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Wimbledon V Oxford

AFC Wimbledon
vs.
Oxford United

Kingsmeadow - The Fans' Stadium,

29th Dec 2012

15:00hrs

Oxford United take on Neil Ardley's Wimbledon this Saturday. The Dons have former Oxford favourite Jack Midson up front. Unfortunately when Oxford returned to the football league it was a case of Jack and Beano fighting for the same position.

Oxford have hit a bit of form of late where as the Dons find themselves in the unwanted position of the bottom two. Both teams are well aware of the difficulties of being in the Blue Square Premiership. But Oxford will not be charitable and will go for the 3 pts up for grabs.

AFC Wimbledon Team News:

AFC Wimbledon team last match:35 Sullivan,02 Osano,15 Fenlon Booked,29 Antwi Booked,30 Mambo,31 Meades,07 Long (Djilali - 84),28 Gregory,38 Ajala,10 Midson,11 L Moore Balkestein - 81)

Substitutes:33 Jaimez-Ruiz,05 Balkestein,06 Mitchell-King,14 Cummings,17 Johnson,34 Djilali,36 Hervel

Player to watch: Jack Midson

The former Oxford player has 7 goals to his name this season but has been played in midfield for some matches.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match:01 Clarke,02 Batt,04 Raynes,06 Wright,14 Rigg,19 Cox,20 Leven (Forster-Caskey -90),26 Davis (Capaldi - 33 Booked),09 Constable,15 Potter,29 Craddock (Parker -71)

Substitutes:21 Brown,05 Duberry,17 Capaldi,22 Worley,18 Forster-Caskey,25 Parker,28 Marsh

Player to watch: James Constable

Oxford's leading scorer for the past few seasons has now scored 9 this season.

Match Facts & Stats

Founded in 2002 by a break away fans group the club have climbed the football ladder at a remarkable rate.

They are known as the Dons or Wombles.

Oxford have won 8 drawn 2 lost 3

Match Prediction:

AFC Wimbledon 1 OUFC 2 Scorers Constable & Potter

Next Fixtures:

It will be the first match in 2013 Tuesday 1st January home to Cheltenham Town in npower league 2 KO 15:00hrs


Writer:Terry
Date:Friday December 28 2012
Time: 12:46PM

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