Oxford City v Gloucester City

\r\n \r\n\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDate: Monday 25th August\r\nCompetition: Vanarama Conference North\r\nVenue: Marsh Lane, Oxford\r\nKick-off: 3pm\r\nOpponents: Oxford City are currently playing at the highest level in their history after being promoted into the Conference North in 2012/13.\r\n\r\nFormed in 1882, the club won the FA Amateur Cup in 1906, but it came to prominence in 1979 when World Cup winning captain Bobby Moore came to manage the club, with a young Harry Redknapp his assistant.\r\n\r\nIn 2008 they were promoted to the Southern Premier League where they finished 6th in their first season, the year the Tigers won the play-offs.\r\n\r\nOxford did the same in 2012/13 and have stayed in the Conference North since.\r\n\r\nTeam news: The Tigers have a near clean bill of health apart from Lewis Hogg who is making progress with his knee injury, and club captain Jack Harris is nearing contention after completing light training in  recent weeks and could feature today.\r\n\r\nThe Tigers drew with Hednesford Town in a scrappy 0-0 on Saturday afternoon with Oxford on a four match unbeaten run and beat Solihull Moors 3-2 in their last fixture.\r\n\r\nYou’ll be able to catch all of the action from the Whaddon Road on Twitter (@GCAFCofficial) and Facebook (GCAFCofficial) from 2.45pm tomorrow afternoon.\r\n\r\n Gloucester City’s media coverage is sponsored by Baylis Motors.

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