Oxford United 1-1 Forest Inexperienced Rovers

Jamil Matt got here off the bench to assist decrease membership Forest Inexperienced draw 1-1 towards Oxford of their League One sport on the Kassam Stadium.

However the largest speaking level of the sport was dwelling keeper Simon Eastwood’s save of the season contender from Conor Wickham’s shot simply earlier than the break.

The U’s took the lead within the nineteenth minute with a grubby objective which was ultimately credited to James Henry.

Matty Taylor regarded offside within the build-up earlier than Rovers tried to clear the hazard and though it might have been an personal objective for Harry-Boys, Henry was adjudged to have had the ultimate contact.

Forest Inexperienced equalized within the 61st minute when Matt headed in on the far publish from Corey O’Keefe’s right-wing cross.

In an open sport, each keepers discovered themselves very busy.

Luke McGee saved out a Henry shot within the opening 40 seconds after which made good stops from Marcus Browne, Tyler Gooderham and Taylor.

Eastwood parried Josh March’s effort and saved effectively from Boyes and O’Keefe, Boyes additionally firing towards the publish for the guests.

Match report offered by PA Media.

The road-ups

Oxford Utd

formation 4-2-3-1

  • 13Eastwood
  • 33Anderson
  • 2lengthyBooked at 45 minutes.
  • 4FindlaySubstitute forSidonOn 77′minutes
  • 16Brown
  • 14Beat
  • 8Brannagan
  • 17HenrySubstitute forMcGuaneOn 67′minutes
  • 11Brown
  • 7BoudinSubstitute forGooderhamOn 23′minutes
  • 9TaylorSubstitute forO’DonkorOn 77′minutes


  • 6Rodriguez
  • 15Mosinho
  • 18McGuane
  • 21McGinty
  • 27Gooderham
  • 39O’Donkor
  • 42Sidon

Forest inexperienced

formation 3-4-1-2

  • 1McG
  • 3BernardBooked at 38 minutes.
  • 5howBooked at 90 minutes.
  • 6KargilSubstitute forFernandes MarquezOn 50′minutesBooked at 90 minutes.
  • 2Oh Cafe.
  • 27Bunker
  • 25Half HarrisBooked on 88 minutes.
  • 11Boys
  • 17McAllisterSubstitute forMattOn 45+7′minutesBooked on 74 minutes.
  • 28MarchBooked on 51 minutes.
  • 21Wickham


  • 14Matt
  • 16Jones
  • 19Robertson
  • 23Fernandes Marquez
  • 24Thomas

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