LONDON WELSH: Olly Barkley backs Exiles to surprise this season

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9:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

LONDON Welsh are not just in the Aviva Premiership this season to make up the numbers.

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

CRICKET: Vale drop fears increase after defeat to Horspath

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8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Abingdon Vale remain in relegation trouble after a 67-run home defeat to Horspath 2nd in Cherwell League Division 2, writes Graham Scott.

ATHLETICS: Veteran Talbot back with a bang

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7:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ABINGDON veteran Duncan Talbot has marked his return from two years out injured by winning four golds and three silvers in a week.

CRICKET: Snell and Bowles star for Shrivenham

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7:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

SHRIVENHAM ran out emphatic 97-run winners at basement boys Hook Norton in OCA Division 1, writes David Quinn.

FOOTBALL: Bown strike seals it for Shrivenham

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6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

MATT Bown’s 35th-minute strike sealed a 1-0 win for Shrivenham at Reading Town in the FA Cup extra preliminary round.

Morecambe 1 (Ellison 40), Oxford Utd 0

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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

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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.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh undone as Wasps produce sting in the tail

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8:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Wasps 38 (tries Hughes 2, Davies, Thompson, Myall; cons Jackson 4, Lozowski; pen Lozowski) London Welsh 24 (tries Scott, pen, Elder; cons Barkley 2, Roberts; pen Barkley)

RUGBY UNION: Exiles need to learn lessons and quickly, says Burnell

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8:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

LONDON Welsh head coach Justin Burnell said they must learn the lessons of their Adams Park defeat to Wasps and quickly.

Former Oxford United midfielder Peter Leven returns to football

Herald Series: 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

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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.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh beaten by Wasps in friendly

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7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

London Welsh lost 38-24 to Wasps in their clash at Adams Park, Wycombe, yesterday.

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.

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

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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.

RUGBY UNION: Barkley makes Welsh debut in Wasps friendly

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8:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

Olly Barkley will make his London Welsh debut in their pre-season friendly against Wasps at Adams Park tomorrow (2.30pm).

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.

FOOTBALL: Wantage are on learning curve, boss Ackling

Herald Series: Didcot Town's joint boss Ian Concannon

7:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Wantage Town boss Gary Ackling wants his side to forget the contentious 2-1 midweek defeat at home to AFC Totton and concentrate on getting a good result at Wimborne tomorrow.

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.

FOOTBALL: Wantage are beaten by controversial goal

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9:49am Wednesday 13th August 2014

WANTAGE Town were denied their first Southern League point when a hotly-contested late goal from AFC Totton sent them falling to a 2-1 home defeat in Division 1 South & West 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

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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.

RUGBY UNION: Elder delighted with clean sheet after two-try debut

Herald Series: Chris Elder playing for Chinnor in the 2010 Oxfordshire Cup final

8:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Two tries on debut is not a bad way to mark your first appearance for your new club.

RUGBY UNION: Exiles coach Burnell wary after crushing win over Henley

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7:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell was a satisfied man after seeing the Exiles kick-off their pre-season with a 64-0 win over Henley Hawks at Dry Leas.

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.

FOOTBALL: Whitehead's blast settles it for Didcot

Herald Series: Didcot's Ben Whitehead

8:00am Monday 11th August 2014

Didcot started their Southern League Division 1 South & West campaign with notable 2-0 victory against last season’s play-off contenders Swindon Supermarine.

FOOTBALL: Wantage given tough baptism

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8:00am Monday 11th August 2014

Wantage Town suffered a baptism of fire as they marked their Southern League debut with a 3-0 home defeat by Taunton Town on Saturday.

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.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh storm to big win over Henley

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7:00am Monday 11th August 2014

London Welsh cruised to a 64-0 pre-season victory over Henley Hawks on Saturday.

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