THE heavy rain which affected Oxford United's game last night has forced the postponement of their FA Youth Cup tie this evning.

A downpour put the clash with Ipswich Town in doubt, but the Sky Bet League One game was able to be completed.

IN PICTURES: Gallery from Oxford United's rain-affected draw with Ipswich Town

Further rain overnight saw conditions deteriorate at the Kassam Stadium, prompting the fourth round tie with Preston North End to be postponed.