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  • "
    shouldn't say anything wrote:
    Excellent - hope he takes the offer up.

    With different and more positive tactics -

    like support for lone striker who has played the majority of the league campaign as ONE against FIVE

    & had sole responsibility for covering every blade of grass in the attacking third to continually physically' harangue' / harry / pressurize the opposition thus being bolloxed for critical moments

    with Attacking & supporting football - at last taking the game to the opposition

    i think this could be equivalent to a second wind and new lease of life
    At last someone appreciates a whole hearted trier, who puts defenders under pressure, runs his **** off and scores some great goals though not a great goal scorer. You can't have everything but Beano gives everything and given the right strike partner would be even more effective"
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Constable offered new contract as Oxford United release three

James Constable has been Oxford United's top scorer for the last six seasons

James Constable has been Oxford United's top scorer for the last six seasons

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The Oxford Times: Photograph of the Author by , Chief Sports Reporter covering Oxford United. Follow us on twitter: @oxfordmailoufc. Call me on 01865 425458

James Constable has been offered the chance to stay at Oxford United following contract talks with the squad at the Kassam Stadium this morning.

The U's have also taken up the 12-month option on skipper Jake Wright's contract, but Deane Smalley, Sean Rigg and Scott Davies have been released.

Tom Newey will meet with head coach Gary Waddock tomorrow to discuss his future.

Wayne Brown, who was on a player/coach contract, will not be offered playing terms, but talks will follow about a coaching role.

Michael Raynes, whose original contract expired this summer, will stay after making enough appearances this season to activate a clause keeping him at the club for an additional 12 months.

Loan trio Ryan Williams, David Connolly and Nicky Wroe have all returned to their parent clubs.

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