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Oxford United
0 - 1
Burton Albion

Kassam stadium

Sat 9th Aug 15:00hrs

Attendance: 5,370 (away 395)

Referee:

Oxford United 4231:18 Long Booked,04 Raynes (Mullins - 44),25 Riley,03 Newey,06 Wright,08 Brown (Hylton - 70),11 Potter,14 Ruffels,19 Collins Booked,09 Morris,07 Rose (O'Dowda - 77)

Substitutes:02 Meades,05 Mullins,10 Hylton,13 Hunt,15 O'Dowda,21 Crocombe,31 Roberts

Burton Albion 442:01 McLaughlan,05 Taft,15 McFadzean,02 Edwards Booked,06 Sharps,10 Akins,08 Weir,11 MacDonald Booked (McGurk - 76),04 Mousinho,09 Beavon (Kee - 86),18 Knowles (Palmer - 68)

Substitutes:03 Cansdell-Sherriff,16 Lyness,20 McGurk,23 Palmer,24 Slade,27 Harness,29 Kee

Scorer: Akins 42

Star Player

Michael Collins didn't put a foot wrong in the centre of the park.

Oxford managed 5 shots to Burtion's 2 but its the one that go in that count.

On reflection the balance of play was quiet even against the team that lost at wembley in last season's divison playoffs.

We just need to be a little more clever at times at both ends of the pitch. In general the match was ok. But its a point lost rather than 3 missed.


Writer:Terry
Date:Monday August 11 2014
Time: 11:09AM

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