Pep Clotet takes charge of his first league match with the U’s. Will it be a dream start for the new gaffer?
Oldham Athletic Team News:
Latics will welcome back Tope Obadeyi and Courtney Duffus to the squad after missing Tuesday night`s friendly against a Manchester United XI.
Darius Osei will the only player missing following a hamstring injury.
Player to watch: Ben Wilson
24 year old Ben signed a loan contract from Cardiff just 24 hours ago and has played 45 minutes in a preseason match
Oxford United Team News:
Charlie Raglan and Kane Hemmings have picked up injuries and won’t be risked. While James Henry, Jack Payne, Dwight Tiendalli, Michael Williamson, Xemi and Ricardinho might make their debuts
Player to watch: Wes Thomas
The U’s main striker will look to get his Oxford career back on track after an injury hit first season.
Match Facts & Stats
Oldham Athletic Association Football Club
1895; 122 years ago, as Pine Villa F.C.
Oldham 0 Oxford 2
Scorers: Henry and Thomas
Tuesday 8th August
Oxford United v Cheltenham Town