Chris Wilder takes on John Ward looking to get 3 points at home for the U’s fans.
Alfie Potter, Jonny Mullins & Dave Kitson could all return. But the U’s will be without Tom Newey at left back.
Oxford United Team News:
Oxford United team last match:01 Clarke,03 Newey Booked,13 Hunt,16 Whing,06 Wright,04 Raynes,15 Williams (Smalley – 62),17 Rose,09 Constable,14 Hall (Davies – 60),07 Rigg (Ruffles – 80)
Substitutes:10 Smalley,18 Davies,20 Marsh,21 Crocombe,34 Bevans,35 O’Dowda,37 Ruffles
Player to watch: James Constable
Beano will be looking to score his 100th goal on home soil for the U’s
Bristol Rovers Team News:
Bristol Rovers team last match:01 Mildenhall,02 Smith,30 Lockyer,24 Clarke,22 Packwood,06 Parkes,33 Santos,25 Clucas,26 Brunt,10 Richards,32 O’Toole
Substitutes:15 Norburn,16 Henshall,17 Harrison,18 Harding,20 Gough,34 Keary,35 Southway
Player to watch: Steve Mildenhall
Swindon born Steve could be thorn in the U’s side in goal for the Pirates.
Standing at 6ft 4 the U’s will need to move the ball and shoot across the goal.
Match Facts & Stats
They are know as the Pirates. They were formed in 1883 so this is their 130 year.
Oxford 3 Bristol Rovers 0
Scorers Constable, Kitson & Rose
Saturday 9th November FA Cup 1st round at home to Gateshead ko 15:00hrs