Vital Football

Latest Oldham Athletic News

Mixed Feelings For Baxter

Mixed Feelings For Baxter

Jose Baxter will taste the experience of facing his former club Everton for the first time at the weekend when Oldham take on the Premier League side in the FA Cup.

Baxter, Oldham's top goalscorer this season, is hoping that he'll get a good reception from the Everton fans.

He certainly intents to show them his appreciation, as he told the official Everton website: 'You can never be 100 per cent sure what kind of reception you are going to receive from supporters of your former club but I left Goodison Park on good terms and I have been to a few of Everton's home games to show my support for the lads. I love returning there.

'I love the club. When I see Everton fans crammed into Boundary Park I will clap them, because they were so supportive of me. I am looking forward to seeing them this weekend.

'Loads of my mates from Bootle and around Merseyside will be in with the away fans. It makes me smile to think they will be there - and obviously it's another incentive to perform well.'

The 21-year-old, who is the youngest player to ever play a first-team game for The Toffees, departed Goodison Park for Boundary Park in the summer having been unable to secure himself the regular first-team football that he was looking for.

Apply To Be A Site Editor



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday February 15 2013
Time: 4:42PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew Lets Rip at Haye

Recent Oldham Athletic Articles

Ripley In Team Of The Week (28/2/17)

Oldham Athletic are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

More Reliable Than A League 1 Octopus? (22/2/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League One positions for 2016/17.

Who Serves A Suspension This Week - 22/2/17

Here's a list of all the players currently serving, or under a suspension at the beginning of the week that will potentially keep them out of contention...

Football League - Fixture Day & 2017/18 Key Dates

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2017/18 season, and the all important fixtures will be released on Wednesday June 21 at 9am.

Archived Vital Latics Articles

Vital Latics articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Latics
Write For Vital Latics
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA - Doncaster MotM
Suggested By: Boundary Lad
Kenny19%
Kusunga3%
Mills6%
Wilson6%
Elokobi6%
Winchester12%
Kelly15%
Philliskirk9%
Johnson3%
Ibehre3%
Forte6%
Sub - Poleon6%
Sub - Morgan-Smith6%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Sheff Utd 34 20 8 6 68 26
2 Scunthorpe 33 17 10 6 61 25
3 Fleetwood 34 17 10 7 61 18
4 Bolton 32 17 7 8 58 17
5 Bradford 34 13 16 5 55 12
6 Southend 34 14 11 9 53 10
7 Millwall 33 14 10 9 52 7
8 Peterborough 34 14 8 12 50 3
9 Oxford 32 14 7 11 49 9
10 Rochdale 32 14 6 12 48 2
11 Bristol Rovers 34 12 11 11 47 -2
12 Walsall 34 11 13 10 46 -3
13 Wimbledon 33 10 13 10 43 1
14 Charlton 33 9 15 9 42 5
15 MK Dons 33 11 9 13 42 1
16 Northampton 34 11 7 16 40 -7
17 Gillingham 34 9 12 13 39 -9
18 Shrewsbury 34 10 8 16 38 -12
19 Bury 34 10 7 17 37 -10
20 Oldham 34 8 12 14 36 -12
21 Port Vale 32 8 10 14 34 -17
22 Swindon 34 8 9 17 33 -16
23 Chesterfield 34 7 7 20 28 -25
24 Coventry 33 5 10 18 25 -23
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Oldham Athletic Results (view all)

Oldham Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Northampton Town (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Walsall (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Bury (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Oxford United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Peterborough United (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 25 2017 3:00PM : Sheffield United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Write for Vital Football