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Oxford United: Club Connections

Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Mon 5 May 2014
Posted in First Team

Andy Campbell

Campbell joined Halifax back in 2006 and spent two seasons at the Shay in total he made 52 league appearances scoring 12 goals.

Before joining Town, he did have a short spell at Oxford United, joining the club from Cardiff on loan in 2006, making five appearances

In his 17-year career Campbell played for 11 different clubs, scoring 52 in 269 games.

Jake Wright

The Yorkshire-born defender made 63 appearances during his time with Halifax. He joined the club back in 2006 and left in 2008.

Wright joined Oxford United in 2010 and has been an ever-present in the team ever since, making over 200 league appearances for the club.

He is still playing his football at the Kassam stadium and helped the club to promotion to league one in the 2015/16 season.

Simon Heslop

Heslop joined Halifax on loan as a youngster from Barnsley back in the 2007/08 season.

The midfielder featured heavily during the season making 30 appearances in the league scoring five goals.

He joined Oxford on a free transfer in 2010 while the club were in league two. He stayed at the Kassam for three years making 91 appearances before moving on to Stevenage.

Other notable players:

Simon Eastwood, Anthony Griffith, Kevin Sandwith, Martin Foster

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