Oxford 0-3 Arsenal LIVE RESULT: Gunners set up Man City FA Cup 4th round clash – latest


ARSENAL will face Manchester City in the FA Cup next after beating Oxford 3-0.

Mohamed Elneny headed the Prem table-toppers in front in what had been a frustrating night against the League One side.

Before Eddie Nketiah added the second after a stunning pass from Fabio Vieira, who had also assisted the first goal.

All eyes on the Etihad for the fourth round now as the Prem’s top two face each other.

  • Kick-off: 8pm
  • TV channel: ITV 1
  • Live stream: ITV X
  • Oxford XI: McGinty, Anderson, Moore, Long, Brown, McGuane, Bate, Brannagan, Bodin, Taylor, Murphy
  • Arsenal XI: Turner, Tomiyasu, Holding, Gabriel, Tierney, Elneny, Lokonga, Vieira, Saka, Martinelli, Nketiah


Follow ALL of the latest updates below…

  • Full Time: Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    It’s all over at the Kassam Stadium.

    Arsenal go into the fourth round where they will face Manchester City at the Etihad.

    Stay with us for the post match reaction!

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    90+1, Arsenal are just sitting off their opponents for the remaining couple of minutes.

    They know the job is done.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    90, Referee David Coote has decided that we’re going to play an additional two minutes here.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    87, The changes seem to have made all the difference for Arsenal here.

    They’ve been in total control of this match ever since Zinchenko and Xhaka entered the fray.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    85, Yet more bookkeeping for you!

    Johnson and Fleming are on for Oxford in place of McGuane and Brown.

    Phew! Everyone stay where they are for a few minutes please.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    81, Arteta makes another two changes.

    Ben White and Marquinhos have ben introduced as Tomiyasu and Fabio Vieira make way.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    80, A sign of rustiness on Emile Smith Rowe’s part perhaps as he wastes a good opportunity to score the Gunners’ fourth.

    Martinelli’s square ball finds him in acres of space inside the Oxford penalty area but his first touch lets him down and his shot eventually deflects wide for a corner.

  • Oxford 0 – 3 Arsenal

    77, Karl Robinson makes two changes immediately after Arsenal score their third.

    Taylor and Bodin are off.

    Goodrham and O’Donkor are on.

  • Oxford 0 – 2 Arsenal

    74, Saka is down and receiving treatment from the Arsenal medical team.

    The Arsenal winger looks in some discomfort.

    Arteta is taking no chances and replaces him with Emile Smith-Rowe who comes on to make his first appearance in almost three months.

  • Oxford 0 – 1 Arsenal

    67, It looks an uphill battle for the home team now.

    But if Oxford can keep it to just one then they’ll fancy they can work one goalscoring opportunity for themselves before the full time whistle.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    60, Arteta makes two changes to his team as Xhaka and Zinchenko are introduced at the expense of Lokonga and Tierney.

    Karl Robinson also makes a change as Yanic-Sonny Wildschut comes on for Josh Murphy.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    58, A dangerous looking ball into the Arsenal box from Ciaron Brown looks like it’s going to drop right on the head of his teammate Sam Long but Gabriel just gets his head in there before the Oxford defender.

    Arteta has sent the Arsenal subs out to warm up.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    56, A corner kick for Arsenal from the far side almost finds its way straight into the Oxford goal.

    McGinty forces his way through a couple of Arsenal players to punch the ball away.

    Pressure building…

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    54, Nketiah is making some good runs in behind the Oxford defence but none of his teammates have seen them.

    Tierney the guilty party this time.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    53, Whatever Mikel Arteta said to his team during the half time break, it hasn’t had the desired effect.

    The second half has taken on exactly the same pattern as the first 45.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    49, A clearance from Brown somehow sends Matty Taylor in behind the Arsenal defence but Matt Turner is out quickly to smother just as the Oxford man was about to shoot.

    Taylor looked a mile offside but replays show that he was being played onside by Rob Holding.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    46, Nketiah should have put Vieira clean through right at the start of the second period.

    The Arsenal forward just didn’t see the run of his teammate.

  • Second half: Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    46, We’re back underway here.

    Neither manager has opted to make a change to their team during the interval.

  • Arteta to make changes?

    Oxford are giving a great account of themselves here.

    Karl Robinson’s team are showing plenty of intensity and are getting right in the faces of their Premier League opposition.

    How long will the Arsenal boss leave it before throwing on some of the star players currently sitting on the bench alongside him?

    The second half is coming up next!

  • Match stats

    Arsenal have enjoyed more possession but neither side has been able to create a clear goalscoring opportunity.

  • Half Time: Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    It’s all square here at the Kassam Stadium.

    Not been a riveting watch.

  • Oxford 0 – 0 Arsenal

    45+1, Matty Taylor thinks he’s in behind the Arsenal backline as he chases Murphy’s long ball forward but the assistant’s flag is up for offside.


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