The U’s will want to get their league campaign off with 3 pts after a little break. With 1 win in the last 5 it’ll be tough.
Doncaster’s record is slighty better with 2 wins in their last 5. Although in general they have had a poor start to the season so far and find themselves in 17th.
Oxford United Team News:
Oxford team last match:S Eastwood, J Payne, Ricardinho yellow card, J Mousinho yellow card, C Carroll yellow card, J Henry (M Napa, 65), A Martin, R Ledson, A Mowatt (S Baptiste, 89), J Ruffles, J Obika
Subs not used:S Shearer, J Roberts, D Tiendalli, M Williamson, J Ashby
Player to watch: Wes Thomas
The U’s top scorer was rested during the week so should be fresh for this league match.
Doncaster Rovers Team News:
Doncaster team news:1 Lawlor,8 Mason,6 Butler,15 Wright,20 Garratt (Toffolo 53mins),17 Blair (Kongolo 45mins),12 Whiteman Booked,10 Rowe,22 Beestin (Mandeville 72mins Booked),26 Coppinger,9 Marquis
Subs:2 Alcock,5 Baudry,7 Kongolo,13 Marosi,14 Mandeville,18 Toffolo,27 Ben Khem
Player to watch: John Maquis
The prolific striker has 7 goals to his name this season. Last season he scored 26 goals
Match Facts & Stats
Doncaster Rovers Football Club
Donny, The Rovers
1879; 138 years ago
Oxford 3 Doncaster 0
Scorers: Thomas, Payne & Ruffles
Saturday 16th December 2017
Rochdale v Oxford