Date: 26th August 2017 at 1:11pm
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Pep Clotet has allowed Kane Hemmings to leave. But Marvin Johnson should be back in contention.

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford Utd team last match:1 Eastwood,2 Ribeiro,5 Nelson,4 Williamson,21 Ferreira da Silva,8 Ledson,14 Ruffels Booked,17 Henry Booked (Rothwell 81mins),10 Payne(van Kessel 67mins),7 Hall,9 Thomas(Obika 54mins)

Subs:6 Martin,13 Shearer,15 Hemmings,18 Rothwell,20 Obika,35 Carroll,39 van Kessel

Player to watch: Wes Thomas

Wes has started his season well with goals in preseason and in the league.

Shrewsbury Town Team News:

Shrewsbury team last match:1 Henderson,13 Bolton,5 Sadler,22 Nsiala,12 Brown,10 Dodds (Adams 81mins),23 Rodman,8 Ogogo,7 Whalley (John-Lewis 90mins),20 Nolan,9 Morris(Payne 68mins).

Subs:11 Gnahoua,14 John-Lewis,15 MacGillivray,17 Adams,18 Jules,19 Ennis,45 Payne

Player to watch: Shaun Whalley

The 30 year old attacking midfielder has 2 goals in 4 matches for the Shrews

Match Facts & Stats

Full name
Shrewsbury Town Football Club

Nickname(s)
Salop, The Blues, The Town, The Shrews

Founded
1886; 131 years ago

Ground
New Meadow

Capacity
9,875

Chairman
Roland Wycherley

Manager
Paul Hurst

Match Prediction:

Oxford 3 Shrewsbury 1

Scorers: Thomas, Payne & Hall

Next Fixtures:

Tuesday 29th August 2017
EFL Trophy – Southern Group G
Stevenage v Oxford
19:45