Date: 26th February 2013 at 1:23pm
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Chris Wilder takes his team to Gillingham to face Martin Allen’s Gill’s who sit top of the npower league 2. It’s a tough encounter for the U’s but it’s not impossible tocome away with a result.5 teams have beaten the Gill’s on thier home soil.

Gillingham Team News:

Gillingham team last match:01 Nelson Booked,02 Fish (Burton – 27),03 Martin,06 Legge,26 Barrett,07 Whelpdale,08 Lee,10 Robinson,24 Weston Booked,28 Gregory,29 McDonald (Davies – 59)

Substitutes:21 Forecast,15 Davies,11 Williams,18 Dack,25 Richardson,17 Birchall,20 Burton

Player to watch: Deon Burton

11 goals this season and could come back into the starting 11.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match:24 McCormick,02 Batt Booked,04 Raynes,06 Wright,07 Chapman,14 Rigg (Smalley – 65),19 Montrose,25 Parker,26 Davis,09 Constable,29 Craddock (Potter – 54)

Substitutes:31 Crocombe,05 Duberry,16 Whing,23 O’Brien,08 Heslop,10 Smalley,15 Potter

Player to watch: Luke McCormick

The United keeper kept his first clean sheet for the U’s on Saturday. Can he do it again.

Match Facts & Stats

The Gills were formed in 1893

Oxford have won 7 drawn 13 and lost 18

Match Prediction:

Gillingham 0 Oxford 0

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 2nd March home to Port Vale in npower league 2 ko 15:00hrs