Roberts revels in Oxford United's comeback win over Swindon

Herald Series: James Roberts

6:40am Wednesday 1st October 2014

JAMES Roberts admitted it was extra sweet to score a winner for Oxford United against rivals Swindon Town, even if it came in a behind-closed-doors game.

Oxford United stage comeback to beat Swindon Town

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3:26pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

JAMES Roberts came off the bench to score the winner as Oxford United came from two goals down to win 3-2 against Swindon Town at Roman Way.

Dismal start troubles Appleton

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9:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Oxford United’s position in the table is now a concern for head coach Michael Appleton, who has acknow-ledged it is taking longer than expected to improve results.

Woeful Oxford United Women battered by Reading

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8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A lacklustre Oxford United Women suffered a 5-0 thrashing at local rivals Reading, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Oxford United head coach urges players to take responsibility

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10:30am Monday 29th September 2014

MICHAEL Appleton admitted Oxford United were second best where it really mattered as they lost 2-0 at Luton Town.

FOOTBALL: Wantage fall to heavy defeat

Herald Series: football generic

8:30am Monday 29th September 2014

GOALKEEPER Lee Farrow was sent off in controversial fashion as Wantage Town slumped to their heaviest defeat of the season, a 5-0 loss at Mangotsfield United in Southern League Division 1 South & West.

Oxford United striker Barnett annoyed by missed chances

Herald Series:

8:10am Monday 29th September 2014

A RUEFUL Tyrone Barnett held his hands up for a missed header which turned out to be the key moment in Oxford United’s defeat.

RUGBY: Welsh injury list is no excuse, says Burnell

Herald Series: Justin Burnell

8:10am Monday 29th September 2014

JUSTIN Burnell admits London Welsh’s injury problems are increasing, but he refuses to use that as an excuse for their poor form.

Mullins frustrated by early strike

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7:30am Monday 29th September 2014

JOHNNY Mullins was disappointed Oxford United failed to heed the warnings about Luton Town’s fast start as they fell behind in just over a minute, writes DAVID PRITCHARD.

FOOTBALL: Mills double sends Didcot second

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7:20am Monday 29th September 2014

GOAL machine John Mills did it again with another double to fire Didcot Town to second place in Southern League Division 1 South & West with victory at Taunton Town.

Luton Tn 2 (Wilkinson 2, Howells 66), Oxford Utd 0 + VIDEO

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5:05pm Saturday 27th September 2014

OXFORD United's five-game unbeaten run came to a shuddering halt as they crashed to defeat at Luton Town.

I'll take my chances this time, vows Oxford United striker Hylton

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9:30am Saturday 27th September 2014

Danny Hylton is confident he can get back on the Oxford United goal trail if chances come his way this afternoon after a wasteful display last weekend.

RUGBY UNION: Exiles' head coach Burnell feels aggrieved after another heavy loss

Herald Series:

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell said his side were hard done by after crashing to a fourth heavy defeat of the season at the Kassam Stadium last night.

Live RUGBY UNION: London Welsh v Gloucester

Herald Series: We're back! London Welsh and coach Justin Burnell celebrate

7:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

Live updates from the Kassam Stadium where London Welsh host Gloucester in the Aviva Premiership

RUGBY UNION: Welsh beaten again after another woeful collapse

Herald Series:

10:50pm Friday 26th September 2014

London Welsh 10, Gloucester 46

Calllum's living the dream for Oxford United

Herald Series:

9:30am Friday 26th September 2014

Callum O’Dowda is aiming to carry on a rich vein of form tomorrow as the winger admits he is in dreamland hearing Oxford United’s supporters chanting his name.

Oxford United boss aiming to exploit extra time in training

Herald Series:

9:10am Friday 26th September 2014

MICHAEL Appleton thinks an increase in time spent on the training pitch over the next month will prove to be important for Oxford United’s development.

Oxford United youngster is a 'frightening' talent - Whing

Herald Series:

8:40am Friday 26th September 2014

JOSH Ashby is showing signs he will have a big future in the game, according to fellow midfielder Andy Whing.

Riley revelling in regular football with Oxford United

Herald Series:

8:30am Friday 26th September 2014

JOE Riley is loving life at Oxford United and the on-loan defender believes a run in the side is proving his injury problems are in the past.

Hoskins gets up and running for Oxford United

Herald Series:

8:30am Friday 26th September 2014

WILL Hoskins is making rapid progress as the striker recovers from a groin injury.

RUGBY UNION: Exiles will get better, insists Thorpe

Herald Series:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014


RUGBY UNION: Reynolds praises spirit

Herald Series:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014


RUGBY UNION: We must improve, says London Welsh head coach Burnell

Herald Series:

7:00am Friday 26th September 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell says they are determined to put on a better show for fans at the Kassam Stadium tonight (7.45).

Judge us on our actions, United chairman tells fans' forum

Herald Series:

6:30am Friday 26th September 2014

Oxford United chairman Darryl Eales was encouraged by the response from supporters at a forum held at the Kassam Stadium last night.

FOOTBALL: Abingdon United face stiffest FA Cup test, says boss

Herald Series:

4:18pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Abingdon United will have to overturn huge odds on Saturday if they are to reach the third qualifying round of the FA Cup.

RUGBY UNION: Trio return for London Welsh

Herald Series: London Welsh centre Tom May

12:18pm Thursday 25th September 2014

TOM May, Rhys Crane and Ollie Stedman come into the London Welsh team for tomorrow night’s Aviva Premiership clash at home to Gloucester (7.45).

Oxford United chief urges fans to share ideas at tonight's forum

Herald Series:

9:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

MARK Ashton has called on Oxford United fans to come forward at tonight’s forum with their ideas on how to improve the club.

Hatters trip likely to come too soon for Oxford United goalkeeper

Herald Series:

6:02pm Thursday 25th September 2014

RYAN Clarke is unlikely to make his comeback to Oxford United first-team action tomorrow.

RUGBY UNION: Oxon's Purdy out to dent Welsh revival bid

Herald Series:

8:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

OXFORDSHIRE’S Henry Purdy is relishing the challenge of facing London Welsh at the Kassam Stadium tomorrow night.

RUGBY UNION: Robinson rejoins Henley

Herald Series:

7:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

WILL Robinson has joined London Welsh teammate Nathan Taylor on loan at Henley Hawks.

RUGBY UNION: Thorpe and Down lead tackle stats

Herald Series:

6:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

LONDON Welsh may be bottom of the Aviva Premiership, but they did have two of the leading tacklers in round three of the competition.

Clarke's buzzing after successful Oxford United return

Herald Series:

9:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

RYAN Clarke believes he is available for first-team selection after making a successful playing return for Oxford United yesterday.

Whing and Clarke make Oxford United returns

Herald Series: Andy Whing is hoping to be back in training by early March

2:43pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

ANDY Whing and Ryan Clarke played their first games of the season as Oxford United's development side came from behind to win 2-1 against Southend United.

Oxford United duo return to action today

Herald Series:

9:30am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

OXFORD United will get a double fitness boost today as Ryan Clarke and Andy Whing make their re-turn to playing after surgery this summer.

Oxford United Women bounce back to climb off the bottom

Herald Series:

8:20am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

OXFORD United came from behind to secure a 2-2 draw at home to Durham, extending their unbeaten run to three games in the process, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

RUGBY UNION: Harries is the hero in Welsh win

Herald Series:

8:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014


Appleton praises dominant Oxford United but rues missed opportunity

Herald Series:

9:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

MICHAEL Appleton rued some over-elaborate finishing, but was heartened by Oxford United’s commanding display against Stevenage.

Riley: We can't just rely on Hylton

Herald Series:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

JOE Riley said no-one at Oxford United would be critical of Danny Hylton after the top scorer wasted several good chances in the goalless draw with Stevenage.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh well-beaten again as Arscott has last laugh

Herald Series:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

Tom Arscott inflicted London Welsh’s third straight heavy defeat with a hat-trick of tries for Sale Sharks in Saturday’s clash.

RUGBY UNION: Lack-lustre finish is a big blow for Burnell

Herald Series: Justin Burnell

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

Justin Burnell was in no mood to gloss over London Welsh’s shortcomings after the 46-8 defeat to Sale Sharks.

Oxford Utd 0, Stevenage 0

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5:03pm Saturday 20th September 2014

OXFORD United produced an entertaining display but had to settle for a draw as they were unable to find a way past a dogged Stevenage.

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

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5:49pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Oxford United Wright issues warning

Herald Series:

9:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

Jake Wright believes it will be key for Oxford United to avoid getting dragged into a physical contest if they are to build on a midweek win when Stevenage visit today.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh form must come first for Tongan Taione

Herald Series:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

TAIONE Vea says he can’t let playing in the World Cup with Tonga distract him from London Welsh’s Aviva Premiership challenge.

Oxford duo Hylton and Howard set to receive green light

Herald Series:

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Top scorer Danny Hylton and Brian Howard are expected to have recovered from midweek knocks to start for Oxford United today.

RUGBY UNION: Mills staying focused ahead of clash with old club

Herald Series:

7:00am Saturday 20th September 2014


RUGBY UNION: Exiles willing to grind it out

Herald Series: Long-term agenda: Ollie Smith at London Welsh

7:00am Saturday 20th September 2014


RUGBY UNION: Britton, Schofield and Down return for London Welsh

Herald Series:

3:40pm Friday 19th September 2014

LONDON Welsh head coach Justin Burnell has shuffled his pack for today’s Aviva Premiership clash with Sale Sharks at the AJ Bell Stadium (2).

Newey: Oxford United are doing it right

Herald Series:

9:30am Friday 19th September 2014

TOM Newey hopes Oxford United’s supporters will embrace the side’s progressive style after seeing them make it work for the first time at the Kassam Stadium.

Joining Oxford United's 'project' offers new chapter in life of Brian

Herald Series:

9:20am Friday 19th September 2014

HIS varied CV may include a spell at arch rivals Swindon Town, but Brian Howard’s debut for Oxford United should have gone a long way to convince any doubters not to hold it against him.

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