Wrexham’s League Two clash with Forest Green is POSTPONED hours before kick-off
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Wrexham's League Two match with Forest Green has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
The match at the Racecourse Ground is one of five matches canceled in the Football League this weekend.
A statement from the Welsh club noted 'a heavy downpour' which saw their promotional efforts pay off just before kick-off.
'Following a pitch inspection this morning, we can confirm that today's match against Forest Green Rovers has been canceled due to a waterlogged pitch.' The club said.
'Following heavy rain that night, the pitch was deemed unplayable and failed a pitch inspection at 11.30am.
Wrexham have been forced to abandon their match with Forest Green after a night of heavy rain in the area
Phil Parkinson's side hoped to close the gap with League Two leaders Stockport
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Barrow, who are in third place, also saw their match against Gillingham postponed on Saturday
'Details for the rescheduled match and ticket information will be communicated in due course.
'However, we can confirm that all supporters who traveled with Official Supporter Travel will be offered free transport to the rescheduled match.'
Wrexham and Forest Green fans are not alone in their disappointment as a number of other matches in the division have been postponed due to poor weather.
Barrow's match with Gillingham, Bradford's match against Salford, Mansfield v MK Dons and Sutton v Harrogate were all canceled due to the weather on Saturday morning.