OXFORD CITY 1 1 CHIPPENHAM TOWN – Tues 30th Oct 2018
This game saw the Bluebirds first National South draw of the season in their fourteenth league game
This game saw the Bluebirds first National South draw of the season in their fourteenth league game.
On loan MK Dons striker Sam Nombe drew a superb seventeenth minute save from Brad House, whilst five minutes later Rob Sinclair made a chance for himself but his shot failed to beat House who pushed the effort around a post.
Nombe then again brought the best out of House who punched his shot wide.
Chippenham took the lead two minutes after the break when Nat Jarvis tapped home from close range.
Two minutes later Oxford’s Reece Fleet’s snap shot went straight at House.
Chippenham had a good chance to double their lead on seventy minutes when Nick McCootie raced clear but home keeper Craig King came out top in a one on one situation.
Oxford equalised in the seventy sixth minute when Josh Ashby’s free kick was spilled by House and Frankie Musonda reacted quickest to tap home.
The Bluebirds had to play out the last five minutes after substitute Jon Beeden limped off and all three subs had been used.
Chippenham: Brad House, George Rigg, Kieran Parselle, Callum Gunner, Will Richards, Curtis McDonald, Mike Jones, Matt Smith, Nat Jarvis, Nick McCootie, Josh Smile subs: Jon Beeden, Jack sparkes, Jack Compton, Jordan Edwards, Karnell Chambers
Oxford City: Craig King, Udoka Godwin-Malife (Kryan Wiltshire 46), Ben Jefford, Josh Ashby, Frankie Musonda, Joe Oastler, Zac McEachran, Reece Fleet, Kabongo Tshimanga, Rob Sinclair, Sam Nombe subs not used: Steven Card, Craig Fasanmade, Edward Jones, Alfred Bawling