Oxford started the new year with a win against MK Dons at the start of the week. Can they keep it going?
The sides met in September last year in Blackpool with the seasiders winning 3-1
Oxford United Team News:
Oxford Utd team last match:1 Eastwood,35 Carroll,30 Mousinho,6 Martin,21 Ricardinho Dismissed 82mins,10 Payne,8 Ledson Booked,14 Ruffels,39 van Kessel (Napa 88mins),9 Thomas (Mehmeti 63mins),20 Obika (Tiendalli 84mins)
Subs:3 Tiendalli,4 Williamson,13 Shearer,17 Henry,27 Mowatt,28 Mehmeti,36 Napa
Player to watch: Gino van Kessel
5 goals this season so far can he kick start his season after injury?
Blackpool Town Team News:
Blackpool team last match:37 Mafoumbi Booked,2 Mellor,16 Tilt,5 Robertson,20 Turton (Wilmer-Anderton 76mins),24 Cooke (Philliskirk 77mins),14 Ryan Booked (Spearing 65mins),15 Longstaff,17 Solomon-Otabor,30 Delfouneso,23 Daniel
Subs:6 Aimson,12 Wilmer-Anderton,18 Philliskirk,26 Allsop,27 Quigley,32 Roache,44 Spearing
Player to watch: Danny Pilliskirk
The ex Oxford player has scored 6 goals so far this season.
Match Facts & Stats
Blackpool Football Club
26 July 1887; 130 years ago
Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
Oxford 1 Blackpool 1
Scorer: van Kessel
Tuesday 9th January 2018
EFL Trophy – Third Round
Charlton v Oxford