Date: 31st December 2012 at 11:06pm
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Oxford United will be tested against Mark Yates’s Cheltenham Town, but go into this match on a 9 game unbeaten run.

The robins sit in 3rd spot within the league while Oxford have climbed to 14th in the table.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United 442:01 Clarke,02 Batt Booked,04 Raynes,06 Wright,23 O’Brien,14 Rigg Booked (Parker – 77),19 Cox,20 Leven,09 Constable Dismissed,15 Potter (Duberry – 87),29 Craddock (Heslop – 68)

Substitutes:21 Brown,05 Duberry,22 Worley,08 Heslop,18 Forster-Caskey,25 Parker,28 Marsh

Player to watch: Tommy Craddock

Tommy has 11 goals this season and scored in the last match.

Cheltenham Town Team News:

Cheltenham Town team last match:01 Brown,03 Jones,06 Elliott,15 Bennett,22 Jombati Booked (Lowe – 61),04 Carter,11 McGlashan (Mohamed – 77),16 Penn (D’Ath – 70),18 Taylor,
09 Duffy,10 Goulding

Substitutes:12 Roberts,02 Lowe,07 Pack,20 D’Ath,14 Harrad,23 Mohamed,26 Zebroski

Player to watch: Darren Carter

The ex Premiership midfield man is pulling the strings in the centre of the park for the Robins

Match Facts & Stats

Known as the Robins they were formed in 1887.

Oxfords record is won 23 drawn 10 lost 14

Match Prediction:

Oxford 2 Cheltenham 1

Scorers Craddock & Leven

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 5th January 2013 FA Cup 3rd round home V Sheffield United ko 15:00hrs