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Oxford V Burton

Oxford United
vs.
Burton Albion

Kassam Stadium

29th Jan 2013

19:45hrs

Chris Wilder and the traveling Oxford fans watched the U's at the weekend put in an uncharacteristic performance against Fleetwood which saw the side lose 3-0.

The yellows will be encouraged to get James Constable back and Lewis Montrose will have a fitness test to see if his hamstring is ok.

Lets hope Saturday was just a blip and we get back on track for our push up the table.

Standing in our way is Gary Rowett`s Burton who have an impressive home record but struggle away from home.

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Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match:21 Brown Booked,02 Batt,04 Raynes (Chapman - 46),05 Duberry,06 Wright,17 Capaldi,08 Heslop (Craddock - 59),14 Rigg,20 Leven,15 Potter,18 Richards (Smalley - 66 Booked)

Substitutes:31 Crocombe,22 Worley,23 O'Brien,07 Chapman,25 Parker,10 Smalley,29 Craddock

Player to watch: James Constable

Beano has been out for the last 4 games so will make his return to the action.

Burton Albion Team News:

Burton Albion team last match:13 Tomlinson,05 Diamond,14 McCrory,20 O'Connor,24 Sharps,08 Weir,19 Maghoma,
23 Bell,27 Drury,10 Zola (Dyer - 80),29 Kee (Paterson - 66)

Substitutes:16 Lyness,03 Webster,04 Stanton,06 McGrath,17 Phillips,22 Dyer,18 Paterson

Player to watch: Calvin Zola

The big 6ft 3 striker has scored 12 goals this season. Two of those were against the U's in September.

Match Facts & Stats

Burton are known as the Brewers and were established in 1950.

They currently sit in 6th place.

Oxford have won 5 drawn 4 and lost 3

Match Prediction:

Oxford 3 Burton 2 Scorers: Constable 2 Craddock 1

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 2nd Feb away to Southend United in npower league 2 ko 15:00hrs


Writer:Terry
Date:Tuesday January 29 2013
Time: 8:53AM

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14 Walsall 46 14 16 16 58 -7
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