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Oxford United fans' chat

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11:59am Monday 12th October 2015

Have your say on the main talking points at Oxford United in our interactive 60-minute discussion for supporters.

George Baldock buzzing after late winner gives Oxford United victory over AFC Wimbledon

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11:30am Monday 12th October 2015

GEORGE Baldock joked he would give finishing tips to older brother Sam after bagging the only goal of the game to give Oxford United a fourth win in 12 days.

Oxford United boss Michael Appleton thrilled with Wimbledon victory

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12:20pm Monday 12th October 2015

A THRILLED Michael Appleton described Oxford United’s 1-0 win against AFC Wimbledon as the biggest result of their campaign.

Jordan Graham is full of praise for Oxford United match-winner George Baldock

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9:20am Monday 12th October 2015

JORDAN Graham saluted a moment of magic from George Baldock which earned Oxford United all three points against AFC Wimbledon.

VIDEO: Highlights from Oxford United's win against AFC WImbledon

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11:50am Monday 12th October 2015

WATCH the key moments from Oxford United's 1-0 win against AFC Wimbledon in Sky Bet League Two.

Oxford Utd 1 (Baldock 80), AFC Wimbledon 0

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5:00pm Saturday 10th October 2015

GEORGE Baldock delivered the killer blow with a long-range effort to give Oxford United a fourth successive win in all competitions.

Oxford Utd v AFC Wimbledon - updates

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1:55pm Saturday 10th October 2015

All the news from Oxford United's home game against AFC Wimbledon in Sky Bet League Two.

Oxford United drawn away to Dagenham & Redbridge in Johnstone's Paint Trophy

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10:47am Saturday 10th October 2015

OXFORD United have been handed a trip to Dagenham & Redbridge in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Appleton ponders on how to replace O'Dowda against Wimbledon

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9:00am Saturday 10th October 2015

The main decision for Oxford United boss Michael Appleton against Wimbledon is how to fill Callum O’Dowda’s place on the left flank.

Oxford United's Callum O'Dowda scores maiden international goal for Ireland Under 21s

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6:38pm Friday 9th October 2015

CALLUM O'Dowda has continued his strong start to the season by opening his goalscoring account for Republic of Ireland Under 21s tonight.

Oxford United inspired by night to remember, says Mullins

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9:30am Saturday 10th October 2015

Johnny Mullins says the spine-tingling atmosphere in midweek has only increased Oxford United’s hunger to stay in the promotion mix to get more big occasions.

Oxford United's body language to play role in Michael Appleton's selection

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9:20am Friday 9th October 2015

FIGURING out which Oxford United players are physically ready for selection against AFC Wimbledon tomorrow should be straightforward.

Oxford United's Callum O'Dowda relishing prospect of Italian job

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12:00pm Friday 9th October 2015

CALLUM O’Dowda is hoping a first derby experience is just the start of a memorable week.

Liam Sercombe eyes new goals target at Oxford United

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8:00am Friday 9th October 2015

LIAM Sercombe has revealed he is already halfway to his goals target for the season.

John Lundstram on the secret to success in Oxford United's midfield

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2:00pm Friday 9th October 2015

WHILE teammates higher up the pitch have grabbed the limelight in recent games, John Lundstram has quietly made himself at home in a yellow shirt.

Oxford United set to discover JPT opponents

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7:00am Friday 9th October 2015

OXFORD United will discover their Johnstone’s Paint Trophy opponents when the last 16 draw is made tomorrow.

Oxford United in talks to extend Jordan Graham loan spell

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9:30am Friday 9th October 2015

OXFORD United are optimistic about extending the loan spell of winger Jordan Graham after holding discussions with Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Oxford United chairman calls on fans to keep derby buzz going

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9:30am Thursday 8th October 2015

DARRYL Eales has a simple message for Oxford United’s supporters in the wake of their derby victory – let’s do it all again on Saturday.

It's five in a row for Oxford United as Robins are roasted by red-hot (Kemar) Roofe + VIDEO

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9:30am Wednesday 7th October 2015

KEMAR Roofe hailed the best night of his career after bagging both goals as Oxford United stormed to a fifth successive derby victory against Swindon Town.

Oxford Utd 2 (Roofe 41 & 53), Swindon Tn 0

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9:20am Wednesday 7th October 2015

KEMAR Roofe etched his name into derby folklore with two goals as Oxford United stretched their winning run against Swindon Town to five matches.

Oxford Utd v Swindon Tn - updates

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6:35pm Tuesday 6th October 2015

All the news from Oxford United's derby clash with Swindon Town in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

IN PICTURES: Oxford United's four successive victories over Swindon Town

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8:30am Tuesday 6th October 2015

ALTHOUGH Oxford United have won fewer derby matches than rivals Swindon Town, who lead 21-13, they go into tonight’s game looking for an unprecedented fifth straight victory.

Oxford United's O'Dowda delighted Dublin delay allows crack at Swindon

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9:20am Tuesday 6th October 2015

CALLUM O’Dowda cannot wait for his first taste of a game against Swindon Town after getting permission to delay his trip to meet up with the Ireland Under 21 squad.

Jordan Graham set for his first Oxford United start in derby clash

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9:00am Tuesday 6th October 2015

JORDAN Graham is in line to make his first Oxford United start as injury looks likely to rule Danny Rose out of their clash with Swindon Town.

Appleton keen to ensure Oxford United retain league focus amid derby distraction

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11:00am Tuesday 6th October 2015

MICHAEL Appleton is looking forward to his first experience of an Oxford-Swindon clash, but has made it clear the priority is on ensuring it is a fixture in Sky Bet League One next season.

Captain Jake Wright calls for Oxford United to keep calm

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9:30am Tuesday 6th October 2015

KEEPING a cool head will be key if Oxford United are going to beat fierce rivals Swindon Town tonight, according to skipper Jake Wright.

Oxford United fans' chat

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11:59am Monday 5th October 2015

Have your say on the main talking points at Oxford United in our 60-minute interactive discussion for supporters.

Back-to-back wins 'almost perfect', says Oxford United head coach Michael Appleton

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8:30am Monday 5th October 2015

MICHAEL Appleton hailed an “almost perfect” week as Oxford United added a 3-1 win at Accrington Stanley to their midweek victory at York City.

Oxford United's finishing was key, says John Coleman

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7:30am Monday 5th October 2015

OXFORD United’s clinical edge in the final third was key to their victory, according to beaten Accrington Stanley manager John Coleman.

Liam Sercombe loving life at Oxford United

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12:30pm Monday 5th October 2015

LIAM Sercombe declared he is having the time of his footballing life at Oxford United after scoring two late goals in a 3-1 victory at Accrington Stanley.

VIDEO: Watch highlights from Oxford United's win at Accrington Stanley

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12:00pm Sunday 4th October 2015

SEE the key moments as Oxford United won for the second time on the road in the space of five days with a 3-1 success at Accrington Stanley.

Accrington Stanley 1 (Crooks 70), Oxford Utd 3 (O'Dowda 21, Sercombe 79 & 87)

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4:57pm Saturday 3rd October 2015

LIAM Sercombe scored twice in the final 11 minutes to give Oxford United their second away victory in five days.

Updates - Accrington Stanley v Oxford Utd

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1:56pm Saturday 3rd October 2015

All the news from Oxford United's trip to Accrington Stanley in Sky Bet League Two.

Danny Hylton warns Oxford United of in-form Accrington Stanley threat

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9:30am Saturday 3rd October 2015

DANNY Hylton says Oxford United need to ignore the unique challenges posed by a trip to Accrington Stanley if they are to secure back-to-back wins on the road.

Michael Appleton could name unchanged line-up for fourth game in a row

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8:20am Saturday 3rd October 2015

OXFORD United could name the same starting line-up for the fourth game in a row at in-form Accrington Stanley.

Oxford United striker Roofe aims to shrug off shoulder injury

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9:30am Friday 2nd October 2015

Kemar Roofe has vowed to continue playing through the pain for Oxford United after it was revealed it could take until next summer for his shoulder injury to completely heal.

Michael Appleton delighted with Oxford United's ability to handle the pressure

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2:00pm Friday 2nd October 2015

TALK of must-win games is usually dismissed out of hand at this stage of the season, but as far as Michael Appleton is concerned Oxford United have played two, won two.

Michael Collins completes loan move to York

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9:20am Friday 2nd October 2015

A LOAN move for Michael Collins away from Oxford United is believed to be near.

Sam Slocombe grateful for Oxford United's decision to cut midweek miles

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12:00pm Friday 2nd October 2015

ROADWORKS, motorway closures and getting home at 3am – these are the facts of life for anyone who travels to watch Oxford United away in midweek.

Tickets for Oxford United's clash with Swindon Town selling well

Banbury Cake: James Constable leaps high to head home the first of his two goals at Swindon in August

7:00am Friday 2nd October 2015

OXFORD United have sold more than 6,000 tickets for their derby with Swindon Town at the Kassam Stadium next week.

Oxford United's youngsters must rise to challenge of increased competition, says Danny Rose

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8:00am Friday 2nd October 2015

DANNY Rose has urged Oxford United’s young wingers to embrace the challenge posed by the arrival of Jordan Graham.

James Roberts insists there has been no fall-out at Oxford United

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6:00am Thursday 1st October 2015

JAMES Roberts has rubbished suggestions of a falling-out with Oxford United head coach Michael Appleton as he heads on loan to Chester for a month.

Danny Hylton hails win as 'biggest of Oxford United's season'

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12:32pm Wednesday 30th September 2015

AN ecstatic Danny Hylton described Oxford United's 2-1 victory at York City as their most important result of the campaign.

VIDEO: Highlights and reaction from Oxford United's win at York City

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12:02pm Wednesday 30th September 2015

WATCH the main moments from Oxford United's 2-1 victory at York City last night.

Kemar Roofe admits he knew nothing about winner as Oxford United beat York City 2-1

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9:30am Wednesday 30th September 2015

KEMAR Roofe confessed he knew nothing about how he scored a precious winner for Oxford United at York City last night.

York City 1 (Turner 38), Oxford Utd 2 (Hylton 9, Roofe 71)

Banbury Cake:

9:42pm Tuesday 29th September 2015

KEMAR Roofe poached a winner from close range as Oxford United recovered from conceding an awful goal to claim a precious three points.

James Roberts to be loaned out by Oxford United

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7:40pm Tuesday 29th September 2015

Oxford United striker James Roberts will be loaned out for a month to Vanarama National League side Chester.

Updates - York City v Oxford United

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6:42pm Tuesday 29th September 2015

All the news from Oxford United's trip to Bootham Crescent in Sky Bet League Two.

Sercombe is next man on the spot for Oxford United

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9:00am Tuesday 29th September 2015

Michael Appleton is pleased Oxford United’s trip to York City tonight (7.45) has been given added spice by Saturday’s goalless draw against Morecambe.

Loanee winger Jordan Graham can't wait to get cracking for Oxford United

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9:30am Tuesday 29th September 2015

Jordan Graham believes a loan move to Oxford United is the ideal opportunity to make the step up into senior football.

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