It's heartbreak for Oxford United, but Appleton so proud of team + VIDEO

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9:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton was hugely proud by the way Oxford United stood up to West Bromwich Albion as a dramatic night saw the underdogs knocked out after a penalty shoot-out.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match at West Brom?

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1:42am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Oxford United new signing Will Hoskins is buzzing

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9:30am Tuesday 26th August 2014

WILL Hoskins is champing at the bit to get started at Oxford United and the striker is hopeful he can make his debut at West Bromwich Albion tonight (8).

Oxford United boss hoping for cup scalp

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8:50am Tuesday 26th August 2014

OXFORD United will have no intention of putting men behind the ball and stifling West Bromwich Albion tonight, according to head coach Michael Appleton.

Oxford United's women no match for Doncaster

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7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

OXFORD United Women were humbled 5-1 by high-flying Doncaster Rovers Belles in their FA Women’s Super League 2 clash at Abingdon United, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Oxford United sign Will Hoskins to boost striking options

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10:00am Monday 25th August 2014

OXFORD United’s bid to sharpen their attack has been boosted by the capture of experienced striker Will Hoskins.

Oxford United boss: We want points, not praise

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9:30am Monday 25th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton is getting irritated with praise from opposition managers after Oxford United failed to convert another decent display, writes DAVID PRITCHARD.

Newey not concerned about Oxford United's position

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8:30am Monday 25th August 2014

TOM Newey played down the significance of Oxford United propping up the Football League in the wake of Saturday’s 1-0 defeat to Portsmouth.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match against Portsmouth?

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5:48pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Brown eager to give U's fans cheer

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9:30am Saturday 23rd August 2014

JUNIOR Brown believes Oxford United will be inspired by a big crowd this afternoon as they host Portsmouth.

United boss could name same again

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8:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

WITH no new injury concerns Oxford United could name an unchanged starting line-up for the first time this season.

Stick with us, says Oxford skipper

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9:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

Jake Wright believes Oxford United’s attractive style will mean supporters continue to back the team while they attempt to recover from a slow start to the season.

Slow start no cause for concern - Oxford United boss

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9:20am Friday 22nd August 2014

NO points, no goals from open play, no clean sheets – Oxford United’s start to Sky Bet League Two would give plenty of coaches sleepless nights.

Hylton's happy to roam in quest for Oxford United goals

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9:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

DANNY Hylton says he is enjoying being given added freedom by Oxford United boss Michael Appleton to cause other teams problems.

Appleton seeks 'clever' solution to Oxford United's lack of goals

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8:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton says Oxford United have to be creative while they continue to search for targets up front during the transfer window.

Busy fixture list welcomed by Oxford United's Brown

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8:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

JUNIOR Brown has welcomed Oxford United’s packed fixture schedule as he edges closer towards reaching match fitness.

Oxford United striker gets Scotland call-up

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8:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

ALEX Jakubiak will miss Oxford United’s visit to Cheltenham Town next month after a call-up to Scotland’s under 19 squad.

Portsmouth boss looking forward to Oxford United return

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8:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

THERE will be familiar faces all round in the technical areas at the Kassam Stadium tomorrow.

Oxford United boss admits results could put off some targets

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9:20am Thursday 21st August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton admits Oxford United’s losing start to the Sky Bet League Two season could have an effect on their search to attract players before the end of the transfer window.

Oxford United furious after being denied late penalty

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9:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

OXFORD United were left fuming after being denied a late penalty in a 1-0 defeat at Morecambe last night.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match at Morecambe?

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1:01pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Morris eyeing Oxford United revival

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9:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Carlton Morris is confident Oxford United will show they are quick learners as they attempt to get off the mark in Sky Bet League Two at Morecambe tonight.

Former Oxford United midfielder Peter Leven returns to football

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11:10pm Monday 18th August 2014

PETER Leven is back in football a year after leaving Oxford United.

United boss Appleton expresses his frustrations after Mansfield loss

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9:30am Monday 18th August 2014

Michael Appleton was hugely frustrated at the way his Oxford United side failed to heed the warnings about Mansfield Town’s game plan as they went down to a 2-1 defeat.

United midfielder Collins: We should never have lost that game

8:00am Monday 18th August 2014

Michael Collins thought Oxford United should have done more to hold on for a point as they conceded a late goal to lose 2-1 at Mansfield Town.

Mansfield boss questions penalty call

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7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

Paul Cox questioned the decision to award Oxford United a penalty, but hailed his injury-ravaged Mansfield Town side’s character for bouncing back to win.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match at Mansfield?

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5:47pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Away trip for Oxford United in JPT

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10:28am Saturday 16th August 2014

OXFORD United have been drawn away to Cheltenham Town in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy first round.

United boss Appleton urges side to build on cup win

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9:30am Saturday 16th August 2014

Oxford United’s cup heroics will mean nothing if they cannot deliver another performance at Mansfield Town this afternoon, according to head coach Michael Appleton.

Oxford United given 2,800 tickets for West Brom tie

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12:23pm Friday 15th August 2014

Oxford United have been allocated 2,800 tickets for the Capital One Cup second round tie at West Bromwich Albion, which has been confirmed for Tuesday, August 26 (8pm).

FOOTBALL: Potter out to regain magic

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9:30am Friday 15th August 2014

Alfie Potter believes Oxford United’s new system will help get him back to top form as the winger continues to recover from an injury-hit year.

Appleton: cup upset gives Oxford United belief in bold system

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9:20am Friday 15th August 2014

AS well as cheering a cup shock on Tuesday night, the travelling Oxford United fans might just have got a glimpse of a bright future.

Whing happy to have time on his side in bid for Oxford United return

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9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

AFTER spending as much time in the treatment room as he has on the pitch for Oxford United in the last two years, Andy Whing is treading carefully in a bid to finally end his injury troubles.

Cup progress boosts Oxford United player search

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8:50am Friday 15th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton believes Oxford United’s victory over Bristol City this week will help him sell the club to transfer targets this month.

Meades savours Oxford United bow after year out

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8:30am Friday 15th August 2014

JON Meades said his Oxford United debut was worth the wait after ending 12 months on the sidelines this week.

Injury problems mount up for Oxford United's opponents

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8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

MANSFIELD Town boss Paul Cox joked he might have to pick himself against Oxford United tomorrow after suffering a host of injury problems one week into the season.

Hylton delighted to open Oxford United account

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7:00am Friday 15th August 2014

DANNY Hylton will be aiming to make the difference again for Oxford United tomorrow after claiming the winner in midweek.

Oxford United chief thrilled with West Brom tie

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9:30am Thursday 14th August 2014

OXFORD United have been rewarded for their Capital One Cup exploits with a game against Premier League opposition later this month.

Jakubiak out to make big impression at Oxford United

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9:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

ALEX Jakubiak is determined his age will not prevent him from making an important contribution to Oxford United after signing on loan from Watford.

Oxford United net cup trip to West Brom

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10:05pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

OXFORD United have been drawn away to Premier League side West Brom in the Capital One Cup later this month.

Oxford United sign teenage striker on six-month loan

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4:40pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

OXFORD United have signed teenage striker Alex Jakubiak on loan from Watford until January.

Oxford United boss has fingers crossed for Manchester United reunion

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2:23pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton hopes Oxford United's efforts in the Capital One Cup last night are rewarded with an attractive tie when the second round draw is made this evening.

Hero Hylton follows Appleton instructions as Oxford United bask in cup victory

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9:50am Wednesday 13th August 2014

DANNY Hylton was thrilled to follow Oxford United head coach Michael Appleton’s final instructions as the substitute slotted an 87th-minute winner at Bristol City last night.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match at Bristol City?

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10:51pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Crocombe holds the key for Oxford United on 21st birthday

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9:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Max Crocombe is aiming to give himself the best possible birthday present as he targets a clean sheet for Oxford United tonight (7.45).

Walker bid held up by conflict in Gaza

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8:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Michael Appleton retains an interest in signing Liam Walker, but the Oxford United head coach says the midfielder has to take the initiative.

Appleton: We lacked a cutting edge

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9:30am Monday 11th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton urged his Oxford United side to show more adventure going forward after they went down to a 1-0 opening day defeat at home to Burton Albion.

Rowett pleased to spoil Oxford United's party

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7:40am Monday 11th August 2014

THE Kassam Stadium is rapidly becoming one of Burton Albion’s favourite grounds according to manager Gary Rowett.

Mullins: We know there is plenty of work to do

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6:40am Monday 11th August 2014

JOHNNY Mullins admitted Oxford United are not the finished article, but feels the new-look side are not far away from clicking, writes DAVID PRITCHARD.

Who was Oxford United's man of the match against Burton?

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5:47pm Saturday 9th August 2014









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