Junior joins United's ranks

Herald Series:

9:30am Friday 1st August 2014

Michael Appleton was thrilled Oxford United’s pat-ience paid off after they finally clinched the signing of Junior Brown last night.

U's get to grips with new sponsor

Herald Series:

8:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Tyre firm Black ‘n’ Rounds have agreed to become Oxford United’s home shirt sponsor next season.

Oxford United sign Fleetwood winger

Herald Series:

6:05pm Thursday 31st July 2014

OXFORD United have strengthened their attacking options by signing Junior Brown on a 12-month deal.

Meades aiming to stake his claim at Oxford United

Herald Series:

9:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

JON Meades is loving every second of pre-season as the midfielder looks to put his injury nightmare firmly in the past.

No bye for Oxford United in JPT

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6:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

OXFORD United will be in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy first round draw next month after missing out on a bye.

Appleton's closing in on striker for Oxford United

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8:50am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Michael Appleton says Oxford United are “super close” to signing a striker to boost a side which lacked a cutting edge in a 1-0 home defeat to Wolves last night.

POLL: Which Oxford United signing impressed the most against Wolves?

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10:33pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Oxford United fall to Clarke strike

Herald Series:

9:47pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Oxford United suffered their first setback of pre-season as Leon Clarke's strike gave Wolverhampton Wanderers a narrow victory at the Kassam Stadium.

Riley signing is worth the risk - Oxford United boss

Herald Series:

9:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Signing Joe Riley for Oxford United was a “no-brainer” according to head coach Michael Appleton, despite the full back’s injury record.

Appleton hungry for Wolves test

Herald Series:

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Michael Appleton is hoping Oxford United can continue their pre-season progress as Wolverhampton Wanderers visit the Kassam Stadium tonight (7.45).

Titterrell in Wasps role

Herald Series: Warning: Andy Titterrell says London Welsh are not the finished article

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Andy Titterrell, who retired from playing professionally at London Welsh in January due to injury, has joined Wasps’ strength and conditioning team on a three-day-a-week contract.

Oxford United sign Bolton full back Joe Riley on loan

Herald Series: Joe Riley

10:59am Monday 28th July 2014

OXFORD United have signed Bolton Wanderers full back Joe Riley on loan until January.

FOOTBALL: Appleton's hopeful of imminent new signing for United

Herald Series: MICHAEL APPLETON

6:00am Monday 28th July 2014

At least one new face is expected at Oxford United training this morning as Michael Appleton looks to strengthen ahead of tomorrow’s home friendly with Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Oxford United beat Fulham youngsters in pre-season friendly

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1:51pm Saturday 26th July 2014

OXFORD United confidently swept aside Fulham's development side 3-0 in a behind-closed-doors friendly at Roman Way.

United loan stopper Long aiming to play for keeps

Herald Series:

8:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

George Long is looking forward to a battle with Max Crocombe to become Oxford United’s first-choice goalkeeper after joining on loan yesterday.

Oxford United sign loan deal for England Under 21 goalkeeper George Long

Herald Series:

12:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

OXFORD United have signed highly-rated goalkeeper George Long on loan from Sheffield United until January.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh open cup campaign at Bath

Herald Series: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

11:40am Friday 25th July 2014

LONDON Welsh will open their LV= Cup campaign by taking on Bath at the Rec on the weekend of October 31, November 1-2.

Crocombe striving to be spot-on at Oxford United

Herald Series:

9:30am Friday 25th July 2014

Max keeping it simple in order to impress

Oxford United seal trio of deals for shirt sponsorship

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7:20am Friday 25th July 2014

OXFORD United have agreed deals for three new shirt sponsors this season.

Abingdon Town 1 Oxford United 10

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9:48pm Thursday 24th July 2014

SAM Long scored a hat-trick as Oxford United's development side ran out 10-1 winners at Abingdon Town.

RUGBY UNION: Jones is welcome here, says Exiles coach

Herald Series:

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

LONDON Welsh head coach Justin Burnell would welcome the chance to sign Wales and Lions prop Adam Jones.

London Welsh sign second row James Down

Herald Series: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

9:18am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

London Welsh have made their 24th new signing of the summer after announcing the arrival of second row James Down.

RUGBY UNION: Piri Weepu will make big impression at London Welsh, says Nathan Vella

Herald Series:

8:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

NATHAN Vella is backing his former Auckland teammate Piri Weepu to shine at London Welsh.

Oxford United announce Derek Fazackerley as new assistant head coach

Herald Series:

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

OXFORD United have appointed former England No 2 Derek Fazackerley as their new assistant head coach.

Appleton happy with performance of Oxford United youngsters

Herald Series:

9:30am Monday 21st July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton hailed the contribution of Oxford United’s youngsters in Saturday’s 1-0 pre-season friendly win over Didcot Town, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Friendly: Didcot Town 0 Oxford United 1

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8:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

JAMES ROBERTS' second-half strike made it three wins from three pre-season games for Oxford United as they beat a spirited Didcot Town side 1-0 at Draycott Engineering Loop Meadow Stadium.

Appleton cool on Gillett link

Herald Series:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Michael Appleton says Simon Gillett is not a transfer target despite the midfielder being spotted watching Oxford United this week.

Oxford United expect quartet to play part at Didcot

Herald Series: Josh Ruffels says Oxford United want to finish on a good note for the fans in the final home game of the regular season against Accrington

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Oxford United have almost a clean bill of health as their build-up to the new season continues this afternoon with a friendly at Didcot Town (3).

Oxford United get fitness boost but new signing "unlikely" before weekend

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

11:24am Friday 18th July 2014

A TRIO of Oxford United players are set to make their first appearances of pre-season tomorrow, but head coach Michael Appleton rates the prospects of a new signing arriving before the game as slim.

Oxford United off to Bisham Abbey for pre-season

Herald Series: MICHAEL APPLETON

6:30am Friday 18th July 2014

Michael Appleton is looking forward to getting to know his players better after Oxford United arranged a last-minute training camp at Bisham Abbey.

Appleton aiming to improve Oxford United's recruitment

Herald Series:

9:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton remains hopeful of making another signing before the weekend, but the Oxford United head coach admits improvements need to be made to their recruitment strategy.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh coach backs new analyst to boost side

Herald Series:

8:40am Thursday 17th July 2014

LONDON Welsh head coach Justin Burnell says new performance analyst Richard Tonkin will be hugely beneficial to the club.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh announce Tonkin as performance analyst

Herald Series: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

3:49pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

LONDON Welsh have this afternoon announced Richard Tonkin as their new performance analyst.

Oxford United announce two additions to club's board

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10:03am Wednesday 16th July 2014

OXFORD United have announced two new faces will join the club's board.

New signing Michael Collins swayed by Oxford United ambition

Herald Series:

9:30am Wednesday 16th July 2014

OXFORD United’s ambition and the prospect of more transfer activity was enough to convince Michael Collins to walk out on a trial with a League One club and sign up.

RUGBY: Captain May eager to make his mark in big time

Herald Series:

8:50am Wednesday 16th July 2014

TOM May said he jumped at the chance to captain London Welsh in the Aviva Premiership.

Oxford City 0 Oxford Utd 1

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10:14pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A TYRONE Marsh penalty ensured Oxford United saw off Oxford City to make it two wins out of two outings in pre-season.

Oxford United sign Michael Collins

Herald Series:

3:50pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

MIDFIELDER Michael Collins has become Michael Appleton's first signing for Oxford United.

Oxford United game selected for television

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3:48pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

OXFORD United's trip to Cambridge United has been moved to a lunchtime kick-off after being selected for television.

RUGBY UNION: May and Corker to continue as London Welsh captains

Herald Series: London Welsh centre Tom May

10:48am Tuesday 15th July 2014

LONDON Welsh have today confirmed Tom May and Matt Corker will continue as team and club captain in 2014-15.

Get ready for the Wright stuff

Herald Series:

9:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Jake Wright is hoping a full recovery from the injuries which blighted his performances in the spring will see him return to top form when the new season begins.

RUGBY UNION: Tongan ace Aholelei is humbled to join Welsh

Herald Series: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

8:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Tongan international prop Eddie Aholelei said he was honoured and humbled to have signed for London Welsh.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh sign Tonga prop

Herald Series: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

2:10pm Monday 14th July 2014

LONDON Welsh have bolstered their pack by signing Tonga prop forward Eddie Aholelei.

Appleton hails Josh Ashby as Oxford United youngster makes big impression in friendly win + match highlights

Herald Series:

9:30am Monday 14th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton reserved special praise for Josh Ashby after the teenager finished off an impressive week by scoring the winner for Oxford United on Saturday.

Watch: Farnborough 1 Oxford United 2 + extended highlights

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4:16pm Saturday 12th July 2014

TEENAGERS James Roberts and Josh Ashby were on target to get Oxford United off to a winning start in pre-season.

Oxford United's players are out to impress

Herald Series:

9:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

Oxford United begin their pre-season fixtures this afternoon (2) with head coach Michael Appleton urging the players to keep it simple.

RUGBY UNION: Burnell so excited by additions

Herald Series:

8:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell is buzzing ahead of the new season – especially after his high-profile captures.

Oxford boss Appleton targets minimum of four new signings

Herald Series:

9:30am Friday 11th July 2014

Reinforcements are on the way for Oxford United, with Michael Appleton targeting a minimum of four signings before the start of the season.

RUGBY UNION: Welsh sign up All Blacks ace Piri Weepu

Herald Series:

6:00am Friday 11th July 2014

London Welsh have pulled off a huge transfer coup with the signing of New Zealand World Cup-winning scrum half Piri Weepu.

Michael Appleton closing in on first Oxford United signings

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1:18pm Thursday 10th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton is hoping his first Oxford United signing could be completed before Saturday's opening pre-season game at Farnborough.




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