386. Richard OXBY
appearances 53+8 (league 27+3)
goals 5 (league 1)

debut Halstead Town, Essex Senior Cup Second Round 19.10.04
first goal HARINGEY BOROUGH, London Senior Cup First Round 19.10.06
own goal Sawbridgeworth Town, Essex Senior League 17.4.07
50th appearance ST IVES TOWN, F A Vase Third Round Replay 22.12.07
last appearance ENFIELD 1893, Essex Senior League Cup Second Round Second Leg 5.1.08

Wide midfielder, younger brother of Andrew who had made his debut the season before. Had been an occasional occupant of the subs' bench for over a year before making his debut, and would have broken the Club record for youngest ever player had he appeared at any time the previous season. Had to wait another two years before making another first team appearance and scored a spectacular winner against Haringey soon afterwards, as Boro fulfilled an overdue cup-tie using mainly reserve players. Got another start a few weeks later, and made the most of it to hold down a regular place in the starting line-up. Notched his first league goal in similarly spectacular style, with a deflected volley which gave Boro a short-lived lead at home to Barking. Was sent off against Redbridge in the 2007 pre-season but notched two goals in successive games in October, on each occasion helping Boro recover from 2-0 down to win 3-2.

Season Appearances Goals
All comps League only All comps League only
2004-05 0+1
2006-07 27+4 19+1 2 1
2007-08 26+3 8+2 3

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