Oxford set to appoint new boss for Pompey trip

Oxford United look set to have a new manager in charge for their trip to Pompey on Sunday.

Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 10:06 am
Updated Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 10:10 am
Karl Robinson. Picture: Sharon Lucey

The Oxford Mail has reported Karl Robinson is on the brink of taking the helm at the Kassam Stadium and could be announced today.

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The 37-year-old resigned as Charlton boss this morning and is as short as 1/20 with bookmakers Sky Bet to swiftly move to Oxford.

The U’s have been managerless for two months after sacking Pep Clotet on January 22 – but look to have finally found the Spaniard’s successor.