Vital Football

Latest Oxford United News

Oxford V Fleetwood

Oxford United
vs.
Fleetwood Town

Kassam Stadium

12th Feb 2013

19;45hrs

Chris Wilders team need to get their shooting boots on if they are going to make a push towards the playoffs.

Lack of converted chances has been the problem for the U's in recent weeks.

Graham Alexander sees his Cod army in 8th place and the team just a couple of weeks agao defeated the U's 3-0 at their Highbury Stadium.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match 442:24 McCormick,02 Batt,04 Raynes (Worley - 87),06 Wright,17 Capaldi (Parker - 56),07 Chapman Booked,
14 Rigg,19 Montrose Booked,26 Davis,09 Constable,18 Richards Booked (Potter - 34)

Substitutes:31 Crocombe,16 Whing,22 Worley,23 O'Brien,25 Parker,10 Smalley,15 Potter

Player to watch: Sean Rigg

The left winger needs to create and hopefully score.

Fleetwood Town Team News:

Fleetwood Town last match:01 Davies,03 Howell,12 Brown,13 Goodall,15 McLaughlin,25 Atkinson,18 McGuire,24 Crowther (Charnock - 90),37 McKenna,09 Parkin (Fontaine - 38),10 Matt (Ball - 52)

Substitutes:33 Lucas,23 Charnock,04 Barry,08 Milligan,35 Tyorio,05 Fontaine,26 Ball

Player to watch: Jamie McGuire

The tough tackling midfield man upset the U's up in fleetwood breaking up the yellows play.

Match Facts & Stats

Founded in 1908 but reformed in 1997 they are known at the cod army.

This will be the first visit to Oxford from Fleetwood. They were promoted to the football league as champions of the Blue Square Premiership last season.

Match Prediction:

Oxford 0 Fleetwood 2 I hope i'm wrong!

Next Fixtures:

Away to Plymouth Argyle in the npower league 2 Saturday 16th Feb ko 15:00hrs


Writer:Terry
Date:Tuesday February 12 2013
Time: 1:13PM

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Terry
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Do you like the break between end of season and the start of the new season?
Suggested By:
Yes59%
No36%
Don't mind either way5%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Sheff Utd 46 30 10 6 100 45
P Bolton 46 25 11 10 86 32
3 Scunthorpe 46 24 10 12 82 26
4 Fleetwood 46 23 13 10 82 21
5 Bradford 46 20 19 7 79 19
6 Millwall 46 20 13 13 73 9
7 Southend 46 20 12 14 72 17
8 Oxford 46 20 9 17 69 13
9 Rochdale 46 19 12 15 69 9
10 Bristol Rovers 46 18 12 16 66 -2
11 Peterborough 46 17 11 18 62 0
12 MK Dons 46 16 13 17 61 2
13 Charlton 46 14 18 14 60 7
14 Walsall 46 14 16 16 58 -7
15 Wimbledon 46 13 18 15 57 -3
16 Northampton 46 14 11 21 53 -13
17 Oldham 46 12 17 17 53 -13
18 Shrewsbury 46 13 12 21 51 -17
19 Bury 46 13 11 22 50 -12
20 Gillingham 46 12 14 20 50 -20
R Port Vale 46 12 13 21 49 -25
R Swindon 46 11 11 24 44 -22
R Coventry 46 9 12 25 39 -31
R Chesterfield 46 9 10 27 37 -35
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Oxford United  Results (view all)

Oxford United  Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League