73rd minute and saw the match end 1-1.

Both teams used all available substitutes. Substitutions for Lincoln City included Jordan Garrick, Ben House and Charles Vernam for Tashan Oakley-Boothe, Anthony Scully and Tom Hopper, repectively, Rovers brought on Connor Wickham, David Davis and Sean Dominic Robertson, to replace Armani Little, Reece Brown and Kyle McAllister.

There were bookings for Teddy Bishop, Jamie Robson and Timothy Eyoma from Lincoln City. For Rovers, Reece Brown, Armani Little and David Davis saw yellow.

Lincoln City will play their next fixture away against Oxford United, while Rovers will face Accrington Stanley at home.

Technical card:
Lincoln City:Teddy Bishop, Tashan Oakley-Boothe (Jordan Garrick, min.33), Jamie Robson, Anthony Scully (Ben House, min.64), Timothy Eyoma and Tom Hopper (Charles Vernam, min.86)
Forest Green Rovers:Reece Brown (David Davis, min.61), Armani Little (Connor Wickham, min.60), Baily Cargill and Kyle McAllister (Sean Dominic Robertson, min.70)
Stadium:Sincil Bank
Goals:Baily Cargill (1-0, min. 63) and Connor Wickham (1-1, min. 73)