Oxford United furious after being denied late penalty

Witney Gazette:

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.

Morecambe 1 (Ellison 40), Oxford Utd 0

Witney Gazette:

9:55pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

OXFORD United delivered a vastly improved performance, but were left to reflect on a controversial penalty decision which went against them in defeat at Morecambe.

Updates - Morecambe v Oxford Utd

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6:58pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

All the latest news from Oxford United's visit to Morecambe in Sky Bet League Two.

Morris eyeing Oxford United revival

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette: Peter Leven is one of several Oxford United players who will have benefitted from no midweek game this week

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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.

Mansfield Town 2 (Tafazolli 39, Murray 88) Oxford United 1 (Hylton pen 79

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5:50pm Saturday 16th August 2014

OXFORD United's wait for a point goes on as two players with connections to the club were on target to give Mansfield Town victory.

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Bristol City 1 (Bryan 2) Oxford United 2 (Morris 55, Hylton 87)

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9:42pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

DANNY Hylton came off the bench to claim the winner as Oxford United recovered from an awful start to pull off a Capital One Cup upset at Bristol City.

Crocombe holds the key for Oxford United on 21st birthday

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Witney Gazette:

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

Oxford Utd 0 Burton Albion 1 (Akins 42)

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4:58pm Saturday 9th August 2014

 A TAP-IN from Lucas Akins proved the difference as Oxford United slipped to an opening day defeat at home to Burton Albion.

Skipper Wright says United are stronger now

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9:30am Saturday 9th August 2014

Oxford United kick off their Sky Bet League Two campaign this afternoon and skipper Jake Wright believes this summer’s recruits mean the side are stronger than 12 months ago.

United boss Appleton waiting on his central defenders

Witney Gazette:

8:20am Saturday 9th August 2014

Michael Appleton is waiting on the fitness of two centre backs as he prepares to pick his first competitive line-up as Oxford United’s head coach.

'Realist' Michael Appleton looks to long game at Oxford United

Witney Gazette:

9:20am Friday 8th August 2014

EVEN though he has only been in charge for just over a month, it is clear Michael Appleton is not someone who deals in hyperbole.

Appleton banks on market changes

Witney Gazette:

9:00am Friday 8th August 2014

Head coach Michael Appleton is banking on exploiting a changing transfer market as he continues his hunt to strengthen Oxford United’s attacking options.

Wright refreshed after summer of upheaval at Oxford United

Witney Gazette:

9:00am Friday 8th August 2014

THE sweeping changes at Oxford United this summer have transformed the atmosphere in the camp, according to skipper Jake Wright.

Oxford United boss takes aim at social media after Whing rumours

Witney Gazette:

8:40am Friday 8th August 2014

MICHAEL Appleton is keen to stress Andy Whing’s recovery from groin surgery is on track amid rumours the Oxford United midfielder was set to hang up his boots.

Riley backs Oxford United to upset the odds

Witney Gazette:

8:30am Friday 8th August 2014

JOE Riley says Oxford United should embrace being dark horses in Sky Bet League Two after Michael Appleton’s side were not rated among the favourites for promotion.

Oxford United singing section set for debut

Witney Gazette:

8:00am Friday 8th August 2014

TOMORROW marks the first game for the new singing section in the East Stand.

Goalkeeper Long in pole position for Oxford United

Witney Gazette:

9:30am Thursday 7th August 2014

GEORGE Long will start the season as Michael Appleton’s first-choice goalkeeper, but the Oxford United head coach says Max Crocombe is firmly in his plans.

We must share the load, says Oxford United's Rose

Witney Gazette: Danny Rose has been impressed with Matt Bevans' form

9:30am Wednesday 6th August 2014

DANNY Rose says Oxford United’s midfielders have to take up the goalscoring slack while the club continue to look to strengthen up front.

Tyrone Marsh loaned out by Oxford United

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3:16pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

OXFORD United striker Tyrone Marsh will spend the first half of the season on loan at non-league side Welling United.

Morris ready to lead line for Oxford United

Witney Gazette:

9:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

Teenager Carlton Morris says he has no concerns about shouldering the pressure of leading the line for Oxford United after signing on loan.

Oxford United sign Norwich City striker

Witney Gazette:

5:24pm Monday 4th August 2014

OXFORD United have moved to strengthen their attacking options by signing Carlton Morris on loan from Norwich City.

Ex-England youth marksman is heading for United


10:26pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

A striker who has earned international recognition with England’s youth sides is poised to join Oxford United today.

Oxford United finish pre-season with defeat to Bournemouth

Witney Gazette:

5:07pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A SUPERB finish from Danny Rose was in vain as Oxford United finished their pre-season schedule with a 4-1 defeat at home to Bournemouth.

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