Date: 19th August 2017 at 2:06pm
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Can Pep’s team make it 3 out of 3?

Scunthorpe are normally near the top of this division so it will be a toughie.

Scunthorpe United Team News:

Scunthorpe team last match:1 Gilks,5 Wallace,22 Sutton,23 McArdle,16 Adelakun,12 Bishop,11 Morris (Holmes 61mins),6 Ojo,3 Townsend,10 van Veen(Hopper 61mins),9 Madden

Subs:8 Mantom,14 Hopper,18 Redmond,19 Holmes,21 Burgess,29 Wootton,31 Watson

Player to watch: Duane Holmes

The 22 year old came off the bench to net the equaliser in the Irons last match

Oxford United Team News:

Oxford Utd team last match:1 Eastwood,2 Ribeiro,5 Nelson,4 Williamson,21 Ferreira da Silva,11 Johnson(van Kessel 79mins),14 Ruffels,8 Ledson,17 Henry(Hall 76mins),10 Payne,9 Thomas(Obika 69mins)

Subs:6 Martin,7 Hall,13 Shearer,18 Rothwell,20 Obika,35 Carroll,39 van Kessel

Player to watch: Ricardinho

The Brazilian left back had a dream debut in his last match.

Match Facts & Stats

Full name
Scunthorpe United Football Club

Nickname
The Iron

Founded
1899; 118 years ago

Ground
Glanford Park

Capacity
9,088

Chairman
Peter Swann

Manager
Graham Alexander

Match Prediction:

Scunthorpe 1 Oxford 2

Scorers: Thomas & Payne

Next Fixtures:

Saturday 26th August
League One
Oxford United v Shrewsbury Town
15:00hrs