Vital Football

Latest Oldham Athletic News

Ripley In Team Of The Week (1/5/17)

Ripley In Team Of The Week (1/5/17)

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

The performance by goalkeeper Connor Ripley in the scoreless draw with Wimbledon at the weekend at Kingsmeadow was enough to earn them a place in the side alongside the other most impressive performers in the Football League pyramid.

I think we'll already know ourselves, and not just based on the latest performance, why Ripley was selected as part of the team but explaining the choice - the FL blurb read.

'Ripley made sure his final game in an Oldham shirt was one to remember, keeping out AFC Wimbledon on multiple occasions in a goalless draw at Kingsmeadow. The Middlesbrough loanee`s clean sheet was his 18th in the league, and 19th in all competitions, equalling a Latics club record.'

It's always good to see the club represented in this way, and well played to Ripley for his recognition, but the most important thing about the weekend was of course the point.

Full Team:

Connor Ripley (Oldham Athletic), Derrick Williams (Blackburn Rovers), Aden Flint (Bristol City), David Wheater (Bolton Wanderers), Christian Burgess (Portsmouth), Jake Taylor (Exeter City), Shane Ferguson (Millwall), Craig Gardner (Birmingham City), Curtis Weston (Barnet), Nicky Adams (Carlisle United), Harvey Barnes (MK Dons).

Manager - Nathan Jones (Luton Town).

Bloggers



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

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday May 1 2017
Time: 3:10PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Oldham Athletic Articles

Transfer Windows To End Early?

The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.

League Cup Second Round Draw On Thursday (2017/18)

The second round draw for this year's EFL Cup will take place on Thursday August 10.

2017/18 Diving Ban Panel Announced

Following on from the news that the Football Association would look at retrospective action for diving this season...

EFL Introduces ABBA For 2017/18

The EFL yesterday confirmed that it would support the trial of the reformed ABBA penalty format for the new season.

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
Kenny23%
Kusunga2%
Mills5%
Wilson8%
Elokobi8%
Winchester11%
Kelly13%
Philliskirk8%
Johnson2%
Ibehre2%
Forte5%
Sub - Poleon5%
Sub - Morgan-Smith8%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Oldham Athletic Results (view all)

Oldham Athletic Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League