Oxford United in a spot of bother after being sunk by controversial penalty

Herald Series: Ryan Williams sums up the mood around the Kassam Stadium as he misses a good chance in the second half as Oxford United lost 1-0 to fellow play-off hopefuls York City

9:30am Saturday 19th April 2014

OXFORD United felt hard done by as their crunch meeting with fellow play-off hopefuls York City was decided by a hotly-contested penalty.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh's superb late fightback falls just short

Herald Series: London Welsh’s Daniel Browne and Joe Ajuwa get to grips with Bristol's George Watkins at the Memorial Ground last night

11:24pm Friday 18th April 2014

Bristol 25, London Welsh 21

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

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6:51pm Friday 18th April 2014

Oxford Utd 0, York City 1 (Coulson pen 47)

Herald Series: Michael Raynes last scored in March

4:59pm Friday 18th April 2014

OXFORD United's play-off fate is no longer in their hands after they were leapfrogged by York City, who won the Good Friday meeting at the Kassam Stadium.

Josh's joy at new Oxford United deal

Herald Series: Josh Ruffels has agreed a new contract with Oxford United

9:30am Friday 18th April 2014

JOSH Ruffels was thrilled to sign a lengthy new contract at Oxford United after admitting his first season at the club had exceeded expectations.

Memories stick for Constable during Oxford United's run-in

Herald Series: James Constable controls the ball as Josh Ruffels looks on in Saturday’s win at Plymouth

9:20am Friday 18th April 2014

A RANDOM find in the back of a drawer this week has given James Constable added inspiration ahead of today’s game.

Clarke hoping for a quiet game after having a hand in Oxford United win

Herald Series: Ryan Clarke shouts instructions at Plymouth Argyle, where he made vital saves last weekend  Picture: David Fleming

9:10am Friday 18th April 2014

AFTER taking centre stage last weekend with one of the best saves of his career, Oxford United goalkeeper Ryan Clarke would be happy to be out of the spotlight this afternoon.

Oxford United's boss wants a 'very Good Friday'

Herald Series: Deane Smalley

9:00am Friday 18th April 2014

GARY Waddock has called on Oxford United to back up last weekend’s fine performance with another against York City as he targets a ‘very Good Friday’ today (3).

Kitson tips Oxford United's O'Dowda for a big future

Herald Series: Dave Kitson (centre) celebrates his goal at Plymouth with Callum O’Dowda and David Hunt Picture: David Fleming

8:50am Friday 18th April 2014

DAVE Kitson is convinced Callum O’Dowda has a big future after the way the youngster dealt with a miss last weekend.

York City looking to repeat Fratton exploits at Oxford United

Herald Series: Michael Coulson

8:30am Friday 18th April 2014

YORK City boss Nigel Worthington believes their victory at Fratton Park last month was good preparation for this afternoon’s clash against Oxford United.

Oxford United youngster wins award

Herald Series: Oxford United youngster wins award

8:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SAMI Khawaja will be presented with the Kevin Durham Memorial Trophy before kick-off today.

RUGBY UNION: Exiles' form augurs well for play-off bid

Herald Series: Daniel Browne in action for London Welsh against Bedford at the Kassam Stadium

8:00am Friday 18th April 2014

GREENE KING IPA CHAMPIONSHIP

RUGBY UNION: Welsh are eyeing up top spot

Herald Series: Seb Stegmann dives over for London Welsh's third try

7:30am Friday 18th April 2014

LONDON Welsh attempt to go top of the Greene King IPA Championship table when they travel to leaders Bristol tonight (7.45).

Oxford United reach out to lapsed fans as season ticket prices announced

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7:00am Friday 18th April 2014

OXFORD United are contacting the 2,000 supporters who have slipped away over the last four years in a bid to win them back.

Ruffels signs long-term contract at Oxford United

Herald Series: Pictures from the U's 3-0 lose at Chesterfield

3:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

JOSH Ruffels has signed a new contract which could keep him at Oxford United until 2018.

Oxford United owner says fans hold the key to financial stability

Herald Series: Ian Lenagan and Gary Waddock

9:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

IAN Lenagan has called on supporters to match his commitment to Oxford United, with the chairman saying they hold the key to the club’s financial success in the future.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh's Quill keeping grounded

Herald Series: John Quill attacks for London Welsh against Jersey on Saturday                        Picture: Martin John

8:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

JOHN Quill enjoyed a dream first start for London Welsh with a brace of tries and a man-of-the-match award.

Exiles coach Ross plays down big-match clash

Herald Series: Gordon Ross

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

LONDON Welsh assistant coach Gordon Ross has talked down the significance of tomorrow’s trip to Greene King IPA Championship leaders Bristol (7.45).

Oxford United chief happy to talk, but not sell

Herald Series: Oxford United logo

11:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

PROSPECTIVE investors are always welcome at Oxford United, but the club is not up for sale.

Oxford United owner plays down £1.1m deficit

Herald Series: Ian Lenagan

10:10am Wednesday 16th April 2014

IAN Lenagan says accounts which reveal Oxford United lost more than £1.1million were disappointing but not surprising.

Waddock's appointment gives chairman a boost

Herald Series: Gary Waddock

9:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

GARY Waddock’s appointment at Oxford United has given chairman Ian Lenagan renewed optimism for the future after a testing time spent searching for Chris Wilder’s replacement.

Welsh welcome new first aid match unit at Kassam

Herald Series: St John Ambulance district manager, Craig Heigold at the Kassam Stadium

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

ONE of the teams based at the Kassam Stadium has welcomed news that a new first aid unit will be based there on match days.

Kitson out to end on a high

Herald Series: Dave Kitson salutes the fans after Oxford United’s welcome 2-0 win at Plymouth on Saturday when he scored

9:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Dave Kitson has added incentive to help Oxford United finish in the play-offs as he looks to end his career on a high.

United women stung by Bees in opener

Herald Series: Oxford United walk out for the first time to play in the Women’s Super League

8:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Oxford United’s Women's Super League debut ended in disappointment as they lost to London Bees.

Waddock hails Oxford United as win reignites play-off hopes

Herald Series: Oxford United boss Gary Waddock celebrates with the travelling fans after his side won 2-0 at Plymouth on Saturday

9:30am Monday 14th April 2014

GARY Waddock hailed an outstanding display from Oxford United as they bounced back into the play-off places with a 2-0 win at Plymouth Argyle.

Sheridan blasts Plymouth's poor display

Herald Series: James Constable fires in to make it 2-0

8:50am Monday 14th April 2014

JOHN Sheridan slammed Plymouth Argyle’s performance as he acknowledged Oxford United deserved maximum points.

Sahara aims high as Oxford United women are set for kick-off

Herald Series: Sahara Osborne-Ricketts

8:10am Monday 14th April 2014

SAHARA Osborne-Ricketts believes few other teams will approach the season with as much confidence as Oxford United when their FA Women’s Super League campaign gets under way tonight.

RUGBY UNION: Burnell is unhappy with slow opening

Herald Series: Exiles coach Justin Burnell

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Justin Burnell was a far happier man at full-time than at the interval of London Welsh’s victory over Jersey.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh's six-try show puts Jersey in shade

Herald Series: London Welsh’s Toby L’Estrange charges in for their sixth try in the 45-7 mauling of Jersey at the Kassam Stadium on Saturday

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

London Welsh came on strong to record a comfortable 45-7 victory over Jersey at the Kassam Stadium.

Callum ends difficult week on a real high

Herald Series: Callum O'Dowda in action at Plymouth

7:50am Monday 14th April 2014

CALLUM O’Dowda was thrilled to take his opportunity with both hands as a disappointing week for the teenager ended on a high.

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

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5:57pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Plymouth Argyle 0 Oxford Utd 2 (Kitson 33, Constable 63)

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5:01pm Saturday 12th April 2014

GOALS from Dave Kitson and James Constable gave Oxford United a long-awaited victory as they outplayed a nervous Plymouth Argyle.

Live RUGBY UNION: London Welsh v Jersey

Herald Series: London Welsh hope to play in the Premiership at the Kassam Stadium

1:29pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Live updates and scores from the Kassam Stadium where London Welsh host Jersey in the Greene King IPA Championship

Oxford midfielder Ruffels ready for huge test

Herald Series: Oxford United’s Josh Ruffels, seen being challenged by Fleetwood Town’s Nathan Pond during last Saturday’s 2-0 defeat, says Oxford have it all still to play for

9:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

Josh Ruffels says Oxford United need to deliver as they face a massive test at Plymouth Argyle this afternoon.

U's are waiting on Whing fitness

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

8:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

Andy Whing’s fitness is the main concern for Oxford United head coach Gary Waddock today.

RUGBY UNION: Happy memories can inspire London Welsh's promotion bid

Herald Series: Alex Davies starts at fly half for London Welsh against Jersey today

8:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

ALEX Davies believes London Welsh’s Championship-winning experience from 2012 will hold them in good stead this time around.

RUGBY UNION: Keats starts as Welsh change nine

Herald Series: Tyson Keats

7:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

GREENE KING IPA CHAMPIONSHIP

RUGBY UNION: Lees' joy at Chiefs move

Herald Series: London Welsh's Mitch Lees drives forwards against Ealing

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

MITCH Lees said joining Exeter Chiefs was too good an opportunity to turn down.

Oxford United defender Newey says: It's down to us

Herald Series: Tom Newey

9:30am Friday 11th April 2014

TOM Newey has urged everyone to reserve judgement on Oxford United until the end of the season as they attempt to get back on track at Plymouth Argyle tomorrow.

Oxford United boss: We're not play-off long-shots

Herald Series: Gary Waddock

9:20am Friday 11th April 2014

OXFORD United may be playing catch-up on the top seven for the first time this season, but Gary Waddock does not believe his side are outsiders to make the Sky Bet League Two play-offs.

Ever-present Ruffels keen to make the most of Oxford United starts

Herald Series: Josh Ruffels shoots against Dagenham          Picture: Dan Westwell

9:00am Friday 11th April 2014

JOSH Ruffels is hoping to continue his place on Gary Waddock’s teamsheet as the young midfielder aims to secure a new contract.

Oxford United ready for Women's Super League challenge

Herald Series: Oxford United Women's squad

9:00am Friday 11th April 2014

WHILE the end of the season is in sight for Oxford United’s men, the club’s women’s side are about to embark into uncharted territory.

Title within reach for Oxford United's youngsters

Herald Series: Chris Allen

8:50am Friday 11th April 2014

OXFORD United could be celebrating a league title tomorrow as their under 18 team face a crunch clash at Bristol Rovers.

Isinglass put their shirt on Oxford United next season

Herald Series: Isinglass’s logo, as worn by Sean Rigg,  will remain for another year	 Picture: Dan Westwell

8:30am Friday 11th April 2014

ISINGLASS Consulting have agreed to extend their shirt sponsorship deal to cover next season.

Tongan ace Hudson glad to be back for Exiles

Herald Series: Hudson Tonga'uiha

7:00am Friday 11th April 2014

HUDSON Tonga’uiha is set to make his first appearance for London Welsh in 16 months when he returns for their Greene King IPA Championship game against Jersey at the Kassam Stadium tomorrow (2pm).

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh will keep pushing until play-offs

Herald Series: London Welsh’s James Tidewell (right) and Mike Denbee launch an attack during their 33-26 at Jersey. Justin Burnell is warning of another battle on Saturday

8:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

LONDON Welsh head coach Justin Burnell insists there will be no let up from his side, despite having already secured a play-off spot.

Oxford United bow out on penalties

Herald Series: Danny Rose has been impressed with Matt Bevans' form

4:30pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

OXFORD United’s woes on the pitch continued last night as they were knocked out of the Oxfordshire Senior Cup at Kidlington.

Waddock backs Oxford United to halt the slide

Herald Series: Gary Waddock applauds the United fans who made the trip to Dagenham & Redbridge last Saturday	 Picture: Dan Westwell

9:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Gary Waddock is hoping that dropping out of the play-offs will be the shock Oxford United’s players need to halt their slump.

Oxford United bidding for final spot

Herald Series: Sean Rigg surges forward on his return to the U's side last weekend

8:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Sean Rigg, Danny Rose and Jon Meades are expected to be involved as Oxford United visit Kidlington tonight in the Oxfordshire Senior Cup semi-final (7.45).

Now it's time to get tough, says United boss Waddock

Herald Series: United midfielder Scott Davies’s reaction at the final whistle against Fleetwood Town sums up the club’s slump in the Sky Bet League Two promotion race

10:40am Monday 7th April 2014

Gary Waddock demanded Oxford United to be mentally stronger as their wretched run was extended by a 2-0 defeat at home to Fleetwood Town.




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