Oxford United offer professional contracts to pair

Oxford Mail: James Roberts

12:07pm Thursday 24th April 2014

JAMES Roberts and Sam Humphreys have been offered professional contracts by Oxford United.

Steve Basham: Time was right to quit

Oxford Mail: Steve Basham celebrates scoring for Oxford City

9:30am Thursday 24th April 2014

Oxford City striker to hang up boots

Our futures are on the line, says Oxford United skipper

Oxford Mail: United captain Jake Wright

9:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

JAKE Wright admits he is among the Oxford United players whose future at the club is on the line after their play-off ambitions all but vanished during a wretched Easter weekend.

SCHOOLS' FOOTBALL: Didcot ready for big test

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Didcot Girls’ School take on Highworth GS (Ashford, Kent) in the ESFA Under 14 PlayStation Schools’ Cup semi-final at the John Wallis 3G pitch next Tuesday (2).

SCHOOLS' FOOTBALL: Egden helps England to cup triumph

Oxford Mail: Brittany Egden in action for England

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Oxfordshire's Brittany Egden was a member of the England Under 15 squad which lifted the Bob Docherty Cup for the first time at Repton School, Derbyshire.

SCHOOLS' FOOTBALL: Vale Under 13s sparkle to deliver festival four-timer

Oxford Mail: Vale of White Horse Under 13s, who won all their matches at the ESFA Isle of Wight Festival

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Vale of White Horse Under 13s celebrated a fabulous four-timer by winning all their matches at the ESFA Isle of Wight Festival.

FOOTBALL: By George! Anderson brace seals cup glory

Oxford Mail: The George celebrate their success in the Premier Cup final after a 3-1 victory over Union Street

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

OXFORD CITY FA

FOOTBALL: Wantage's sights on cup glory

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Wantage Town bid to complete the first leg of a potential double when they take on Brimscombe & Thrupp in the Flying Press Floodlit Cup final at Shrivenham tonight (7.45).

FOOTBALL: Almond penalty enough to keep Oakley on track

Oxford Mail: Northway’s Kyle Pullen (blue) gets between Chris Little and Dan McNiff to clip the ball over keeper James Conn, but the effort went just wide

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

OXFORDSHIRE SENIOR LEAGUE

FOOTBALL: West Witney wonders celebrate double delight

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Premier Division champions West Witney lifted the Witney & District FA Fred Ford Cup with a 2-0 win in the final against Combe at Clanfield.

GIRLS' FOOTBALL: Big turnout for tournament

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

More than 150 girls from 12 Oxford primary schools are set to take part in a tournament at Cutteslowe Park, North Oxford, on Saturday (11.30-1.30).

FOOTBALL: Gerald on song with hat-trick

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

OXFORDSHIRE SENIOR LEAGUE

FOOTBALL: Barton lift cup after seeing off nine-man Jericho in thriller

Oxford Mail: Barton United’s squad show their joy at winning the Hedley Toms/Michael Brown Memorial Trophy

7:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Barton United won the Hedley Toms/Michael Brown Memorial Trophy Final after a 2-1 victory against AFC Jericho at Abingdon Town.

FOOTBALL: Wilkins doubles up as Wantage stay in touch

Oxford Mail: Wantage Town A goalscorer Jamie Wilkins gets in a shot as Radley’s Nick Nicholson attempts an interception

7:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

NORTH BERKS LEAGUE

FOOTBALL: Blenford hits treble in Heyford triumph

Oxford Mail: FOOTBALL: Blenford hits treble in Heyford triumph

6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Matt Blenford hit a hat-trick as Heyford Athletic won the 126th Jersey Cup final after a 7-0 thrashing against Woodford United at Bicester.

Oxford United youngsters well beaten at Colchester

Oxford Mail: Jon Meades, pictured in the pre-season game at Ardley United is back in training after seven months out with an ankle injury

6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AN inexperienced Oxford United Development side went down 4-0 at Colchester United yesterday afternoon The U’s looked at six trialists in their line-up, with Matt Bevans the only player included to have played for the first team this season.

Oxford United boss refuses to throw in the towel

Oxford Mail: United's players look disconsolate after going a goal down at Scunthorpe

9:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

GARY Waddock ref-used to give up on Oxford United reaching the play-offs, but a 1-0 defeat at Scunthorpe United left them needing a miracle.

FOOTBALL: City secure great escape, despite derby-day defeat

Oxford Mail: Oxford City's Darren Mullings is mobbed after firing them ahead against Brackley Town

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Oxford City preserved their status despite a 2-1 defeat at Brackley Town in yesterday’s derby clash.

FOOTBALL: Ardley stay top as title race hots up

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Ardley United maintained their one-point lead at the top of the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division with a 2-0 home win against Thame United yesterday.

FOOTBALL: Mills's terrific treble seals it as Didcot defeat the deluge

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

John Mills scored a hat-trick as Didcot Town beat Thatcham Town 4-0 in Calor League Division 1 South & West yesterday.

FOOTBALL: Boss Ford is a happy man

Oxford Mail: Oxford City skipper Darren Pond goes close

6:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Oxford City manager Mike Ford is already looking forward to next season after seeing his side escape the drop from Skrill North.

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

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

7:05pm Monday 21st April 2014

FOOTBALL: Oxford City stay up despite derby defeat

Oxford Mail: football generic

5:10pm Monday 21st April 2014

Oxford City have avoided relegation from Skrill North despite losing 2-1 at Brackley Town this afternoon.

Scunthorpe Utd 1 (Sparrow 15), Oxford Utd 0

Oxford Mail: Scunthorpe Utd 1 (Sparrow 15), Oxford Utd 0

5:07pm Monday 21st April 2014

A second defeat over the Easter weekend left Oxford United's play-off ambitions hanging by a thread.

Whing: We will have respect for Scunthorpe, but not fear

Oxford Mail: Andy Whing is first to this header during his brief appearance as a substitute in Oxford’s win at Plymouth last weekend

10:30am Monday 21st April 2014

ANDY Whing thinks Scunthorpe United’s mammoth unbeaten run deserves respect, but will not intimidate Oxford United this afternoon.

Oxford United bid to be the party poopers

Oxford Mail: Gary Waddock

9:30am Monday 21st April 2014

GARY Waddock says Oxford United will be fired up to spoil Scunthorpe United’s promotion party this afternoon.

FOOTBALL: North Leigh's play-off hopes are over

Oxford Mail: North Leigh’s Mark Bell gets between two Clevedon defenders to shoot for goal on Saturday

8:50am Monday 21st April 2014

NORTH Leigh’s play-off hopes are over after a disappointing home defeat against lowly Clevedon on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Ford wants side to lift pressure with win over Brackley

Oxford Mail: Darren Pond’s shot appears to be blocked by the hand of a Hednesford defender, but no penalty was given

8:40am Monday 21st April 2014

OXFORD City boss Mike Ford is looking to end all their worries with a victory away to his former club Brackley Town today, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

FOOTBALL: Early goal sets Banbury on the way to defeat

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:10am Monday 21st April 2014

Banbury conceded a goal in the first minute as they lost 5-1 at home to play-off chasing St Albans in the Calor League Premier Division on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Haldane's strike ends Didcot's unbeaten run

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Monday 21st April 2014

A solitary strike by ex-Oxford United winger Lewis Haldane just after half-time ended Didcot’s six-match unbeaten run in Calor League Division 1 South & West on Saturday.

Waddock to shuffle Oxford United pack to take on leaders

Oxford Mail: Gary Waddock

7:50am Monday 21st April 2014

CHANGES will be made to the starting line-up as Oxford United play their second game in four days his afternoon.

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

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

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.






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