Mullins can be a natural midfielder - Oxford United boss

Bicester Advertiser: Johnny Mullins could continue in midfield tomorrow Johnny Mullins could continue in midfield tomorrow

JOHNNY Mullins has the ability to play in midfield on a regular basis, according to Mickey Lewis.

The centre back has been used in the more advanced role at times this season.

Mullins started in midfield in the 1-1 midweek draw with Cheltenham and could be asked to do so again at Chesterfield tomorrow.

Lewis, United’s caretaker manager said: “In that role he played on Tuesday night you don’t have to play 60-yard passes, you just have to keep the ball rolling.

“You know he’s going to break the ball up and you know he’s going to win headers in there.

“I’m not sure if he quite believes me yet, but he could be a natural.”

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6:40pm Fri 14 Mar 14

dave from witney says...

Any chance of fielding players in their specialised positions. Soon we have Clarke as loan striker and ask the ref to go in goal. Blimey the longer this 'cavity' in the OUFC magaement goes on, the longer I dispair.
Any chance of fielding players in their specialised positions. Soon we have Clarke as loan striker and ask the ref to go in goal. Blimey the longer this 'cavity' in the OUFC magaement goes on, the longer I dispair. dave from witney
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8:11am Sat 15 Mar 14

EastIlsleyyellow says...

Let's hope that Lewis next marstermind is to give Smalley the opportunity to become a super natural substitute!
Let's hope that Lewis next marstermind is to give Smalley the opportunity to become a super natural substitute! EastIlsleyyellow
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