The FA Cup - First Round
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Oxford United 2-2 Gateshead

Oxford United fought back from two goals down to earn a replay against Conference Premier side Gateshead in an enthralling FA Cup first-round tie.

James Marwood gave Gateshead the lead with a fine strike from 35 yards out.

Having earlier cleared off the line, Jamie Chandler then made it 2-0 after rounding keeper Ryan Clarke and side-footing home for the visitors.

Deane Smalley pulled one back from close range before Danny Rose levelled late on with a header from two yards.

Line-ups

Oxford Utd

  • 1Clarke
  • 13Hunt
  • 3NeweySubstituted forConstableat 45'minutes
  • 19Mullins
  • 4Raynes
  • 6WrightSubstituted forRufflesat 31'minutes
  • 18DaviesSubstituted forWilliamsat 71'minutes
  • 17Rose
  • 8Kitson
  • 10Smalley
  • 7Rigg

Substitutes

  • 9Constable
  • 15Williams
  • 21Crocombe
  • 34Bevans
  • 35O'Dowda
  • 37Ruffles
  • 38Ashby

Gateshead

  • 1Bartlett
  • 16Baxter
  • 22Sirrell
  • 8Turnbull
  • 6Clark
  • 5Curtis
  • 29OsterSubstituted forTaitat 85'minutes
  • 4ChandlerSubstituted forMagnayat 58'minutes
  • 9Hatch
  • 7Larkin
  • 18MarwoodBooked at 90mins

Substitutes

  • 2Magnay
  • 12Boyes
  • 13Baird
  • 14Brown
  • 15Tait
  • 17Walker
  • 21Ramshaw
Referee:
Jeremy Simpson
Attendance:
3,114

Match Stats

Home TeamOxford UtdAway TeamGateshead
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home11
Away6
Shots on Target
Home4
Away2
Corners
Home12
Away2
Fouls
Home10
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Oxford United 2, Gateshead 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Oxford United 2, Gateshead 2.

Hand ball by Sean Rigg (Oxford United).

Booking

James Marwood (Gateshead) is shown the yellow card.

Danny Rose (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by James Marwood (Gateshead).

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 2, Gateshead 2. Danny Rose (Oxford United) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal.

Foul by James Constable (Oxford United).

Ben Clark (Gateshead) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Hand ball by Danny Rose (Oxford United).

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Lewis Sirrell.

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Joe Tait replaces John Oster.

Attempt missed. Josh Ruffles (Oxford United) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Dean Smalley (Oxford United) header from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Craig Baxter.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Lewis Sirrell.

Foul by Michael Raynes (Oxford United).

James Marwood (Gateshead) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 1, Gateshead 2. Dean Smalley (Oxford United) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by David Hunt with a cross.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Liam Hatch.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Ben Clark.

Substitution

Substitution, Oxford United. Ryan Williams replaces Scott Davies.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by James Curtis.

Attempt missed. Colin Larkin (Gateshead) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Michael Raynes (Oxford United) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Liam Hatch (Gateshead) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Gateshead. Conceded by Dean Smalley.

Michael Raynes (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Liam Hatch (Gateshead).

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Carl Magnay replaces Jamie Chandler.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Adam Bartlett.

Attempt saved. Dave Kitson (Oxford United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

David Hunt (Oxford United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Liam Hatch (Gateshead).

Goal!

Goal! Oxford United 0, Gateshead 2. Jamie Chandler (Gateshead) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Michael Raynes (Oxford United) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Liam Hatch.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Jamie Chandler.

Attempt blocked. Danny Rose (Oxford United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Lewis Sirrell.

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