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Oxford United announce Derek Fazackerley as new assistant head coach

The Oxford Times:

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

OXFORD United have appointed former England No 2 Derek Fazackerley as their new assistant head coach.

Appleton happy with performance of Oxford United youngsters

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Monday 21st July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton hailed the contribution of Oxford United’s youngsters in Saturday’s 1-0 pre-season friendly win over Didcot Town, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Appleton cool on Gillett link

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Michael Appleton says Simon Gillett is not a transfer target despite the midfielder being spotted watching Oxford United this week.

Oxford United expect quartet to play part at Didcot

The Oxford Times: Josh Ruffels says Oxford United want to finish on a good note for the fans in the final home game of the regular season against Accrington

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Oxford United have almost a clean bill of health as their build-up to the new season continues this afternoon with a friendly at Didcot Town (3).

Oxford United get fitness boost but new signing "unlikely" before weekend

The Oxford Times: Pictures from the U's 3-0 lose at Chesterfield

11:24am Friday 18th July 2014

A TRIO of Oxford United players are set to make their first appearances of pre-season tomorrow, but head coach Michael Appleton rates the prospects of a new signing arriving before the game as slim.

Oxford United off to Bisham Abbey for pre-season


6:30am Friday 18th July 2014

Michael Appleton is looking forward to getting to know his players better after Oxford United arranged a last-minute training camp at Bisham Abbey.

Appleton aiming to improve Oxford United's recruitment

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton remains hopeful of making another signing before the weekend, but the Oxford United head coach admits improvements need to be made to their recruitment strategy.

Oxford United announce two additions to club's board

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10:03am Wednesday 16th July 2014

OXFORD United have announced two new faces will join the club's board.

New signing Michael Collins swayed by Oxford United ambition

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Wednesday 16th July 2014

OXFORD United’s ambition and the prospect of more transfer activity was enough to convince Michael Collins to walk out on a trial with a League One club and sign up.

Oxford City 0 Oxford Utd 1

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10:14pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A TYRONE Marsh penalty ensured Oxford United saw off Oxford City to make it two wins out of two outings in pre-season.

Oxford United sign Michael Collins

The Oxford Times:

3:50pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

MIDFIELDER Michael Collins has become Michael Appleton's first signing for Oxford United.

Oxford United game selected for television

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3:48pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

OXFORD United's trip to Cambridge United has been moved to a lunchtime kick-off after being selected for television.

Get ready for the Wright stuff

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Jake Wright is hoping a full recovery from the injuries which blighted his performances in the spring will see him return to top form when the new season begins.

Appleton hails Josh Ashby as Oxford United youngster makes big impression in friendly win + match highlights

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Monday 14th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton reserved special praise for Josh Ashby after the teenager finished off an impressive week by scoring the winner for Oxford United on Saturday.

Watch: Highlights of Oxford United's pre-season friendly at Farnborough Town

7:27am Monday 14th July 2014

Oxford United kicked off their pre-season fixtures away at Farnborough. Watch highlights of the match - it's worth it just for a goal by the hosts if nothing else

Watch: Farnborough 1 Oxford United 2 + extended highlights

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4:16pm Saturday 12th July 2014

TEENAGERS James Roberts and Josh Ashby were on target to get Oxford United off to a winning start in pre-season.

Oxford United's players are out to impress

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Saturday 12th July 2014

Oxford United begin their pre-season fixtures this afternoon (2) with head coach Michael Appleton urging the players to keep it simple.

Oxford boss Appleton targets minimum of four new signings

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Friday 11th July 2014

Reinforcements are on the way for Oxford United, with Michael Appleton targeting a minimum of four signings before the start of the season.

Michael Appleton closing in on first Oxford United signings

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1:18pm Thursday 10th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton is hoping his first Oxford United signing could be completed before Saturday's opening pre-season game at Farnborough.

Constable keeping close tabs on Oxford United

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

JAMES Constable will still keep close tabs on Oxford United’s fortunes despite starting the next stage of his career away from the Kassam Stadium, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

Oxford United must play with no fear, says new boss

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Wednesday 9th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton used his first meeting with Oxford United’s players to call for them to stick to their strengths and play without fear.

Revealed: The new Oxford United kit

The Oxford Times:

7:30pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

Oxford United has tonight revealed its new kit for the 2014-15 season and here it is

Appleton has thirst to succeed

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Michael Appleton says time out of the game following a turbulent start to his managerial career has given him a real hunger to succeed at Oxford United.

Calling Oxford United's wavering fans

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Oxford United have reopened their earlybird season ticket offer for a further week.

Appleton keen to bolster U's 'young' squad

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

New Oxford United head coach Michael Appleton is looking to sign players with nous and experience to bolster the squad he has inherited.

New Oxford United boss Michael Appleton in no rush to recruit a coach

The Oxford Times:

2:50pm Monday 7th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton says he has no immediate plans to make changes to Oxford United’s coaching staff.

Ahead of Oxford United's kit launch, here's 10 golden oldies (and horror stories) from seasons past

The Oxford Times:

2:40pm Monday 7th July 2014

Oxford United launch their kit of 2014-15 tomorrow and here supporter Thom Airs revisits some of the more memorable U's attire...

Michael Appleton a perfect fit for Oxford United, says new chief executive

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Monday 7th July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton officially starts work at Oxford United today, with the man who made the appointment comparing him to Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers.

New Oxford United chairman tells fans: My door is open

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Saturday 5th July 2014

NEW Oxford United chairman Darryl Eales has a simple solution for any supporters sceptical of his intentions – just ask him.

OXFORD UNITED: It's all change at the top

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

IT’S a new era at Oxford United after a dramatic day at the Kassam Stadium.

Strengthening Oxford United squad is new chief executive Mark Ashton's priority

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

HELPING to recruit the right players to improve the Oxford United squad will dominate Mark Ashton’s first weeks as chief executive – with attacking players top of the agenda.

OXFORD UNITED: 'Disappointed' rivals still support the club

The Oxford Times:

8:30am Saturday 5th July 2014

THE leader of a consortium of Oxfordshire businessmen who had hoped to buy Oxford United has said he is “disappointed” not to have been successful.

Lenagan admits Oxford United top job was tough but rewarding

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

IAN Lenagan enjoyed his two-year spell as chairman of Oxford United, but admitted it was tough.

Decision to axe Waddock as Oxford United boss was 'difficult'

The Oxford Times:

6:00am Saturday 5th July 2014

WHILE many details which emerged at Oxford United had already been hinted at over the past week, the biggest surprise came with news of Gary Waddock’s exit.

Oxford United call press conference

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12:25pm Friday 4th July 2014

Speculation over the future of Oxford United's ownership is set to become clearer after the club called a press conference for 2pm today.

Methven announces his vision for United

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Friday 4th July 2014

Charlie Methven says the first priority of his consortium, should they take over Oxford United, would be to clear the debt and invest in the playing squad.

Oxford United: Takeover battle and stadium site protagonists

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 4th July 2014


Oxford United: Game on as takeover battle hots up

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9:00am Friday 4th July 2014

THE battle for control of Oxford United intensified last night as one of the groups hoping to take over the club confirmed they had submitted a formal offer.

Stewart Donald: Time's right to make move for Oxford United

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Friday 4th July 2014

STEWART Donald believes Oxford United are at a ‘critical stage of their future’.

COMMENT: Oxford United takeover talk distracts from squad building

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Friday 4th July 2014

WHILE the tug-of-war continues over Oxford United’s long-term future at boardroom level, there is a danger the day-to-day business is being harmed.

OxVox repeat call for facts on Oxford United takeover

The Oxford Times: Mark Sennett

7:40am Friday 4th July 2014

SUPPORTERS trust OxVox have reiterated their request for all parties involved in takeover talks to be open with fans.

Arena idea at Water Eaton appeals to Oxford City Stars

The Oxford Times:

6:00am Friday 4th July 2014

OXFORD City Stars have added their support to the idea of a potential new sporting venue at Water Eaton.

Consortium led by Charlie Methven launches formal bid for Oxford United

The Oxford Times:

12:20pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

CHARLIE Methven has confirmed to the Oxford Mail that his consortium has made a formal offer to Ian Lenagan to take over Oxford United Football Club.

Stewart Donald to back Charlie Methven's consortium in Oxford United takeover bid

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12:10pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

STEWART Donald has this morning told the Oxford Mail he is prepared to back Charlie Methven’s consortium with 'substantial funds' in their takeover bid for Oxford United.

U’s may move to a new ground

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

THE leader of Oxfordshire County Council has said he would back a move which could see Oxford United leave the Kassam Stadium and build a new ground at Water Eaton.

Oxford United Women beaten 2-0 at Birmingham

7:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

SECOND-HALF goals from Karen Carney and Emily Westwood condemned Oxford United Women to a 2-0 defeat in the Continental Cup at WSL 1 leaders Birmingham City last night.

Oxford United supporters' group call for answers

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9:58am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

OXFORD United supporters' trust OxVox have this morning released a statement urging anyone interested in taking over the club to make clear their intentions.

Oxford United ready to unveil new strips

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7:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

OXFORD United’s new home and away kits will be officially unveiled next week. The club are holding a launch next Tuesday evening, where the strips will be seen for the first time. United’s home kit will be used throughout pre-season, while the away strip will be on display in the friendly against Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Kassam Stadium on Tuesday, July 29.

So quiet as Oxford United return to training

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Tuesday 1st July 2014

GARY Waddock’s search for new players continues, but as Oxford United returned for pre-season training yesterday, the head coach admitted no signings were imminent.

Oxford United players report back for pre-season training

The Oxford Times: Gary Waddock will be back on the training ground with his Oxford United players when they report for pre-season today

9:30am Monday 30th June 2014

GARY Waddock expects Oxford United’s players to report for duty in good condition as pre-season training begins today.

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