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Unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Antonio German results in a free kick. Damian Batt restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Adam Barrett on James Constable, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Tony Capaldi.
Michael Duberry comes on in place of Simon Heslop.
Alfie Potter grabs a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Gillingham 0-1 Oxford Utd.Tony Capaldi provided the assist for the goal.
Adam Chapman concedes a free kick for a foul on Anton Robinson. Free kick taken by Stuart Nelson.
Shot by Antonio German. Save made by Luke McCormick.
Effort from just outside the area by Sean Rigg goes over the bar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sean Rigg by Bradley Dack. Luke McCormick takes the direct free kick.
Tony Capaldi produces a cross, clearance made by Danny Kedwell.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bradley Dack by Simon Heslop. Stuart Nelson takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Anton Robinson on Adam Chapman. Luke McCormick takes the direct free kick.
Danny Kedwell comes on in place of Steven Gregory.
Adam Birchall leaves the field to be replaced by Antonio German.
James Constable comes on in place of Deane Smalley.
The referee blows for offside against Charlie Lee. Luke McCormick takes the free kick.
Shot by Steven Gregory. Blocked by Tony Capaldi.
The referee blows for offside against Alfie Potter. Stuart Nelson takes the indirect free kick.
Bradley Dack takes a shot from 20 yards. Blocked by Jake Wright.
Deane Smalley concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Barrett. Free kick taken by Stuart Nelson.
Effort from just outside the area by Charlie Lee goes over the target.
Adam Chapman challenges Adam Birchall unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris Whelpdale takes the direct free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Deane Smalley. Stuart Nelson restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Chapman from the left by-line, clearance made by Leon Legge.
Corner taken right-footed by Anton Robinson.
The referee shows Simon Heslop a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Steven Gregory takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
The referee blows for offside against Adam Birchall. Damian Batt takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Bradley Dack by Tony Capaldi results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Stuart Nelson.
Bradley Dack has a drilled shot. Luke McCormick makes a save.
Bradley Dack on for Myles Weston.
Alfie Potter has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.
Short corner taken by Anton Robinson.
Effort on goal by Chris Whelpdale from 30 yards. Alfie Potter gets a block in.
Damian Batt challenges Anton Robinson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Lee takes the free kick.
Deane Smalley challenges Leon Legge unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Chris Whelpdale.
Tony Capaldi takes the inswinging corner, Steven Gregory manages to make a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken by Adam Chapman from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Charlie Lee.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alfie Potter by Leon Legge. Adam Chapman restarts play with the free kick.
Shot by Myles Weston from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.
A cross is delivered by Chris Whelpdale, save made by Luke McCormick.
Charlie Lee produces a cross, save made by Luke McCormick.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Tony Capaldi, Leon Legge manages to make a clearance.
Leon Legge concedes a free kick for a foul on Alfie Potter. Shot on goal comes in from Adam Chapman from the free kick, Stuart Nelson makes a save.
Deane Smalley fouled by Leon Legge, the ref awards a free kick. Luke McCormick takes the direct free kick.
Adam Barrett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alfie Potter. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Adam Chapman from right by-line, clearance made by Deon Burton.
Joe Martin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alfie Potter. Free kick crossed by Adam Chapman, clearance made by Adam Barrett.
Myles Weston takes a outswinging corner.
Joe Martin takes a shot. Luke McCormick makes a save.
Deane Smalley is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Stuart Nelson takes the indirect free kick.
Sean Rigg challenges Charlie Lee unfairly and gives away a free kick. Leon Legge takes the free kick.
Recalled McDonald poses Gills problems
Gillingham boss Martin Allen is considering his attacking options for the visit of Oxford as he ponders who will replace Cody McDonald.
The on-loan striker was recalled by parent club Coventry on Monday, just days after netting the only goal of the game to clinch three points at Chesterfield.
Deon Burton and Adam Birchall are now the leading contenders to step in for McDonald, while 12-goal Danny Kedwell is not too far off his comeback from a hamstring injury, although a start against the U's is likely to be a step too far.
Right-back Matt Fish will be assessed having been forced off at the Proact Stadium with a twisted ankle.
Andy Frampton missed the game altogether due to concussion and he continues to be monitored, while fellow midfielder Charlie Allen (wrist) is not yet ready for action.
Oxford have no fresh injury problems as they travel to the League Two leaders.
Manager Chris Wilder was able to name the same starting line-up for successive games for the first time since August on Saturday and he could do the same again against Martin Allen's men.
"People do have injuries, but to get almost to March and it's only the second time you've named an unchanged side is incredible," Wilder told the Oxford Mail.
Two of Wilder's key men returned to the bench for the goalless draw with York on Saturday. Michael Duberry had recovered from a hamstring injury that had sidelined him for three weeks and Alfie Potter overcame illness.
Josh Parker made his full home debut for the U's and looks likely to be involved again.
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