League Two
Oxford Utd2Plymouth3

Oxford United 2-3 Plymouth Argyle

Reuben Reid

Oxford United missed the chance to go top of the League Two table as Reuben Reid struck twice to seal an impressive win for Plymouth Argyle.

Caolan Lavery's long-range strike put the visitors ahead before Asa Hall equalised from outside the area.

Reid put Plymouth in front with a spot-kick after Dave Kitson handled before notching a second from close range.

Oxford were given some late hope when Neal Trotman put the ball into his own net but could not find an equaliser.

Line-ups

Oxford Utd

  • 1Clarke
  • 13HuntBooked at 69mins
  • 3Newey
  • 17Rose
  • 19Mullins
  • 6Wright
  • 15R Williams
  • 14Hall
  • 9Constable
  • 8KitsonBooked at 90mins
  • 7RiggBooked at 67minsSubstituted forSmalleyat 79'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Raynes
  • 10Smalley
  • 18Davies
  • 20Marsh
  • 21Crocombe
  • 30Long
  • 37Ruffles

Plymouth

  • 23McCormick
  • 4BlanchardBooked at 63mins
  • 25PurringtonBooked at 59mins
  • 6Hourihane
  • 16Trotman
  • 17Nelson
  • 27GurrieriBooked at 33mins
  • 11Blizzard
  • 13LaveryBooked at 72minsSubstituted forObadeyiat 83'minutes
  • 9ReidSubstituted forBranstonat 90+3'minutes
  • 7Alessandra

Substitutes

  • 1Cole
  • 5Branston
  • 8Boco
  • 14Young
  • 15Wotton
  • 19N Thomas
  • 26Obadeyi
Referee:
Andy Davies
Attendance:
10,049

Match Stats

Home TeamOxford UtdAway TeamPlymouth
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home6
Away9
Shots on Target
Home2
Away5
Corners
Home1
Away2
Fouls
Home15
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Oxford United 2, Plymouth Argyle 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Oxford United 2, Plymouth Argyle 3.

Attempt missed. Danny Rose (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Dave Kitson (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Guy Branston (Plymouth Argyle).

(Oxford United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Tope Obadeyi (Plymouth Argyle).

Substitution

Substitution, Plymouth Argyle. Guy Branston replaces Reuben Reid.

Foul by Dave Kitson (Oxford United).

Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Asa Hall (Oxford United).

Tope Obadeyi (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Danny Rose (Oxford United) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Own Goal by Curtis Nelson, Plymouth Argyle. Oxford United 2, Plymouth Argyle 3.

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 1, Plymouth Argyle 3. Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Plymouth Argyle. Tope Obadeyi replaces Caolan Lavery.

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 1, Plymouth Argyle 2. Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top left corner.

Penalty conceded by Dave Kitson (Oxford United) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

Substitution

Substitution, Oxford United. Dean Smalley replaces Sean Rigg.

Foul by Dave Kitson (Oxford United).

Conor Hourihane (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Sean Rigg (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lewis Alessandra (Plymouth Argyle).

Attempt missed. Curtis Nelson (Plymouth Argyle) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Plymouth Argyle. Conceded by Tom Newey.

Booking

Caolan Lavery (Plymouth Argyle) is shown the yellow card.

John Mullins (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Caolan Lavery (Plymouth Argyle).

Attempt missed. Caolan Lavery (Plymouth Argyle) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

Booking

David Hunt (Oxford United) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by David Hunt (Oxford United).

Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Sean Rigg (Oxford United) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Sean Rigg (Oxford United).

Dominic Blizzard (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 1, Plymouth Argyle 1. Asa Hall (Oxford United) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Sean Rigg (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Lewis Alessandra (Plymouth Argyle).

Booking

Lewis Alessandra (Plymouth Argyle) is shown the yellow card.

Corner, Plymouth Argyle. Conceded by Jake Wright.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Chesterfield22117432181440
2Oxford Utd22108434191538
3Scunthorpe2210843124738
4Burton2211562622438
5Newport2110743021937
6Southend2211472719837
7Rochdale2211473328537
8Fleetwood2211293428635
9Morecambe2310582830-235
10Cheltenham238963031-133
11Dag & Red228682927230
12Exeter228592730-329
13Plymouth228591924-529
14Hartlepool227782524128
15Wycombe227692929027
16Wimbledon217682325-227
17Portsmouth226792836-825
18Accrington2266102430-624
19Bristol Rovers225892023-323
20York2241082529-422
21Mansfield2257102332-922
22Torquay2257102334-1122
23Bury224992529-421
24Northampton2246121730-1318
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