Oxford v Portsmouth
23rd August 2014
Andy Awford returns to the U's as manager of Pompey for the first time since his stint as assistant to Jim Smith.
His team are in great form not losing a match this season yet.
Michael Appleton takes on his former club and will be eager to get his first points in the bag.
Oxford United Team News:
Oxford United team last match:18 Long,25 Riley,03 Newey,14 Ruffels,05 Mullins,06 Wright,10 Hylton Booked,19 Collins,09 Morris (Jakubiak - 70),07 Rose (O'Dowda - 82),08 Brown (Potter - 82)
Substitutes:02 Meades,04 Raynes,11 Potter,13 Hunt,15 O'Dowda,21 Crocombe,28 Jakubiak
Player to watch: Jake Wright
The u's captain will have to be on top of his game to stop his team slipping up again.
Portsmouth Team News:
Portsmouth team last match:01 Jones,05 Devera,17 Shorey,25 Atangana,16 Robinson,06 Chorley,11 Holmes (Hollands - 71),21 Dunne,09 Taylor (Butler - 91),08 Wallace,20 Westcarr (Storey - 77)
Substitutes:03 Whatmough,07 Barcham,14 Storey,24 Awford,27 Brezovan,29 Hollands,34 Butle
Player to watch: Jed Wallace
the young pompey forward scored in his last match and is highly rated.
Match Facts & Stats
Portsmouth Football Club
5 April 1898; 116 years ago
Pompey Supporters Trust
Oxford 1 Portsmouth 0 Scorer Brown
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