League Two
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Oxford United 0-0 Plymouth Argyle

Plymouth remain in the League Two play-off places despite a goalless draw at Oxford United.

Argyle came up against a side who were unbeaten in their last four and who had the best chances of the match.

Striker Patrick Hoban sliced wide and fired a volley over from eight yards out in the first half.

The visitors also went close in the first half when ex-West Brom forward Reuben Reid's powerful header came back off the underside of the bar.

Line-ups

Oxford Utd

  • 1Clarke
  • 12Baldock
  • 5Mullins
  • 6Wright
  • 3Skarz
  • 11MacDonaldSubstituted forRasuloat 88'minutes
  • 19Collins
  • 14Ruffels
  • 15O'DowdaSubstituted forRobertsat 72'minutes
  • 29RoofeBooked at 90mins
  • 9HobanSubstituted forGnanduilletat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Rose
  • 18Ashdown
  • 20Rasulo
  • 22Long
  • 25Gnanduillet
  • 31Roberts
  • 33Dunkley

Plymouth

  • 23McCormick
  • 29Hartley
  • 5Nelson
  • 16McHugh
  • 2Mellor
  • 17ReidSubstituted forLeeat 66'minutes
  • 27Talbot
  • 19O'Connor
  • 13Holmes-Dennis
  • 9ReidSubstituted forBruntat 80'minutes
  • 7AlessandraSubstituted forBantonat 66'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Bittner
  • 3Purrington
  • 8Banton
  • 11Blizzard
  • 14Harvey
  • 21Lee
  • 28Brunt
Referee:
Michael Bull
Attendance:
8,057

Match Stats

Home TeamOxford UtdAway TeamPlymouth
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home13
Away5
Shots on Target
Home2
Away1
Corners
Home4
Away2
Fouls
Home5
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Oxford United 0, Plymouth Argyle 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Oxford United 0, Plymouth Argyle 0.

Attempt saved. Kemar Roofe (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Booking

Kemar Roofe (Oxford United) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Oxford United. Armand Gnanduillet replaces Pat Hoban.

Substitution

Substitution, Oxford United. Giorgio Rasulo replaces Alexander MacDonald.

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

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

Foul by Ryan Brunt (Plymouth Argyle).

Substitution

Substitution, Plymouth Argyle. Ryan Brunt replaces Reuben Reid.

Foul by Pat Hoban (Oxford United).

Anthony O'Connor (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Pat Hoban (Oxford United) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Carl McHugh.

Attempt saved. Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Alexander MacDonald (Oxford United).

Kelvin Mellor (Plymouth Argyle) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Oxford United. James Roberts replaces Callum O'Dowda.

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

Foul by Jason Banton (Plymouth Argyle).

Substitution

Substitution, Plymouth Argyle. Jason Banton replaces Lewis Alessandra.

Substitution

Substitution, Plymouth Argyle. Olly Lee replaces Bobby Reid.

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

Foul by Lewis Alessandra (Plymouth Argyle).

Attempt missed. Alexander MacDonald (Oxford United) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Pat Hoban (Oxford United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

Attempt blocked. Michael Collins (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Tareiq Holmes-Dennis.

Attempt blocked. Kemar Roofe (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Kemar Roofe (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Anthony O'Connor (Plymouth Argyle).

Attempt missed. Callum O'Dowda (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Josh Ruffels (Oxford United).

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

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

Foul by Bobby Reid (Plymouth Argyle).

Second Half

Second Half begins Oxford United 0, Plymouth Argyle 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Oxford United 0, Plymouth Argyle 0.

Corner, Plymouth Argyle. Conceded by Josh Ruffels.

Reuben Reid (Plymouth Argyle) hits the bar with a header from very close range.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Burton36217850302070
2Wycombe361813552322067
3Shrewsbury36198950272365
4Southend361711843331062
5Bury361871147361161
6Luton3616101043331058
7Plymouth361681242261656
8Stevenage36168125245756
9Newport36159124242054
10Northampton361651555451053
11Exeter361311124951-250
12Wimbledon361310134747049
13Portsmouth361212124239348
14Morecambe36139143838048
15Accrington36135184359-1644
16Cambridge361110155049143
17Oxford Utd361013133841-343
18Dag & Red36127174351-843
19Mansfield36119163044-1442
20York36716133542-737
21Carlisle36114214261-1937
22Cheltenham36812163251-1936
23Tranmere36810183749-1234
24Hartlepool3686222657-3130
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