We can today announce that we have renamed our stadium, the innocent New Lawn – after putting the final four name choices to a season ticket holder vote.
The name change is part of the club’s new partnership with sustainable smooth maker innocent drinks.
Until today, the innocent New Lawn had adopted the temporary name innocent [insert name here] stadium. Football fans and innocent’s social media followers were encouraged to suggest names for the stadium.
The shortlisted names ended up being innocent Sustadium, innocent New Lawn, innocent Fruit Bowl and Kevin. innocent’s social media followers named Kevin their overwhelming favourite, with 65% voting for it.
The name ended up being a favourite of Sky’s Soccer Saturday host Jeff Stelling promising the stadium would get a mention on their popular show every week if it ended up with that name.
Thankfully, Forest Green Rovers season ticket holders had the final say, and 86% of fans went with the innocent New Lawn.