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Bristol Rovers vs. Oxford United

Memorial Stadium

8th Feb 2014

15:00hrs

Bristol v Oxford

Its a tough match for Mickey Lewis's team as they travel to Bristol. With only 3 losses at home its going to be a tough one for the yellows.

The U's could welcome back Michael Raynes and Ryan Willams. Plus with Dave Kitson and David Connolly gaining more match time numbers are starting to increase.

Bristol Rovers Team News:

Bristol Rovers team last match:01 Mildenhall,02 Smith,14 Brown,32 O'Toole,06 Parkes,29 McChrystal,19 Beardsley,30 Lockyer,09 Harrold (Clarkson - 76),24 Clarke,39 Mohamed (Harrison - 51
)
Substitutes:07 Clarkson,15 Norburn,17 Harrison,18 Harding,20 Gough,33 Santos,34 Keary

Player to watch: Steven Gillespie

The 28 year old striker will make his debut for the club against the yellows. Lets hope we spoil his first start.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match:01 Clarke,34 Bevans,03 Newey Booked,17 Rose,13 Hunt Booked,19 Mullins,22 Wroe,37 Ruffles,09 Constable (Connolly - 64),10 Smalley,35 O'Dowda (Kitson - 64)

Substitutes:08 Kitson,18 Davies,20 Marsh,23 Henly,24 Connolly,30 Long,32 Lynn

Player to watch: Ryan Clarke

Player of the month for January can the Bristol man keep his former team quiet.

Match Facts & Stats

Full name Bristol Rovers

Nickname(s) The Pirates, The Gas

Founded 1883; 131 years ago (1883) (as the Black Arabs)

Ground Memorial Stadium
Horfield, Bristol

Ground Capacity 12,011 (2,500 seated)

Chairman Nick Higgs

Manager John Ward

Match Prediction:

Bristol 2 Oxford 2 Scorers Kitson & Constable

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 15th Feb home to Mansfield in the skybet lge 2 ko 15:00hrs




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