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by slappy
Fri May 22, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Apparently Mark Wright has been on "Harry's Heros: Euro Having A Laugh"
https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/8666469/ ... ys-heroes/

The Sun does a very small feature on him, which basically says he's married, they have a foster child, and he is an advocate for fostering.
by slappy
Wed May 20, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Michael Standing (possibly the one who played briefly for us) involved in court cases regarding the ownership and funding of Slumdon Town.
http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Ch/2020/1171.html
http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Ch/2020/1173.html
by slappy
Mon May 18, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

Commentator John Murray sorts through his drawers and finds his press pass for his first ever national radio commentary.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/52660299

if you don't want to click through, it was a league cup replay : Oxford - Port Vale in 1996.
by slappy
Wed May 13, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

In another journalist scraping the barrel feature, Oxford United are high up in a round up of Stoke City's 'worst' opponents. https://www.stokesentinel.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/stoke-city-arsenal-liverpool-gillingham-3997757 It might be 'scraping the barrel', but I'd absolutely love that ...
by slappy
Wed May 13, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Mike Ford leaves the managerial role at Banbury United https://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/sport/18416697.mike-ford-leave-banbury-united-refusing-remove-fiancee-staff/ and Andy Whing replaces him, with James Constable as assistant https://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/sport/18444082.ex-oxford-united-teammates-perfe...
by slappy
Fri May 08, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Vote of Confidence
Replies: 1
Views: 886

Re: Vote of Confidence

Well the rumour going round today is that L1 and L2 will be finalised using the rugby weighted points per game method, which I think takes the average of home points gained and away points gained, to reflect that teams generally get more points at home, and therefore a total PPG unfairly favours tea...
by slappy
Thu May 07, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

Ricky Holmes talks about his time at Portsmouth with David Connolly.
https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/sport/nost ... en-2844137

Both would play for Oxford, but not at the same time.
by slappy
Thu May 07, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

Burnley remember their last game of the millennium in December 1999 against Oxford United.
Sadly not a good result for us.
Burnley went on to win promotion from the third tier.
https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/f ... e-18207075
by slappy
Mon May 04, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Kemar Roofe may return to Leeds.
Or rather "never say never"
https://the4thofficial.net/2020/05/this ... is-summer/
by slappy
Tue Apr 28, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Furlough
Replies: 14
Views: 3073

Re: Furlough

OK so I looked up what furloughed employees can do from the CIPD site "When employees are on furlough, they must not to do any work for their employer that: makes money for the employer or any organisation linked or associated with it provides services for the employer or any organisation linked or ...
by slappy
Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

Crystal Palace playing a mid-season friendly in Hong Kong, and a side note to the infamous Eric Cantona flying kick at Crystal Palace. https://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/3081157/day-premier-league-crystal-palace-play-hong-kong-friendly-1995 Rory Ginty had watched that incident unfold from ...
by slappy
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Joe Rothwell on leaving Manchester United, and resurrecting his career via Oxford United.
https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/m ... r-18114201
by slappy
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Have I Got Old News For You
Replies: 261
Views: 121572

Re: Have I Got Old News For You

Middlesbrough's last game promotion (vs Oxford United) in the 1966/67 season.
https://www.gazettelive.co.uk/sport/foo ... e-18109235
by slappy
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: Where are they now?
Replies: 1855
Views: 436658

Re: Where are they now?

Ancient Colin wrote:
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:13 am
Never officially one of ours (but gained us quarter of a million?), Dexter Blackstock supplying PPE ...
You beat me to it by five minutes - probably while I was trying to pick whether to post in this section or the youth team thread.
by slappy
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Raging On
Topic: OUFC Youth - Where are they now
Replies: 158
Views: 102434

Re: OUFC Youth - Where are they now

Dexter Blackstock supplying PPE to frontline staff.
https://www.theguardian.com/football/20 ... oronavirus