Oxford United to face Bristol City in League Cup

Oxford United to face Bristol City in League Cup

Oxford United to face Bristol City in League Cup

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Oxford United have been handed an away tie at Bristol City in the first round of the Capital One Cup.

This morning's draw paired the U's with the Robins in a match to be played in the week commencing August 11.

The last time United travelled to Ashton Gate was in September 2002, also in the League Cup, when James Hunt scored the only goal as the U's triumphed 1-0.

Ian Atkins's side went on the beat Charlton on penalties in the second round, before losing 3-0 at home to Aston Villa.

Latest United news:

Long-serving keeper Clarke is set to leave Oxford United

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Tuesday 30th June 2015

Ryan Clarke looks certain to be leaving Oxford United, with head coach Michael Appleton expecting the goalkeeper to depart this week.

Sky Sports to broadcast Oxford United's game at Bristol Rovers

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Tuesday 30th June 2015

OXFORD United’s game at Bristol Rovers in September has been selected for live coverage by Sky Sports.

Oxford United players get ready to make a flying start at RAF Benson

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9:00am Tuesday 30th June 2015

Oxford's United’s squad will visit RAF Benson tomorrow for a two-day team bonding trip aimed at testing them physically and mentally.

Oxford United eye training base next to Kassam Stadium

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Monday 29th June 2015

OXFORD United are looking into the feasibility of setting up a purpose-built training ground on fields opposite the Kassam Stadium.

Oxford United insist Crocombe won't miss-out following call-up for New Zealand Under 23s

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Saturday 27th June 2015

Max Crocombe’s international call-up will not put him at a disadvantage when it comes to Oxford United’s pre-season, according to the club’s goalkeeping coach Wayne Brown.

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