Matt Pennington’s third purpose of the season earned Shrewsbury some extent as they got here from behind to attract 1-1 with Oxford United.
Cameron Brannagan had put the guests forward within the first half along with his sixth league purpose of the marketing campaign however Pennington’s header was sufficient to haul Steve Cotterill’s males into the highest 10 in League One.
The total-blooded encounter additionally noticed Oxford’s on-loan Swansea striker Kyle Joseph taken off on a stretcher within the first half.
Karl Robinson’s males have been forward on quarter-hour when Chey Dunkley rebuffed Brannagan’s first effort, however the midfielder’s second cannoned off a U’s defender and past goalkeeper Marko Marosi.
Simon Eastwood needed to be at his finest to disclaim Rob Avenue earlier than the Oxford goalkeeper sprawled to his proper to disclaim Luke Leahy what gave the impression to be a tap-in with 25 minutes left.
However from the ensuing nook, Leahy headed Tom Bayliss’ supply again throughout purpose and former Everton defender Pennington was available to move dwelling and safe a deserved level for the Shropshire aspect.
Match report equipped by PA Media.
1Marosi5Pennington22Dunkley33FlanaganBooked at 33mins17BennettBooked at 45minsSubstituted forPykeat 45’minutes6MooreBooked at 11mins3Leahy26Shipley20Bayliss14StreetSubstituted forBowmanat 62’minutes24SaydeeSubstitutes7Winchester9Bowman13Burgoyne15Pyke18Bloxham19Caton35BaileyOxford Utd
13Eastwood33AndersonSubstituted forGoodrhamat 90+1’minutes5MooreBooked at 88mins4Findlay16Brown7BodinSubstituted forMousinhoat 90+1’minutes8BrannaganBooked at 22mins18McGuane22JosephSubstituted forHenryat 36’minutes9TaylorSubstituted forO’Donkorat 71’minutes11BrowneSubstitutes6Rodriguez14Bate15Mousinho17Henry21McGinty27Goodrham39O’Donkor
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Match ends, Shrewsbury City 1, Oxford United 1.
Second Half ends, Shrewsbury City 1, Oxford United 1.
Try saved. Cameron Brannagan (Oxford United) proper footed shot from outdoors the field is saved within the centre of the purpose. Assisted by Marcus Browne.
Foul by Tom Bayliss (Shrewsbury City).
Marcus Browne (Oxford United) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Foul by Rekeil Pyke (Shrewsbury City).
Ciaron Brown (Oxford United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Substitution, Oxford United. Tyler Goodrham replaces Djavan Anderson.
Substitution, Oxford United. John Mousinho replaces Billy Bodin.
Try saved. Jordan Shipley (Shrewsbury City) left footed shot from the left aspect of the six yard field is saved within the backside left nook. Assisted by Luke Leahy.
Elliott Moore (Oxford United) is proven the yellow card for a foul foul.
Luke Leahy (Shrewsbury City) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Foul by Elliott Moore (Oxford United).
Matthew Pennington (Shrewsbury City) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Gatlin O’Donkor (Oxford United).
Foul by Ryan Bowman (Shrewsbury City).
Stuart Findlay (Oxford United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Try missed. Elliott Moore (Oxford United) header from the centre of the field is shut, however misses to the left.
Try saved. Gatlin O’Donkor (Oxford United) header from very shut vary is saved within the centre of the purpose. Assisted by Elliott Moore.
Try saved. Gatlin O’Donkor (Oxford United) left footed shot from the centre of the field is saved within the centre of the purpose.