We look ahead to this weekend's big away match against Torquay United.
United look to get back to winning ways as they travel to Plainmoor on Saturday. The U's lost 4-0 at home to Rotherham in midweek to end a promising run of three wins and a draw from their last four games. That run included away wins at Plymouth and leaders Gillingham, so the U's are looking for a third straight away win.
Andy Whing is available again despite hobbling off in the Rotherham match but United are still without midfielder Lewis Montrose who is ruled out with a hamstring problem.
See Chris Wilder and Michael Raynes previewing the game in Yellow Player along with a full preview show.
New Torquay United manager Alan Knill, a former youth team player with Chris Wilder at Southampton, is in charge at Torquay with Martin Ling sitting out the last few weeks with illness. Knill has already made his first loan signing, bringing in Notts County midfielder Joss Labardie, and he may be looking to extend the loan spell of striker Elliot Benyon after this weekend's game. Torquay may have defender Aaron Downes available after injury.
Tickets and Travel
npower League 2, Saturday 9th March, kick-off 3.00pm
Plainmoor, Torquay TQ1 3PS
Oxford United fans have been allocated covered terracing and seating for this fixture. Please note that this game is PAY ON THE DAY BY CASH ONLY. Prices for this fixture are as follows:
Adults £17.00 £20.00
Over 65 £13.00 £16.00
*Students £13.00 £16.00
Under 16 £6.00 £6.00
Wheelchair & Ambulant Disabled prices as above (includes free carer).
TRAVEL (182 miles from Oxford)
Take the M4 motorway to junction 20 then exit onto M5 toward Bristol West. Continue onto the A38 then merge onto A380 via the ramp to Torquay. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Riviera Way/A3022, turn left onto Hele Rd/B3199. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Teignmouth Rd/B3199, at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Westhill Rd and continue onto Warbro Rd and then turn right.
LONDON ROAD CLUB COACHES:
Departure Times: Stadium 9.00am – Ice Rink 9.15am
Fares: Adult Member £18.00, Adult Non-Member £20.00
Junior Member £16.00, Junior Non-Member £18.00
If you can't be with us then try out Yellow Player, where we have commentary of the whole game live, plus video interviews with all the key men and match highlights for you to see.
Yellow Player is the ONLY place on the internet that you can hear the game online; join us for all the action.
You get the best odds from 60 bookmakers at Bet Butler. You get great odds on every United game, they give you £25 as a free bet, and you know that win or lose you help the U's because the club benefits from every single bet you place.
www.oufc.co.uk is the perfect place to follow all the action. The official website will have:
- Full team news
- Read a full match report the very second the final whistle blows
- See a full gallery of all the key moments
- See highlights and the manager and key players give their reactions in Yellow Player
- SMS subscribers get all the action straight to their mobiles.
- Or follow @OUFClive on Twitter for all the action wherever you are