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PREVIEW AFC Wimbledon v Oxford United

10 April 2015

Our guide to Saturday's big game

•    U's look to end strongly
•    Striker places up for grabs
•    Familiar faces in Dons squad
•    Full ticket and travel details   

United can make mathematically sure of safety as they travel to AFC Wimbledon on Saturday looking to build on a three game unbeaten run. Michael Appleton's side have picked up seven points out of nine to steer away from the danger zone and have an almost full squad to choose from. Will Hoskins is the only absentee with an ankle injury but Matt Bevans, who has been out of action since September with a knee injury, is now back in full training.

Danny Hylton returns to his former club and there are interesting choices up front where Hylton, Patrick Hoban, Kyle Vassell and Kemar Roofe shared the two striker roles during the two Easter games. 

See Michael Appleton give his thoughts ahead of the game in Yellow Player, where the Preview Show features Danny Hylton and Alex MacDonald as well as a special feature on last week's Footgolf extravganza. We willl also have full commentary on the whole game.   

Wimbledon are seven games unbeaten at home and boss Neal Ardley is looking for his side to end the season strongly and secure their best ever finish.

“The mentality of the players at home is that they feel invincible,” he said. “The one match we did lose at home this year was against Carlisle and that was one of those games when you went away wondering how we had lost it. We obviously need to try and rectify the away form before the end of the season.

"If we can make the top-12 and get 60 points-plus then we can look back on it with a bit of pride, particularly if you look at our cup runs and academy players coming through. We need to finish the season strongly and get our summer right to take us onto the next level. There are a lot of big clubs fighting for their lives below us and we have to make sure we do not become one of those in the future.”

Alfie Potter, Sean Rigg and Dannie Bulman are all involved against their former club.

SkyBet League 2, Saturday 11th April, kick off 3pm  
Cherry Red Records Stadium, Jack Goodchild Way, 422a Kingston Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 3PB  

Tickets are still on sale (01865 337533) for the terrace in the Your Golf Travel Stand but all seats have now been sold. Tickets are on sale until 3pm on Friday 10th April (subject to availability). Tickets ordered today can be collected at Wimbledon on Saturday.

Adult                                                        £16  
Over 65/Students with a valid ID card         £10  
Under 18s                                                  £4  


Ambulant disabled supporters pay the appropriate price for their age group and their carer is free of charge.  

Fans requiring a wheelchair and carer tickets should contact AFC Wimbledon on 020 85473528.  

Checks will be in place on the day of the game and anybody who has purchased a concession or age-related ticket will be asked for proof of age when entering the ground.  

London Road Club Coaches
Depart from the Kassam Stadium at midday.  
Adult Members               £11  
Adult non-members        £13  
Under-18 Members           £9  
Under-18 non-members   £11  
Under 14s must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the London Road Coaches.  

Call 01865 337533 or call at the ticket office during normal office hours to book your coach place.  

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Click HERE for the full list of odds on Saturday’s game.   

Don't forget that the Oxford United Women are also in action this weekend. Les Taylor's side welcome Yeovil to Abingdon United's Northcourt Road ground in WSL2 on Sunday evening, kick off 7pm.

If you can’t be with us then live full match commentary is available in Yellow Player. Yellow Player is the ONLY place on the internet where you can listen to the game live, and there will also be video interviews with all the key men plus extended highlights.   

THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE is the perfect place to follow all the action. The official website will have:   

-    An exciting match console   
-    A full match report the minute the final whistle is blown   
-    A full photo gallery of all the key moments   
-    The manager and key players' reactions in Yellow Player   
-    SMS subscribers will receive all the action straight to their mobiles.   

Or follow @OUFCOfficial on Twitter for regular updates and all the action on Saturday  

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