The Emirates FA Cup tie between Blackpool and Forest Green Rovers has been postponed

Friday 01 Dec 2023

We are investigating a matter in relation to Forest Green Rovers’ involvement in the Emirates FA Cup, relating to the eligibility of a player used by Forest Green Rovers in the first round.

As a result, Forest Green Rovers’ second-round fixture away at Blackpool FC, which was scheduled for Saturday 2 December, has been postponed.

This matter is subject to an ongoing investigation and we will provide a further update in due course.

By Communications department