FOOTBALL: City edge closer to safety despite loss

Oxford Mail: Andy Ballard squeezes the ball in from a narrow angle to equalise for Oxford City

7:40am Monday 21st April 2014

OXFORD City missed the chance to secure safety in Skrill North when they lost 2-1 to ten-man Hednesford at Marsh Lane on Saturday, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Northampton clash a sell-out

Oxford Mail: Chris Wilder is unveiled as the new Northampton Town manager at Sixfields yesterday

6:50am Monday 21st April 2014

TICKETS for Oxford United’s final game of the season at Northampton Town have sold out.

FOOTBALL: Ardley survive fright to go top

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:40am Monday 21st April 2014

ARDLEY United regained top spot in a thrilling two-horse race for the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division title with a 5-1 victory away to bottom club Abingdon Town on Saturday.

Oxford United's women suffer second successive defeat

Oxford Mail: Sahara Osborne-Ricketts

5:50am Monday 21st April 2014

OXFORD United slipped to their second successive Women’s Super League defeat in cruel fashion as a deadly second-half display from title favourites Doncaster Rovers Belles saw the U’s go down to a 4-1 defeat on Saturday.

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

Oxford Mail: 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.

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

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

6:51pm Friday 18th April 2014

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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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'

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: Gee urges Millers to keep up pressure

Oxford Mail: North Leigh boss Mark Gee says his side can still make the Division 1 South & West, though admits it will be a Herculean task

8:00am Friday 18th April 2014

North Leigh manager Mark Gee has backed his side to keep up the heat on their Calor League Division 1 South & West play-off rivals as they entertain struggling Clevedon Town tomorrow.

FOOTBALL: Ford expects City to turn on style and secure survival

Oxford Mail: Jamie Cook is back in the Oxford City squad for their Easter programme

8:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Oxford City boss Mike Ford won’t allow his side to be distracted by events elsewhere as they host promotion-chasing Hednesford Town in Skrill North tomorrow afternoon, writes Matthew Bruce.

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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: Wantage eye up cup glory as Ardley bid to go top

Oxford Mail: football generic

5:35pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Wantage Town take a break from their Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division promotion campaign for a trip to Ascot United in the semi-final of the Bluefin Sports Challenge Cup tomorrow.

FOOTBALL: Oxon Senior Cup date revealed

Oxford Mail: football generic

3:34pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

The all-Uhlsport Hellenic League Oxfordshire Senior Cup final between Ardley United and Kidlington will be staged at the Kassam Stadium on Thursday, May 1 (7.45pm)

Oxford United chief happy to talk, but not sell

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: Abba on song in shoot-out to capture Coronation Cup

Oxford Mail: Abba Athletic with the Coronation Cup

8:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Abba Athletic lifted the Coronation Cup with a 7-6 sudden death penalty shoot-out victory over Bishops Itchingdon in the Diamond Jubilee final at Banbury United.

FOOTBALL: West Witney celebrate retaining crown in style

Oxford Mail: West Witney celebrate winning back-to-back Premier Division titles

8:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Newly-crowned Witney & District FA Premier Division champions West Witney celebrated retaining their title with a 5-0 home success against Chadlington, writes Anthony Barlow.

FOOTBALL: Almond and Keeble keep Oakley on title track

Oxford Mail: Horspath’s Aaron Laman takes evasive action as Oakley’s Paul Brown lets fly during their Premier Division clash, which Oakley won 2-0

8:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014


FOOTBALL: Chinnor title hopes ended

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:50am Wednesday 16th April 2014

CHINNOR’S slim hopes of retaining their Oxford Mail Girls League title were ended with a 3-2 home defeat to Moretonville in the Under 16/17 League.

FOOTBALL: Hero Herman doubles up as Northway lift cup

Oxford Mail: Black Swan’s Gary Belcher fires in an effort on goal, but the ball sails over the bar as North Oxford Conservative Club’s Joe Murphy tries to block his shot. Swan stunned the Division 2 leaders with a 7-0 victory

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

NORTHWAY Res overcame Division 2 rivals Woodstock Wanderers 3-0 to claim the Critchleys Upper Thames Valley League's Ridgeway Cup at Abingdon Town’s Culham Road, writes TIM SIRET.

FOOTBALL: Nicholls hat-trick leaves Dorchester in title limbo

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Leaders Dorchester completed their North Berks League Division 1 campaign with a 3-2 victory at Long Wittenham Athletic – and must now wait to see if they are champions.

FOOTBALL: Five-star Sweeney is Charlton's hero

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014


FOOTBALL: No justice as Oxford City fall to promotion-chasers

Oxford Mail: City's Andy Ballard heads just over

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

OXFORD City felt hard done by as they went down 2-1 to Altrincham at Marsh Lane last night.

FOOTBALL: Moss seals it as Barton avenge loss

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014


FOOTBALL: Evangelinos clinches it for Banbury

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

A SPLENDED 67th-minute goal from Nick Evangelinos earned Banbury all three Calor League Premier Division points with a 1-0 victory from their trip to Weymouth last night.

FOOTBALL: Upsets earn Wallingford and Westminster the glory

Oxford Mail: Westminster line up before their win over East Hendred which claimed the War Memorial Cup for the first time

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Underdogs Wallingford Town Res came from behind to beat Faringdon Town A 2-1 in the North Berks League Cup final.

Kitson out to end on a high

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: We need to finish the job, says Ford

Oxford Mail: Andy Ballard battled alone up front for City

8:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Oxford City manager Mike Ford warned his players against complacency as they host fourth-placed Altrincham in Skrill North tonight, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

United women stung by Bees in opener

Oxford Mail: 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.

VIDEO: Highlights and reaction from Oxford United's win at Plymouth

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

11:44am Monday 14th April 2014

OXFORD United bounced back to form in style with a 2-0 win at Plymouth Argyle on Saturday.

Waddock hails Oxford United as win reignites play-off hopes

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: Melledew's treble helps Wantage go top

Oxford Mail: Wantage's Richie Claydon hit a hat-trick

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Tom Melledew hit a hat-trick as Wantage Town took advantage of Ardley United not having a game by thrashing hosts Holyport 6-0 to go top of the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division by two points.

FOOTBALL: Ford blames fatigue for hammering

Oxford Mail: Oxford City's Lee Henderson is all over this Gainsborough opponent at a corner

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Oxford City boss Mike Ford felt his side’s gruelling run of games has left them physically and mentally exhausted as they went down to a heavy 6-0 defeat at Gainsborough Trinity in Skrill North on Saturday, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Callum ends difficult week on a real high

Oxford Mail: 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.

FOOTBALL: Banbury fail to cash in as hosts take command

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Banbury United dropped to fourth from bottom of the Calor League Premier Division after a 2-0 defeat at Hardenhuish Park on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Deadly duo put Millers in frame

Oxford Mail: Morgan Williams netted a double in North Leigh's 7-0 win at Guildford City

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Morgan Williams and Mark Bell scored doubles as North Leigh boosted their Calor League Division 1 South & West play-off hopes with a thumping 7-0 victory at the basement boys.

FOOTBALL: Super Didcot extend their terrific run

Oxford Mail: Didcot Town's Jack Longford sees his header kept out by the Godalming keeper

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Didcot Town increased their unbeaten run in Calor League Division 1 South & West to seven matches with a hard-fought 2-0 victory at the Draycott Engineering Loop Meadow Stadium on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: City's five-game unbeaten run is smashed for six

Oxford Mail: Gainsborough Trinity's Greg Young rises highest above a static Oxford City defence to head his side into the lead

7:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Oxford City’s five-game unbeaten run in Skrill North was brought to an emphatic end as they were crushed at Gainsborough Trinity on Saturday, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

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

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

5:57pm Saturday 12th April 2014

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