Early Team news as Oxford United head for Southend United in SkyBet League 2Alex Jakubiak returns to the United squad as they travel to Southend on Saturday in SkyBet League 2.
The on-loan Watford striker scored on his full debut for the U’s last Saturday against Dagenham and then flew north to join the Scotland under 19 squad for their 2-2 draw with the Czech Republic. Jakubiak came on for the last half hour and after being involved again today in a behind closed doors friendly against the same opponents will fly back tonight and report for training tomorrow.
Jon Meades begins a three match suspension for his red card at Cheltenham on Tuesday night, while Danny Rose is doubtful after a cameo appearance as a sub as Whaddon Road ended with him being subbed off near the end after tweaking a hamstring.
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