Lewis Haldane, 23, a 6ft winger from Bristol Rovers was today seen at Oxford United's stadium.
It is believed that his signature will be tied up on Monday when the club will announce the signing.
Club officials were reluctant to confirm the signing until the paperwork had all been rubber stamped with the FA.
Lewis has played for the gas 176 times scoring 17 goals after arriving from Southampton.
He has also spent some time out on loan to Forest Green Rovers playing 13 games.
Regarded as a winger with a lot of pace who can play wide left or right.