Date: 2nd March 2013 at 1:02pm
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Chris Wilder takes on one of his another Sheffield man in Micky Adams. For a team at the start of the season had less than a hand full of players registered Micky had to work wonders in puting a squad together.

Well no one would have imagined that they would be sitting pretty 2nd in the table going into this match.

Chris Wilder made a new signing during the week and he goes straight into the squad.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford United team last match:24 McCormick,02 Batt,04 Raynes,06 Wright,17 Capaldi,07 Chapman,08 Heslop Booked (Duberry – 86),14 Rigg,26 Davis,10 Smalley (Constable – 73),15 Potter

Substitutes:31 Crocombe,05 Duberry,22 Worley,23 O’Brien,25 Parker,09 Constable,29 Craddock

Player to watch: Sean Rigg

After leaving the Vale at the end of last season he signed a deal with Oxford United. Will he turn on the style down the left?

Port Vale Team News:

Port Vale team last match:01 Neal,05 McCombe (Hughes – 61),06 Purse,24 Duffy,36 Jones Booked,07 Loft Booked,09 Myrie-Williams,23 Burge,10 Vincent (Taylor – 46),11 Pope,16 Andrew (Dodds – 46)

Substitutes:02 Yates,03 Taylor,15 Shuker,18 Morsy,26 Birchall,08 Dodds,29 Hughes

Player to watch: Tom Pope

27 goals for the divisions top scorer this season so a man to look out for.

Match Facts & Stats

founded in 1876 they are known as the Valiants.

Oxford have won 10 drawn 9 and lost 11 against Port Vale.

Match Prediction:

Oxford 1 Port Vale 1

Scorer: Rigg

Next Fixtures:

Tuesday 5th March 2013 npower league 2 at home to Rotherham ko 19:45hrs