League Two
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Oxford United 3-0 Morecambe

Sean Rigg

League Two leaders Oxford United stayed top with three first-half goals sealing a comfortable victory over Morecambe.

James Constable opened the scoring by diverting the ball into the net after Michael Raynes' header was saved.

Sean Rigg doubled their lead with a far-post finish before Ryan Williams made it 3-0 with a fine chip from inside the box.

Asa Hall also hit the bar in a rampant first-half, while Jack Sampson's shot later struck the post for Morecambe.

Line-ups

Oxford Utd

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Clarke
  • 13Hunt
  • 3Newey
  • 14Hall
  • 19Mullins
  • 4Raynes
  • 15WilliamsSubstituted forDaviesat 85'minutes
  • 17Rose
  • 9ConstableBooked at 45mins
  • 8KitsonSubstituted forMarshat 89'minutes
  • 7RiggSubstituted forO'Dowdaat 66'minutes

Substitutes

  • 18Davies
  • 20Marsh
  • 21Crocombe
  • 30Long
  • 34Bevans
  • 35O'Dowda
  • 37Ruffles

Morecambe

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Roche
  • 8WrightBooked at 85mins
  • 6Diagne
  • 16Drummond
  • 22ParrishSubstituted forMcCreadyat 90+5'minutes
  • 5Hughes
  • 10Williams
  • 17FlemingBooked at 82mins
  • 11EllisonSubstituted forRedshawat 78'minutes
  • 9SampsonSubstituted forMarshallat 62'minutes
  • 27Amond

Substitutes

  • 3Threlfall
  • 4Kenyon
  • 7Redshaw
  • 14Marshall
  • 15McCready
  • 20Mwasile
  • 25Arestidou
Referee:
Garry Sutton
Attendance:
4,871

Match Stats

Home TeamOxford UtdAway TeamMorecambe
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home10
Away8
Shots on Target
Home6
Away5
Corners
Home5
Away3
Fouls
Home14
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Oxford United 3, Morecambe 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Oxford United 3, Morecambe 0.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Morecambe. Chris McCready replaces Andy Parrish.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Oxford United. Conceded by Andrew Wright.

  5. Post update

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

  6. Post update

    Foul by Tony Diagne (Morecambe).

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Oxford United. Tyrone Marsh replaces Dave Kitson.

  8. Post update

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

  9. Post update

    Foul by Mark Hughes (Morecambe).

  10. Post update

    Corner, Morecambe. Conceded by Danny Rose.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Oxford United. Scott Davies replaces Ryan Williams.

  12. Booking

    Andrew Wright (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  13. Post update

    Callum O'Dowda (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Andrew Wright (Morecambe).

  15. Booking

    Andrew Fleming (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Post update

    James Constable (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Tony Diagne (Morecambe).

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Morecambe. Jack Redshaw replaces Kevin Ellison.

  19. Post update

    James Constable (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Andy Parrish (Morecambe).

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Oxford Utd1795329141532
2Chesterfield1795325141132
3Rochdale1710252821732
4Fleetwood17101631211031
5Southend179262215729
6Newport177642419527
7Burton178362120127
8Scunthorpe177641920-127
9Dag & Red177552522326
10Wimbledon177462220225
11Morecambe177462325-225
12Hartlepool177372119224
13Exeter177372122-124
14Plymouth176471317-422
15Wycombe166372121021
16Mansfield175662023-321
17Cheltenham175662328-521
18Portsmouth165562428-420
19York174582327-417
20Accrington174581623-717
21Bury173681822-415
22Bristol Rovers173681320-715
23Torquay173591829-1114
24Northampton1734101424-1013
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