Date: Saturday, 21st November 2015\r\n\r\nCompetition: Vanarama National League North\r\n\r\nKick-Off: 3pm\r\n\r\nLocation: Automated Technology Group stadium, Solihull\r\n\r\nGloucester City will be looking to break an undefeated record for the second time this season when they face Solihull Moors on Saturday.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers have already claimed the impressive accolade of being the first team to defeat Nuneaton Town this season, and Tim Harris’ men will be hoping for a repeat tomorrow.\r\n\r\nFollowing the disappointing defeat last time out against Lowestoft Town, Harris is hoping for a positive reaction come kick-off, but he knows just how tough it will be to get a result.\r\n\r\n“We really let ourselves down last Saturday and we’re looking to bounce back against Solihull” Harris said.\r\n\r\n“They’re flying, they’re undefeated, but they’ve drawn a few games recently and it will be a tough test but we are looking for a reaction.”\r\n\r\nThe opponents:\r\n\r\nSolihull Moors were founded in 2007, following the merger of Moor Green and Solihull Borough and in one of their first games, Moors beat Birmingham City reserves in their annual pre-season fixture – an agreement in place to allow City to play at Moors stadium.\r\n\r\nIn November 2007 the club announced a partnership with National Division One rugby union club Pertemps Bees.\r\n\r\nThe deal will see the two clubs share the Damson Park facilities as well as the formation of community and coaching projects for Solihull. This was finally made official in 2010.\r\n\r\nOn Monday 7 February 2011, Moors manager Bob Faulkner died of cancer aged 60, after almost 25 years of managing Moor Green and Solihull Moors combined.\r\n\r\nMicky Moore, his assistant and also former Solihull Borough manager, was the initial replacement, however he resigned on 21 June 2011 to take up the full-time position of assistant manager at Mansfield Town.\r\n\r\nMarcus Bignot was announced as the new manager of Solihull Moors on 27 June 2011. He inherited a youthful squad that lacked experience and having won no pre-season friendlies.\r\n\r\nThe first seven games of the season ended in defeat. Using his connections in the game, Marcus brought in several new players and immediately results started to improve, so much so that by January the possibility of the playoffs seemed achievable.\r\n\r\nHowever, it proved impossible to maintain the momentum and by the end of the season the club finished just above the drop zone.\r\n\r\nTeam news: \r\n\r\nLewis Hall is struggling with a rib injury picked up against Lowestoft.\r\n\r\nJack Harris has recovered from the virus that kept him out last Saturday and will play a couple of games for Mangotsfield once more to get back up to speed.\r\n\r\nGeorge Miller (groin) will not be fit in time to play.\r\n\r\nMike Green (ankle) is not far away from a return to the squad.\r\n\r\nJoshua Cooke (virus) and Femi Orenuga (hamstring) both trained on Thursday and are fit and in contention for a starting place.\r\n\r\nYou can listen to live commentary of Solihull Moors exclusively on Severn Sport tomorrow afternoon from 2:30pm.\r\n\r\nLive text updates are available through the club’s social media streams, including Twitter, Facebook and Snapchat (gcafcofficial).
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