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PREVIEW: Bury v Oxford United

6 March 2015

We look ahead to saturday at Gigg Lane

•    U's look to build on three-game unbeaten run
•    Skarz looking for happy return
•    Riley ready to face the U's
•    Full ticket and travel details 

United will wait on a couple of knocks but are expected to have a fully fit squad available as they travel to Bury in SkyBet League 2 on Saturday.

Strikers Danny Hylton and Patrick Hoban both picked up knocks in the 1-1 draw with Morecambe on Tuesday but are expected to be given the green light to continue at Gigg Lane.

Left back Joe Skarz won promotion from this division while playing for the Shakers and is looking forward to going back to the club where he mader over 150 appearances earlier in his career:

"I really enjoyed my time there," he told Yellow Player. "I took a gamble and dropped a couple of divisions from Huddersfield but it worked out really well and they are a very good club. They have done well again this season but we have worked hard this week, we are very together as a team and we will go there looking to win the game."

See Michael Appleton give his thoughts ahead of the game in Yellow Player, where the Preview Show features Skarz, Armand Gnanduillet and former United striker Jamie Cook, and we will also have full commentary on the whole game. 

There will be a familiar face in the Bury side, with Joe Riley up against the U's after spending the first half of the season at the Kassam Stadium.

“It’ll be nice to see some faces that were down there, but the main thing is that we win the game and get the three points," he said. "Come Saturday at 3 o’clock, there will be no friends in terms of me. I just want to get the win. When I was at Oxford, Bury were the team we were looking at thinking they have a very strong squad this year and since I’ve come here I’ve seen that day in, day out.”

Sky Bet League 2
Saturday 7th March, 3pm kick-off
Gigg Lane, Bury BL9 9HR

Tickets are pay on the day at turnstiles 14-19 on the West Stand.
Adults        £15
Under-23, Over-65      £10
Students*   £10
Unemployed+     £10
Person with disability^  £10
Under-11   £5
*Students must provide valid NUS/student card
+Unemployed must show green booklet from job centre

^Relevant documentation must be shown: receipt of middle or higher rate of Disability Living Allowance, receipt of either the Severe Disablement Allowance or Attendance Allowance. Orange/Blue badge is not considered sufficient proof.

Wheelchair users will be admitted into the away section through gate 2. There are six wheelchair and six escort places available.
Family Ticket
1 adult and 1 junior (under-16)      £15
1 adult and 2 junior (under-16)      £20
Family tickets need to be purchased on the day from the ticket office, proof of age required for under-16s.

London Road Coaches

Coach departs: 9.15am

Adult member: £19
Adult non-member: £21
Junior member: £17
Junior non-member: £19

Call 01865 337533 to book your place

Sky Bet always has great odds on every United game and every single person who signs up earns the club some money. You win, the U's win. Easy. 

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

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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