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Oxford United's Max Crocombe made to wait for international debut

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11:20am Tuesday 31st March 2015

MAX Crocombe has been named on the bench for New Zealand's international friendly against the Korea Republic in Seoul today.

Patrick Hoban happy to reward Oxford United's faith

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9:00am Tuesday 31st March 2015

Patrick Hoban thanked boss Michael Appleton and his Oxford United teammates for keeping faith in him after the longest scoring drought of his career came to an end.

Oxford United fans' chat

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12:01pm Monday 30th March 2015

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

Kyle Vassell delight at becoming an instant hero for Oxford United

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9:20am Monday 30th March 2015

Kyle Vassell was thrilled to become an instant hero for Oxford United after bagging a hugely important winner just five minutes into his debut.

Battling Oxford United saluted by Patrick Hoban as he ends long wait

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9:00am Monday 30th March 2015

Patrick Hoban saluted Oxford United’s response as they came from behind to beat Carlisle United 2-1 and take a big step towards staying up.

Michael Appleton hails Oxford United fans after crucial victory

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12:20pm Monday 30th March 2015

Michael Appleton thanked Oxford United’s supporters for the role they played in a critically-important 2-1 victory against Carlisle United.

Oxford Utd 2 (Hoban 38, Vassell 80), Carlisle Utd 1 (Corry 9)

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4:57pm Saturday 28th March 2015

KYLE Vassell came off the bench to score within five minutes of his debut and give Oxford United a priceless victory at the Kassam Stadium.

Oxford Utd v Carlisle Utd - updates

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1:54pm Saturday 28th March 2015

All the news from Oxford United's crunch clash with Carlisle United at the Kassam Stadium.

Ryan Clarke backs Oxford United to shock Shrewsbury Town

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9:00am Saturday 21st March 2015

Ryan Clarke insists while most people will view Oxford United’s trip to Shrewsbury Town as a home banker today, there is genuine belief within the camp they can take another scalp on the road.

Danny Hylton: I have sympathy for Oxford United fans

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9:30am Friday 20th March 2015

A REFRESHED Danny Hylton is available again after suspension and is aiming to help ease the frustrations he saw first-hand in midweek among Oxford United supporters.

Fazackerley aims warning shot at Oxford United's mis-firing strikers

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9:00am Friday 20th March 2015

OXFORD United’s strikers should feel their places are under threat after going ten games without a single goal from open play, according to Derek Fazackerley.

Oxford United coach wary of old boy Tyrone Barnett's threat

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2:00pm Friday 20th March 2015

WHILE Oxford United’s strikers go into tomorrow’s game in need of a boost, their defenders will be well aware of the danger posed by one of Shrewsbury Town’s forwards.

Outgoing OxVox chairman calls for full support at 'critical time' for Oxford United

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8:00am Friday 20th March 2015

THE departing chairman of Oxford United’s Supporters’ Trust has called on fans to get behind the side during their battle to stay up during the run-in.

Mellon - Win over Oxford United on Boxing Day is 'irrelevant'

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12:00pm Friday 20th March 2015

MICKY Mellon thinks Shrewsbury Town’s comfortable victory at Oxford United earlier this season will have no bearing on their meeting tomorrow.

Oxford United loanee Giorgio Rasulo on awards shortlist

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8:20am Friday 20th March 2015

OXFORD United loanee Giorgio Rasulo has been shortlisted for the League One Apprentice of the Year at the Football League Awards.

'Loud pop' ends career of referee carried off at Oxford United

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7:00am Friday 20th March 2015

THE injury which saw Patrick Miller stretchered off in Oxford United’s midweek game ended the referee’s career.

George Baldock quick to form bonds with Oxford United teammates

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8:30am Friday 20th March 2015

GEORGE Baldock says a connection he feels with Oxford United owes more to the welcome received from teammates and staff than his time spent watching the side as a child.

Michael Appleton urges Oxford United players to retain focus and ignore critics

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9:30am Thursday 19th March 2015

MICHAEL Appleton says Oxford United will not pay attention to criticism from outside the camp as they look to recover from the midweek defeat to Hartlepool United.

WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: Oxford United boss eyes chance to make a fast start

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8:20am Thursday 19th March 2015

LES Taylor believes a favourable opening batch of fixtures gives Oxford United Women an opportunity to take a step forward this season.

Michael Appleton rues Oxford United loss as U's slip back into relegation mire

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9:30am Wednesday 18th March 2015

OXFORD United’s finishing was the main area head coach Michael Appleton was willing to criticise after they lost 2-0 at home to rock bottom Hartlepool United last night.

Oxford Utd 0, Hartlepool Utd 2 (Bird 32, Austin 52)

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9:46pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

OXFORD United were dragged back towards the relegation battle as they stumbled to a desperately poor defeat at home to the Football League's bottom side.

Live Oxford Utd v Hartlepool Utd - live match commentary

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6:45pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

All the news from Oxford United's clash with Hartlepool United at the Kassam Stadium.

George Baldock keen to see Oxford United climb

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9:00am Tuesday 17th March 2015

George Baldock believes Oxford United can start looking up the Sky Bet League Two table if they can claim maximum points at home to Hartlepool United tonight.

Oxford United fans' chat

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12:00pm Monday 16th March 2015

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

Oxford United boss: Patience key to unlocking Plymouth

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8:30am Saturday 14th March 2015

MICHAEL Appleton says Oxford United must prepare to be patient if they are going to prise apart Plymouth Argyle’s back line this afternoon.

Johnny Mullins eyes another high-flying scalp for Oxford United

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9:00am Saturday 14th March 2015

JOHNNY Mullins says Oxford United are relishing the opportunity to follow up victory at Bury by taking down another promotion hopeful this afternoon.

Oxford United boss eyes permanent deal for Kemar Roofe after extending loan

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9:30am Friday 13th March 2015

Kemar Roofe will finish the season on loan at Oxford United and head coach Michael Appleton is hoping to convince the forward to sign permanently this summer.

Red card escape won't change my style, says Oxford United's Alex MacDonald

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2:00pm Friday 13th March 2015

ALEX MacDonald has no plans to change his approach, despite admitting he was fortunate to escape a first red card last weekend.

Michael Appleton: Right characters key to Oxford United's resolve

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9:00am Friday 13th March 2015

THE personality of players has counted as much towards Oxford United’s recent upturn in form as their ability, according to head coach Michael Appleton.

International call-ups great news for Oxford United - Appleton

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8:00am Friday 13th March 2015

THE international call-ups for Max Crocombe and Callum O’Dowda in the last week are a boost to everyone at Oxford United, according to head coach Michael Appleton.

Oxford United's Max Crocombe revelling in chance to prove himself

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9:20am Friday 13th March 2015

BALANCING the twin demands of international football and a non-league relegation scrap is not an issue which comes up too often, but it is precisely what awaits Max Crocombe in the next few weeks.

Plymouth boss not seeking information on Oxford United from Holmes-Dennis

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12:00pm Friday 13th March 2015

PLYMOUTH Argyle manager John Sheridan is not planning to get any inside information from Tareiq Holmes-Dennis ahead of the trip to Oxford United.

Oxford United form more important than my wait for a goal, says Patrick Hoban

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8:00am Friday 13th March 2015

PATRICK Hoban is not troubled by his barren run in front of goal – as long as Oxford United are getting results.

Oxford United loanee Kemar Roofe extends stay from West Brom

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3:00pm Thursday 12th March 2015

KEMAR Roofe has agreed to extend his loan at Oxford United until the end of the season.

Oxford United boss unfazed by Danny Hylton's suspension

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9:00am Thursday 12th March 2015

MICHAEL Appleton felt Danny Hylton’s suspension was inevitable, so had no regrets over keeping him on the pitch long enough to collect a tenth booking.

Callum O'Dowda delighted at Republic of Ireland Under 21 call, along with Oxford-born Niall Keown

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9:30am Wednesday 11th March 2015

CALLUM O’Dowda is hoping his “phenomenal” run continues after the Oxford United winger earned a first international call-up.

Oxford United's Callum O'Dowda gets Ireland Under 21 call-up

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12:47pm Tuesday 10th March 2015

CALLUM O’Dowda has earned a first call-up to the Republic of Ireland Under 21 squad.

Oxford United change plans and head to Cheltenham Festival

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10:47am Tuesday 10th March 2015

OXFORD United have cancelled a development game against Northampton Town today, with the squad attending Cheltenham Festival instead.

Oxford United chief Darryl Eales seeking high-fives finish

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10:50am Tuesday 10th March 2015

Oxford United chairman Darryl Eales wants another five wins this season as he seeks momentum to take into the next campaign.

Oxford United fans' chat

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12:02pm Monday 9th March 2015

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

Superb reaction save thrills Oxford United keeper Ryan Clarke

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10:00am Monday 9th March 2015

Ryan Clarke was thrilled to help continue Oxford United’s strong recent defensive record, which included one of his favourite saves.

Patrick Hoban hails disciplined Oxford United

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9:50am Monday 9th March 2015

PATRICK Hoban praised Oxford United’s discipline as they kept cool to come out on top and win a fractious clash 1-0 at Bury.

Michael Appleton jumping for joy at Oxford United victory

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12:10pm Monday 9th March 2015

A MOMENT of quality from Callum O’Dowda gave Oxford United a memorable highlight which broke even head coach Michael Appleton’s calm demeanour.

Bury manager David Flitcroft is angered by ref's show

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8:00am Monday 9th March 2015

David Flitcroft bemoaned a series of refereeing decisions as Oxford United beat his in-form Bury at Gigg Lane.

Bury 0, Oxford Utd 1 (O'Dowda 85)

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5:00pm Saturday 7th March 2015

CALLUM O'Dowda netted late on to deliver a priceless victory for Oxford United against in-form Bury.

Updates - Bury v Oxford Utd

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1:58pm Saturday 7th March 2015

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

Max Crocombe delighted to receive New Zealand call

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6:20am Saturday 7th March 2015

MAX Crocombe said he was thrilled to be included in the New Zealand squad for the first time ahead of a friendly against South Korea later this month, writes DAVID PRITCHARD.

Kemar Roofe pushing for first Oxford United start at Bury

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9:30am Saturday 7th March 2015

KEMAR Roofe is in line for his first Oxford United start after head coach Michael Appleton hinted he was considering leaving top scorer Danny Hylton out for the trip to Bury.

Oxford United's Max Crocombe gets first senior international call-up

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9:00am Friday 6th March 2015

OXFORD United goalkeeper Max Crocombe has received his first call-up to the senior New Zealand squad.

Oxford United boss envious of Bury's stable ship

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8:00am Friday 6th March 2015

MICHAEL Appleton admits he is “almost jealous” of the stability tomorrow’s opponents Bury have enjoyed this season.


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