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FOOTBALL: City beaten at Ardley

Oxford Mail: Callum Convey scored Ardley United's winner in their 1-0 success at Ascot United on Tuesday

8:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Oxford City slipped to a 1-0 defeat at Ardley United in their penultimate friendly before the new season gets under way.

FOOTBALL: Concannon upbeat about Didcot after U's clash

Oxford Mail: Didcot Town's joint boss Ian Concannon

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Didcot Town joint manager Ian Concannon praised his players after they were beaten 1-0 at home by Oxford United in a pre-season friendly on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Millers swoop to capture Bird in revamped line-up

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

North Leigh have boosted their Southern League campaign by signing former Bolton Wanderers and Aberdeen striker Michael Bird.

Friendly: Didcot Town 0 Oxford United 1

Oxford Mail: oxford united logo 1200pix

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.

FOOTBALL: City trio back to tackle Wantage

Oxford Mail: Liam Malone played while he was suspended

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Liam Malone, Jamie Cook and Lee Henderson are available for Oxford City’s match at Wantage Town today (3).

FOOTBALL: James is still on real high after Rio trip

Oxford Mail: Jonny James

8:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Jonny James has just returned home after helping England to three victories in Brazil.

FOOTBALL: Constable doubles up to floor Didcot

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Former Oxford United stars James Constable and Yemi Odubade were on the scoresheet as Didcot Town were beaten at home by Conference Premier side Eastleigh last night, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

FOOTBALL: Merritt signs Nicholls as his assistant

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Oxford City have appointed Danny Nicholls as assistant manager.

FOOTBALL: Wantage handed home start in Cup

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Wantage Town will host either Uhlsport Hellenic League sides Kidlington or Newbury at home in the preliminary round of the FA Cup on Saturday, August 30.

FOOTBALL: City face Hyde trip in opener

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

3:30pm Friday 4th July 2014

Oxford City face a trip to Hyde United in their Skrill North opener on August 9.

FOOTBALL: Crendon set for DAF Cup

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

Long Crendon are to host the DAF Cup on Saturday, July 19.

Barcelos ready to impress after Oxford City return

Oxford Mail: Felipe Barcelos pictured at the city’s Bridge of Sighs

9:30am Monday 23rd June 2014

FELIPE Barcelos says he will be a different and better player after his experience in Italy last season.

FOOTBALL: Barcelos back at Oxford City

Oxford Mail: Felipe Barcelos

9:00am Friday 20th June 2014

FELIPE Barcelos has rejoined Oxford City ahead of next season’s Conference North campaign.

FOOTBALL: Brazilian Barcelos backs England to beat Italy

Oxford Mail: Felipe Barcelos, now back in Oxford after a spell in Italy, flies the Brazilian flag

9:30am Saturday 14th June 2014

BRAZILIAN former Oxford City star Felipe Barcelos is backing England to beat Italy in their opening World Cup match tonight, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

FOOTBALL: Abingdon United stalwart Blackmore honoured

Oxford Mail: John Blackmore with his award

8:50am Saturday 14th June 2014

ABINGDON United stalwart John Blackmore was rewarded for his contribution to football with a special honour, writes Mark Edwards.

FOOTBALL: Oxford City chief aiming high for next season

Oxford Mail: City president Thomas Guerriero

9:30am Thursday 12th June 2014

OXFORD City president Thomas Guerriero has backed the club’s new management team to be a big success – expecting next season to be “something special”.

FOOTBALL: Wantage snap up Steedman

Oxford Mail: Former Witney Town FC director Andy Lyne

6:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

WANTAGE Town have signed versatile left-sided defender Jon Steedman from Calor League Division 1 South & West club Swindon Supermarine.

FOOTBALL: Clark bolsters Didcot ranks

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

DIDCOT Town have signed midfielder Matt Clark from fellow Calor League Division 1 South & West side North Leigh.

FOOTBALL: City in fair play award

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

6:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

OXFORD City can lay claim to being the Conference North’s cleanest club after winning the award for the fewest yellow and red cards.

FOOTBALL: City escape relegation threat as FA ditch appeal

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

8:00am Saturday 7th June 2014

Oxford City’s lingering fears that they may yet be relegated from Conference North were dispelled yesterday when the Football Association threw out an appeal by Hayes & Yeading United.

FOOTBALL: City to stay in Conference North

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

1:07pm Friday 6th June 2014

The Football Association have confirmed that Oxford City will not be relegated from Conference North after they dismissed an appeal by Hayes & Yeading United.

FOOTBALL: 'No evidence' of match-fixing in Oxford City match

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

9:20am Friday 6th June 2014

The Football Conference say there is “no evidence” that an Oxford City fixture was involved in match-fixing last season.

FOOTBALL: Claydon signs to bolster Wantage

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:30am Friday 6th June 2014

WANTAGE Town’s step up to the Calor League next season has been boosted by news that striker Richard Claydon has decided to stay at the club.

Oxford City v Workington clash under scrutiny of match-fixing allegations + watch video of the match

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

2:32pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Oxford City's Conference North match at home to Workington last season is one of 11 games in England under investigation of match-fixing.

FOOTBALL: Former Oxford City chief Les Goodchild dies at 76

Oxford Mail: Les Goodchild pictured during his days with City

6:00am Wednesday 4th June 2014

LES Goodchild, managing director of Oxford City when Bobby Moore and Harry Redknapp came to the club as the management team, has died, aged 76.

FOOTBALL: Wantage sign up defender

Oxford Mail: Wantage Town striker Matt Pedder, who has agreed a new contract, holds up the Hellenic League championship trophy at the club’s presentation night

7:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

WANTAGE Town, who will be playing the Calor League for the first time next season, have signed centre half Ryan Millward from Flackwell Heath.

FOOTBALL: Kidlington in Old Boys link

Oxford Mail: football generic

6:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

KIDLINGTON FC have announced a partnership agreement with neighbours Kidlington Old Boys FC.

FOOTBALL: Ardley keeper claims two Hellenic awards

Oxford Mail: Jack Harding

8:40am Thursday 29th May 2014

ARDLEY United keeper Jack Harding scooped two awards at the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division club’s presentation evening at Towcester Racecourse.

FOOTBALL: Ex-Oxford City youngster happy with Scotland choice

Oxford Mail: Ikechi Anya scores for Scotland in Macedonia

7:00am Wednesday 28th May 2014

FORMER Oxford City player Ikechi Anya says he has no regrets about choosing to play for Scotland even though he could have been preparing for a World Cup with Nigeria, who the Tartan Army face tonight (8pm).

FOOTBALL: Osborne-Ricketts in Millers awards hat-trick

Oxford Mail: Elliott Osborne-Ricketts

8:20am Tuesday 20th May 2014

NORTH Leigh’s Elliott Osborne-Ricketts was the big winner at their end of season awards night.

FOOTBALL: Tommy's king of the Castle with Kidlington

Oxford Mail: Tommy Castle

8:00am Tuesday 20th May 2014

TOMMY Castle won three awards at Uhlsport Hellenic Premier Division side Kidlington’s presentation evening.

FOOTBALL: Merritt excited by City's future after taking over

Oxford Mail: Justin Merritt, Oxford City's new general manager

8:00am Tuesday 20th May 2014

Justin Merritt is predicting exciting times ahead for Oxford City after he was appointed as the club’s general manager.

FOOTBALL: Oxford City appoint Merritt and Guillen

Oxford Mail: Justin Merritt

4:40am Monday 19th May 2014

OXFORD City last night announced that Justin Merritt will be their new general manager and Enrique Guillen head coach.

FOOTBALL: City to stay in Skrill North

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

8:00am Friday 16th May 2014

Oxford City’s chairman Brian Cox admitted he had mixed feelings after the Marsh Lane club were told they must remain in the same division next season.

FOOTBALL: Oxford City placed in Skrill North again

Oxford Mail: Oxford City fc logo

7:21pm Thursday 15th May 2014

Oxford City have been placed in Skrill North next season.

FOOTBALL: Carnell's treble delight

Oxford Mail: Didcot skipper Luke Carnell (right) who swept the board at Didcot’s awards night, with chairman John Bailey

7:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

Didcot Town’s captain Luke Carnell bagged a hat-trick of awards at the Calor League Division 1 South & West club’s presentation night.

FOOTBALL: City close to ending hunt for new boss

Oxford Mail: FOOTBALL: City close to ending hunt for new boss

7:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

Oxford City could name a new manager by the end of the week, according to chairman Brian Cox.

FOOTBALL: Ardley's dreams of a cup double shattered by Ascot

Oxford Mail: Ardley United’s dejected players troop off the pitch as Ascot celebrate

8:00am Tuesday 6th May 2014

Ardley United lost out in the Uhlsport Hellenic League’s Bluefin Sport Challenge Cup final to Ascot United at Abingdon United yesterday, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

FOOTBAL: Brock praises Ardley's attitude

Oxford Mail: Steve Howkins celebrates scoring Ardley's fourth goal against Kidlington

9:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

Ardley United's Kevin Brock saluted his players’ professional attitude after their 4-0 win against Kidlington in the Oxfordshire Senior Cup final at the Kassam Stadium last night.

FOOTBALL: Oxford City in no hurry to name Ford's successor

Oxford Mail: Mike Ford says he leaves City with his head held high

8:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

Oxford City will take their time in looking for a new manager. Managing director Colin Taylor said that the club have already received a number of applicants since news of Mike Ford’s departure was announced on Wednesday evening. And it is now a case of waiting to see which league they are in before the club step up their search. “We are considering our options,” Taylor said. “It’s obviously very early stages, but we have already have a number of applicants for the job – which we knew we would.” City secured their Skill North survival in the penultimate game of the season, but must now wait to see which division they are put in for next season. They were the most southern side in their division, but with three teams from further north coming down from Skrill Premier, they must wait and see whether they switch to the south section next year. “Clearly which division we are in could have a big say in who the next manager is, among many other things,” Taylor added. “It will depend on what players we go for – and it would not be fair to make any decision without knowing that sort of basic information first. “It will probably be a week or so before that comes to light, so we will be in a better position to know where we stand then.”

FOOTBALL: Abingdon Town quit Hellenic to join North Berks

Oxford Mail: football generic

8:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

Abingdon Town are quitting the Uhlsport Hellenic League after more than 50 years and are expected to play in the North Berks League next season.

FOOTBALL: Oxford United women concede nine goals against Bristol

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

Oxford United Women were subjected to a 9-2 humbling at Bristol Academy in their Continental Cup debut last night, writes Matthew Bruce.

FOOTBALL: Ardley cruise to first Oxfordshire Senior Cup success

Oxford Mail: Ardley United celebrate the club's first Oxfordshire Senior League triumph

10:06pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Ardley United lifted the Oxfordshire Senior Cup for the first time with a comfortable 4-0 win at the Kassam Stadium.

FOOTBALL: Manager Ford goes to end eight-year spell at Oxford City

Oxford Mail: Mike Ford says he leaves City with his head held high

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

MIKE Ford’s spell at Oxford City is over after eight years.

FOOTBALL: Ardley seeking solace in all-Hellenic Senior Cup final

Oxford Mail: Ardley hot-shot Ryan Brooks is a doubt tonight

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

ARDLEY United boss Kevin Brock is backing his side to banish the blues against Kidlington in tonight’s all-Uhlsport Hellenic League final at the Kassam Stadium (7.45).

FOOTBALL: Wantage are champions with a five-star display

Oxford Mail: Wantage Town celebrate winning the Uhlsport Hellenic League championship

8:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

Wantage Town clinched the Uhlsport Hellenic League Premier Division title with a sparkling 5-1 win at Abingdon Town last night to secure promotion to the Calor League.

FOOTBALL: Wantage can clinch title tonight

Oxford Mail: football generic

12:45pm Monday 28th April 2014

Wantage Town can clinch the Uhlsport Hellenic League tonight after their match away to Abingdon Town was given the go-ahead.

FOOTBALL: Ford pays tribute to retiring City duo

Oxford Mail: Steve Basham had the chance to sign off with a goal, but saw this spot-kick saved by Bradford Park Avenue goalkeeper John Lamb

8:30am Monday 28th April 2014

Mike Ford paid tribute to the retiring Steve Basham and Chris Willmott after the pair made their final appearances in Oxford City’s 1-1 draw with Bradford Park Avenue in Skrill North on Saturday, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

FOOTBALL: Turk sees red as North Leigh make their point

Oxford Mail: Referee Sian Piret sends off North Leigh’s Wayne Turk

8:00am Monday 28th April 2014


FOOTBALL: Ardley's treble dream still alive

Oxford Mail: Jon Gardner scored Ardley United's late winner against Binfield on Tuesday night

8:00am Monday 28th April 2014

Ardley United kept alive their dreams of a treble with a 2-1 home win over Highworth Town in the Uhlsport Hellenic League's Bluefin Sports Challenge Cup semi-final.

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