Exeter City (H) Match Preview

It feels like this week has been the perfect remedy for the Us. After an exceptionally tough run of league games, it feels like we’ve been hard done by with our 1 point to show for some (at times) very good showings against the league’s top clubs. This week though, via its two cup ties, ... Continue Reading →

Sunderland (H) Match Preview

Sunderland at home then? We really have come a long way since the days of welcoming Alfreton Town and Farsley Celtic to the Abbey. After a double header of Sheffield Wednesday and Ipswich Town at home in October, this November we complete a second mammoth double header with Wigan Athletic on Tuesday and now Sunderland... Continue Reading →

Wigan Athletic (H) Match Preview

These match previews depicting just how tough our opponents are continues again today. We reach game 3 of this block of 4 toughies and with it, we host Wigan Athletic. On our 6th consecutive Tuesday night fixture we play a team many consider to be better than Rotherham. Saturday was a heavy defeat on paper... Continue Reading →

Rotherham United (A) Match Preview

The U’s continue their tough run of fixtures in November with a trip up to South Yorkshire to face high-flyers Rotherham. Currently sitting third in the table and boasting the league’s top goalscorer (although he is suspended for Saturday), if United don’t put the lessons learned at MK into practise we could well be in... Continue Reading →

Northampton Town (H) Match Preview

Here goes then, the extra FA cup tie we could really have done without. Our fifth consecutive Tuesday night game with a sixth following quickly next week. Tuesday night games in the Hoolahan era have often seen big changes to the starting line up and after Saturday’s performance in Milton Keynes, it's safe to expect... Continue Reading →

MK Dons (A) Match Preview

We’ve lost track of the count of away games but here comes another one. This time back in the league and a trip to the impressive though sparsely full Stadium MK. A big away following will back the U's with 1500 tickets sold at the time of writing - a fully sold out initial allocation.... Continue Reading →

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